Bigg Boss 17, the popular reality show, is keeping viewers on the edge of their seats with each new episode. The season started with 15 contestants, including familiar names like Ankita Lokhande, Munawar Faruqui, and Mannara Chopra. The excitement has only escalated with two wild card entries – Samarth Jurel and Manasvi Mamgai. Now, brace yourselves for the introduction of another wildcard contestant, none other than international K-pop sensation Aoora.
In a recent promo, a glimpse of the K-pop singer was teased, stirring anticipation among fans. The caption read, "Jab hogi wild card entry of the biggest K-Pop sensation, tab badal jaayegi ghar ke andar ki situation".
All you need to know about Aoora
Aoora, whose real name is Park Min-jun, rose to fame as a member of the South Korean boy band Double-A and its subunit Aoora&Hoik. Debuting on September 4, 2009, with the song 'Love Back,' Aoora showcased his musical talent and expressed his love for Indian culture. His renditions of popular Bollywood songs have garnered millions of views on social media, and his growing fan base in India proudly identifies as Aurians.
Notably, Aoora paid a foot-tapping tribute to Bappi Lahiri with a new version of the cult hit 'Jimmy Jimmy' and presented his take on R.D. Burman's classic 'Yeh Shaam Mastani.' Earlier this year, he enthralled audiences with a performance at a flash mob event at Marine Drive on August 23.
Amid Aoora's impending entry, the current episode has eight housemates nominated for elimination. The list includes Khanzaadi, Vikas Jain, Abhishek Kumar, Neil Bhatt, Munawar Faruqui, Sana Raees Khan, Anurag Dobhal, and Arun Srikanth Mashettey.