After Bigg Boss 9, another show that will soon hit the television screens is Khatron Ke Khiladi 7. The tag line given for this season is Kabhi Keeda Kabhi Peeda.
Every time the reality show is announced, the names of probable celebrity contestants and the hosts who would be on the show do the rounds. Arjun Kapoor will be debuting on the small screen as a host. He will continue the legacy Akshay Kumar and Rohit Shetty who were hosts of the previous seasons.
In the press conference Arjun was quoted as saying by IANS, "I'm continuing the legacy Akshay and Rohit have started... we all have our unique skills and personality. So hopefully, this time mine will come on the forefront."
An adaptation of the American television show Fear Factor, Khatron Ke Khiladi, will have the celebrity contestants who will be facing their fears. This year, the reality show will be shot extensively in Argentina.
Coming to the list of contestants, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 8 contestants Kavita Kaushik, Vivian Dsena, Indian football player Baichung Bhutia and host and actor Karan Wahi were some of the names which were considered.
But, as we all know Kavita, who was approached for the show, said ‘No' to after Jhalak fiasco. She had even said that she won't be doing a reality show henceforth. Though Vivian was approached earlier for the show, he was yet to finalise it.
Bollywood actress and the first runner up from the biggest reality show Bigg Boss 7, Kajol's sister, Tanisha will be seen facing her fears in this season of KKK. Tanisha was one of the judges in the Gangs of Haseepur, the stand-up comedy show.
Handsome hunk, Shiv aka Siddharth Shukla from Uttaran will be seen facing his fear in Arjun's KKK. He was seen in Bollywood movie Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya, which had Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt.
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Celebrity couple Jay-Mahi, was the winner of Nach Baliya 5. Jay had hosted the show Dance India Dance and had done Bollywood movies like Hate Story 2 and Ek Paheli Leela.His wife Mahi, is famous for her role Nakusha in Laagi Tujhse Lagan. She was one of the participants of Khatron Ke Khiladi 5, but opted out due to a leg injury
Winner of Jhalak Dhikhla Ja 8 and Dance India Dance Li'l Masters, will be seen facing his fear in this season of KKK. He had also participated in Dance Ke Superkids and DID Dance Ka Tashan. Faisal made his acting debut through Sony TV's Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap.
Mukti is a contemporary dancer, who has participated in dance reality shows like Zara Nach Ke Dikha and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. She was also seen in movies, Hate Story, Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster and Kaanchi.
Famous for her role Ichcha in Uttaran, Tina has few movies like Chokher Bali and Parineeta in her credit list.
Miss India 2008 and first runner-up at Miss World 2008 was seen in Tamil (Billa II), Malayalam (KQ) and Hindi (Pizza) movies.
Miss India finalist for 2006, Aishwarya and her boyfriend Rohit Nag were one of the contestant pair in Nach Baliye 7. She was also seen in Sony TV's Saas Bina Sasural.
Known as King of Slow Motion for his surreal dance moves in slow motion style, Raghav was seen in Dance India Dance (Season 3). His stage name was Crockroaxz. He has also done movies like ABCD 2 and Sonali Cable.
Sana made her debut in in Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (child artist-Anjali). She was seen on many reality shows like Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6 and 7, Nach Baliye 7 and MTV Splitsvilla Sexy Sana. She was seen in Karan Johar's movie Student Of The Year.
Himmanshoo participated with his wife Amruta Khanvilkar in Nach Baliye 7 and has been the winner of the dance reality show. He plays the role of Dr. Sameer Purohit in Ek Nayi Ummeed - Roshni.
Yuvraj is an Indian professional field hockey player from Maharashtra. He is a Bollywood buff and aspires to become an actor.
Vivan was 2001 Grasim Mr. India title holder. He was seen in Star Plus' Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi. He was also seen in Chak De India, where he played the role of Abimanyu Singh, an India national cricket team.