Salman Khan-hosted Bigg Boss 16 grand premiere stage is set and this year, it is going to be special. Bigg Boss has promised to play the game, making things more interesting this time around. Here’s all the latest highlights from the grand premiere of the show.
Bigg Boss 16 - Shehnaaz Gill and Sajid Khan
Last Updated: 09.31 AM, Oct 02, 2022
Bigg Boss 16 grand premiere is here on October 1, 2022. The show, hosted by Salman Khan, has already become iconic. Right from the first contestant reveal to guesses about the upcoming contestants to Bigg Boss himself playing the game, this time the show promises to be special.
Catch all the latest updates right from the sets of Bigg Boss 16:
October 2, 2022, 12.00 am IST
Sajid Khan is here. He takes over hosting from Salman Khan and denies being a contestant on Bigg Boss 16, only to confirm that he is indeed the contestant on the show.
Sajid says he was jobless for four months and Salman talks about being Sajid's childhood friend. The two hint about his #MeToo case. He also talks about being taken away from Bachchhan Paandey.
Sajid wants to erase some things her said in interviews. He, however, hopes to work on instinct itself and refuses to find love on the show.
Shehnaaz Gill shares a special message for Sajid Khan. He calls her sweet and recalls meeting her for a project.
October 1, 2022, 11.50 pm IST
A recorded video of Sreejita plays, where she denies that Tina is her friend. She speaks about Tina creating issues.
Meanwhile, Archana argues as Nimrit says that she might switch Archana's place. Archana gets up in fury and tries to fight with Nimrit. With that, everyone except Shiv get furious with Archana.
October 1, 2022, 11.40 pm IST
Tina Datta enters the stage getting a Bengali mithai for Salman. She hopes to get hitched on the show.
The two play a game, where Tina says she would dump her love if he goes against her. As soon as Salman leaves, Sreejita De enters the stage. The two enter the house as Genda Phool plays. Tina even croons the same before entering.
October 1, 2022, 11.30 pm IST
Haryana's 'Shakira' Gori Nagori is here on Bigg Boss 16. Salman is completely mesmerized by her performance and he cannot stop praising her. In fact, the host grooves with her while she tells him about a dream where he was her mama.
October 1, 2022, 11.25 pm IST
The teasing for Gautam Singh Vig and Archana Gautam has begun. He begs for it to not happen while Manya is trying to explain Archana that she should behave in a better way to not get in people's radars.
October 1, 2022, 11.15 pm IST
Manya Singh makes her entry on the show reminding people of her story and struggle. She then models and teaches Salman the same.
October 1, 2022, 11.00 pm IST
Sumbul Touqeer enters the show on Chaka Chak. She is the youngest contestant on the show, even younger than Abdu. She teaches Salman some dance steps before they move on with the show.
Sumbul then recalls how her father motivated her for the show. The actress recalls meeting him during Prem Ratan Dhan Payo shooting.
Salman teases Bigg Boss while motivating Sumbul. Meanwhile, Archana makes fun of Sumbul's name with Shiv.
October 1, 2022, 10.50 pm IST
Soundarya Sharma enters the show reminding people that she is a doctor (dentist) by degree. The actress grooves to Aafat and calls herself an alpha female before meeting Salman.
She is introduced to Shiv Thakare through a photo. He is Bigg Boss Marathi 2 winner and portrays himself as a proud Marathi maanus. He calls himself a zero hoping to become hero through the show.
October 1, 2022, 10.35 pm IST
Shalin Bhanot makes his entry just as Nimrit has been reminded of her responsibility, Knowing his temper and how she has been put in a spot, something interesting is guaranteed.
He confesses that he hasn't followed the show. Just like we guessed, Shalin has no intentions of working if forced upon him. The actor, however, apologizes if he cannot perform as expected.
October 1, 2022, 10.30 pm IST
Nimrit is called to the confession room. Bigg Boss is upset with her since she did not allot rooms and responsibilities by herself but took everybody's opinion on that. She has a second opportunity to prove herself.
Archana misunderstands Abdu's name as Turu Turu. He actually said true true for a statement.
October 1, 2022, 10.20 pm IST
While still talking to Archana, Salman calls TV's Hrithik Roshan Gautam Singh Vig on the show. He talks about commitment. Archana wants to cook for Gautam and thus, Salman teases the two.
When she tells Salman about her fantasies, the host warns he would run away. Then, Archana enacts a filmy scene with Gautam Vig.
October 1, 2022, 10.15 pm IST
Archana Gautam's video begins from her room. She is still not set for the stage and introduces herself for the show. She refuses to fall in love since she wants to marry a politician.
October 1, 2022, 10.00 pm IST
MC Stan is here and he has one of the best introductions on the show so far. He promises that people will get to see how he thinks.
The rapper says that his mother has given him tips to stay away from fights but stand his ground. He wants to get rid of controversy and wants to detox, which is why he's in Bigg Boss 16.
Salman jokes that he has seen MC Stan for the first time through the show. MC Stan reveals that he has Rs. 60-70 lac worth jewellery on him for the premiere episode.
October 1, 2022, 09.40 pm IST
Ankit Gupta and Priyanka Chahar Chaudhary from Udaariyaan fame enter on Naach Punjaaban song. The Udaariyaan couple is touted to be a couple in real life too. They are loved as #PriyankIt.
Salman teases the couple too saying Priyanka's hair is on Ankit's chin. She says they are upset with each other and fight more often these days but also says that they will always have love for each other.
October 1, 2022, 09.45 pm IST
Abdu Rozik enters the show singing Papa Kehte Hai and Dil Deewana. Salman joins him in crooning the tracks.
Abdu, who is also a boxer, promises to beat up anyone who gets angry in the house. He hopes to become captain because Abdu loves to give people orders.
He meets and becomes cordial with Nimrit already. She finds him a cute 19-year-old.
October 1, 2022, 09.40 pm IST
Salman introduces Nimrit Kaur Ahluwalia. She gets on the stage blindfolded and calls Salman her lucky charm. She recalls meeting the actor-host in Ladakh for the first time. Nimrit also plays lawyer with Salman and dances with him on his Bharat song Aithe Aa before going into the house.
October 1, 2022, 09.30 pm IST
Bigg Boss 16 is finally here and we get to see what this 'circus' looks like this time around. Bigg Boss, who has got people curious, welcomes people with his voice soon. He promises a new game altogether.
Meanwhile, Salman Khan enters the show with 'Le Le Maza Le' from his own film, Wanted. The host promises to play the game hand-in-hand with Bigg Boss. The new tagline is 'sola is going to be aag ka gola.' He asks to expect the unexpected, just like always.
October 1, 2022, 03.45 pm IST
Images from inside the sets of Bigg Boss 16 are out and it wouldn't be wrong to say that it is a circus. We all know who is going to be the ringmaster of this circus - Bigg Boss himself and of course, actor-host Salman Khan.
See the pics from Bigg Boss 16 house here: https://www.ottplay.com/web-stories/inside-bigg-boss-16-house-ahead-of-grand-premiere/
October 1, 2022, 09.10 am IST
Salman Khan has announced that Abdu Rozik is the first confirmed contestant on Bigg Boss 16. Abdu is a renowned internet personality. He is a renowned singer. Apart from being the the youngest singer, Abdu is now also the youngest contestant on Bigg Boss.