Season 12 of Bigg Boss is finally here and everything about this year looks majorly different. From the house – that is following a beach theme – to the vichitra jodis inside the house, there is room for a whole lot of drama in there. Just in case you missed the premiere last night, or if you wanted more info on the contestants inside the house, here’s a 101 that you can refer to.
Meet the drama makers of season 12…
1. Karanvir Bohra
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Is he going to be a part of this season… is he not going to be a part of this season… Karanvir’s entry on the show was one of the most debated topics last week. After saying no earlier, the Naagin 2 actor has finally decided to be a part of the show.
2 and 3. Shivashish Mishra & Sourabh Patel
The first commoner jodi of this season is best friends Shivashish, who is a businessman and Sourabh who is a farmer.
4. Dipika Kakar Ibrahim
Known for her role as Simar Prem Bharadwaj in Sasural Simar Ka, Bigg Boss is Dipika’s third participation in a reality show. She was earlier seen in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa and Nach Baliye with her husband Shoaib Ibrahim. She was last seen in Qayamat Ki Raat.
5 and 6. Romil Choudhary & Nirmal Singh
Lawyer and policeman Romil and Nirmal are the second commoner jodi inside the Bigg Boss house.
7. Nehha Pendse
Actress Nehha is the third celebrity contestant to go inside the house without a partner. Nehha was last seen in Entertainment Ki Raat and has acted in Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, and Hindi films.
8 and 9. Anup Jalota and Jasleen Mathura
Devotional song singer Anup and his 37-year younger girlfriend, Jasleen have been making news since last night. While the jodi is not your conventional boyfriend-girlfriend couple, the two look very much in love. In fact, they claim that one of the reasons why they chose to come on the show is to let the world know about their love.
10. Srishty Rode
One of the first contestants to get confirmed for the season, Srishty also entered the house alone. The actress is known for her portrayal of Radha in Choti Bahu. She was last seen in Ishqbaaz.
11 and 12. Saba Khan & Somi Khan
Sisters Saba and Somi Khan entered the house as a commoner jodi. Hailing from Jaipur, the two are the only contestants who are related to each other.
13 and 14. Deepak Thakur & Urvashi Vani
Deepak is a singer, while Urvashi claims to be his biggest fan, who also likes him. Deepak has sung some popular numbers on movies like Gangs of Wasseypur and Mukkabaaz.
15 and 16. Roshmi Banik & Kriti Verma
Out of the four contestants inside The Outhouse , Roshmi a businesswoman from Kolkatta and Kriti Verma who is an ex-Roadies contestant got the most amount of votes to go inside the house.
Cricketer Sreesanth is also a part of this season of Bigg Boss. The cricketer is also a part of Khatron Ke Khiladi, which will now air after Bigg Boss, in 2019. He was last seen in the movie Aksar 2.