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Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere highlights: Ranvir Shorey confesses he's participating because he isn't getting work

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere highlights: The third instalment of the reality TV show is back, this time with Anil Kapoor replacing Salman Khan as the host.
Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere highlights: Ranvir Shorey confesses his work isn't going too well
Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere highlights: Ranvir Shorey confesses his work isn't going too well

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere highlights: JioCinema is back with the third instalment of the popular reality TV show. However, this time, instead of Salman Khan, whose name is synonymous with Bigg Boss, his No Entry co-star Anil Kapoor will take over the hosting duties. Excited to host the third season of Bigg Boss OTT, Anil Kapoor said in a statement earlier, "Bigg Boss OTT and I are a dream team! We're both young at heart; people often say - jokingly - that I'm reverse ageing, but Bigg Boss is - seriously- timeless. It feels a bit like going back to school, trying something new and exciting."...Read More

Bigg Boss OTT 3 has created a lot of buzz among the audience from the new host to contestants participating. Chandrika Dixit, aka Viral Vada pav girl, is all set to participate in the show. If you are not an avid social media user and wondering who is Vada pav girl, then don't worry. We have got you covered.

Chandrika Dixit is a social media sensation and became a popular figure through her videos of selling Mumbai's iconic street food, vada pav in Delhi. Her energetic way of interaction drew a lot of consumers and other online content creators.

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June 22, 2024 12:50 AM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Lights are turned off as contestants go to sleep, Anil Kapoor says goodbye

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: As all the contestants enter the house, unpack, and change, the lights are turned off. Some of them retire for the day while the others continue to stay up and chat. Anil Kapoor concludes the show by saying goodbye.

June 22, 2024 12:40 AM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Poulomi Polo Das officially introduced as 16th contestant

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Poulomi Polo Das performed on Nora Fatehi's Garmi from Remo D'Souza's 2020 dance film Street Dancer 3D. Anil then tried to matchmake Poulomi and Naezy, but both of them claim that they see each other as siblings instead.

June 22, 2024 12:27 AM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Naezy officially introduced as 15th contestant

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Rapper Naezy enters the house as the 15th contestant. He performs on the stage before training Anil Kapoor how to rap. Anil confesses it was very tough to rap for his 2020 Netflix India film Ak vs Ak, directed by Vikramaditya Motwane.

June 22, 2024 12:14 AM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Fans are divided on who's the better host – Anil Kapoor or Salman Khan

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: A number of viewers took to X to say that they miss Salman Khan as the host. However, many also claimed that Anil Kapoor makes for a good change.

June 22, 2024 12:02 AM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Neeraj Goyat officially introduced as 14th contestant

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Haryanvi boxer Neeraj Goyat is welcomed by Anil Kapoor as the 14th contestant. He says he wants to prove that boxers like him can be as entertaining as they can be intimidating. He adds he doesn't like people who do buttering.

June 21, 2024 11:49 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Armaan Malik enters the house with his two wives Payal, Kritika

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: YouTuber Armaan Malik enters the house, wearing a red kurta, with his two wives Payal and Kritika, who twin in mauve and white salwar suits. When Anil asked, they narrated how Armaan came to marry both of them. They revealed that Payal and Kritika were friends before they married Armaan.

June 21, 2024 11:36 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Sana Sultan Khan enters the house as 10th contestant

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Influencer and model Sana Sultan Khan enters the house as the 10th contestant. She performs on Pallo Latke and then impresses Anil Kapoor with her Urdu and shayari. Anil then informs her that she's the undercover agent of fans inside the house.

June 21, 2024 11:23 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Ranvir Shorey confesses he's participating because his acting work isn't going too well

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: After arguing with him over the bed, Shivani asks Ranvir what he does for a living. When he tells her he's an actor, she asks how his work is going on now. He replies, “Agar achha chal raha toh yahan toh nahi hote.” He then calls himself a “buddha,” too old to learn content creation now. He then asks Shivani to visit him and teach him how to create content. She then clarifies that she was joking about taking the bed away from him.

June 21, 2024 11:10 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Munisha Khatwani enters the house as 9th contestant

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Celebrity tarot card reader Munisha Khatwani was introduced as the ninth contestant. She didn't only read out the tarot cards for Sai Ketan Rao, but also Anil Kapoor. She said Anil takes time to trust people, but once he does, he goes all out.

June 21, 2024 10:57 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Sai Ketan Rao enters the house as 8th contestant, breaks down on stage

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Actor Sai Ketan Rao entered the house as the 8th contestant. He performed on the stage before talking to Anil Kapoor. He suddenly broke down talking about how he has to act in front of his friends. Sai also called himself a green flag for the girls in the house. Sai is best known for his performance in TV shows Mehndi Hai Rachne Waali and Chashni, and Telugu film Most Eligible Bachelor.

June 21, 2024 10:53 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Contestants already fighting over beds

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: This time, there are two kind of beds in the house – single and double. While Chandrika and Ranvir already reserved their single beds, Shivani has been trying to convince Ranvir to surrender his bed to her. When Deepak Chaurasia enters the house, Love Kataria asks Ranvir to give up his bed for the journalist as he has a leg injury. Ranvir responds, “Let him decide.”

June 21, 2024 10:44 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Shobhaa De grills Deepak Chaurasia

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Anil Kapoor moderates a clash of journalists on the stage as he invites popular novelist and columnist Shobhaa De to interrogate Deepak Chaurasia. He confesses that he's been reading Shobhaa's columns since his childhood. He also says that he's been researching on the show by watching over 50 episodes of Bigg Boss OTT 2 since the past four days.

June 21, 2024 10:31 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Shivani Kumari calls Sana, Chandrika ‘shehri ladkiyan’

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Shivani Kumari was busy touring the house when Sana interrupted her and asked her to mingle with the other contestants. Later, when alone, Shivani called Sana and Chandrika “shehri ladkiyan” (city girls) and wondered how long she can survive in the house with them.

June 21, 2024 10:18 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Deepak Chaurasia enters on a wheelchair, interrogates Love Kataria, Vishal Pandey

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Anil introduces veteran journalist Deepak Chaurasia, who enters the stage on a wheelchair. He compliments Anil on his looks and says he looks as young as he did in Woh 7 Din (1983) and his early Telugu films. Deepak then interrogates content creators Love Kataria and Vishal Pandey about politics and love life. Anil then reveals that Deepak Chaurasia is the seventh contestant this season.

June 21, 2024 10:09 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Love Kataria officially introduced as sixth contestant, pitted by Anil Kapoor against Vishal Pandey

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Love Kataria aka ‘Corrupt YouTuber’ was welcomed by Anil Kapoor as the sixth contestant. He shared the stage with Vishal Pandey as Anil pitted the content creators against each other. Interestingly, Love Kataria is also a close friend of Bigg Boss OTT 2 winner Elvish Yadav.

June 21, 2024 10:04 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Vishal Pandey officially introduced as fifth contestant

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Social media sensation Vishal Pandey, with an Instagram following of 9 million followers, has been welcomed by Anil Kapoor as the fifth contestant.

June 21, 2024 9:52 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Sana Makbul Khan enters the house

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Actor and model Sana Makbul Khan has entered the house as the fourth participant. She's acted in TV soaps like Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon? and Vish. She also participated in the Colors adventure reality show, Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 11. She's also appeared in a couple of Tamil and Telugu movies.

June 21, 2024 9:41 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Chandrika Dixit doesn't know who Ranvir Shorey is

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Chandrika Dixit aka Vada Pav Girl confessed she doesn't know who Ranvir Shorey is. For the uninitiated, Ranvir has worked extensively in Bollywood films, most noticeably in Khosla Ka Ghosla, Singh Is Kinng, and Ek Tha Tiger.

June 21, 2024 9:39 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Uttar Pradesh-based influencer Shivani Kumari officially introduced as third contestant

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Shivani Kumari, who made a name for herself as an influencer from Uttar Pradesh, was welcomed by Anil Kapoor as the third contestant this season.

June 21, 2024 9:31 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Masked person spotted sitting in live audience

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Those watching the launch live could spot a masked person sitting among the studio audience. Is that a contestant who will enter the show later?

June 21, 2024 9:29 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Ranvir Shorey officially introduced as the second contestant

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Actor Ranvir Shorey, best known for his memorable roles in Khosla Ka Ghosla, Singh Is Kinng, and Ek Tha Tiger, has been officially introduced as the second contestant. He was previously married to fellow actor Konkona Sen Sharma and they co-parent an eight-year son, Haroon.

June 21, 2024 9:27 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Phones to be allowed – but there's a catch

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: This season, contestants will be allowed to carry their cellphones inside the house. However, this luxury comes with a caveat. Any information from the outside will be conveyed only to one contestant – a “janta ka spy”, a “ghar ka bhedi.”

June 21, 2024 9:24 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Chandrika Dixit aka Vada Pav Girl officially introduced as the first contestant

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Chandrika Dixit, aka Viral Vada pav girl, is all set to participate in Bigg Bos OTT 3. She was officially introduced as the first contestant by host Anil Kapoor. Chandrika Dixit is a social media sensation and became a popular figure through her videos of selling Mumbai's iconic street food, vada pav in Delhi. Her energetic way of interaction drew a lot of consumers and other online content creators.

June 21, 2024 9:11 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Anil Kapoor said no one can replace Salman Khan as the host

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: When asked at the press conference of the new season how it's like to replace his No Entry co-star Salman Khan as the host, Anil replied, “No one can replace Salman Khan.” He was quick to add that no one can replace Anil Kapoor also. He also said that Salman talked to him and is very happy that Anil is now venturing into non-fiction.

June 21, 2024 8:59 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: It's almost time for the premiere of Bigg Boss OTT 3 on JioCinema

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Anil Kapoor debuts as a host for Bigg Boss OTT in the third season of the reality show. It's almost time to know all about the contestants of this season. Stay tuned!

June 21, 2024 8:51 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Devoleena throws shade at Chandrika Dixit ahead of show's premiere

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Devoleena Bhattacharjee wrote a sarcastic note on how to get selected for Bigg Boss OTT. She wrote that those who ‘shout continuously on the streets for one month, get into arguments, and slap a couple of people’ can go viral and get on the reality show. Read here.

June 21, 2024 8:43 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Hints dropped about a contestant with two wives entering the house

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: In a new teaser Anil Kapoor jokes that this contestant is lucky enough to have not just one, but two women supporting him. Any guesses who the contestant is?

June 21, 2024 8:35 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Shobhaa De drops a hint fans think is about the reality show

Rumours have been abound that columnist Shobhaa De will take part in Bigg Boss OTT 3. “Where ? Doing what ?? Just one guess....okay ??” she wrote on Instagram, sharing a picture of her enterting a vanity van. Fans think it's confirmation enough of her entering the show. But we'll have to wait and watch.

June 21, 2024 8:25 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Sonam Khan says she's not entering the house

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Not every rumoured contestant makes it to the show. Sonam Khan, veteran actor of Tridev-fame, took to her Instagram handle to clarify that she's not going to enter the house as a contestant this season. “My own boss,” she wrote cheekily.

June 21, 2024 8:12 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Step inside this season's ‘magic’-themed house

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: The Bigg Boss OTT 3 house is all things fantasy! From the majestic entrance to the palace themed living and bedroom area, the new season is all about magic and mystery. This is the first time Bigg Boss franchise has introduced the concept of sorcery and angels in the show. See the pictures here.

June 21, 2024 7:59 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Here's when and where to watch the launch tonight

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: It's just an hour to go for the Bigg Boss OTT 3 launch! In case you're wondering how to tune in live, you can watch the entire premiere episode from 9 pm on JioCinema today.

June 21, 2024 7:46 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Naezy dedicates a rap to Anil Kapoor

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Popular rapper Naezy is all set to enter the house as a contestant. In a promo released by JioCinema, we see Naezy dedicating a rap to Anil Kapoor, which talked about how far Anil has come from the bylanes of Chembur,Mumbai, where he grew up. For the uninitiated, Naezy is a rapper who broke out with the song Meri Gully Mein with DIVINE. Both their characters inspired the role of Ranveer Singh's Murad in Zoya Akhtar's 2019 coming-of-age musical Gully Boy.

June 21, 2024 7:33 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Neeraj Goyat set to enter the house

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: In case you couldn't guess the Haryanvi boxer from the latest promo, we've got you covered. It's Neeraj Goyat, prominent boxer and mixed martial artist. He won the title of “India's most promising boxer” in 2008. He became the first Indian to defeat China's Xu Can, the World Boxing Association world champion.

June 21, 2024 7:21 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: This Haryana boxer to enter the house. Can you guess who?

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: JioCinema dropped another promo hinting at a new contestant. In the promo, one can see a man bare-chested sweating it out and throwing fits into the air. The caption described him as ‘Haryana Ka Hero’. Can you guess who that is?

June 21, 2024 7:08 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Anil Kapoor picked Sidharth Shukla as his favourite past winner

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: When we asked Anil Kapoor who his favourite winner from past seasons of Bigg Boss is, he picked Bigg Boss 13 winner and late actor Sidharth Shukla. “I had danced with him on Petals (Golden Petal Awards) on Colors. He's a good looking guy,” Anil said.

June 21, 2024 6:55 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Here's the full list of expected contestants

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: From social media influencers and content creators to journalists, columnists, and bodybuilders, here's the full list of expected contestants who may enter the house today.

June 21, 2024 6:43 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Here's what Anil Kapoor said when asked if he'd ever participate as a contestant

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: When we asked Anil Kapoor if he'd like to enter the house as a contestant some day, he responded, “Only on one condition: If the other participants are Salman Khan and Karan Johar.” Interestingly, he named the two former Bigg Boss OTT contestants as his desired co-contestants.

June 21, 2024 6:30 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Anil Kapoor seems to be having a ball as the host

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Anil Kapoor is taking over the hosting duties from his No Entry co-star Salman Khan this season. Wearing a dark suit and matching glasses, he rocked the stage at the premiere. JioCinema shared stills of Anil enjoying himself as the host.

June 21, 2024 6:17 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Ranvir Shorey likely to enter the house as contestant

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Actor Ranvir Shorey, best known for films like Khosla Ka Ghosla, Singh Is Kinng, and Ek Tha Tiger, is rumoured to enter the house as a contestant.

June 21, 2024 6:04 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Uttar Pradesh-based influencer Shivani Kumar to enter the house

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Shivani Kumar, an influencer from Uttar Pradesh, with a following of 4 million on Instagram, is all set to enter the house as a contestant, JioCinema confirmed via a promo.

June 21, 2024 5:51 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Columnist and novelist Shobhaa De is likely to enter the house as a contestant

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Shobhaa De, prominent novelist and columnist, is rumoured to have entered the Bigg Boss house last night. Interestingly, Shobhaa had a tiff with host Anil Kapoor's daughter Sonam Kapoor when she called her a “lassie who lacked oomph” after the release of I Hate Luv Storys (2010). Sonam reverted by calling Shobhaa a “fossil” who is not “getting any action” and going through menopause. Sonam was quick to apologise for her ‘lapse in judgement.’ Shobhaa later made amends by calling Sonam hot after a campaign and also lauded her acting skills after watching Raanjhanaa (2013).

June 21, 2024 5:38 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: John Effer, fitness coach and Anil Kapoor's lookalike, likely to enter the house

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: John Effer is a bodybuilder and fitness coach who bears a striking resemblance to Anil Kapoor. It would be interesting to see the two in the frame when John enters the house, if rumours are anything to go by. If you visit John's Instagram handle, you'll see a pinned post of a collage of him and Anil. His caption states, “I’m waiting on that Bollywood call TBH. Where is it at!!?? @anilskapoor Kids a great actor - my dad says so.”

June 21, 2024 5:25 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Elvish Yadav roots for friend Love Kataria ahead of his battle with Vishal Pandey

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: After JioCinema dropped the promo of Anil Kapoor hosting the battle of content creators between Love Kataria and Vishal Pandey, Bigg Boss OTT 2 winner Elvish Yadav took to the comment section and made his sides known. He wrote, “Katariaaa,” rooting for his friend. Elvish won the last season after beating Abhishek Malhan and Pooja Bhatt.

June 21, 2024 5:12 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: A prominent news personality to enter the house. Is it Deepak Chaurasia?

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: JioCinema dropped a new promo hinting at a news personality entering the house as a contestant. The said journalist has covered prominent events like the Iraq War, the 26/11 terror attacks in Mumbai, and the Shahin Bagh protest. From his voiceover, one can guess that it's Deepak Chaurasia.

June 21, 2024 4:59 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Arjun Kapoor likely to make appearance, dance with his ‘Chachu’ on Chokra Jawaan

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Anil Kapoor's nephew Arjun Kapoor is likely to make an appearance and dance with his ‘chachu’ on the song Chokra Jawaan from his 2012 debut film, Ishaqzaade. The uncle-nephew have shared the screen in Anees Bazmee's 2017 family comedy Mubarakan.

June 21, 2024 4:44 PM IST

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Anil Kapoor to hold battle between content creators Love Kataria and Vishal Pandey

Bigg Boss OTT 3 premiere live updates: Host Anil Kapoor will hold some kind of competition between two content creators – Love Kataria (1.8 million followers on Instagram) and Vishal Pandey (9 million followers). In a promo released by JioCinema, the battle starts heating up when Vishal says he doesn't follow Love, but has seen his content. As a retort, Love says he watches Vishal's content only for 3 seconds before moving on. Interestingly, Love Kataria is a close friend of Bigg Boss OTT 2 winner Elvish Yadav.

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