Advertisement

Spending time with Salman on ‘Bigg Boss’ will be special: Devoleena Bhattacharjee

Advertisement

Popular telly-bahu Devoleena Bhattacharjee has turned "Bigg Boss" contestant this year. Widely known as Gopi bahu to couch potatoes, Devoleena reveals she is nervous and excited, and at the same time optimistic about having a pleasant experience on the show.

Devoleena told IANS: "I don't know what will happen in the house over the coming weeks, or how the situation will unfold for me, but I am prepared for everything. I don't think it will be an easy journey. Hopefully, I will enjoy the stay and it will be a completely different experience. I am sure I will cherish this."

Also Read: Bigg Boss 13 Memes flourish on social media

Advertisement

Asked why she chose to become a contestant on "Bigg Boss season 13", the "Saath Nibhaana Saathiya" actress replied: "I like challenges in life. I think right now on TV, if there is something that can challenge me, it is 'Bigg Boss'. I don't like to be caged in personal life. I can't be at home for two consecutive days, and I am caging myself for three months with strangers, who will probably become my friends in the course of time! But locking yourself in a house with strangers is a difficult task. It is challenging, too. So, I thought okay let's do it!"

Although Devoleena finds it challenging to stay with strangers inside the house, adjustment is not a big problem, she insists, because she is friendly by nature. "I make friends easily. I adjust well with people wherever I go. I don't know what will happen inside the house or how I'll adjust — whether I will make friends or not. But I will try to remain the way I am. I believe in honesty."

Advertisement

There was a time when the actress used to be really good at performing household chores in her daily life. Devoleena expects to regain that habit during her "Bigg Boss" stint. She said, "I used to be very good at household chores, but now I am out of practice for years. So, I guess this also will become a habit in three months. But I will do it."

"I will do it" is the mantra that drives Devoleena in life. One of the highest-paid actresses of Indian television, she is an optimistic person and loves to approach everything with a "yes". Talking about the same, she shared: "I rarely say 'no' to something. Whatever project I take up or whatever I do in life, I always try my best to do it nicely. If I give it my best shot and still it does not happen, then it is probably not my cup of tea. But I always try to give my 100 per cent."

Advertisement

Right now, Devoleena is unable to contain her excitement because "Bigg Boss" will give her a chance to spend time with her favourite star Salman Khan. "I am very excited! I'll be meeting Salman Khan! I have met him once during the shoot of 'Saath Nibhaana Saathiya' and we had clicked a picture. But this is going to be special. I not only get to meet him, I also get to spend some time with him. I get to talk to him every week. These are the special moments I am going to cherish."

Devoleena reveals being slightly upset about missing Durga puja and Diwali celebrations with her family because she will be inside the house. However, what the actress is going to miss the most is her pet dog Angel. [By Ahana Bhattacharya]

Advertisement

RELATED POSTS

Advertisement

UPDATES

Shaan: Basu Chatterjee was a listener than a speaker (FIRST PERSON)

(Playback singer Shaans father Manas Mukherjee was a music director who collaborated with the late filmmaker Basu Chatterjee on the 1984 film "Lakhon Ki...

'Chintu Ka Birthday': Small film, big surprise (IANS Review; Rating: * * * and 1/2)

"Chintu Ka Birthday" (film on Zee5); Cast: Vinay Pathak, Tillotama Shome, Vedant Raj Chibber, Bisha Chaturvedi, Seema Pahwa, Khalid Massou, Mehroos Ahmed Mir, Reginald...

Did Kangana's sister Rangoli just slam Tablighi Jamaat?

Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) An unverified Twitter account that identifies as @KillBillBride and introduces its owner as ‘Rangoli Chandel, Manager & spokesperson to the...

Chintu Ka Birthday Movie Review: Enduringly uplifting, warm & an endearing gem on life and humanity

Chintu Ka Birthday movie review is here. Streaming on ZEE5 from June 05, 2020. The movie stars Vinay Pathak, Tillotama Shome, Seema...

Kangana: 'Thalaivi' a massive scale film, can't release on OTT

Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) With so many films going direct to OTT, bypassing traditional theatrical release, there was a buzz in sections of the...
Advertisement
Advertisement