After the huge success of Bigg Boss (Indian version of the internationally acclaimed show—Big Brother), Bigg Boss 2 promises to be even more exciting. Not only there will be a whole set of new celebrities (and even some non-celebrities), the show will be aired on “Colors” (‘COLORS’ is Viacom18′s (a 50/50 joint venture operation in India between Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B) and the Network18 Group)).
The channel has roped in Big Brother 2007 winner Shilpa Shetty to host the show! The show will go on air from August-end 2008. Shilpa, who became a hot favourite in Britain after her Big Brother win, will replace Arshad Warsi. And imagine, how much BIG SISTER is getting for hosting the show? A WHOPPING Rs. 8 crore (8 million Indian Rupees).
So who will be the contestants? Well that’s a secret, however, sources say that Bigg Boss team are looking for similar replacements to make the show more exciting and ofcourse full of gossips & controversies. Here are few expected residents of “Bigg Boss”:
Rahul Mahajan - He is known for his short-temper and living a very Casanova life. Son of Late Mr. Pramod Mahajan, prominent politician from India, he recently came into news following his martial problems, which ultimate led to his divorce. If at all Rahul is one of the resident, it will be interesting to see how many days he will survive and how he will be cope with other members in the show.
Sherlyn Chopra - She is one of the hottest item girl in the bollywood now and is said to be as bold as Rakhi Sawant, probably that’s the reason she is the right replacement in her place in season 2. Let’s see how other members will handle her.
Raja Choudhury - Ex-husband of Shweta Tiwari (aka Prerna of Kasuati Zindagi Ki) might also be one of the contestant for this show. Raja came into limelight initially during Nach Baliye (Dance Show) and then after his wife, Shweta complained of harrasment and finally divorce. Its said that Raja wants to get the limelight through this show. Well, lets see how much he can achieve through this show.
Shakti Kapoor - Needs no introduction! It’s said during one of other shows Shakti was working, he said to have expressed his interest working on Bigg Boss. Well it will be very interesting how he flairs and copes with his team members in the show. Aaaooo Lalita!
The above are just the probable, we will know for sure around 6th August 2008, when the Show Organizers will be revealing the details of the contestants. Well, till then keep guessing.