Namish Taneja, who is currently part of Aye Mere Humsafar, recently opened up about being approached to participate in Color’s reality show Bigg Boss. But, the Swaragini actor has had to decline the offer.
Opening up about being part of the controversial reality show, Taneja said that while he was in talks with the producers, he was selected as the lead character in Aye Mere Humsafar.
Taneja said, “I have been fortunate enough to enter the Bigg Boss house earlier. This year, while I was in talks with the makers of the reality show, however, producers of Aye Mere Humsafar selected me.”
Namish Taneja added, “I am happy to take up the show and excited for this journey. Also, I am equally keen and excited to go in the Bigg Boss house, God willing probably in the upcoming seasons.”
Bigg Boss 14 was supposed to go on air this month but has been pushed to October. The reason for the same hasn’t been revealed yet. While the official contestant list isn’t out, many names are being tossed around as potential housemates. Some of the speculated names for Bigg Boss 14 include Jasmin Bhasin, Nia Sharma, Vivian Dsena, Sugandha Mishra, Nishant Malkani, Pavitra Punia, Akanksha Puri, Karan Kundra, Mansi Srivastava and Jaan Kumar Sanu.
Reports are also doing the rounds about last season’s contestants, Sidharth Shukla, Asim Riaz and Himanshi Khurana, entering the Bigg Boss 14 as well.
Namish Taneja gained fame in television for his roles in Swaragini and Main Maike Chali Jaungi Tum Dekhte Rahiyo.
The story of Aye Mere Humsafar revolves around the unexpected marriage of an ambitious woman and a simpleton with no ambition in life. Besides Namish, the show also stars Hemant Thatte, Rishina Kandhari and Parvati Sehgal.