Bigg Boss 12 is the latest season of celebrity-based Hindi reality TV show. It is one of the most popular shows in the country. Hosted by Salman Khan, Bigg Boss features a mix of contestants who are made to live in a grand house together for around three months. One contestant gets eliminated every week on the basis of public voting and his/ her performance on the show.
The theme of Bigg Boss 12 is 'vichitra jodis'. There are both celebrities and commoners as participants this year. Popular faces like Karanvir Bohra, Dipika Kakar, Shrishty Rode, Neha Pendse, Anup Jalota, S Sreesanth have entered the house this time. As aam aadmis inside the house, faces like Jasleen Matharu, Urvashi Vani, Deepak Thakur, Kriti Verma, Saba Khan, Somi Khan, Romil Chaudhary, Shivashish Mishra among others are prominent.
The first contestant who took away all the limelight the moment he stepped on the stage was Anup Jalota. The Bhajan singer participated on the show with his partner, Jasleen Matharu, who is 28-year-old. In a shocking statement, the two announced that they are in a romantic relationship and will play as one inside the house. 65-year-old Jalota was trolled mercilessly for the same on social media.
The first episode of the season premiered on September 16, Sunday. It began with Salman's scintillating performance on Bigg Boss 12 stage, followed by the contestants' introduction. Shilpa Shinde and Manveer Gujar, winners of season 11 and season 10, respectively, were also invited to grill the contestants before their entry inside the house.
The Bigg Boss 12 house is based on beach-theme. It's been designed by Omun Kumar, who is also a known filmmaker and has directed films like Mary Kom and Sarbjit.