The much-awaited Bigg Boss season 12 has finally begun and we couldn't be happier. All the Bigg Boss fans were waiting for this big moment and when its finally here, we are waiting for loads of drama, entertainment, politics, and controversies.
Through the seasons, Bigg Boss has become one of the most popular reality shows on television. This time, the show has some very popular faces like ex-India cricketer Sreesanth, actor Dipika Kakar, singer Anup Jalota, actors Neha Pendse, Srishty Rode, Karanvir Bohra. Other jodis of this season are Romil Chaudhary and Nirmal Singh, Sabha Khan and Somi Khan, Shivashish Mishra and Sourabh Patel, Deepak Thakur and Urvashi Vani.
One jodi on the show that has come as a big shock for all of us this season is Anup Jalota and Jasleen Matharu. Apparently, 65-year-old Anup Jalota and 28-year-old Jasleen are dating each other for around three years. Ever since this news came out, everyone is talking about their romantic relationship and wondering if it is for real. However, we can't deny the fact that singer Anup Jalota himself accepted his relationship with Jasleen in the Bigg Boss Press Conference. He said, "Hum Dono Ek Hain." Well, that clears the air for us!
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Now, let's talk about the money Anup Jalota is charging for this season. As per reports, Anup Jalota is one of the highest paid contestants on the Bigg Boss show. As per a source floating around, "The channel wants elders to watch the show. The younger audience sees it on the net. This time the competition is with family dramas so the channel shelled a huge amount to get him on the show". Anup Jalota is charging a whopping amount of 45 lakhs per week.
Karanvir Bohra, one of the most popular faces of Indian television is charging Rs. 20 Lakh per week to be on the Bigg Boss show. Karanvir has been a part of many popular shows like Naagin 2, Kasautii Zindagii Ki.
Dipika Kakar, who rose to fame with her popular television show, Sasural Simar Ka made a surprising entry in Bigg Boss. She recently got married to her boyfriend Shoaib Ibrahim. There are reports that Shoaib may also join the show. Talking about her per week fee, Dipika is charging Rs. 15 Lakh a week.
Ex-Indian cricketer, S Sreesanth, who came to limelight for his IPL spot-fixing in the year 2013 now has a life ban on him by the BCCI. Surely, Sreesanth is expected to be one of the most controversial contestants on the show. Sreesanth is charging Rs. 5 Lakh per week to be inside the Bigg Boss house.
The show has just begun and we don't know about the turns it will take in the coming days. Brawls between contestants are already making headlines. We can't wait for the weekend episodes where Salman Khan will be seen interacting with all the contestants and commenting on their behaviour through the week. It will be interesting to see Salman's take on the current relationship between contestants on the show. Stay tuned for a lot more entertaining stuff from Bigg Boss season 12.