Even before the final list of contestants on Khatron Ke Khiladi 11 was announced, Sourabh Raaj Jain hinted at joining the show. He revealed how he was heading for an adventure ride, which had been on his bucket list for a long time. In an exclusive chat with indianexpress.com, the Mahabharat actor said that while he is excited, the Covid-19 situation has acted like a downer.
“I’ve always wanted to do the show and was thrilled every time it was offered to me. However, things never materialized due to date issues. This time I picked it up right away, but it just seems like work. I don’t jump with excitement, that I would have done otherwise. The world is suffering right now and in such a situation you don’t feel very excited about yourself,” he said.
Sourabh also shared that his wife and mother were concerned that he was traveling during the pandemic. “It’s emotionally challenging, but you have to do it for work. There is no way out.”
Speaking of Khatron Ke Khiladi, the actor said that while he is looking forward to performing stunts, there are also certain fears that he wants to overcome. Since he has nothing to do with altitude and water in real life, he doesn’t know how he will react. “We don’t have such experiences in real life, so I don’t know what would happen if we ended up in that situation. From now on I’m a little worried about creepy critters, but I hope to overcome all my fears and eventually win the show,” he said, adding that he will make the most of his time considering it “once in a lifetime.” opportunity’. “I hope I can do some stunts on the helicopter. I don’t know how it will turn out, but if there is one on Khatron Ke Khiladi, such tasks are a highlight.”
Sourabh Raaj Jain added that he is not one to give up easily and thus fans can expect that he will never break down on a task. He also shared how one of the reasons for doing the show was to make memories for his young twins. “They will be very happy to see their father perform those stunts. And knowing they would watch, I wouldn’t want to let them down. I want them to see their father win,” he added.
When asked to share a ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi’ moment from his real life, the actor said: “I’m a self-taught swimmer, and I remember going for a jet ski during a trip and going quite far ahead. in the sea I don’t know if it was an adrenaline rush but I was doing quite a few tricks in the water with others I was scared but it was a lot of fun When I came back I was amazed at what I had just done. ”
Sourabh Raaj Jain is joined by Divyanka Tripathi, Arjun Bijlani, Nikki Tamboli, Aastha Gill, Vishal Aditya Singh, Anushka Sen, Shweta Tiwari, Mahekk Chahal, Rahul Vaidya, Abhinav Shukla and Varun Sood in Khatron Ke Khiladi 11. The Rohit Shetty hosted series would soon launch on Colors.