The makers of Nach Baliye 8 are leaving no stones unturned to make the show interesting. We had already reported about the celebrity contestants' list. We had also reported that Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha has joined the judging panel.
Now, there are reports that Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor might debut as a host! Apparently, Ranbir might host the first episode of the dance reality show. Read on to know more...
Ranbir Kapoor To Host The Launch Episode!
A statement from the makers was quoted by a leading daily, "Ranbir Kapoor will be perfect for the grand opening episode of Nach Baliye 8."
"We are very excited and have our fingers crossed to see Ranbir Kapoor set the stage on fire with his dance and stage presence as host!"
Ranbir On Nach Baliye?
The statement further said, "Ranbir is a natural dancer and he will surely set a benchmark for the 10 jodis and prep them up for the entire season."
The Shoot Is Expected On ....
"If things go as planned, we might be shooting later this week."Apparently, the shoot is expected to take place on March 25 (Saturday).
Karan Tacker As A Host...
It has to be recalled that Upasana Singh was considered as the co-host with Karan Tacker. Apparently, his chemistry with Upasana didn't click with the makers, and so, she had to let go of the show.
Yuvraj Singh & Hazel Keech Approached!
There are also reports that the newly-wed couple Yuvraj Singh and Hazel Keech have been approached to enter the show as wild card contestants.
A source was quoted by the leading daily as saying, "Yes Yuvraj Singh and Hazel Keech have been approached to be wild card contestants."
The Source Added...
"The creative team is in talks with them. Just that we need to work around the shoot dates with Yuvraj. If that gets sorted, they will enter the show as wild cards after the second week."
This time the celebrity contestants' list looks interesting. The makers have roped in popular celebrities of television for the dance reality show - Divyanka Tripathi-Vivek Dahiya, Dipika Kakar-Shoaib Ibrahim, Sanaya Irani-Mohit Sehgal, Siddharth Jhadav-Trupti, Utkarsha Naik-Manoj Verma, Aashka Goradia-Brent Goble, Pritam Singh- Amanjjot, Bharti Singh-Harsh Limbachiya, Abhigail Jain-Sanam Johar and Monalisa-Vikrant Singh Rajpoot.
The show will hit the television screen on April 2, and the contestants have already started rehearsing. The celebrity couples have been sharing the pictures of rehearsal on social media.
There are also reports that Shoaib Ibrahim has hurt himself while rehearsing. Shoaib was quoted by an entertainment portal as saying, "Yes, I have injured myself, but it's nothing major. I've cut my thumb. During the rehearsals, there was some floor work that I had to do with the support of my hand. In the heat of the moment, I got a little excited and ended up injuring myself."
Dipika had also shared a picture and wrote, "Thats oops moment when he injures his legs inbetween rehearsals😞😔 #getwellsoon #mondaygrind."
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Watch out for this space for the latest updates of the show...
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