- Harish Jharia
Bigg Boss has 15 contestants as the housemates locked in the Bigg Boss house for 90 days, cutoff from the outer world without any modern commodities like TV, telephones, computers, newspapers, books, and even watches and clocks.
Following are the contestants chosen from different walks of public life and hailing from different sections of society:
Kashif qureshi: Age : 30; Marital status : single; Nationality : Indian; Occupation : martial artist; Introduction : Kashif is the non-celebrity contestant in Bigg Boss.
Dinesh Lal Yadav (Nirahua): Nationality : Indian; Occupation : Bhojpuri (Indian Dialect) singer and film actor; Introduction : Bhojpuri film superstar Dinesh Lal Yadav, grabbed the limelight after delivering hit movies like ‘Til Gum Gauwa’.
Karishma Kotak: Age : 30; Marital Status : Single; Nationality : Britisher; Occupation : Model; Introduction : Karishma is a popular Kingfisher Calender Girl- turned Model
Navjot Singh Sidhu: Age : 48; Marital Status : Married; Nationality : Indian; Occupation : Former Cricketer, TV commentator; Introduction : Former Indian cricketer, Navjot Singh Sidhu took up television commentary, and politics after taking retirement from the game.
Sapna Bhavnani: Age : 41; Marital Status : Married; Nationality : Indian; Occupation : Celebrity Hair Stylist and owner of Mad-o-Wat Salon; Introduction : Sapna is a celebrity hair stylist. Her celebrity clientele includes Dhoni, Virat Kohli, Siddharth Malaya and John Abraham and likes.
Sana Khan: Age : 25: Marital Status : Single; Nationality : Indian; Occupation : Actress, Model & Item girl; Introduction : Sana Khan is an Indian film actress and model, best known for her appearance in the Amul Macho.
Aseem Trivedi: Age : 25; Marital Status : Single; Nationality : Indian; Occupation : Indian, political cartoonist; Introduction : Aseem Trivedi shot into national prominence when charged with sedition and arrested by Mumbai police in 2012.
Delnaaz Irani: Marital Status : Divorced; Nationality : Indian; Occupation : Theatre and Indian television & films actor; Introduction : Delnaaz Irani is a popular Indian television and film actor, famous for portraying the character of Sweetoo, from the movie Kal Ho Na Ho.
Niketan Madhok: Age : 29; Marital Status : Single; Nationality : Indian; Occupation : Model; Introduction : Niketan Madhok is a Model who has walked on ramp for famous Indian and International labels. He came into limelight after Lakme India Fashion Week 2002.
Sampat Pal Devi: Age : 52; Marital Status : Married; Nationality : Indian; Occupation : founder and leader of a group of women vigilantes "Gulabi Gang" in Banda District; Introduction : Sampat Pal Devi is a former government health worker who came into news after the launch of the book “Sampat Pal – A warrior in pink saree” in 2008.
Urvashi Dholakia: Age : 33; Marital Status : Divorced; Nationality : Indian; Occupation : Actor, Stand-up comedian; Introduction : Urvashi is half-Punjabi, half-Gujarati by birth. She acted in as Komolika, part of the principal cast of Kasautii Zindagii Kay in 2001, the role made her one of most famous vamps on Indian television, in a series which ran till 2008.
Sayantani Ghosh: Age : 28; Marital Status : Single; Nationality : Indian; Occupation : Model-; turned-Indian television & film actress; Introduction : Played the leading role in Aroona Irani’s Naagin in 2007.
Vrajesh Hirjee: Age : 35; Marital Status : Single; Nationality : Indian; Occupation : Theatre and televison actor; Introduction : A famous film, television & theater actor who is known for his comic roles in the movies like Golmal triology and Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein
Aashka Goradia: Age : 26; Marital Status : Single; Nationality : Indian; Occupation : Indian television actress; Introduction : Aashka made her acting debut with Balaji Telefilms Kkusum as a protagonist on Sony TV followed by Akela and Virrudh on Sony TV, Kahin To Hoga on Star Plus, Sindoor Tere Naam Ka and Saath Phere on Zee Tv, and Mere Apne on 9x made her popular amongst the television audience. Aashka has now diversified her career by opening a beverage outlet in Oshiwara named Isayice along with actor Rohit Bakshi and Sister Jaanki Ravatia.
Rajeev Paul: Marital Status : Divorced; Nationality : Indian; Occupation : Indian television and theatre actor and writer; Introduction : Rajeev Paul is an Indian television actor best known for his negative role in Balaji’s daily soap Kahani Ghar Ghar Kii. He also participated in Nach Baliye,a dance reality show with his then wife Delnaaz Irani.