Noted film and TV actors Puneet Issar and Ashish Chowdhry, popular television actress Kavita Kaushik and child actor Faisal Khan have been approached to participate in the forthcoming eighth season of dance reality show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa'.
"Talks are on with the channel. But nothing is confirmed yet," Kavita, best known for playing Chandramukhi Chautala in the show 'FIR', told PTI.
Puneet Issar. Pic/Shadab Khan
Puneet, who was last seen in reality show 'Bigg Boss', is also in talks for the show.
"I enjoy dancing and I would like to be part of it. We are still talking," he said. Faisal, the winner of dance reality show 'Dance India Dance Li'l Masters 2', has also been approached for 'Jhalak...'.
"We are still talking about it. I would love to be part of that show," said Faisal, who is best known for the lead role of young Maharana Pratap in the show 'Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap'.
Ashish is also in talks with the makers of 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa'. "I have been approached for the show as participant and host. We are still discussing about it. We have not closed it yet. I have not signed it yet due to various reasons," Ashish said.
Actress Sargun Mehta, who won appreciation for her performances in TV shows like 'Phulwa' and 'Ballika Vadhu', has apparently been confirmed as one of the participants. When asked about it, Sargun said, "Let's keep it as no comments."
The dance reality show in the previous seasons was judged by filmmaker Karan Johar, actress Madhuri Dixit and choreographer-director Remo D'Souza. However, there have been reports that Madhuri will not be judging it this time.