Who will be Bigg Boss?

October 5, 2009

Last night, between 9 pm and 11 30 pm, my phone was working over time. Calls were going back and forth, messages were being exchanged and opinions voiced – all of them discussing only one thing – the inmates of Bigg Boss, Tritiya (as host Amitabh Bachchan calls it.)

Why is Rakhi Sawant’s mother in? Why does Kamaal Khan call himself KRK? Sherlyn Chopra as a bai in the house? Not just me, but a lot of  bloggers and netizens were updating Twitter and Facebook with every little detail of yesterday’s launch episode.

Shows like this, as Colors CEO, Rajesh Kamat told me last week, may not be in the league of a Balika Vadhu in terms of ratings, but they get talked about much more than the regular daily soaps, which builds the buzz around the channel.

Getting Amitabh Bachchan as host, he said, was enough to create all the buzz they needed, and Bachchan proved last night that he had lost none of his KBC charm, drawing in the audience as easily as he had done four years ago.

Like I have said before, I love watching Bigg Boss, voyeuristic though it may seem, and inmates like Rahul Mahajan, Rakhi Sawant and even Carol Gracias made the show even more interesting for me.

This time around though, I didn’t see anyone that would stir things up a little bit, but I do find myself rooting for Mrs Jaya Sawant – just by virtue of the fact that she is the most unusual choice for a Bigg Boss inmate; the rest seem like the usual suspects.

What about you? Who are you rooting for?


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How about Ms Shetty.. she does add the oomph factor!! :)

Posted by Aditya Kalra | Report as abusive

i think Big B was not necessary to host the show..

Posted by Santhosh | Report as abusive

I’m so sure its going to be the cheap comedian Raju Srivastava.

Posted by r | Report as abusive

We are living in a world where Rakhi Sawant’s mother is a celebrity. My vote will be solidly behind the woman who has been so wronged by her own flesh and blood…sniff…

Posted by Rituparna | Report as abusive

Big Boss rocks, winner should be VINDO DARA SINGH!!!!

Posted by Vis | Report as abusive

I know you will laugh but i have a gut feeling that KRK will win the show.

Posted by anurag | Report as abusive

Its Raju if he does maintains dignity and not involves in any controversy….People like him…though his comedy is bit cheap…

Posted by Tapas202 | Report as abusive

haha.. Ritu can definitely be proved right. I wont be surprised if Jaya Sawant becomes a celebrity and even starts getting item song offers.

Posted by r | Report as abusive

may b its ms.shetty dis time……she has her big sis’s tips……

Posted by subhajit | Report as abusive

I think Claudia will win the BIG BOSS 3. She is not like
other members of the team. I feel she will win..

Posted by Deepak Kumar. | Report as abusive

Probably Tanaaz, she is smart, vitty and with her husband to save her !!!

Posted by saurabh | Report as abusive

It is not important who will win the show but who gets the fame like Rakhi Sawant & Rahul Mahajan. Being not the winner of the show they were actually the winner. Poonam, Vindu,Kamaal & Raju are doing good. Raju’s comedy would be cheap for some but he has proved to be a winner and king of comedy. After Mehmood & Kishoreda, it was Johny Lever and after Johny it is Raju.

Posted by Rajesh Mandal | Report as abusive

I think this show is like the experiment on how the different human mind live together & as the show go on i belive sameeta shetty will win big boss…

Posted by shilpa Naik | Report as abusive

if foolish krk is hidden proudeser of big bos 03 ?

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Posted by ajay verma | Report as abusive

Raju will win

Posted by amit | Report as abusive