Colors' Bigg Boss 10, hosted by Salman Khan, will see Deepika Padukone as the first celebrity guest of the season. Rumours were doing the rounds that the actress would be making an appearance in the controversial show to promote her film xXx: The Return of Xander Cage.
But now, Raj Nayak, chief executive officer (CEO) of Colors channel, has confirmed Deepika's presence on the premiere episode. "The excitement begins. Look who is coming to Bigg Boss for the launch. 16th October 9 PM - Book your seats Now! xxxMovie Deepika Padukone," Nayak tweeted.
He also shared a video where Deepika is seen telling the audience to gear up for a thrilling ride with the new season of Bigg Boss. "In this tussle between the people of India and celebrities, I will be getting the thrill and action of Hollywood," Deepika said.
The Piku actress will be making an appearance to promote her Hollywood debut film, xXx: The Return of Xander Cage. The news of the actress sharing screen space with Salman on the premiere episode of the much-awaited show Bigg Boss 10, will surely excite the fans of the stars. xXx: The Return of Xander Cage Deepika will mark the Hollywood debut of the Bajirao Mastani actress. The movie also stars Vin Diesel and will hit cinemas on January 20.
Meanwhile, Bigg Boss 10 will be aired on Colors TV channel. The show will be telecast at 10:30 pm from Monday to Friday, and at 9 pm on Saturday and Sunday. The new season will see common people participating on the show along with celebrities. The makers recently teased the viewers with glimpses of the commoners who will be participating in the season through short videos.