We finally have the official list of the Bigg Boss 11 contestants. While a lot of names like Hina Khan, Nia Sharma, Dhinchak Pooja and so on were thrown around, we got the confirmed list of contestants participating in the Salman Khan show. But there is a possibility of wild card entries that may happen later in Bigg Boss. But here is the official list of 15 people that includes celebrities and commoners.
15 people will be seen initially in the house that has been designed by ace set designer and Bollywood director Omung Kumar. The show has 90 camera set ups and 19,600 square feet has been used in Lonavala to create the set. There are two sets of houses ‘Padosi ‘and ‘Gharwale’ where both commoners and celebs will live together. Now here is the final official list of the Bigg Boss contestants who have already left for Lonavala. Check it out. (ALSO READ: Bigg Boss 11: Raj Nayak gives us a sneak peek into the house and it’s too exciting – view pic)
This will be Hina’s second reality show after Khatron Ke Khiladi 8. The actress was popular for the role of Akshara in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai which she played for over seven years. Hina is dating Rocky Jaiswal who was the executive producer of YRKKH. Karan Mehra and Rohan Mehra, who have worked with the actress in YRKKH participated in the previous season of the show.
Even though she has been in the industry for more than a decade, Shilpa Shinde became popular for her role as Angoori bhabhi in Bhabhiji Ghar Par Hai. After doing the show for almost a year Shilpa quit the show after a ugly battle with the producers of the show. The entire controversy with the producers and a lot of mud slinging made the actress really popular. Known to be moody and volatile by her colleagues, Shilpa surely will mince her words in the house and will have fights in the house.
We broke the news to you a couple of days back about Hiten Tejwani being a part of the show. The actor who was popular for shows like Kutumb, Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and Pavitra Rishta will be entering the house with the other celebs this weekend.
This will be the first time that a producer will be participating in the reality show and it’s damn exciting. Vikas was in the news for his alleged affair with actor Parth Samthaan. The producer will definitely add more masala in the show, don’t you think?
Priyank made his debut with Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya. Though he got his fame with Roadies Rising when he was chosen by Karan Kundra. He is currently seen in Splitsvilla 10 on MTV and is rumored to be the winner of the show. Priyank is known to be really close to Vikas Gupta who has been promoting him lately . Priyank will sort of be like the eye candy in the house with those looks.
VJ and Reality TV star, Benafsha is a Parsi girl from Goa who will raise the oomph factor in the house. She is a business management student who quit that to pursue career in acting. She came into limelight with Roadies X -4 Season 13. She is dating her co-star from Roadies Varun Sood. She will be glamour girl who is smart, witty and pretty.
Sapna Chaudhary, an Haryanvi artist
She is one of the commoners who is actually a famous dancer and singer from Haryana. She hails from a middle class Haryanvi family and does live shows and events. Sapna had her fair share of controversies as well. She was accused of insulting a particular caste through a song at a stage show, and later she allegedly attempted suicide as well that she survived. She hopes to clean her image with Bigg Boss and aspire to be a Bollywood actress.
Jyoti hails from Masaudi, Patna (Bihar), from a modest family. Her father is a peon but she wants to make it big on her own terms. She topped in the 10th, 12th grades making her village proud. Currently she is a a student of Hans Raj College (DU) in Delhi and spires to be an IAS officer. So Jyoti will represent millions of girls from small towns who make it big in big cities.
After Swami Om last year this time Bigg Boss gets a God-woman and tantrik called Shivani Durgah. Shivani is from Noida but now based in Mumbai. Shivani holds two PhDs from Chicago University and talks eloquently in many languages. She has founded organizations like Sarweshwari Shakti Woman Akahara and Vicca, Tantra and Voodoo temple etc. Shivani calls herself Singh Vahini and claims she will clean the infamous house with her tantra and mantra powers.
Zubair is one commoner with underworld connections. He is the one who produced recently released film Haseena Parker starring Shraddha Kapoor. He is also the real Haseena Parkar’s son-in-law and a relative of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim. According to Zubair, he might have married into a don’s family, but he has made a name for himself in the world, and will do the same on the reality show.
There are quite a few surprise elements on the show, too, that have been kept a secret. Excited? Tell us what you feel in the comments below and stay tuned with us for more exclusive updates.