Thursday, June 21, 2018

Bigg Boss Season 2 Returns on Star Maa with Nani as the Host

One of the most popular reality shows in India, has made its entry into Telugu language in 2017 with Ace Actor Jr NTR as the host. The show was welcomed by the Telugu audience and was a massive success. The first season of the show which involved Celebrities like Siva Balaji, Archana, Mumaith Khan, Navdeep, Aadarsh, Kathi Mahesh, Prince Cecil, Sameer Hasan, Diksha Panth, Sampoornesh Babu, Dhanraj, etc., stood out as one of the most watched Telugu shows of the time.

The second season of the show of which Nani is the host, has commenced on Sunday, 10th June 2017. Bigg Boss Season 2 got better this time with more number of contestants and is going to last for more days than Bigg Boss 1. As opposed to season 1, Bigg Boss season 2 is going to include 16 contestants from the beginning and will last for more than 100 days instead of 70. The season 2 is taking place in Annapurna Studios in Hyderabad whereas the first season was shot in Lonavla, Mumbai.

Bigg Boss season 2 differed in the selection of contestants as well since no contestant of Bigg Boss 2 is a super star that people can root for. The show also allowed three commoners along with celebrity contestants into the show which intrigued the audience. Check out the list of contestants along with their professions given below. Bigg Boss Telugu season-2 is broadcast on Maa TV and Maa TV Live at 09:30 PM on weekdays and at 09:00 PM on weekends.
Check out the list of contestants that are participating in Bigg Boss.

Amit Tiwari: Known for negative roles in Telugu and Tamil films, Amit Tiwari is one of the senior actors in Telugu Film Industry.

Bhanu Sree: Bhanu Sree is a Telugu Film Actress who played the lead role in Iddari Madhya 18.

Tanish Alladi: Another Actor who was the lead in the films Nachavule, Ride, Nakshatram, etc.
Kireeti Damaraju: A lesser known actor who played supporting roles in Uyyala Jampala, Bham Bholenath, etc.

Tejaswi Madivada: Tejaswi Madivada is an actress who played supporting roles in a plethora of Telugu films. The actress also played the lead role in Ram Gopal Varma’s Ice Cream and YuppTV’s very own Web Series Mana Mugguri Love Story.

Samrat Reddy: Another actor known for his supporting roles in the films Yuvakulu, Konchem Ishtam Konchem Kastam, Doosukeltha, Kittu Unnadu Jagratha, etc.

Kaushal Manda: Kaushal Manda is familiar to the Telugu audience for his role in the Telugu Serial ……… He also played many supporting characters in Telugu films.

Deepti Nallamothu: Deepti Nallamothu is familiar to the Telugu audience as a reporter and Anchor for TV9 News Channel.

Geetha Madhuri: Geetha Madhuri is one of the few contestants that are well known to the audience. She is a reputable playback singer who won many awards for her songs in various Telugu films.

Shyamala: Popularly known as Anchor Shyamala, Shyamala is a Telugu TV actress who bore various roles in some films like Loukyam, Oka Laila Kosam.

Babu Gogineni: Reputable Indian Human Rights Activist, Humanist, and Rationalist, Babu Gogineni is a public commentator and has hosted a multi lingual TV series called The Big Question with Babu Gogineni.

Deepthi Sunaina: Debuted in the Telugu film Kirrak Party, Deepthi Sunaina is a known Youtuber and Instagram Star.

Ganesh: Ganesh is a Radio Jockey from Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh.

Sanjana Anne: Sanjana Anne is a model. She has won the Miss Hyderabad 2016 Title and has been the finalist in Miss India competition.

Nutan Naidu: A social worker from Vishakahapatnam and is the third commoner in the Bigg Boss house.


The show can be watched on Star Maa Live through YuppTV from select regions mentioned below
Bigg Boss 2 Telugu Live is available on Bigg Boss Maa TV and Bigg Boss Maa Music in Australia, New Zealand, Middle East, Africa, Singapore, Malaysia, and in Europe (except Spain, Israel, Italy, Nordic, Portugal, and UK).

You can even watch the missed episodes on Catch Up section of both the channels.

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Watch India vs Afghanistan Test Match now Streaming live on YuppTV for Free

Afghanistan Cricket team’s first ever test match organized in the Chinnaswamy Cricket Stadium Bengaluru is now streaming live on YuppTV. Watch this historical Test match between India vs Afghanistan Live on YuppTV from 14th June 2018, 09:30 PM IST.

Afghanistan, an underdog in the international cricket has recently gained a reputation as a team with some of the best players in the world. The team, despite the country’s intrinsically deteriorating conditions, rose above and stood out to be among the best international cricket teams. Mostly known to the cricket world from the World Cup Qualifiers 2009 where it secured ODI status, Afghanistan has been continuously evolving in its game.

The team has entered the World Cup 2015 where the rest of the world first saw its magnificence in play. The tournament was a historical next step as Afghanistan tasted its first victory in World Cup with a decent win over Scotland. The team has generated some of the finest players since then like Rashid Khan, who became well known to Indian and world audience with his performance in IPL 2018. Other Afghani players like Mohammad Nabi, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, etc., have earned a reputation among the audience as well.

The Afghanistan team is led by Asghar Stanikzai, and the team comprises of players like Mohammad Shahzad, Javed Ahmadi, Ihsanullah Janat, Rahmat Shah, Nasir Jamal, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Afsar Zazai, Zahir Khan Pakteen, Amir Hamza, Sayed Shirzad, Yamin Ahmadzai, Wafadar along with the above-mentioned Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, and Mohammad Nabi.

The Indian Cricket team which currently tops the ICC Test Cricket Rankings list was looking forward to playing the test match with Afghanistan. Ajinkya Rahane who is currently leading the team for this Test has expressed his contentment for making India being a part of this historical match.

The Indian team comprises of Ajinkya Rahane, Cheteshwar Pujara, Shikhar Dhawan, Murali Vijay, Lokesh Rahul, Karun Nair, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Umesh Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Ishant Sharma, Shardul Thakur, Dinesh Karthik, and Navdeep Saini.
The India vs Afghanistan Live Test match can be watched on YuppTV for free. One can also download the YuppTV App and watch the match on Smartphones, Smart Televisions, Tablets and other internet-enabled devices from the below-mentioned regions.

South America- Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, and Venezuela
Indian Subcontinent: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

Australia, New Zealand and Pacific Islands (Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Federated States of Nauru, Palau, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu)
Central and North Asia : Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, China, Hongkong, Japan, Macau, South Korea, Taiwan

Dus Ka Dum Returns with Salman Khan on Sony Entertainment Television

One of the massively successful Reality Game Show Dus Ka Dum hosted by Salman Khan that has completed two successive seasons in 2008 and 2009 and has returned with the third after a huge gap of 9 years. The show which was a breath of fresh air for the Hindi Audience was aired on Sony TV and was highly appreciated by the masses. The season 3 of the show has commenced on June 4th, 2018, and has already gathered a large number of viewers in the first episodes.

Dus Ka Dum show is highly reputable among the Indian audience because of Salman Khan. The show enables commoners to win as much as 10 crore rupees, a figure that was never a part of any reality show. It comprised of two rounds of which two participants in the first round and the one who wins more moves onto the second round. The questions put forward to the contestants are based on national surveys in which he has to choose a percentage that is closest to the answer. As the game moves forward the questions get tougher and the range becomes narrow.

Many commoners and celebrities who have participated in the show won lumpsum amounts. Among the celebrities that have participated in the first season, Aamir Khan and Yuvraaj Singh won 1 crore. A commoner named Vipul Raina also stood as the winner of 1 crore in the first season. The season 2 of Dus Ka Dum mostly consisted of Celebrities like Kareena Kapoor, Katrina Kaif, Kangana Ranaut, Shilpa Shetty, Sanjay Dutt, Kapil Dev, Irfan Pathan, etc.,

Salman Khan’s personality and his natural conversing style took the show to the heights it is at now. He also won the best Anchor Award in 2008 and in 2009 for hosting Dus Ka Dum. The first two episodes of season three that have been aired last week, entertained the audience just as much as they did almost a decade ago. Bigger Star than he ever was, Salman Khan didn’t budge even a little from his original style in which he started the show.

Dus Ka Dum Season 3 will be aired every Monday and Tuesday on Sony TV. Watch it on YuppTV from Europe, UK, and all of Asia Pacific Region.