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The Grand Return of ‘Bigg Boss’
The highly anticipated 17th season of the reality TV phenomenon, ‘Bigg Boss,’ is poised to make a triumphant return on October 15. With speculation swirling about the potential contestants, the buzz and excitement surrounding the show are reaching a fever pitch.
Salman Khan Reclaims the Hosting Throne
The charismatic Salman Khan returns to helm the show, reaffirming his status as the beloved host of ‘Bigg Boss.’ Salman Khan, brimming with enthusiasm, had this to say: “I have a longstanding association with Bigg Boss, and I’ve witnessed that each edition brings novelty and raises the bar of entertainment.
In this season, the mantras of Dil, Dimaag aur Dum have laid out three paths for the contestants, and it will be thrilling to watch their journey unfold. I’m looking forward to hosting this one-of-a-kind edition as the contestants take on the exciting challenge of teaming up with the Boss himself.”
Meet the Potential Contestants
While an official list of contestants is yet to be confirmed, the rumour mill is rife with names that promise a dynamic mix. Speculations suggest a lineup that includes Ankita Lokhande, Vicky Jain, Neil Bhatt, Aishwarya Sharma, Munawar Faruqui, Manasvi Mamgai, Anurag Dobhal, Mannara Chopra, Sunny Arya, Abhishek Kumar, Isha Malviya, and Jigna Vora, as reported by India Today.
Mark Your Calendar
Set your clocks for 9 p.m. on October 15, and catch the show on JioCinema. ‘Big Boss 17’ will also air on Colors TV from Monday to Friday at 10 p.m. And, on weekends, the charismatic Salman Khan will grace the stage for ‘Weekend Ka Vaar’ at 9 p.m.
Exploring the House
This season’s ‘BB’ house brings a unique addition – the ‘Archive Room.’ It’s an all-encompassing library that holds footage from every episode, offering a glimpse into the past and adding an intriguing twist to the show’s dynamics.
What the Makers Are Saying
Alok Jain, President of General Entertainment, Viacom18, couldn’t contain his excitement, stating, “BIGG BOSS is the undisputed king of entertainment in India. No other show has amassed the fandom, viewership, and continued success that Bigg Boss has.”
He revealed that this season would introduce an innovative twist with Bigg Boss actively engaging with the contestants. The show is set to soar to new heights with integrations and brand commitments across various media platforms.
Deepak Dhar, Founder and Group CEO of Banijay Asia and Endemol Shine India, echoed the anticipation surrounding the new season, promising to capture emotions, chemistry, mind games, heartwarming moments, and drama.
He emphasized the unprecedented move where it will actively participate in the game alongside the contestants, allowing them to choose their approach.
With Salman Khan at the helm, the stage is set for television entertainment to scale new heights and continue to captivate audiences across the nation.
Frequently Asked Questions About Season 17
1. When is the 17th season set to premiere?
The 17th season of Bigg Boss is scheduled to make its triumphant return on October 15.
2. Who will be hosting Bigg Boss Season 17?
The charismatic Salman Khan will return as the host of Bigg Boss Season 17.
3. What did Salman Khan have to say about this season?
Salman Khan expressed his enthusiasm for the new season, stating that the contestants will face thrilling challenges as they team up with the Boss himself. He emphasized the importance of “Dil, Dimaag aur Dum” in this edition.
4. Do we know the confirmed list of contestants for Bigg Boss Season 17?
As of now, the official list of contestants has not been confirmed. However, there are speculations about potential contestants, including names like Ankita Lokhande, Vicky Jain, Neil Bhatt, Aishwarya Sharma, Munawar Faruqui, and more.
5. When and where can we watch Bigg Boss Season 17?
You can catch Bigg Boss 17 on JioCinema at 9 p.m. The show will also air on Colors TV from Monday to Friday at 10 p.m. On weekends, Salman Khan will host ‘Weekend Ka Vaar’ at 9 p.m.
6. What’s new in the Bigg Boss house for this season?
Bigg Boss Season 17 introduces the ‘Archive Room,’ an all-encompassing library holding footage from every episode. This addition allows viewers to revisit past moments and adds an intriguing twist to the show’s dynamics.
7. What are the makers saying about the new season of Bigg Boss?
Alok Jain, President of General Entertainment at Viacom18, is excited about the new season and the innovative twist where Bigg Boss actively engages with contestants. Deepak Dhar, Founder and Group CEO of Banijay Asia and Endemol Shine India, promises to capture various emotions and mind games while emphasizing the unprecedented move of Bigg Boss participating alongside the contestants. Both are optimistic about the season’s success and entertainment value.