Bigg Boss 5 contestants list, photos and videos
The fifth edition of the Indian reality show Bigg Boss started on October 2, 2011. The show is aired on Colors TV channel and is hosted by Bollywood actors Salman Khan and Sanjay Dutt.
Lisa Haydon, the actress of upcoming Sanjay Dutt starer Bollywood movie 'Rascals', will appear in the show for one week.
The show will be aired till January 7, 2012. See contestants photo gallery.
Bollywood actor Salman Khan will host the first two episodes and later Sanjay Dutt will take over as the host. Watch Bigg Boss 5 episodes.
Here is the list of contestants of the show.
1. Shakti Kapoor: Bollywood Actor.
2. Raageshwari Loomba: Indian pop singer, actress, model, television anchor and former MTV VJ.
3. Shradha Sharma: Shradha who earned lot of media attention after Raja Chaudhary and her relation came into limelight. She was seen on Emotional Atyachaar and Love Lockup on small screen.
4. Nihita Biswas: The wife of Charles Sobhraj, the serial killer.
5. Pooja Misra: Model turned actress and popular ramp model.
6. Sonika Kaliraman: Indian wrestler and has been featured in reality show - Khatron Ke khiladi.
7. Pooja Bedi: Pooja is the daughter of actor Kabir Bedi and is a former Bollywood actress.
8. Shonali Nagrani: Shonali won the pageant of former Miss India International in 2003.
9. Laxmi Tripathi: Laxmi Tripathi, a tall beautiful and handsome transgender. She is confident and vocal about her opinion, and fights to protect the rights of her people.
10. Juhi Parmar: Juhi is a well known TV personality and a versatile anchor, actress, Television Presenter, singer and dancer. She has essayed many important roles in serials like Shaheen, Kumkum and Devi.
11. Vida Samadzai: Vida is Miss Afghanistan 2003 and the first Afghan woman to participate in an international beauty pageant.
12. Gulabo Sapera - Rajasthani Kalbelia folk dancer
13. Mahek Chahal: Mahek who shares a strong friendship with Salman Khan.
14. Mandeep Bevli: TV Anchor.