Big Boss 16 Contestant List with Photo 2022

Big Boss 16 Contestant List: Acknowledged as one of the most controversial reality shows in the Indian Television Industry, Bigg Boss is ready to get aired with its 16th season with sixteen well-known celebrities on none other than the Colors channel.

Just like every year, Bollywood Sultan Salman Khan will be hosting the season for the 13th time. Bigg Boss fans are enthusiastically waiting for the show. Hold on for two more days, because BB 16 will get air on 01st Oct 2022 (Saturday) at 09:30 pm on ColorsTv & Voot app.

If you are also a BB fan, then check out this article as we’ve shared all the details related to the Bigg Boss 16 theme, premiere date, contestant list and many more.

Big Boss 16 Contestant List

Adapted from the Dutch reality show ‘Big Brother’, the first show of the franchise was aired on Sony TV with the name Bigg Boss back in the year 2006. The first season was hosted by Arshad Warsi and from season two onwards Colors TV purchased the show rights.

Bigg Boss Contestants List

Following the show’s concept, around 16 contestants participate in the show and live together in a specially constructed house that is isolated from the outside world. Continue to read the forthcoming segments of the article, to understand more about Bigg Boss 16 contestant list 2022.

BB Season 16 Contestants List 2022: Overview

Show Name Bigg Boss
Years Active 2006-Present
Producer Endemol Shine Ltd (2006-20)
Banijay (2021-Present)
Network Viacom 18 & Disney Star Network
Season 16
Language Hindi
Host Name Salman Khan
Aired On2006
OTT Partner
Show Premiere Date 01st Oct 2022 (Saturday)
Total Contestants 16
Voice Artist Atul Kapoor (2006-present)
Article Category Article
Original Name Bigg Brother
Official Website

Bigg Boss 16th Confirmed Contestants List 2022

Becoming aware of the basic concepts of BB, it’s now time for you to know about the names of the personalities who’ve been confirmed and will be seen as housemates inside the BB16 house. If you are a TV watcher then you must be aware of the following contestants. So, hold on to your horses to get introduced to the contestants’ names of Bigg Boss season 16.

  • Adbu Rozik: The first confirmed contestant of this season is Abdu Rozik who is an influencer, singer and someone who became viral for a few of his videos. He is from Tazakistan and has a whooping 3.8 million followers on Instagram.
Abdu Rozik BB 16
  • Nimrit Kaur Ahluwalia: Known as ‘Choti Sardaarni’ of the Colors channel, Nimrit Kaur Ahluwalia has been confirmed as the second housemate who will be entering the show this year. The actress was passed by the audiences for her dual roles as Meher Kaur Dhillon Gill & Seher Kaur Babbar Gill in Chhoti Sardaarni which aired on Colors from 2019-2022.
  • Sumbul Touqeer: Sumbul Touqueer Khan rose to fame with her show ‘Imlie’ which is currently airing on Star Plus. Through her acting skills, she became one of the favourite Bahus at every house and garnered respect from her army of fans for all the struggles she experienced to reach here as an artist.
Sumbul Touqeer
  • Rapper McStan: After Nimrit Kaur & Sumbul Touqeer, rapper McStan has been roped in for Salman Khan-hosted show. His real name is Altaf Tadavi aka Altaf Sheikh is a Pune-based rapper who started his career as a qawwali singer but later shifted his style towards rapping. He has released two albums Insaan and Tadipaar.
Mc Stan
  • Kanika Mann: According to media sources, there have been a lot of arguments between Kanika Mann and the Colors channel for portraying a negative role in Khatron Ke Khiladi. So, her confirmation as housemate this year isn’t sure. Kanika is an Indian TV actress and model known for acting in ‘Guddan Tumse Naa Ho Payega’. The actress recently participated in KKK 12 and got into a heated argument with BB 14 Rubina Dilaik.
Kanika Mann
  • Twinkle Kapoor: Accompanying the Munawar & Kanika, famous social media influencer Twinkle Kapoor will be seen inside the BB house. Known for her Instagram posts, she has been awarded a nickname called ‘Doll’ by her fans as a token of love.
Twinkle Kapoor
  • Vivian Dsena: The heartthrob of many girls, Dsena made his acting debut in the show ‘Pyaar Ki Ek Kahani’. Adding to the list, he played the lead role in shows such as ‘Shakti-Astitva Ke Ahsas Ki’, Madhubala-Ek Ishq Ek Junoon & is currently portraying the role of Ranveer Oberai in ‘Sirf Tum’.
Vivian Dsena
  • Farmani Naaz: The youtube singer and Indian Idol 12 participant Farmani Naaz has been finalised for the show. She has 4 million subscribers on her youtube channel. Farmaani made her debut in singing by singing Millo Na Tum To Hum Ghabrayein (one of Lata Mangeshkar’s songs).
Farmani Naaz
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Celebrities who rejected Bigg Boss 16

In the television business, Bigg Boss is one of the most watched and anticipated programmes. For almost a decade, the show has been enthralling viewers. It’s a show where people want to watch their favourite celebrities imprisoned.

Over the years, several participants on this programme have gained notoriety and popularity. However, many performers haven’t expressed an interest in appearing on this entertainment reality programme.

The celebrities who immediately turned down the offer of being part of the show as a contestant can be read from the table shared below:

Names of Celebs who rejected the show
Jennifer Winget
Divyanka Tripathi Dahiya
Shivangi Joshi
Shriti Jha
Arjun Bijlani
Munawar Farruqui
Shivin Narang

Bigg Boss Season 16 Show theme

According to the birdie, the makers have decided to give the house an aqua theme with walls painted in blue & white colours. Last year, BB15 jungle theme to their audiences. Viewers are impatiently waiting for the house images along with their favourite personalities to be the housemate of the show. The images will be uploaded soon on Bigg Boss 16 social media handles.

Bigg Boss 16 Constants List 2022: Links

Check Channel Portal Colors Viacom 18 Official Portal
Colors Twitter Account Twitter Account
Instagram Handle Instagram Account
Home Page NVS, RO Bhopal


When will Bigg Boss 16 start?

Bigg Boss season 16 will have its grand premiere on 01st Oct 2022 on the Voot app & Colors channel.

What is Salman Khan’s hosting fee for BB 16?

According to the reports, Khan will get paid around Rs.350 crore by the channel to host the BB 16.

What is the tagline of BB 16?

BB 16 will come with a tagline as ‘Bigg Boss: Jal Ka Jalwa’ or ‘Bigg Boss: Sansanikhez Solhah’.

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