Bigg Boss 13 First Runner Up Asim Riaz has revealed that he was asked to return to Bigg Boss 14, but he rejected the offer. Here’s why.
Actor-Model Asim Riaz has revealed that he rejected an offer to appear in Bigg Boss 14. Rumours said that he had been approached towards the start of the season, the mid-season finale, as well as for the grand finale held last month.
Bigg Boss 14 had a couple of former contestants like Hina Khan, Gauahar Khan and Sidharth Shukla appear as ‘seniors’ who spent two weeks within the Bigg Boss 14 house, helping the new contestants understand the environment. Later, a couple of more entered the house as ‘challengers’ after the mid-season finale in December.
Asim said during a video interview to Bollywood Hungama, “I just came out after spending 140 days therein house. I didn’t want that vibe again. That’s not my style, I just don’t need to. i do not feel it. I felt it, I went into the house. We made it big, now I just want to try to to something new bro!”
Remembering his initial days within the industry, Asim added, “I am on the same road where I used to take lifts and now, I am sitting in this car, doing this interview. I am living my passion, putting efforts in my acting, performing on being a rapper.”
He also said he’s not in any competitive zone. “I am not a rapper, i’m just trying to tell my story through music. i’m not therein competition mode, i’m just living my life. i’m not in any rush. If somebody is doing a movie, or something, fine. i’m not competing with anyone.”
Asim often clashed with co-contestant Sidharth Shukla on Bigg Boss 13. The duo even had ugly fights and threatened one another with physical harm. Eventually, Sidharth emerged the season winner while Asim ended up because the runner-up.
On the Work Front, Asim Riaz and Shivaleeka Oberoi are going to be seen together within the music video of a love song titled “Saiyyonee” by Bollywood composer Gourov Dasgupta. Penned by veteran lyricist Sameer Anjaan, the song has been sung by Yasser Desai and Rashmeet Kaur. The song are going to be out on St Patrick’s Day. it’s about everlasting love and heartbreak.
Sharing the poster and video of the song Asim wrote on Instagram, “The #Saiyyonee romance will leave you with a way of longing…
Talking about the song, Asim told IANS: “I was stunned by the texture and therefore the vibe the singers and therefore the music composer have delivered to ‘Saiyyonee’. It felt amazing to be featuring within the music video of a song that’s so fresh and filled with love.”