Actor Madhuri Dixit hugged and kissed comedian and Hunarbaaz: Desh Ki Shaan host Bharti Singh‘s baby bump on the show. Bharti and her husband Haarsh Limbachiyaa, who currently host the show, recently announced their pregnancy. Madhuri appeared as a guest on the reality show along with actor Sanjay Kapoor to promote their new series The Fame Game. In a video shared by Voot on Instagram, Madhuri is seen walking towards the stage after a performance. (Also Read | Madhuri Dixit says she came across as ‘snooty’ during childhood days: ‘I wouldn’t speak much’)
After reaching the stage, Madhuri Dixit told the contestants, “Aap teeno ko kisiki nazar na lage (No evil eye should fall on you)”. She then took a few currency notes and did a gesture as part of a Hindu custom to ward off the evil eye. As she gave the money to one of the contestants, Bharti said, “Lao beta (Give it to me).”
Madhuri then rushed to Bharti saying, “Aapko bhi nazar na lage (No evil eye should fall on you either)” as she bent and hugged and kissed Bharti’s baby bump. Bharti laughed and looking at Harsh said, “Awww. How sweet.” Parineeti Chopra, who is one of the judges of the show, and Harsh smiled at Madhuri’s gesture. Apart from Parineeti, actor Mithun Chakraborty and filmmaker Karan Johar are also the judges on the show.
Last December, Bharti, and Haarsh had announce her p. The comedian took to her YouTube channel called LOL Life Of Limbachiyaa’s and shared the news with her fans and followers by uploading a video titled Hum Maa Banne Wale hai. The couple tied the knot on December 3, 2017, in an intimate ceremony in Goa.
Meanwhile, Madhuri recently made her OTT debut with the Netflix series The Fame Game. The series features Madhuri in the role of Anamika Anand, a Bollywood icon who goes missing, kickstarting a police investigation that slowly unravels the hidden facets of her life and stardom.
Filmmaker Sri Rao serves as the showrunner and writer of The Fame Game while Bejoy Nambiar and Karishma Kohli are the directors. The Fame Game also stars Manav Kaul, Lakshvir Saran, Suhasini Muley, and Muskkaan Jaferi. Produced by Johar, Apoorva Mehta, Somen Mishra, Dharmatic Entertainment the series premiered on Netflix on February 25.