Bigg Boss Voot premiered on Voot on August 8. A prelude to Bigg Boss 15, the digital version will stream for six weeks, and the top performers will get a chance to be on Salman Khan’s reality show. Apart from an hour-long episode, for the first time, the audience will have 24×7 live access to the housemates. With the theme – Stay Connected, the makers will also give viewers the power to decide tasks, punishments and even eliminations.
The makers have roped in 12 housemates who will flaunt their ‘bolder and crazier’ avatar to win the trophy and secure a spot on Bigg Boss 15. The confirmed contestants of the show are Milind Gaba, Zeeshan Khan, Neha Bhasin, Akshara Singh,Divya Agarwal, Raqesh Bapat, Ridhima Pandit, Karan Nath, Pratik Sehejpal, Nishant Bhatt , Muskaan and Shamita Shetty.
Days before Bigg Boss OTT makes its debut exclusively on the streaming platform Voot, the streaming platform has successfully boarded food delivery platform Swiggy and crypto currency exchange platform CoinDCX as co-powered by sponsors for the reality show. The OTT special edition will be hosted by Karan Johar for the first six weeks following which it will be aired on Colors TV. Watch it on Voots tonight at 8 pm.
As I said, the viewers’ favorite reality show Bigg Boss is all set to return with a twist this year. It will run for six weeks before airing on Television with Salman Khan taking over as the host. While the changed concept has left the fans intrigued, the Bigg Boss OTT contestants list has the viewers constantly on their toes as well.
Punjabi singer and actor Millind Gaba is likely to be a part of the controversial reality show. Millind Gaba rose to fame with his Punjabi singles and has also worked for hit Bollywood numbers of multi starrer movies ‘Welcome Back’ and ‘Housefull 3’.
Kumkum Bhagya fame Zeeshan Khan made headlines when he tried to catch a flight in a bathrobe. The actor claimed that it was his attempt to be in the Guinness Book of World Records, However, he was thwarted by Goa airport authorities. The viral video is the main reason why he is all set to enter the Bigg Boss OTT house.
“After the Goa airport incident I received a lot of mixed reactions. Some liked it and some felt that this guy has guts. However, many did not like it as well.” Zeeshan wanted to enter Bigg Boss OTT leaving Kumkum Bhagya because of my viral bathrobe incident. Post that incident; I received a lot of mixed reactions. Some liked it and some felt that this guy has guts. However, many did not like it as well,” quips Zeeshan Khan. By the way, Zeeshan Khan made his acting debut in a popular TV show titled ‘Kuch Toh Hai Tere Mere Darmiyaan’ in the year 2015. He was later seen in the second season of the show ‘Parvarrish’. He was last seen in Kumkum Bhagya as Aryan Khanna.
Have you heard of singer Neha Bhasin? Once a girl friend of yet another singer cum composer Somesh Mathur but married to music director Sameer Uddin now, Neha has been the first confirmed contestant of Bigg Boss OTT hosted by Karan Johar. Talking about her stay in the controversial house, she has gone on record.”My fans would be able to see me and become happier and those who aren’t my fans or haven’t been able to become my fan yet, with them too I would be able to establish a connection.” Known for belting out hits such as ‘Jag Ghoomeya’, ‘Swag Se Swagat’ and ‘Dhunki’ among many others, sexy Neha Bhasin is ready to show her true personality to the viewers.
The Bhojpuri queen Akshara Singh who is a model of repute besides being a stunning and sexy model, is also set to impress her fans with her true self by getting locked in the BB house. Going by her promo, the actress aims to shut down those who bad mouth the Bhojpuri industry. In her promo video, Akshara is seen saying, “I will shut down those who spoil the reputation of Bhojpuri industry. Usually, I am known for romance but if needed, I can engage in some action too.”
Divya Agarwal is already a popular name in the world of reality shows. She has already participated in MTV Splitsvilla and Ace of Space. She won the latter which is a show that is almost similar to Bigg Boss in concept. Divya made headlines due to her controversial relationship with BB11 contestant Priyank Sharma, though the sultry girl is currently dating Khatron Ke Khiladi 11’s Varun Sood.
Ridhima Pandit, who made her television debut with the show ‘Bahu Hamari Rajni Kant’, has been a popular name in the TV world. Other than impressing viewers with her acting, the diva has also hosted a season of Dance Plus with Raghav Juyal, besides also showcasing her daredevil side by participating in Khatron Ke Khiladi.
Yet another popular name from the Hindi and Marathi film as well as TV industry, Raqesh Bapat will be seen competing in Bigg Boss OTT. The actor had started his journey to fame with films like Tum Bin and Dil Vil Pyar Vyar before entering the world of Television, where he shot to popularity with TV serials like Saat Phere, Honge Judaa Naa Hum, Qubool Hai and Tu Aashiqui.In 2019, he left his fans shocked when he announced his separation from his wife Ridhi Dogra after 7 years of marriage. Raqesh had said that the decision was taken with mutual respect and care for each other
Dancer and choreographer Nishant Bhat is also all set to participate in Bigg Boss OTT. He has earlier been part of shows like Nach Baliye and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa as well as Dance Deewane 3.
After Love School 3 and Ace Of Space, Pratik Sehajpal is also now all set to try his luck with Bigg Boss 15. There were rumors that Pratik was supposed to enter Bigg Boss last year as a wild card entry because his ex-girlfriend Pavitra Punia was locked in the house. Karan Nath has starred in Bollywood films such as Paagalpan, Sssshhh… and Yeh Dil Aashiqanaa.
Born in Lucknow, Urfi Javed who has made her debut on TV with her serial Bade Bhaiya Ki Dulhaniya and then followed it up with shows like Chandr Nandini and Meri Durga , recenty appeared in the show Aye Mere Humsafar. You bet Urfi is going to be the wildest, hottest and the boldest bindaas babe in the house when she enters it tonight.
Muskaan Jattana , also known as Moose Jattana,is the brand ambassador of the Australian South Asian Centre. She says that she worked with young people and women as a dedicated advocate. In developing countries like India and Pakistan, I’m especially passionate about raising awareness about gender equality. Those who live in patriarchal societies are particularly vulnerable. Muskaan Jattana uses to go Live for half hours of Nude sessions over a camgirl site, Known as chaturbate. While people use to ask her, to do nasty things, she happily did it for money tips.
After the completion of the digital exclusive, the show will move to Colors with the launch of Season 15 of Bigg Boss hosted by the one and only Salman Khan.
Neha Bhasin opted to have Milind Gaba as her partner in the house while Moose opted for Nishant. Akshara opted for Pratik while Urfi opted for Zeeshan.Ridhima Pandit opted for Karan and Shamita Shetty opted for Raqesh
The house, designed by Omung Kumar is vibrant and colourful. The designer has given a carnival-like feel to the contestants’ six weeks stay. Around 12 celebrities from the entertainment industry and social media influencers have stepped inside the house. Stay tuned to this space for all the big highlights and moments from the launch. Right from celebs entering to all the performances, keep reading here.
N.B- Karan has shared that he has always been a fan of the show. However, he is very clear that he will never be able to survive the game, as he cannot live without his phone. In case he gets a chance to be joined by friends in the house, Karan has also picked Kareena Kapoor and Malaika Arora to be his partners in crime in the Bigg Boss in Voot.