New Delhi, News24 Bureau, July 23: Nach Baliye 9: The wait for Salman Khan's much-awaited dance reality show 'Nach Baliye 9' is over. The show aired on July 19 and Salman revealed the names of the first five contestants. Salman, who was associated with controversial reality show 'Bigg Boss', is part of a dance-based reality show for the first time in history. Apart from the contestants, names the judges were also revealed last night.
Bollywood actress Raveena Tandon and filmmaker Ahmed Khan will be among the judge panel of the show. Actor Maniesh Paul will be hosting the show. The ninth season of 'Nach Baliye' will see 5 real-life couples competing with 5 ex-couples.
Check out first five contestants of Nach Baliye 9:
Prince Narula and Yuvika Chaudhary:
Ex-Bigg Boss contestants Prince Narula and Yuvika Chaudhary, who met for the first time on the controversial reality show, got married last year in October. After marriage, Prince and Yuvika will be participating in a reality show for the first time. It was not a happy start for Prince as he broke down on the show as he lost his younger cousin recently.
Urvashi Dholakia-Anuj Sachdeva:
Actress Urvashi Dholakia, who rose to fame by essaying the character of Komolika in Ekta Kapoor's Tv show, will be part of 'Nach Baliye 9' with her ex-lover Anuj Sachdeva. As the ex-flames were introduced on the show, Urvashi opened up about her 4 years of relationship with Anuj. She also revealed how she fell in love with him and how she met him for the first time. As she is participating in the show with Anuj, Urvashi also put three conditions- people should not take the liberty to label her relationship. Secondly, she stated that she wants to maintain privacy. Stating her third condition, Urvashi said that they will try to be real on screen.
Babita Phogat-Vivek Suhag:
Babita Phogat, who is the real-life 'Dangal' girl, will participate in the dance reality show 'Nach Baliye 9' along with her boyfriend Vivek Suhag. During the premiere, Babita revealed how she met Vivek for the first time. Babita also stated that she would like to take her relationship with Vivek to the next level.
Shraddha Arya-Alam Singh:
'Kundali Bhagya' fame Shraddha Arya will be participating in 'Nach Baliye 9' with her boyfriend Alam Singh.
Vindu Dara Singh and Dina Umarova: