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From Vishal Kotian To Umar Riaz, Here's All You Need To Know About Bigg Boss 15 Contestants

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Indiatimes
05th October, 2021 13:59 IST

Salman Khan-hosted Bigg Boss 15 has already kickstarted and just like every year, it promises to be a ride full of entertainment. The fights and arguments began on Day one itself. This year, the theme is a jungle and the participants will apparently have to compete in order to get an entry inside the house. It is being said that Divya Agarwal will be a wildcard contestant.

Who all are participating? Here's a list of confirmed Bigg Boss 15 contestants and all you need to know about them.1. Jay Bhanushali

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Best known for his role as Neev Shergill in Ekta Kapoor's Kayamath, Jay Bhanushali is a TV actor. He had earlier participated in shows like Iss Jungle Se Mujhe Bachao, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 2, Nach Baliye Shriman V/s Shrimati, Khatron Ke Khiladi 7 and Khatron Ke Khiladi - Made in India among others. He has also hosted shows like Dance India Dance, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa, Super Dancer, The Voice Kids and acted in films like Hate Story 2, Desi Kattey and Ek Paheli Leela.

2. Vishal Kotian

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The 36-year-old model-turned-actor made his debut with TV show Dil Vil Pyar Vyar. Vishal Kotian was also a part of Family No. 1 and Ssshhhh€¦Koi Hai and Dil Hai Phir Bhi Hindustani in the '90s and 2000s. With shows like CID, Aisa Des Hai Mera, Pyaar Mein Twist and Shree Adi Manav, he gained prominence.

3. Tejasswi Prakash

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TV actress who gained prominence after she featured in Swaragini was also a participant of Khatron Ke Khiladi. She was also seen in shows like Pehredar Piya, Silsila Badalte Rishton Ka and more.

4. Ieshaan Sehgaal

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Before entering the world of glitz and glamour, Ieshaan Sehgaal was a crew member with Jet Airways. He quit his job to pursue his dreams and thus became a model and actor. He has featured in music videos, shows like Fanaah, Kaushiki and Rishton Ka Chakravyuh. Do you know Ieshaan Sehgaal has a connection with ex-contestant Mahira Sharma? He featured in a commercial for Bigg Boss with her.

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A model actor by profession, Simba Nagpal has previously appeared on MTV Splitsvilla season 11. He made his acting debut with Rubina Dilaik starrer Shakti Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki.

6. Umar Riaz

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Ex-contestant Asim Riaz's brother Umar Riaz is a general surgeon by profession. He has also featured in the music video of Gunaah Karde along with Bigg Boss 12 contestant Saba Khan. He is also seen in his brother's rap single Sky High.

7. Donal Bisht

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Donal Bisht is a TV actress known for her roles as Sharanya in Ek Deewana Tha. She started her career as a journalist. He was an anchor for DD National's long-running musical show, Chitrahaar in 2014. She then made her debut as an actor and starred in shows like Airlines, Twist Wala Love and Kalash - Ek Vishwaas.

8. Akasa Singh

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Akasa Singh, a singer by profession, started her career 2014 reality show India's Raw Star. She was also seen in Amazon Prime Video's reality show The Remix alongside DJ Skip. She made her debut with the song Kheech Meri Photo and has since then crooned several other songs like Thug Ranjha, Naagin, Aithey Aa, Dil Na Jaaney and Shola among others.

9. Karan Kundrra

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Best known for his role in Kitni Mohabbat Hai, TV actor Karan Kundra was in the limelight recently for his break up with Anusha Dandekar. He has also hosted shows like Gumraah and Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya. He has also been a gang leader on Roadies for two seasons. He left the show after he during the audition stage.

10. Afsana Khan

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Afsana Khan is the voice behind the much-popular song Yaar Mera Titliaan Warga. The Punjabi playback singer has also been a part of Voice Of Punjab season 3. After the show, she gained prominence and her career took flight. Dhakka and Jani Ve Jani are some of the other popular songs of Khan.

11. Miesha Iyer

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After having done shows like Ace of Space and Splitsvilla 12, Miesha Iyer is now a contestant on Bigg Boss 15. In Ace of Space, she was seen along with BB OTT winner Divya Agarwal and Pratik Sehajpal. As per reports, she was dating Pratik.

12. Sahil Shroff

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Before making his debut in Bollywood with Shah Rukh Khan starrer Don 2: The King is Back, Shroff got his master's degree in information technology, pursued management studies in Australia, where he also worked as a bouncer outside nightclubs. He was also seen in Shaadi Ke Side Effects and Dear Maya. In ALTBalaji web series Baarish, he essayed a negative role.

13. Vidhi Pandya

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The TV actress made her debut with Tum Aise Hi Rehna in 2014. She was also a part of Balika Vadhu. She became a household name after essaying the role of Imli in Udaan. In Ek Duje Ke Vaaste 2, she was seen in a lead role.

Apart from these 13 contestants, Bigg Boss OTT participants Pratik Sehajpal, Shamita Shetty, and Nishant Bhat have also entered the show.

Which one among the Bigg Boss 15 contestants is your favourite? Let us know in the comments section below.


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