|Created by||Anil Jha|
|Directed by||Deepak Ghatani|
(Season 1 & 2)
(Season 4, 7 & 8)
Himmanshoo A. Malhotra
|Country of origin||India|
|No. of seasons||8|
|No. of episodes||168|
BBC Worldwide Productions Shobha Kapoor (Season 7)
Hemant Ruprell (Season 4-6)
Anil Jha (Season 1-2)
BBC Worldwide Productions (Season 8)
|Production company(s)||Balaji Telefilms (Season 7)|
Wizcraft International (Season 4-6)
SOL Productions (Season 1-2)
BBC Worldwide (Season 8)
|Original network||Star One|
|Original release||17 October 2005 –|
25 June 2017
Nach Baliye (Dance Partner) is a dance, reality-television series that airs on Star Plus. It is a popular couple dancing competition. The first and second season aired on Star One and it was then shifted to Star Plus.
- 1 Concept
- 2 Series
- 3 Season 1
- 4 Season 2
- 5 Season 3
- 6 Season 4
- 7 Season 5
- 8 Shriman V/s Shrimati
- 9 Season 6
- 10 Season 7
- 11 Season 8
- 12 References
- 13 External links
The show is a competition wherein 10 television celebrity couples compete against each other. Contestants dance to a different tune, different theme and different styles every week and scores are given by the judges. Each week one couple is eliminated based on public voting and their scores.But Season 8 is a bit different because the contestants all are not television celebrities.
Nach Baliye 1 started on 17 October 2005 and ended on 19 December 2005 with Sachin Pilgaonkar and Supriya Pilgaonkar as the winners. The judges were Saroj Khan, Malaika Arora Khan and Farhan Akhtar with Sangeeta Ghosh and Shabbir Ahluwalia serving as the hosts. The series was produced by SOL Productions.
- Supriya Pilgaonkar and Sachin Pilgaonkar, Winners
- Poonam Narula and Manish Goel, Runner-Ups
- Rajeshwari Sachdev and Varun Badola, 3rd Position
- Delnaaz Irani and Rajeev 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 2 started on 25 September 2006 and ended on 18 December 2006 with Hussain Kuwajerwala and Tina Kuwajerwala as the winners. Saroj Khan, Malaika Arora Khan and Kunal Kohli were the judges. Sangeeta Ghosh and Shabbir Ahluwalia hosted the season. SOL Productions produced the second season as well.
- Hussain Kuwajerwala and Tina Kuwajerwala, Winners
- Yash Tonk and Gauri Tonk, Runner-ups
- Tanaaz Currim and Bakhtiyaar Irani, 3rd Position
- Gauri Pradhan Tejwani and Hiten Tejwani, 4th Position
- Shweta Kawatra and Manav Gohil, 5th Position
- Shweta Tiwari and Raja Choudhary, 6th Position
- Gurdeep Kohli and Arjun Punj, 7th Position
- Keerti Gaekwad Kelkar and Sharad Kelkar, 8th Position
- Narayani Shastri and Gaurav Chopra, 9th Position
- Ketki Dave and Rasik Dave, 10th Position
Nach Baliye 3 started on 21 September 2007 and ended on 22 December 2007 with Sanjeeda Sheikh and Aamir Ali as the winners. The judges were Vaibhavi Merchant, Isha Koppikar and David Dhawan. The winners for the second season, Hussain Kuwajerwala and Tina Kuwajerwala hosted the show. It was produced by Diamond Pictures and moved from Star One to Star Plus.
- Sanjeeda Sheikh and Aamir Ali, Winners
- Rakhi Sawant and Abhishek Avasthi, Runners-up
- Kashmira 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
- Karan Grover and Kavita Kaushik, 8th Position
- Amita Sethi and Vikas Sethi, 9th Position
- Shakti Kapoor and Shivangi Kapoor, 10th Position: Quit
- Kiran Janjani and Ritu Janjani, 11th Position
- Shaleen Bhanot and Daljeet Kaur, Winners
- Vineet and Tanushree, Eliminated
- Reshmi Ghosh and Amit Gupta, Eliminated
- Karanvir Bohra and Teejay Sidhu Bohra, Quit
- Naman Shaw and Megha Gupta, Runners up
- Kapil Nirmal and Anjali Abrol, Semi finalists
- Mohit Malik and Addite Malik, 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
- Yash Tonk and Gauri Tonk: Wildcards: Semi Finalists
- Mahhi Vij and Jay Bhanushali, Winners
- Sargun Mehta and Ravi Dubey, First Runner Ups
- Neelu Vaghela and Arvind Kumar, Second Runner Ups
- Suhasi Goradia Dhami and Jaisheel Dhami, Third Runner Ups
- Nisha Rawal and Karan Mehra, Eliminated on March 16, 2013
- Charlie Chauhan and Kunwar Amarjeet Singh, Eliminated on March 9, 2013 
- Shefali Zariwala and Parag Tyagi, Eliminated on March 2, 2013 
- Dimpy Mahajan and Rahul Mahajan, Eliminated on February 23, 2013
- Elena Boeva and Kushal Tandon, Eliminated on February 3, 2013
- Smita Bansal and Ankush Mohla, Eliminated on January 27, 2013 
- Deepshikha Nagpal and Keshav Arora, Eliminated on January 13, 2013 
Shilpa cancelled her shoot as her nine-month-old son was hospitalized.
Shriman V/s Shrimati
Nach Baliye Shriman V/s Shrimati is an extension of the Nach Baliye series, and ran in April 2013. In Shriman V/s Shrimati, the celebrity couples did not dance together but instead competed against each other. The series ended in a tie.
Rithvik Dhanjani and Asha Negi were declared as the winners of Nach Baliye Season 6 on 1 February 2014. Gurmeet Choudhary and Debina Bonnerjee were declared the runners up.
Sara Khan done Cameo Dance Performance in wild card special episode along with Paras Chhabra.
Writing for Rediff.com, Paloma Sharma gave the show 2.5 stars out of 5 in its first week, stating "perhaps the hosts and the judges could keep their clothes on and refrain from excessive flirting since Nach Baliye does happen to be a 'family show'."
- Rithvik Dhanjani & Asha Negi, Winners
- Gurmeet Chaudhary & Debina Bonnerjee, Runners Up
- Ripudaman Handa & Shivangi
- Vinod and Raksha Thakur
- Raqesh Vashisth & Riddhi Dogra
- Bruna Abdullah & Omar Herror
- Kiku Sharda & Priyanka Sharda
- Kanika Maheshwari & Ankur Ghai
- Raju Srivastav & Shikha
- Amrapali Gupta & Yash Sinha
- Sanjeev Seth & Lata Sabharwal
Nach Baliye 7 premiered on 26 April 2015 on Star Plus. The series was produced by Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor under their banner Balaji Telefilms. The series airs from Monday to Saturday nights and on Sunday evenings. The season ended on 19 July 2015.
- Amruta Khanvilkar and Himmanshoo A. Malhotra | Winners
- Nandish Sandhu and Rashami Desai - Runners-up
- Upen Patel and Karishma Tanna - (3rd position)
- Mayuresh Wadkar and Ajisha Shah - (4th position) (Wildcard entry)
- Sana Saeed and Deepesh Sharma - (5th position) (Wildcard entry)
- Rohit Nag and Aishwarya Sakhuja - (6th position)
- Shefali Zariwala and Parag Tyagi - (7th position) (Wildcard entry)
- Sharad Chandra Tripathi and Mrunal Thakur - (8th position)
- Sangram Singh and Payal Rohatgi - (9th position)
- Arpit Ranka and Nidhi Ranka - (10th position)
- Jay Soni and Pooja Soni - (11th position)
- Shakti Arora and Neha Saxena - (12th position) (QUIT)
- Vineet Bhangera and Smiley Suri - (13th position)
Nach Baliye 8 premiered on 2 April 2017 on Star Plus. The show was produced by BBC Worldwide. Sonakshi Sinha, Terence Lewis and Mohit Suri were the judges. Karan Tacker and Upasana Singh were the hosts for the show. Ten pairs were finalized to take part in Nach Baliye. Divyanka Tripathi and Vivek Dahiya were declared as the winners.
- Divyanka Tripathi and Vivek Dahiya, Winners
- Abigail Pande and Sanam Johar, First Runner Up
- Sanaya Irani and Mohit Sehgal, Second Runner Up
- Dipika Kakkar and Shoaib Ibrahim 4th Position: ( Eliminated on 17 June 2017)
- Trupti Akkalwar and Siddhartha Jadhav (Eliminated on 23 April 2017 ; Re-entered as WildCard on 21 May 2017) (5th position) (Re-eliminated on 11 June 2017)
- Aashka Goradia and Brent Goble (Eliminated on 14 May 2017 ; Re-entered as WildCard on 21 May 2017) (6th position) (Re-eliminated on 4 June 2017)
- Bharti Singh and Harsh Limbachiyya (7th position) (Eliminated on 20 May 2017)
- Monalisa and Vikrant Singh Rajpoot (8th position) (Eliminated on 7 May 2017)
- Amanjot Kaur and RJ Pritam Singh (9th position) (Eliminated on 30 April 2017)
- Utkarsha Naik and Manoj Verma (10th position) (Eliminated on 16 April 2017)
- Salman Khan and Sohail Khan
- Ranbir Kapoor
- Arjun Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor
- Arjun Kapoor and Anil Kapoor
- Hrithik Roshan
- Diljit Dosanjh
- Parineeti Chopra
- Remo D’souza
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- "Shilpa Shetty cancels shoot to nurse son". Shilpa Shetty cancels shoot to nurse son. HindustanTimes.com. 14 February 2013. Retrieved February 16, 2013.
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