The suspense is finally over. The audiences finally got to know the 15 contestants who will be fighting it out in the house over the coming months. In case you missed it, I got the dope for you.
1. Anita Advani
2. Armaan Kohli
Failed Bollywood actor Armaan Kohli is making his debut in Indian television with ‘Bigg Boss’. The 41-year-old actor loves travelling and adventure.
3. Pratyusha Banerjee
3. Pratyusha Banerjee
Sweet, yet short-tempered – you know Pratyusha as Anandi from the soap ‘Balika Vadhu’. Small-town girl from Jamshedpur, Pratyusha is now on to bigger things – especially with ‘Bigg Boss’.
4. Sangram Singh
Sangram Singh has many claims to fame – gold medalist wrestler in Commonwealth, boyfriend to Payal Rastogi, the infamous fig leaf photo shoot and his struggle for eight years in a wheelchair. Definitely a man to watch out for in ‘Bigg Boss’.
5. Elli Avram
Swedish actress Elli Avram will fill up as the exotic factor of the ‘Bigg Boss’ house this season. Avram is going to be seen next in the upcoming Bollywood comic thriller ‘Mickey Virus’.
6. Rajat Rawail
Next is comedian and foodie Rajat Rawail, who is best known for playing Tsunami Singh in ‘Bodyguard’ and was also the producer of another Salman Khan movie ‘Ready’.
7. Kushal Tandon
Model and TV actor Kushal Tandon has been numbered as one of the sexiest Asian men by a couple of international magazines. He is most famous in the role of Virat Singh Vadhera in soap ‘Ek Hazaaron Main Meri Behna Hai’.
8. Kamya Punjabi
Apart from movies and music albums, Kamya Punjabi’s biggest stronghold is the small screen – where she had been most famous in the role of Sindoora in the soap ‘Banoo Main Teri Dulhan’.
9. Hazel Keech
25-year-old Hazel Keech is best known for her supporting role in ‘Bodyguard’, besides which the British actress was also featured in the remix song ‘Kahin Pe Nigahein’ in 2007.
10. Shilpa Agnihotri
Next is small screen and reality TV star Shilpa Agnihotri’s. Known most for her role of Ganga is the soap ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi’, Shilpa hosts the children’s talent show ‘Rin Mera Star Superstar’.
11. Apurva Agnihotri
Actor husband Apurva is also part of the house – and with his seemingly arrogant exterior and his troubles last year with drugs, he is sure to add the requisite masala in the house.
12. Ratan Rajpoot
Ratan Rajpoot is one of the biggest names in the small screen with her lead role in the soap ‘Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo’ and reality show ‘Swayamvar Season 3’.
13. Gauahar Khan
Bollywood item girl, model, actress and reality TV star Gauahar Khan is the next contestant. She will be seen as a lead actress for the first time in the upcoming movie ‘Fever’ opposite Rajeev Khandelwal.
14. VJ Andy
Brit-Indian VJ Andy is the next contestant. Multitalented and fun – Andy is a choreographer, designer and of course, VJ.
15. Tanishaa Mukherji
After a lukewarm career in Bollywood, bubbly and spunky Tanishaa – Kajol’s sister – is the final contestant in this season of Bigg Boss.