The action director-hero of Bollywood, Rohit Shetty grabs the attention of Indians through his reality stunt show, “Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi” every year. With a lot of buzz going in the town, the list of contestants appearing for Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 12 came out. You will be surprised to know these names:
Bigg Boss 14 winner Rubina Dilaik became the first confirmed contestant on the upcoming 12th season of the adventure reality show Khatron Ke Khiladi. The host, filmmaker Rohit Shetty will also return for the new season that might return to Cape Town. Earlier, in the last season, his husband Abhinav Shukla participated in Khatron Ke Khiladi. After Rubina’s appearance on Salman Khan’s Bigg Boss, she appeared in a few music videos. She also became popular for her work in the TV show “Shakti – Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki”.
Confirming her participation in the show, she said that she endured many obstacles in her life that made her stronger. Also, she became very motivated and excited to appear on Khatron Ke Khiladi. She feels confident under Rohit Shetty’s guidance, she might achieve more than the goals she set.
The Kumkum Bhagya actress, Sriti Jha also joined the list of contestants for Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 12. The actress heads to Cape Town along with other contestants for the shooting of this show. On joining Khatron Ke Khiladi 12, the actress said, “I am absolutely petrified of doing Khatron Ke Khiladi 12 but it’s a decision I’ve made. I do not play well with danger. In situations that require me to choose a ‘fight or flight’, I always chose flight. This decision is extremely contradictory to my personality, but I am extremely excited to surprise even myself if not anyone else. I am expecting it to be a fun decision overall”. The actress also worked in shows like Kundali Bhagya, Bhagya Lakshmi, etc.
To make the show bigger and better than before, Rohit Shetty took on board Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai fame, Shivangi Joshi. Sharing her excitement, she said that her first-ever reality show might become a good platform to overcome my fears and test my abilities. She thinks that Rohit Shetty acts as a motivator for her. The actress, after leaving Yeh Rishta.. show, joined Balika Vadhu 2, which ran for a shorter period of time. However, the news of her joining this adventure-based Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 12 will come as a delight to her fans. Shivangi plans to move to Cape Town this month to begin the shooting of the show.
The renowned choreographer and dancer Tushar Kalia also confirms his participation in the show. The dancer specialized in a few dance forms, such as Mayurbhanj Chhau, Kalari and Contemporary dance. Talking about his participation in the show, Tushar Kalia said that performing action sequences and stunts always remain on his list. Participating in Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 12 takes him a step forward in that direction. His interest in exploring and trying newer adventures will come in handy during this journey. He looks forward to performing well under the guidance of Rohit Shetty”. The actor previously participated in the dance reality show “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa”. He also worked as the Stage Director of the reality show “India’s Got Talent”. The dancer also judged the dance show “Dance Deewane Season 3”.
Khatron Ke Khiladi 12 surprised the public with the name of the model Erika Packard. She gained popularity in the media as the former girlfriend of Siddhanth Kapoor, brother of Shraddha Kapoor. Erika Packard seems to be connected with Bollywood. Her late father Gavin Packard received popularity as a known villain in the films during the 1980s and 90s. Erika became a supermodel and walked for leading designers and brands. In fact, she was featured in an advertisement with Ranbir Kapoor too.
Regarding her entry into the show, she said, “I always wanted to test my capabilities and conquer my fears. I’m glad that I’m going to be part of a cult show, Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 12, which will not only help me emerge physically stronger but also test the limits of my mental strength.”
The Ace of Space fame Chetna Pande confirms her presence on the list of Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 12. Talking about the show, Chetna said that she participated in reality shows before also, but Khatron Ke Khiladi seems, unlike any other show. Khatron Ke Khiladi truly tests one’s determination and willpower. She is all set to go the extra mile to leave her mark in this unexplored territory. The actress also participated in shows and movies like Dilwale, MTV India, I Don’t Luv U, Jaane Kyun De Yaaron, etc.
A UK based model, businessman, and social media influencer who hailed from India appeared previously on Bigg Boss 15. The model on being a part of a stunt show said that he thinks of himself as a strong competitor and that participating in Khatron Ke Khiladi is something that he always wanted to do. He became glad to become a part of this show since he believes this as a once in a lifetime opportunity. The show truly tests your mental and physical strength, and he seems all geared up to put his skills to the test.
The stand-up comedian Munawar Faruqui has been approached to face fearful challenges and try new adventures in the 12th season of Khatron Ke Khiladi. The actor recently rose to fame with Kangana Ranaut’s show “Lock Upp”. In that show, he became the hot favourite amongst all the female contestants. The actor made his debut recently and will become popular after coming on this show. He previously worked on creating stand-up comedy videos and posting them on YouTube.
The grand finale of Lock Upp happens to stream this weekend. The winner receives a sum of Rs 25 lakh and a car. The two people who remain the strongest competitors on the show are Munawar Faruqui and Payal Rohatgi.
Earlier the comedian was put behind bars because of a complaint filed by some representative of Hind Rakshak Sangathan. For organizing the event without permission, flouting COVID-19 safety norms and hurting religious sentiments, he faced the consequences. After some time, he got bailed out and he returned to his comedy world.
Known for his tremendous work in TV serials like Kulfi Kumar Bajewala, Doli Armaanon Ki and many more, Mohit Malik gears up for entering Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 12. Talking about his entry into the show, Mohit said that he previously worked across various mediums and people see him as a serious actor. Now he wants everyone to see his adventurous side and his real personality outside the role of an actor. With this show, he really looks forward to unlocking his true potential and overcoming his fears.
Bigg Boss 15 runners-up Pratik Sehajpal also confirms his participation in the show. actor, model, and fitness trainer by profession, Pratik appeared on the screen only in Bigg Boss. Talking about Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 12, Pratik said, “I’ve always been a competitive person and believed in challenging myself on a daily basis. When my adrenaline gets pumping, I take the leap of faith and guess what? That is when I really fly! The key is to simply close your eyes and put faith in whatever you do. Under Rohit sir’s guidance, we will surely push harder to become the best version of ourselves and have a wonderful time along the way!”
The beautiful actress and model made her name in the industry with shows like Kasautii Zindagii Kay, Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi, etc. Being an adventure lover, and meeting the fitness standards of the show, Erica might share the stage with other contestants. However, her presence on the show remains officially unconfirmed.
Shaikh Muhammad Mudassir Faisal, popular as Mr Faisu gained popularity after he became a star on the video platform Tiktok. However, due to some issues, his account got blocked from Tiktok. Also, Tiktok itself, a Chinese application received a ban from the Indian government with regard to tensions between Indo-China. While Faisu made his acting debut with ALTBalaji’s Bang Baang – The Sound of Crimes, this show became his first stint on a non-fiction show. However, fans await his official confirmation on the same.
Another television actress, Jannat Zubair plans to appear in Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 12. No official reports arrived claiming her participation but rumours suggest her participation. She acted in many films and television shows, such as Kashi – Ab Na Rahe Tera Kagaz Kora, Bharat Ka Veer Putra–Maharana Pratap, Aagaah–The Warning, Hichki, etc.
A dancer, model, actress, television talk show host and whatnot, Rakhi nailed it in all the fields. With unique and out of the box looks in the public, she became an internet sensation. She is one of those actresses to feature in the first season of Bigg Boss. She featured in shows and movies, such as Main Hoon Na, Ek Kahani Julie Ki, Buddha Mar Gaya and many more. According to the reports, Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 12 also features her. However, her chances of getting into the show still remain not confirmed.
After reading the whole list, the fans can hardly wait for the premiere of the next season on national television. Let’s wait and watch, who takes home the prizes this year!