30 October, 2020

Shilpa Shetty

Actress and queen of reality television on her glamour and her new show, Big Boss

Shilpa Shetty
Do you feel you have a karmic connection with Jade Goody?

Yes. I told her that she "made" me in the UK.

What was her reaction?

She said "You’ve made me in India". She meant for the kind reception she got here. The channel was apprehensive about my reaction if she was invited, but I had no reservations. I think it is essential to forgive and move on.

Who will fill Goody’s slot on Big Boss?

I don’t know. I was really shocked to hear about her illness. I’m praying for her.

What will you bring to Big Boss?

I want to make it very different from the usual TV hosts. I’m an actress and I’ll bring that to the show. I want the audience to be curious about everything, what I’ll wear etc.

What do you think of the inmates?

Each has their own characteristics. Their true picture will unfold. When you win your first task and first ration, the fun begins.

You’re looking really glamorous—is it a deliberate makeover?

Perceptions towards me have changed. People...



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