It is the weekend and we can now look back at the last seven days that have passed. The whole week contained many interesting stories from the television industry. Karan Patel’s look as Mr. Bajaj, Salman Khan charging a whopping amount for the Weekend ka Vaar episodes of Bigg Boss 14, Charu Asopa and husband Rajeev Sen’s troubled marriage – a lot of things went down. So, without further ado, let’s take a look at the TV Newsmakers of the week:
Karan Patel has been in the news this week as his new look has come out. He replaced Karan Singh Grover as Mr. Bajaj in Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2 and fans are loving his salt-and-pepper look. Karan Patel revealed his first reaction when he got the offer. In an interview with Pinkvilla, he said, “When I was approached, I was like Mr Bajaj is an iconic and challenging character. Earlier, Ronit Roy did it and then Karan did a good job. So, before saying yes I deliberated if I could shoulder the responsibility and then I took a day or two and then decided to give it a try.”
Bigg Boss 14
Bigg Boss 14 is in the news this week. It is the time of year when Bigg Boss promos are out and we start speculating who will be a part of the show. Salman Khan begins shooting for the promos of the show but this time nothing of this sort has happened due to COVID-19. There were reports of Salman Khan quitting the show after the last season. However, as per the latest buzz, not only will Salman return to the show but has also raised his fees. Yes, as per the latest buzz the Bharat actor is charging a whopping Rs 16 crore per episode. Yes, you read that right. If reports are to be believed, Salman has raised his fees per episode. Meanwhile, this time, there would be about 16 contestants which will have 13 celebrities and 3 commoners. Various celebrities like Karan kundrra, Surbhi Jyoti, Jasmin Bhasin, Ishq Mein Marjawan actress Alisha Panwar, Ishqbaaaz actress Mansi Srivastava had been approached for the fourteenth season.
Charu Asopa and Rajeev Sen
Charu Asopa and Rajeev Sen have been in the news recently for all wrong reasons. The two got married in June last year. However, as per reports, things have not been good between them. The two did not celebrate their first wedding anniversary and are also living separately. It was reported that Charu Asopa and Rajeev Sen have deleted their pictures from social media. Yes, the two have deleted all their pictures together and also the wedding pictures from their Instagram accounts. This made fans believe that the two have separated. Rajeev spoke about it in a chat with Spotboye and said that he is in a happy zone while Charu denied commenting on it.
Shweta Tiwari and Abhinav Kohli
Shweta Tiwari and Abhinav Kohli have been living separately for some time now. This had happened after she accused him of domestic violence. Abhinav Kohli has slammed all her allegations of late. He has taken to social media to write how much he is missing his 2-year-old son, Reyaansh. He posted a picture of Reyaansh and wrote about how Shweta Tiwari is not allowing him to meet their son. He wrote on Instagram, “I miss you. It’s been 1 month and 23 days since your mummy seperated us. I love you beyond words and surely by God’s grace I will hug you tight very soon.” Abhinav Kohli, in a long interview to The Times of India, said that Shweta Tiwari is not allowing him inside her building. It seems he was looking after Reyaansh when she was away shooting for Meri Dad Ki Dulhan. He said she was letting him meet Reyaansh till May, but later told him to stay away as she feared coronavirus.
Paras Chhabra and Akanksha Puri
Bigg Boss 13 contestant Paras Chhabra’s fans had recently leaked Akanksha Puri’s chats with a shoe brand, wherein she’s in discussion with a stylist to borrow a pair of shoes for Paras. An Instagram page has shared a screenshot of those chats. The caption read, “Chats Screen gets out ! Was it well planned ro malgin @parasvchhabrra ???” Paras Chhabra was asked about the same in a chat with Spotboye. He said,” There were times I was maligned and kept saying it’s untrue, finally the truth has come out .” Akanksha Puri also reacted to those chats shared by Paras Chhabra’s fans. As per a report in Spotboye, Akanksha shared a set of images that showed that the leaked chats of Paras’ fans, which have been circulating, are for another pair of shoes (white) which she had sent, too, but Paras never wore them. She further clarified that the red shoes were bought by her and they were not that expensive. Akanksha sent the chat between her and the designer talking about the payment of the shoes to the entertainment portal.