The world premiere of Indian Television’s most controversial reality show “Bigg Boss 13” hosted by superstar Salman Khan happened yesterday night on 29th September. With this, the much awaited excitement and suspense on the name of 13 contestants who will lock the horns against each other inside the Bigg Boss house to compete for the final title of the show is over.
The season 13 of Bigg Boss premiered on Colors TV at 9 pm on 29th Sept. in which Salman Khan introduced the contestants in his own style. In addition to that, the host also performed for the audiences. Salman even promised more twist and turns this season for which we already saw a glimpse on the very first night of its premiere.
Expecting lots of drama and masala ahead in the 13th season of Bigg Boss; we bring you the list of 13 participating contestants as everything you need to know about them.
- Devoleena Bhattacharjee
Born on 22nd August 1990, Devoleena Bhattacharjee is a very well-known television actress and a trained Bharatanatyam dancer. She is mostly known for his role of Gopi Modi in Star Plus’s daily soap Saath Nibhaana Saathiya. She made her acting debut with NDTV Imagine’s Sawaare Sabke Sapne Preeto as Bani.
- Sidharth Shukla
Siddharth Shukla is born on 12 December 1980. He is a TV actor and a Model who made his acting debut with Sony TV’s show Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na. However, he got major recognition for his roles in popular TV shows like Love U Zindagi, Balika Vadhu and Dil Se Dil Tak. He has alos participated in TV reality shows Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa and Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi. He also made his Bollywood debut in Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania starring Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt.
- Rashami Desai
Born on 12 February 2012, Rashami Desai is one of the most popular TV actress in the Bigg Boss house. Best known for her role of Tapasya Raghuvendra Pratap Rathore in TV soap Uttaran on Colors and Preeti (Icchadhari Naagin / Daayan) in Adhuri Kahaani Hamari on &TV, she is one of the highly paid actress of Indian Television industry. She was also seen in reality shows Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5 in 2012, Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi in 2014 and Nach Baliye 7 in 2015.
- Mahira Sharma
Mahira Sharma was seen in popular comedy TV shows such as Partners Trouble Ho Gayi Double and Taarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chashma. She is currently working with Ekta Kapoor in her fiction series Naagin 3. In addition to that, Sharma is one of the famous Tik Tok Star from India.
- Koena Mitra
Koena Mitra was born on 7 January 1984 is a Bollywood actress who has done few movies which includes names like Road, Insan, Apna Sapna Money Money, Heyy Babyy etc. She is known for her scintillating dance in popular song “Saaki Saaki”. However, Koena is even popular for her controversial tweets and twitter spats.
- Shehnaz Gill
Shehnaz Gill or Shehnaz Kaur Gill is one of the known name in Punjabi film industry and is a popular model too. She came into limelight after appearing in a very popular Punjabi music video song Majhe Di Jatti sung by Kanwar Chahal.
- Aarti Singh
Aarti Singh is comedian Krushna Abhishek’s younger sister and Bollywood actor Govinda’s niece. She was last seen in Udaan in which she portrayed the role of Poonam Shroff.
- Shefali Bagga
Shefali Bagga is a popular Television news anchor and this is her first she will be appearing in any TV show apart from news anchoring.
- Dalljiet Kaur
Dalljiet Kaur is a polpular TV actress known for her roles of Niyati in Kulvaddhu, Anjali in Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon? and Manjiri in Kaala Teeka. She is also the proud winner of Nach Baliye along with Shaleen Bhanot.
- Siddhartha Dey
Siddhartha Dey is a writer, who has worked with Salman for a very long time. He was also seen in dance reality show Jhalak Dikhlaja Jaa.
- Asim Riaz
Asim Riaz is a popular actor and known for his hot looks.
- Abu Malik
Abu Malik is the younger brother celebrated music director Anu Malik and stand-up comedian Adaar Malik’s father. He is also a popular Music composer, writer and have produced and performed several shows across the world.
13. Paras Chhabra
Born and brought up in Delhi on July 11th, 1990, Paras Chhabra is a TV actor and a model famous reality show Splitsvilla 5 and was also the winner of that season. In addition to that, he was also a part of Splitsvilla season 8. He has also worked in few TV serials like Badho Bahu, Hamari Adhuri Kahani, and Karn Sangini.