Nach Baliye is a couples dance reality television shows that airs on Star Plus. It was conceptualized and created by Anil Jha in 2005. Since then, the show has enjoyed the stature of being immense success and huge popularity. So far, there have been seven seasons and the nach baliye 8th season is all set to premiere very soon. It will go on air probably in March 2017.
There have been reports that Sonakshi Sinha have been finalized and roped in to judge the show. There haven’t been any official words on other judges. Soon as we hear, we will update it. Coming to hosts, Karan Tacker has replaced Karan Singh Grover who was speculated to host the first episode with his wife, Bipasha Basu. The winning Jodi of Nach Baliye 7 was Himmanshoo Malhotra and Amrita Khanvilkar.
List of Confirmed Participants – Nach Baliye 8 2017:
1. Vivek Dahiya and Divyanka Tripathi
The co-actors of the hugely popular show Yeh Hain Mohabattein tier their knots in July 2016 and have confirmed their participation in the 8th edition of March Baliye. It would truly be delight to watch their dance moves on the show.
2. Mona Lisa and Vikram Singh
Mona Lisa, one of the most famed actresses of Bhojpuri Film industry tied knots with her boyfriend Vikram Singh, who also happens to be a Bhojpuri film actor, inside the house of Big Boss in its recent concluded season 10. And now they are participating in the upcoming season of Nach Baliye.
3. Rohan Mehra and Kanchi Singh
The co-actors from Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hain have been rumored to be dating for long and Rohan Mehra finally accepted it before going inside the house of Big Boss in season 10. Now, they have accepted the participation to shake their legs in Nach Baliye too.
4. Keith Sequeira and Rochelle Rao
VJ Keith, better known as the Raymond Man, will participate with his girlfriend Rochelle Road, the former Femina Miss India International. She also participated in the 9th season of Big Boss.
5. Abigail Pande and Sanam Johar
The television actress Abigail Pande, best known for her roles in ‘Saubhagyalakshmi’ and ‘Zindagi Wins’ will participate with her boyfriend Sanam Johar who is a choreographer. He was the partner of Surveen Chawla during the 9th season. They have been dating for over two years now.
6. Drishti Dhami and Neeraj Khemka
The television beloved Drishti Dhami and her husband Neeraj Khemka, with whom she was with for over 6 years before marrying will be the couple to watch out for. We all know Drishti is a fantastic dancer, and has also won Jhalak Dikhla Ja.
7. Vikas Manaktala and Gunjan Walia
Best know for his role of Amardeep Hooda in Sab TV’s Left Right Life, Vikas Manaktala is currently shooting for Ghulam and will also appear in the dance reality show with his better half, Gunman Walia.
8. Karam Rajpal and Shivaleeka Oberoi
Known currently for his role of Shivam in Star Plus ‘Mere Angan Mein’, Karam Rajpal is dating the assistant director at Said Nadiawaala Films, Shivaleeka Oberoi. They will also appear this season.
9. RJ Pritam and Prabhjot Kaur
RJ Pritam is popular for his show Pritam Pyare. He is one of the most beloved and coolest radio jockey of our generation. He earned a wide recognition after his participation in 8th season of Big Boss. Now, he will appear in 8th season of Nach Baliye with his spouse Prabhjot Kaur.
10. Dipika Kakar and Shoaib Ibrahim
Dipika Kakar, better known for her role as Simar in Sasural Simar Ka, and her boyfriend Shoaib Ibrahim, who also happens to be a television actor are all set to appear in the couples dance reality show. They also revealed that plan to marry soon and have been dating for over 2 years now.
11. Bharti Singh and Harsh Limbachiyaa
Ace comedian Bharti Singh is also set to try her luck with dancing with her lover Harsh Limbachiyaa. They are also all set to tie the knot very soon.
List of Speculated Participants Nach Baliye 8 :
There are other contestants also who participation is not confirmed as of yet. They might or might not be a part of 8th edition of Nach Baliye Season 8. They are:
1. Arjun Bijlani and Neha Swamy
2. Geeta Phogat and Pawan Kumar
3. Kishwer Merchantt and Suyyash Rai
The duo has been together for a long time now and was recently seen last year on the sets of Bigg Boss. Both of them had sustained for a very long time on the show. The couple wishes to try out more reality shows and hence have made their way on the show of Nach Baliye. They have been a very popular couple on the show and thus are back to gain some more love from their fans. They are sure to sizzle on the stage with their dancing skills.
The eighth edition is to be produced by Endemol who are the producers of Bigg Boss. The show is always packed with a high amount of drama, thrills, excitement and hope this season is bigger than ever before.