The seventh season of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, one of India’s most awaited dance reality shows, is all set to hit television screens with a bang in June.
The celeb lineup of 13 contestants is interesting and includes biggies of TV, singers, dancing divas and even cricket battling it out this season to win the coveted title.
The 13 celebrity contestants
Here is a dekho at the glittering names on JDJ 7 that promise fireworks and some amazing dance moves!
Ashish Sharma, currently appearing in Rangrasiya as the stern Major Rudra Pratap Singh, Mouni Roy, who recently portrayed the character of Goddess Sati in Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev, passionate dancer, Shakti Mohan, the winner of Zee TV’s Dance India Dance 2, Pooja Bose, Goddess Parvati as well as Goddess Adi-Shakti and Goddess Kali in Devon Ke Dev – Mahadev will shake their booty on JDJ7.
Others who will be seen grooving on the dance reality show include tainted cricketer S Sreesanth, actors Purab Kohli & Sophie Choudry, stand-up comedian Kiku Sharda, handsome hunk, Karan Tacker who made women go weak in knees as Viren Singh Vadhera in Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai.
Briliant playback singer Sukhwinder Singh, pretty lass Kritika Kamra who wowed viewers in Kitani Mohabbat Hai & Kuch Toh Log Kahenge, VJ Andy who grabbed eyeballs in Bigg Boss 7 and 8-year old Akshat Singh will also shake a leg on JDJ7.
Popular TV actress Drashti Dhami will co-host the celebrity dance show ‘Jhalak Dikhla Jaa 7’ with actor Ranvir Shorey. Drashti won the last season of ‘Jhalak… with her partner choreographer Salman Yusuff Khan while Shourey is currently seen in Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 5. The duo is replacing Manish Paul and Kapil Sharma who hosted the sixth season of the show.
Drashti has started shooting for the show but the lady has yet to meet Ranvir. “I guess we?re both very busy with our careers. I am yet to meet Ranvir. But I know he’s fantastic with his quips and repartees whereas it is the first time as a host for me. So yeah, I am nervous. We need to establish a comfort level between us before the show begins,” she said.
The three beloved judges-Karan Johar, Remo D’Souza and Madhuri Dixit Nene-who enthralled viewers with their wit and charisma have been retained and may be seen in an altogether new avatar in JDJ7!