Nach Baliye 8 is a couples dance reality television show that airs on Star Plus. It is based on a BBC series called Strictly Come Dancing. Sonakshi Sinha ,Terence Lewis and Mohit Suri are judging the show this season. Karan Tacker and Upasana Singh are the hosts for the show. Conceptualized and created by Anil Jha in 2005, the show has since then enjoyed the stature of being hugely successful and popular. This season of the show premiered on 2nd April 2017.
Let us take you through the list of contestants that will be lighting up your television screens in the coming weeks:
DIVYANKA TRIPATHI & VIVEK DAHIYA
These co-actors of a popular show, tied the knot in July 2016 and are one of the most loved TV show couple. Going by their huge fan following they seem to be among the top favorites this season.
SANAYA IRANI & MOHIT SEHGAL
This duo enjoys the Indian television’s cutest couple tag. They met on the sets of ‘Miley Jab Hum Tum’ in 2008 and dated for nearly 8 years before marrying in January last year.
DIPIKA KAKAR & SHOAIB IBRAHIM
After quitting her popular show Simar Ka Sasural on Colors, Dipika is ready to participate on Nach Baliya this season along with her boyfriend whom she is dating for the last two years, telly actor Shoaib Ibrahim. She was also a contestant on Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa season 8.
AMANJOT & PRITAM SINGH
Rj Pritam is participating with his wife married for seven years, who is a Punjabi actress. This ex- Bigg Boss contestant is ready to shake a leg now.
MONALISA & VIKRANT SINGH RAJPOOT
This Bhojpuri actor pair married on national television on Bigg Boss season 10 with a million viewers as witness are set to entertain the audience through their streaming performances.
AASHKA GORADIA & BRENT GOBLE
Aashka and her fiancé are a couple drawing a lot of attention on stage these days. She announced her engagement last year to her American boyfriend generating a lot of buzz.
ABIGAIL PANDEY & SANAM JOHAR
This television actress is ready to rock and roll with her choreographer boyfriend Sanam. They look like one of the strongest contenders on the show.
BHARTI SINGH & HARSH LIMBACHIYYA
While Bharti needs no introduction, her fiancé is a writer by profession and quite a media shy person as compared to his to be better half. They seem to add an interesting touch to the show. This couple is reportedly the highest paid this season.
TRUPTI JHADAV & SIDDHARTHA JHADAV
We have all seen his funny side on television and now he is ready with his dancing shoes on accompanied by his wife Trupti. Their sweet love story started during his struggling days and culminated into marriage.
UTKARSHA NAIK & MANOJ VERMA
This versatile television actress along with her husband is ready to show us the dancer in her. Probably the oldest among the lot, this couple surely has our attention.
The show is done with its introductory performances and the competition has begun. This weekend Pritam and Trupti were the highest scorers with 28/30, while Sanaya and Mohit failed to impress with a 22/30.
With audience voting being taken into consideration along with judges’ scores for eliminations, stay posted for all the updates on Nach Baliye, season 8.