Bigg Boss 16: Check out the list of the final 14 confirmed contestants


This year marks the 16th season of Bigg Boss. Salman Khan, a popular Bollywood actor, hosts BB for the 13th time in a row. Everyone is curious to find out which finalists will spend the next 100 days inside the home. One infamous Bollywood filmmaker, a folk singer, a former Miss India, and a Bhojpuri superstar are among the list’s numerous TV stars this season. Also, anticipate some wildcard entries. The show’s filming has already started and the final 14 competitors have already entered the home. Here is the official list of Bigg Boss Season 16 contestants, among the many names that are circulating in the market.



On BB 16, Sajid Khan, a well-known TV personality and the creator of the motion picture Housefull, will appear. He is a well-known and connected actor from Bollywood. Additionally, he was among the celebrities charged in the Me Too campaign. He has remained quiet ever since he was accused of sexual misbehaviour. Watching to see whether Big Boss 16 can resurrect his career will be intriguing.


TV actress who became well-known for her role as Iccha in the hit programme Uttaran. Tina, who was born in Kolkata, gained notoriety and celebrity thanks to the programme, but when the spotlight faded, she lost it. She hasn’t had a substantial performance or project in years, so this is kind of like a return for her. Tina Datta’s stale career will be revived by Bigg Boss, despite the fact that her social media antics continue to make headlines.


Shalin, who hails from Jabalpur, began his acting career on the reality series Roadies before transitioning to television. After winning Nach Baliye 4, he wed Dalljiet Kaur, his co-star from the movie Kulvadhu. But their union came to an unhappy end. Shalin last appeared on the television programme Naagin, while her wife Dalljiet participated in Big Boss 13. It’s now Shalin’s chance to reveal his true self on Bigg Boss 16.


Manya Singh, a former Miss India, will be visibly trapped within the BB mansion among the other television and Bollywood stars. She was in the headlines because she later won the Miss India beauty competition and is the daughter of an auto driver. With Bigg Boss, she is finally prepared to relaunch her career. Manya has origins in Uttar Pradesh but was born and raised in Mumbai.


There is usually a Bhojpuri celebrity in the Bigg Boss house. Additionally, Bhojpuri actress Soundarya Sharma will be on BB this season. She rose to fame after taking part in Pavan Singh’s song video, a Bhojpuri artist. Later, she appeared in the movies Ranchi Diaries and the online series Raktanchal. Soundarya, a dentist who was born in Delhi, is well-known on social media.


Many TV bahus in the past have won Bigg Boss, and the likelihood of this happening if the bahu is from the home station is very high. This season, BB 16 will feature famed Choti Sardarni actor Nimrit Kaur Ahluwalia from television. The Delhi girl is a law graduate who competed in beauty contests and went on to pursue a career in acting.


Another Colors TV star is preparing to compete in Bigg Boss 16. Ankit has a significant fan base thanks to his popularity as Fateh of Udaariyaan. He is a Meerut native who has performed on the television programmes Sadda Haq, Balika Vadhu, Begusarai, and Mayavi Maling. Ankit gained notoriety, nonetheless, because to Udariyaan. He just left the programme when it made a jump. It appears that Bigg Boss will be his next big break.



Priyanka Chaudhary, Ankit’s co-star from Udaariyaan, will appear with him on BB 16. Fans of FaTejo (Fateh+Tejo), a well-known on-screen duo, will be pleased to see the two of them together on the programme. Priyanka is from Jaipur, and she has a sizable fan base and is quite well-liked on social media. She has worked on modelling jobs, films, and web series, but like Ankit, she rose to fame with Udaariyaan.


Sumbul is a different television personality that will be on Bigg Boss 16. The actress, who is most known for portraying the title character in the hit series Imlie, is about to be imprisoned at the BB house. With Ayushmaan Khurrana’s Article 15, Sumbul made her acting debut; nevertheless, it was Imlie that proved to be a career-defining moment for her. After it made a generational jump, she just left her television programme.


Sreejita gained notoriety when she appeared as Mukta on Uttaran. She is a native of West Bengal’s Haldia. Kasautii Zindagii Kay, Annu Ki Ho Gayi Wah Bhai Wah, and Nazar are just a few of the TV programmes in which she has appeared. She co-starred with Shraddha Kapoor in Luv Ka The End, her directorial debut. She was apparently engaged to German lover Michael when she was last seen in Nazar. In the BB house, she will reunite with Tina Datta, her co-star from the movie Uttaran.


Delhi-born Gautam began his career as a model and has appeared in a number of TV programmes, including Saathiya 2, Naamkaran, and Ishq Subhallahan. He reportedly wed Richa Gera, the sister of the actor Ankit Gera, however, it appears the two are no longer together. With Bigg Boss, Gautam wants to establish a fresh reputation.


Gori Nagori, a singing sensation from Rajasthan, is poised to join Bigg Boss 16 after Sapna Chaudhary. She is from Nagaur in Rajasthan, and she is well-known for her popular dance videos set to Rajsthani and Haryanvi songs. Her dancing is highly daring, and in the past, it has drawn controversy. She had previously danced alongside Sapna Chaudhary, and she thinks that her involvement on the show would help launch her career in the same way as Sapna’s appearance on Bigg Boss did.


The Bigg Boss Marathi Season 2 champion Shiv will be imprisoned in the BB 16 house. Amravati-based Shiv is equipped with all the skills necessary to win Bigg Boss in a regional environment. It will be intriguing to see to see whether he succeeds in the national BB as well. Shiv, who was last seen on Roadies, has just started his own business.


Abdu Rizik was presented by Salman Khan at the Bigg Boss 16 premiere. He is Tajik in origin. Even though he is just 3 feet tall and 18 years old, he is a very skilled vocalist. He is regarded as the tiniest vocalist in the world. Although he can sing in Hindi, he does not speak it.


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