Nach Baliye: Celebrity Couples Dance Reality Show in India

Monali GuptaJul 2 . 11 min read

Nach Baliye is a dance reality television show in the Hindi language that airs on Star Plus in India.

The concept of this show is celebrity couples on television compete against each other. Every week, contestants dance to a different tune, a different theme, and a different style, and the judges award points. Based on public voting and their scores, one couple is eliminated each week. Till now the show has released 9 Seasons and the contestant ratings were changed to a scale of 1 to 100 in Nach Baliye 9 Season. 

Nach Baliye Season 1

Season 1 began on October 17, 2005, and concluded on December 19, 2005, and was produced by SOL Productions. Saroj Khan, Malaika Arora Khan, and Farhan Akhtar were the judges of season 1, with Sangeeta Ghosh and Shabbir Ahluwalia serving as hosts. Sachin Pilgaonkar and Supriya Pilgaonkar are the winners of Nach Baliye Season 1. 

Contestants of Season 1 with Positions

  • Supriya Pilgaonkar and Sachin Pilgaonkar, Winners
  • Poonam Narula and Manish Goel, Runners-up
  • Rajeshwari Sachdev and Varun Badola, 3rd position
  • Delnaaz Irani and Rajees Paul, 4th position
  • Archana Puran Singh and Parmeet Sethi, 5th position
  • Shilpa Saklani and Apurva Agnihotri, 6th position
  • Neeru Bajwa and Amit Sadh, 7th position
  • Sai Deodhar and Shakti Anand, 8th position
  • Manini Mishra and Mihir Mishra, 9th position
  • Manasi Joshi Roy and Rohit Roy, 10th position

Nach Baliye Season 2

Season 2 began on September 25, 2006, and concluded on December 18, 2006, and the second season was also produced by SOL Productions. Hussain Kuwajerwala and Tina Kuwajerwala as the winners. The judges were Saroj Khan, Malaika Arora Khan, and Kunal Kohli. The season was hosted by Sangeeta Ghosh and Shabbir Ahluwalia. 

Contestants of Season 2 with Positions

  • Hussain Kuwajerwala and Tina Kuwajerwala, Winners
  • Yash Tonk and Gauri Tonk, Runners-up
  • Tannaz Irani and Bakhtiyaar Irani, 3rd position
  • Gauri Pradhan and Hiten Teiwani, 4th position
  • Shweta Kawatra and Manav Gohil, 5th position
  • Shweta Tiwari and Raja Choudhary, 6th position
  • Gurdeep Kohil and Arjun Punj, 7th position
  • Keerti Gaekwad Kelker and Sharad Kelkar, 8th position
  • Naravani Shastri and Gaurav Chopra, 9th position
  • Ketki Dave and Rasik Dave, 10th position 

Nach Baliye Season 3

It began on September 21, 2007, and concluded on December 22, 2007, with Sanjeeda Sheikh and Aamir Ali as the winners. Vaibhavi Merchant, Isha Koppikar, and David Dhawan served as judges. Hussain and Tina Kuwajerwala, the winners of the second season, hosted the show. Diamond Pictures produced it, and it was moved from Star One to Star Plus. Anil Jha created it and was also the Showrunner for Seasons 3, 4, and later 9 of Nach Baliye.

Contestants of Season 3 with Positions

  • Sanjeeda Sheikh and Aamir Ali, Winners
  • Rakhi Sawant and Abhishek Avasthi, Runners-up
  • Kashmera Shah and Krushna Abhishek, 3rd position
  • Karan Patel and Amita Chandekar, 4th position
  • Indraneil Sengupta and Barkha Sengupta, 5th position
  • Sweta Keswani and Alexx O’Nell, 6th position
  • Pooja Bedi and Hanif Hilal, 7th position
  • Vikas Grover and Amita Sethi, 9th position
  • Shakti Kapoor and Shivangi Kapoor, 10th position (Quit)
  • Kiran Janiani and Ritu Janjani, 11th position

Nach Baliye Season 4

Shalin Bhanot and Dalljiet Kaur were the winners of season 4 which began on October 17 and ended on February 1, 2009. The judges were Farah Khan, Karisma Kapoor, and Arjun Rampal. The first hosts were Sanjeeda Sheikh and Aamir Ali, but Sara Khan and Ali Merchant hosted in Week 5, and Hiten Tejwani and Gauri Pradhan Tejwani hosted in Week 8.

Contestants of Season 4 with Positions

  • Shalin Bhanot and Dalljiet Kaur, Winners
  • Naman Shaw and Megha Gupta, runners-up
  • Kapil Nirmal and Anjali Abrol, semi-finalists
  • Yash Tonk and Gauri Tonk, wildcards; semi-finalists
  • Vineet Raina and Tanushree Kaushal, eliminated
  • Reshmi Ghosh and Amit Gupta, eliminated
  • Karanvir Bohra and Teejay Sidhu, quit
  • Mohit Malik and Addite Shirwaikar, eliminated
  • Sudeep Sahir and Anantika Sahir, eliminated
  • Mazher Sayed and Mouli Ganguly, eliminated
  • Jaspal Bhatti and Savita Bhatti, eliminated
  • Jatin Shah and Priya Bathija, eliminated
  • Abhijeet Sawant and Shilpa Sawant, eliminated
  • Chetan Hansraj and Lavinia Pereira, wildcards; eliminated

Nach Baliye Season 5

It began on December 29, 2012, and ended on March 23, 2013, with Mahhi Vij and Jay Bhanushali as the winners. The season was hosted by Karan Wahi and Gautam Rode. Shilpa Shetty, Sajid Khan, and Terrence Lewis served as judges.

Contestants of Season 5 with Positions

  • Jay Bhanushali and Mahi Vij, winners
  • Sargun Mehta and Ravi Dubey, the first runners-up
  • Neelu Vaghela and Arvind Kumar, second runners-up
  • Suhasi Dhami and Jaisheel Dhami, third runners-up
  • Karan Mehra and Nisha Rawal, Eliminated 
  • Charlie Chauhan and Kunwar Amarjeet Singh, eliminated 
  • Shefali Jariwala and Parag Tyagi, eliminated 
  • Dimpy Mahajan and Rahul Mahajan, eliminated 
  • Elena Boeva and Kushal Tandon, eliminated 
  • Smita Bansal and Ankush Mohla, eliminated 
  • Deepshikha Nagpal and Keshav Arora, eliminated 

Nach Baliye Season 6

Season 6 began airing on Star Plus on November 9, 2013. Shilpa Shetty, Sajid Khan, and Terrence Lewis served as judges, and the season was hosted by Gautam Rode and Karan Wahi. On February 1, 2014, Rithvik Dhanjani and Asha Negi were declared the winners of Nach Baliye Season 6. The runners-up were Gurmeet Choudhary and Debina Bannerjee.

Contestants of Season 6 with Positions

  • Rithvik Dhanjani and Asha Negi, winners 
  • Gurmeet Chaudhary and Debina Bannerjee, the first runners-up 
  • Ripudaman Handa and Shivangi Verma, second runners-up 
  • Vinod Thakur and Raksha Thakur, third runners-up 
  • Kiku Sharda and Priyanka Sharda, eliminated 
  • Raqesh Vashisth and Ridhi Dogra eliminated
  • Kanika Maheshwari and Ankur Ghai, quit 
  • Bruna Abdullah and Omar Herror, eliminated on 8 December 2013; re-entered as wild card entrants, eliminated on 4 January 2014
  • Raju Srivastav and Shikha Raju, eliminated 
  • Amrapali Gupta and Yash Sinha, eliminated 
  • Sanjeev Seth and Lata Sabharwal, eliminated

Nach Baliye Season 7

It debuted on Star Plus on April 26, 2015. Ekta and Shobha Kapoor produced the series through their company Balaji Telefilms. The show aired Monday through Saturday nights, as well as Sunday evenings. The season concluded on July 19, 2015. Himmanshoo A. Malhotra and Amruta Khanvilkar were the Nach Baliye 7 winners. Rithvik Dhanjani and Karan Patel hosted the event. The judges were Marzi Pestonji, Preity Zinta, and Chetan Bhagat.

Contestants of Season 7 with Positions

  • Himmanshoo A. Malhotra and Amruta Khanvilkar, Winners
  • Nandish Sandhu and Rashami Desai, 1st runners-up 
  • Upen Patel and Karishma Tanna, 2nd runners-up 
  • Mayuresh Wadkar and Ajisha Shah, 3rd runners-up
  • Deepesh Sharma and Sana Saeed, Eliminated    
  • Rohit Nag and Aishwarya Sakhuja, Eliminated    
  • Parag Tyagi and Shefali Zariwala, Eliminated
  • Sharad Tripathi and Mrunal Thakur, Eliminated
  • Sangram Singh and Payal Rohatgi, Eliminated
  • Arpit Ranka and Nidhi Ranka, Eliminated   
  • Jay Soni and Pooja Soni, Eliminated   
  • Neha Saxena and Shakti Arora, Quit  
  • Vineet Bhangera and Smiley Suri, Eliminated

Nach Baliye 8 Season

It began airing on Star Plus on April 2, 2017. BBC Worldwide produced the show. The judges were Sonakshi Sinha, Terence Lewis, and Mohit Suri. The show was hosted by Karan Tacker and Upasana Singh. The Nach Baliye 8 winners were Divyanka Tripathi Dahiya and Vivek Dahiya.

Contestants of Season 8 with Positions

  • Vivek Dahiya and Divyanka Tripathi Dahiya, Winners 
  • Sanam Johar and Abigail Jain, 1st runners-up 
  • Mohit Sehgal and Sanaya Irani, 2nd runners-up 
  • Shoaib Ibrahim and Dipika Kakar, Eliminated 
  • Siddhartha Jadhav and Trupti Akkalwar, Eliminated
  • Brent Goble and Aashka Goradia, Eliminated 
  • Haarsh Limbachiyaa and Bharti Singh, Eliminated 
  • Vikrant Singh and Antara Biswas, Eliminated 
  • Pritam Singh RJ and Amanjot Kaur, Eliminated 
  • Manoj Verma and Utkarsha Naik, Eliminated

Nach Baliye 9 Season 

It began airing on July 19, 2019. Salman Khan produced it, and Raveena Tandon and Ahmed Khan judged it. Manish Paul and Waluscha De Sousa are the hosts. On November 3, 2019, Prince Narula and Yuvika Chaudhary became the Nach Baliye 9 Winner.

Nach Baliye 9 Contestants and Positions

  • Prince Narula and Yuvika Chaudhary, Winners 
  • Rohit Reddy and Anita Hassanandani, 1st runners-up 
  • Vishal Aditya Singh and Madhurima Tuli, 2nd runners-up 
  • Aly Goni and Nataša Stanković, 3rd runners-up
  • Shantanu Maheshwari and Nityami Shirke, 4th runners-up
  • Alam Makkar and Shraddha Arya nach baliye, Eliminated 
  • Anuj Sachdeva and Urvashi Dholakia, Eliminated 
  • Sourabh Raj Jain and Ridhima Jain, Eliminated
  • Avinash Sachdev and Palak Purswani, Eliminated 
  • Sandeep Sejwal and Pooja Banerjee, Quit 
  • Faisal Khan and Muskan Kataria, Quit 
  • Vivek Suhag and Babita Kumari, Eliminated 
  • Vindu Dara Singh and Dina Umarova, Eliminated
  • Keith Sequeira and Rochelle Rao, Eliminated

Nach Baliye 10 Season

Season 10 will premiere in June, according to rumours. Salman Khan produces the show, and Season 10 will be even bigger and better.


Is Nach Baliye a Couple?

Nach Baliye is a Hindi-language dance reality show where television celebrity couple competes against each other. 

Is Nach Baliye a reality Show?

Yes, Nach Baliye is a dance reality show that airs on Star Plus.

Who is the owner of Nach Baliye?

Nach Baliye is created by Sanvari Alagh Nair, Fazila Allana, and Kamna Menezes. 

Actor Salman Khan was the producer of season 9 of Nach Baliye.

Who is the winner of Nach Baliye 2020?

Prince Narula and Yuvika Chaudhary is the winner of last season (Nach Baliye 9) on November 3, 2019. 

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