Bigg Boss 14's casting is on in full swing. Yes, the show will start in October and Salman Khan is going to return as the host. After the phenomenal success of Bigg Boss 13, the makers are working hard to ensure that the upcoming season also has the best of names. One of the contestants whose name is doing the rounds is Shanthi Priya. In case you have forgotten who she is, Shanthi was Akshay Kumar's heroine in his first film, Saugandh. The actress bid adieu to the films after her marriage with Siddharth Ray. He was seen in the film, Baazigar. He died in 2004 and she has been single since then.
It seems Shanthi Priya is keen to start her acting career once again. She has said that she would love to be a part of Bigg Boss as it is one of the most popular shows in India and the globe. Buzz is that Jasmin Bhasin and Aly Goni are also in talks. The two are rumoured to be dating but have maintained the good friends stance. Others who have confirmed that they have been approached are Chahatt Khanna, Shubhangi Atre and Shagun Pandey. The makers want to have a smashing set of people inside like last year.
We informed you that they also approached Sameer Malik, who is known to all the Bigg Boss 'Khabri'. He has refused it. He posted on his Twitter handle that he could not say yes due to a number of personal and professional reasons. Moreover, he said he is not cut out for the house. This season, we will see all rules of social distancing in place. Shoots have resumed everywhere and actors are happy but apprehensive. Will we see Shanthi Priya on Salman Khan's show? Only time will tell!
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