Mumbai, June 29 (Calcutta Tube / IBNS) Bollywood actor Salman Khan has stepped out of the TV show Bigg Boss 5 citing date issues giving way to actor Sanjay Dutt who’d now make his television debut with the show.
Dutt was approached by Colors on Salman’s suggestion.
“However, Sanjay is yet to sign the dotted line. But everything has been chalked out. The show goes on air in October. Karan Johar’s Agneepath will be wrapped up by then. He will start shooting for Bigg Boss immediately after that. The channel was keen to retain Salman. However, when they approached him, he expressed his inability to do the show,” according to sources.
Meanwhile, Dutt plans to play his Munnabhai avatar in Bigg Boss 5.
As per the insiders, Dutt is said to be introducing a new segment, which is titled as ‘Jaadu ki Jhappi’.
In the segment, the actor will give his jhappis to all the contestants, who are eliminated from the house and are dejected.