The popular dance reality show Nach Baliye is gearing up for its new season. As per the latest reports, star couple Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput might just be seen judging the show this year along with singer Neha Kakkar. The speculations were rife that Malaika Arora and Arbaaz Khan will be seen judging the show. However, seems like the makers have finally gone with Shahid-Mira. While there’s no confirmation from the couple, the reports add that they have given their nod to start this new journey on the small screen together. Also Read - Neha Kakkar's Audition at Indian Idol 2: Anu Malik Slaps Himself After Watching Her Performance | Watch
Shahid has earlier judged another popular dance reality show, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, while it’s first camera appearance for Mira. Rumours suggest that the couple is trying to sort out their equation with the show’s team considering it’s going to Mira’s first show and risk with her image won’t be appropriate. Adding more buzz to it is the news that actors Jennifer Winget and Sunil Grover will be seen as hosts of the show. Also Read - Indian Idol 12: Neha Kakkar, Vishal Dadlani, Himesh Reshammiya, Aditya Narayan Earn THIS Much Per Episode
Jennifer was recently seen on Colors TV show Bepannaah and Sunil is getting ready for the release of Salman Khan starrer Bharat in which he plays an important role. The film is slated to hit the screens this Eid on June 5. Also Read - Indian Idol 12: Neha Kakkar, Dhvani Bhanushali's Impromptu Performance on Nora Fatehi's Dilbar Sets Stage on Fire
Meanwhile, Nach Baliye 9 is expected to see a stunning lineup of contestants, like every year. The names that are going the rounds for this season include Anita Hassanandani-Rohit Reddy, Drashti Dhami-Neeraj Khemka, Rubina Dilaik-Abhinav Shukla, Romil Chaudhary and his wife, Siddharth Nigam-Avneet Kaur, Rohan Mehra-Kanchi Singh, Sana Khan-Melvin Louis, Divya Agarwal-Varun Sood and Deepak Thakur-Somi Khan among others.
One of the small screen’s most favourite jodis – Divyanka Tripathi and Vivek Dahiya participated and won the show last year. It will be interesting to see who all reach the finals in Nach Baliye 9 considering all the speculated names appear strong and equally popular.