Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi, the most adventurous stunt reality show of India is returning for its next season, which will be its 8th season. The show is based on American stunt show Fear Factor. It debuted in India in 2006 on Sony TV and consequently after its first season, the show has been airing on Colors TV. While the last season was shot in Argentina, the 8th season will be shot most likely in Spain.
Moving on, let’s have a look at the host, contestants and airtime of the 8th season of Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi.
Host & Winners
The most prolific stunt director of India, Rohit Shetty is the most apparent choice of the channel for hosting the 8th season of Khatron Ke Khiladi. However, if some reports are to be believed, Arjun Kapoor, who hosted the 7th season might also return to host the show.
Siddharth Shukla won the previous (7th season) whereas Sana Saeed was the runner up.
Herein is the list of confirmed and touted contestants for the 8th season of Khatron Ke Khiladi.
- Manveer Gurjar: The winner of 10th season of Big Boss has confirmed his participation for the 8th
- Manu Punjabi: However, his participation is not sure as of yet. But it will be great to see him once again on television alongside Manveer.
- Geeta Phogat: The prolific Indian wrestler who has been sweeping headlines lately on account of her biographical film Dangal is highly anticipated to appear in the show.
- Hina Khan: The very beloved Akshara of Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hain fame has also been touted to be on board by the show runners.
- Nia Sharma: Recently named as the third sexiest Asian, the star of web series twisted and telly show Jamai Raja, Nia Sharma is also expected to be a part of the show.
- Prince Narula: MTV Roadies 12th winner, MTV Splitsvilla 8th winner and Big Boss 9th winner is all set to go for the trophy of Khatron Ke Khiladi 8th.
- Yuvika Chaudhary: Actress, Big Boss season 9 participant and Prince Narula’s girlfriend might also be seen competing against him and others in the next season.
- Rimi Sen: According to reports, actress and Big Boss 9 participant has also been approached by the channel to be a part of the show.
Other highly touted named for the 8th season contestants of Khatron Ke Khiladi are television actor and host Karan Wahi, actor, dancer and host Rithvik Dhanjani, Rohan Mehra of Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hain fame and Ravi Dubey of the ongoing serial Jamai Raja.
The show is most likely to go on air in May- June. If so happens, it will replace the current show Rising Star’s timings. Timings hasn’t been officially announced yet. We will update soon as we have more info.
Expected Days: Weekends
Expected Timings: 09:00 pm
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