List of Celebrity participants and their partner choreographers
The main reason of popularity of dance reality show Jhalak Dikhla Jaa is the selection of celebrities to participate in the show, the uniqueness is that it select celebrities from different fields. Last year Sushil Kumar 5 crore winner of KBC, Sanath Jaysurya famous cricketer were the contestants not related to acting and dancing. In previous seasons Sanjeev Kapoor, Mohinder Amarnath, Baichung Bhutia also participated, in fact Bhaichung Bhutia footballer was even winner of the show.
In Jhalak Dikhhla Ja season 6, 2013 the contestants are
1. Shaan- Famous singer Shaan who came several hit songs and also acted in few movies will now deliver his talent in completely different field that is dancing and is the first contestant. Partner choreographer of Shaan in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa is Marischa Fernandes who was winner in JDJ season 4.
2. Shweta Tiwary- It seems that no reality show is complete without Shweta Tiwary and after winning in Bigg Boss season 4, she will now dance in this show. Shweta Tiwary is anyway a good dancer and also participated earlier in Nach Baliye with her ex husband Raja Choudhary. Partner choreographer of Shweta Tiwary in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa is not finalized yet.
3. Dhrashti Dhami- She has a huge fan following after playing the character of Madhubala in TV serial Madhubala -Ek Ishq Ek Junoon. Being inspired by her brother Jaysheel and sister in law Suhasi Dhami who participated in Nach Baliye, Dhrasti will also shake her legs in JDJ 6. Partner choreographer of Dhrasti Dhami in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa is Salmaan. Code of Dhrasti Dhami to vote is DRA
4. Suresh Menon- Dancing is completely a different skill than comedy and this time he opted the dancing platform o entertain his audience and will participate in JDJ this year. Partner choreographer of Suresh Menon in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa is Suchitra. Code to vote Suresh Menon is SUR.
5. Arti Chhabaria- Glamorous actress who acted in few bollywood hit movies like Awara Pagal Deewana, Shaadi No 1 and few more will again hit the small screen after winning Khatron Ke Khiladi as a contestant of Jhalak Dikhla Ja season 6 and Partner choreographer of Arti Chhabaria in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa is Cornel. Code to vote Aarti Chhabaria is AAR.
6. Ekta Kaul- The beauty from Kashmir who will be playing the role of Saahiba in Zee TV’s cross border love story ‘Rab Se Sona Isshq’. She will explore her dancing skill in JDJ platform. Partner choreographer of Ekta Kaul in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa is not finalized yet.
7. Siddharth Shukla- Shiv of popular TV serial Balika Badhu will show her dancing talent is a contestant of JDJ 2013. He was also winner of best model in 2005. Partner choreographer of Siddhrth Shukla in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa is not finalized yet.
8. Meghna Malik- Ammaji of TV serial Na aana is desh Lado will be changing her angry womean’s image by showing her dancing talent and will shake on the floor of Jhalak Dikhhla Ja 2013. Partner choreographer of Meghna Malik in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa is not finalized yet.
9. Karanveer Bohra- A trained dancer who is a bad man on TV daily soap and acted in many serials like serials like Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Shararat, Ek Se Badhkar Ek, and Welcome- Mehmaan Nawaazi Ki. He has also acted in films like Teja, Kismat Konnection, Mumbai 125 km in 3D. Now he is back to TV again as a contestant of JDJ season 6. Partner choreographer of Karanveer Bohra in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa is not finalized yet.
10. Lauren Gottlieb- A contestant of US dance reality show So You Think You Can Dance season 3 will be competing with Indian dance celebrities in Jhalak Dikhla Jaa 2013. Partner choreographer of Lauren Gottileb in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa is Punnet. Code to vote Lauren Gottliab is LAU.
11. Eijaz Khan- Most popular TV actor of Ekta Kapoor’s Balaji camp who was last seen in Shubh Vivah was absent from silver screen due to his shoulder injury is back again to participate in dance show inspite of his old injury. Partner choreographer of Karanveer Bohra in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa is not finalized yet.