Bigg Boss 11: Dhinchak Pooja has acting and singing dreams, and hopes Salman Khan can help her achieve them

Cringe-pop singer Dhinchak Pooja says she is looking forward to gain experience from Bigg Boss 11 and also meet her favourite actor Salman Khan.

Bigg Boss 11 Salman Khan Updated: Oct 20, 2017 12:14 IST
Shreya Mukherjee
Shreya Mukherjee
Hindustan Times
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‘Cringe-pop sensation’ Dhinchak Pooja has scored millions of hits for her songs on YouTube.

Selfie Maine Le Li Aaj singer, Dhinchak Pooja, is all geared up to enter the Bigg Boss house. She, along with evicted contestant, Priyank Sharma are the first two wild entries of season 11.

“When I got my first call from Bigg Boss I was busy working on my next song so I had to decline it. But now that my song is ready and they have approached me for the show again, I decided to take it up. Though I didn’t get the opportunity to follow the show much given my busy work schedule, whatever little I have watched I completely enjoyed it,” says the singer also known for her songs Swag Wali Topi and Dilon Ka Shooter.

Pooja shares that she wants to do show also because she wants to reach out to her fans via a platform like Bigg Boss, which will obviously give her a lot of exposure. “The show is a huge hit and I want be a part of it to gain experience. I don’t have any strategy in mind that how I am going to be once I am in. I just want to be myself and deal with situations and issues as they come,” she says adding that being a huge fan of Bollywood star Salman Khan, who is also a host of the controversial show, she is looking forward to meeting him.

“My family and friends are excited that I am going to meet him. I am totally looking forward to interacting with Salman Khan. The show will help me know him better,” she says.

Pooja is hopeful that the show would open doors for her in Bollywood and TV. “I have acting and singing dreams. So if good offers come my way then I am ready to them up,” adds Pooja, who plans to release her fifth single on Friday if things go according to plan. “It’s a song that is being inspired from a current trend, I can’t say anything more right now. I am looking forward to how people react to the song.”

Along with going viral online Pooja had also earned the name of ‘cringe-pop sensation’. Ask her about it and she says, “I don’t think about all these (things). Everyone (has) their personal view. I just want to do my work. And in the process I am learning something new every day,” she signs off.

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First Published: Oct 19, 2017 10:39 IST