Bigg Boss season 12 begins with Salman Khan as host; Karanvir Bohra, Sreesanth, Anup Jalota among contestants

FP Staff

September 16, 2018 20:19:22 IST

  • Here are the final contestants of the Bigg Boss 12 house:

    Single contestants

    Karanvir Bohra

    - Dipika Kakar Ibrahim

    - Sreesanth

    - Srishty Rode

    - Nehha Pendse

    Jodis

    - Anup Jalota, Jasleen Matharu

    - Romil Chaudhry, Nirmal Singh

    - Saurav Patel, Shivashish Mishra

    - Deepak Thakur,Urvashi Vani

    - Saba Khan, Somi Khan

    - Roshmi Banik, Kriti Verma

  • The last contestant to be announced is cricketer Sreesanth

  • The next jodi to enter the Bigg Boss 12 house is Roshni Banik and Kriti Verma

  • Singers Deepak Thakur and Urvashi Vani are the next contestants

    Two singers from Bihar announced as the next jodi contestants

  • Sisters Somi and Saba Khan are the next contestants to enter the house

    The next jodi to enter the house are the fiesty sisters from Jaipur.

  • Tv Actress Srishti Rode announced as the next contestant

  • Anup Jalota and his partner Jasleen Matharu enter the house

    Famous devotional singer Anup Jalota will enter the Bigg Boss 12 with his partner, singer Jasleen Matharu as a jodi.

  • Tv actress Nehha Pendse announced as next contestant

  • Tv actress Nehha Pendse announced as next contestant

  • The next jodi to enter the house is Romil Chaudhury and Nirmal Singh

    The jodi is from Haryana: Romil is a lawyer, while Nirmal is a police constable.

  • Dipika Kakar Ibrahim is the next contestant. She is not a part of a jodi

  • The next two contestants, as a jodi, are Shivashish Mishra and Saurabh Patel.

    Best friends from Madhya Pradesh, one is an entrepreneur and the other is a farmer. 

  • Karanvir Bohra annouced as first contestant

  • The official timings of Bigg Boss season 12 are Monday to Sundays at 9 pm

    The contestants will be a mix of celebrities, commoners and they will divided into jodis and single players. Two contestants will be nominated out on the first day itself, based on audience votes.

  • The show begins with a performance by Salman Khan

  • Could this be Salman's look from tonight's launch episode? 

    Seen in the background is a beach-like set, indicating this image could be taken from the Bigg Boss 12 set.

  • A fancy corner in the Bigg Boss 12 bedroom

  • Anup Jalota already has plans for the house

    “I will do my riyaz, yoga, walk on the treadmill and I am glad that they have provided me with the facilities. I will be with them like a family member. It will be an interesting experience,” he told PTI.

  • TV actress Deepika Kakkar speaks about her upcoming stint in the house

    Talking about her strategy for Bigg Boss 12, Dipika told PTI, “I don’t have to do Bigg Boss because I am out of work or I want to get more work. In spite of working in the industry for 20 years, people don’t know me. It is not right. I have been known as snooty and introvert. I need to be part of the show for myself rather than getting work.”

  • The main living area of the house

  • The bedroom of the Bigg Boss house

  • Viacom18 COO on Bigg Boss 12

    Talking about Bigg Boss 12, Viacom18 COO Raj Nayak said in a recent statement, “Bigg Boss is a classic example of disruptive-innovation. The show has not only earned us a loyal audience base over the years but has also earned us rich dividends in terms of our partnerships and alliances. Such is the success story of Bigg Boss that it has hit the right chords in whichever language it has been adapted to. The concept has remarkable potential and through the years we have been able to improvise it with newer themes, elements and faces. The buzz for this season has been overwhelming."

  • Potential list of contestants to enter the Bigg Boss 12 house

    According to several media reports, the list of contestants are:

    Karanvir Bora

    Dipika Kakkar

    S Sreesanth

    Neha Pendse

    Srishti Rode

    Anup Jalota

    Jasleen Matharu

    The rest of the contestants will be revealed on the launch of the show at 9:00 pm on 16 September. 

    Read more here.

The final list of contestants of Bigg Boss 12 have been announced after a 2 and half hour long launch episode.

Here are the final contestants of the Bigg Boss 12 house:

Single contestants

- Karanvir Bohra

- Dipika Kakar Ibrahim

- Sreesanth

- Srishty Rode

- Nehha Pendse

Jodis

- Anup Jalota, Jasleen Matharu

- Romil Chaudhry, Nirmal Singh

- Saurav Patel, Shivashish Mishra

- Deepak Thakur,Urvashi Vani

- Saba Khan, Somi Khan

- Roshmi Banik, Kriti Verma

This year, the 12th season of the controversial reality TV show Bigg Boss, which is being hosted by Salman Khan, has a beach theme and house. Located in Lonavala, 80 km from Mumbai, the house of Bigg Boss 12 will give 17 contestants the Goa "feel".

A major innovation introduced in this season is the concept of jodis (couples).The pairs will battle it out to survive 100+ days under the constant glare of 89 cameras and host, superstar Salman Khan’s supervision. This luxurious home, adorned with outlandish and aesthetic elements, covered in lively hues of blues, turquoise, teal and pearl ice has been designed by art director and Bollywood’s design expert, Omung Kumar.

"This year, we have planned new twists and surprises for contestants that will test their compatibility, resilience and showcase their ability to bring the best or worst out of each other,” said Rege. Adds Omung, “And hopefully the hues will be soothing to the eyes and help the contestants maintain a calm demeanor."

(With inputs from IANS)

Updated Date: Sep 16, 2018 23:29 PM