It’s Getting BIGG-er

Introducing the contestants of Bigg Boss 10

Photos by Kabir M Ali

After months of anticipation, COLORS’ biggest reality show, Appy Fizz presents Bigg Boss powered by Oppo Camera Phoneslaunched this week amidst much fanfare as two drastically different worlds collided to merge the lines between celebrity contestants and the common man. Salman Khan returned as the Host for the seventh season and gave a grand welcome to the contestants of this season.

bigg-boss-fijiAs a brand new game is about to unfold, the housemates will be divided as Maaliks and Sevaks; and there’s a twist here too. The celebrities will be the servants who will serve the common man contestants who will be the Masters of the house. This combo of common man and celebrity contestants will entertain viewers no holds barred every Monday to Friday at10:30pm, and SaturdaySunday at 9PM, Here’s a look at this year’s contestants –

The celebrity brigade:

Rahul Dev : He is best known for his villainous roles in films. But will the world of experience prepare him for this epic battle on Bigg Boss

Bani Judge: Bani is one of the fittest female celebrities. Let’s see if her muscular personality intimidates the other men in the Bigg Boss house.

Rohan Mehra: His chocolate boy looks have earned him a very strong female fan following. But will he be able to charm the ladies inside the house.

Monalisa  – also known as Antara Biswas is one of the most sought after actresses in the Bojpuri film industry. Will she set the temperatures soaring in the house

Karan Mehra’s journey on television has been stupendous. The actor is stepping away from his adorable one-year-old son and wife to write a new chapter in his career graph.

Lopamudra Raut: A popular model and beauty queen, competing comes naturally to Lopamudra and she knows how to win the viewers’ hearts. Will she set the temperature?

Gaurav Chopra: Gaurav has earned accolades through his strong acting skills, charming persona and sophisticated demeanour. But it’s time to see whether his personality strikes a chord with the Housemates.

The Indiawale:

Manoj Punjabi: Obsessed with himself, Manoj is a self-confessed playboy who not only enjoying flirting with the ladies, but also mimicry, partying and watching cartoons.

Akansha Sharma: This glam doll from Delhi was once married to cricketer Yuvraj Singh’s brother. Her various associations will surely throw a googly at people.

Navin Prakash: Hailing from a very small Naxal hit village in Bihar, Navin defied his village’s norm to become self-sufficient. In fact, he even helped his siblings to achieve this.

Nitibha Kaul: The epitome of a modern urban Indian woman, she is the perfect example of ‘beauty with brains’. She has won several local beauty pageants and now works as a strategist. She hopes to challenge conventions and change perceptions about womankind

Manveer Gurjar: He is a rustic, non-urban and proud Indian village man, hailing from a joint family of about 47-48 members. He collects the rent for the property that his family has rented out. He is quite short tempered and definitely not one that one would want to meddle with.

Lokesh Kumari Sharma: A middle class family girl who does not know how to mince words, Lokesh Kumari is quite…umm…talkative. She has no semblance of volume control and speaks quite loudly. She dreams to become a superstar like Priyanka Chopra.

Om Swami: He’s the only ‘baba’ in the Bigg Boss house and claims to have a massive following, even from celebrities. He believes he’s gifted, and assumes responsibility for resolving Elizabeth Taylor’s long lasting back problem through a simple kick.

Priyanka Jagga: Married to a Canadian, she is a businesswoman who has collaborated with her husband to run a BPO. However, her engagement was a reluctant one, and she believes that she has been married forcefully.