Bigg Boss Marathi: Meet the 15 contestants of Mahesh Manjrekar's show
Updated On : 16 Apr 2018,10:53 AM
Bigg Boss has been one of the most entertaining reality shows in India and the new version of the show began with a bang on Sunday.
We are talking about Bigg Boss Marathi which was launched on April 15.
Hosted by Bollywood actor Mahesh Manjrekar, the show features 15 celebrities from the Marathi industry locked in a house for 100 days.
The house for Bigg Boss Marathi has the look of a typical Marathi house with Tulsi vrindavan, Limbu Mirchi and many other things.
Just like the other versions of the show, BBM house too will have a meeting room aka 'baithak' room, where host Mahesh Manjrekar will interact with the contestants through 'Majhya Baacha TV'.
Indeed, the grand premiere has left the audience ecstatic for this new reality show. So as Bigg Boss Marathi is all set to entertain the audience now, here's a list of 15 contestants who will be seen fighting for the winner's trophy on Mahesh Manjrekar's show.
Bigg Boss Marathi contestants:
Resham Tipnis: The actress is not just a known face in Marathi industry but is also popular in Bollywood as well. Resham, who has been a part of several television serials, is fondly known for her role in Shah Rukh Khan's Baazigar and Salman Khan's Jai Ho. She was the first contestant to enter the Bigg Boss Marathi house and host Mahesh Manjrekar advised her to take over the kitchen in the house given her love for cooking.
Vinit Bonde: The second contestant of Bigg Boss Marathi is popular comedian Vineet Bhonde, who happens to be a vertically challenged actor. Mahesh Manjrekar welcomed the Vineet saying that he has brought honour to the show by participating in it. Interestingly, it's been a while that Vineet got married. However, the actor postponed his honeymoon plans to participate in Bigg Boss Marathi.
Aastad Kale and Jui Gadkari - Bigg Boss Marathi will also witness one of the popular onscreen jodi Aastad Kale and Jui Gadkari in the house. The two actors have won millions of hearts with the stunning onscreen chemistry. It will be interesting to see if the two will be able to maintain their camaraderie offscreen as well.
Anil Thatte - The next contestant of the house is Anil Thatte, former journalist, who is known for his quirky style. He is quite obsessed with his clothes and has 1500 clothes and 200-300 jackets. While he claims to be a unique personality, it will surely be interesting to watch him add some spice on the show.
Smita Gondkar - The temperatures are set to be soaring inside the Bigg Boss Marathi house as Pappi De Parula fame Smita Gondkar too has entered the show as one of the contestants. Known for her bold style, Smita was one of the semi-finalist on MTV Stunt Mania in 2009. The diva has high hopes for winning BBM as she believes that being an athlete, she is likely to have upper hand on other contestants.
Bhushan Kadu and Aarti Solanki- After a much intriguing list of celebs in Bigg Boss Marathi, renowned comedians Aarti Solanki and Bhushan Kadu have made their way inside the house. The two made a grand entry with their performance on some foot-tapping numbers. Known for their perfect comic timings, Aarti and Bhushan share a great bond both on and off screen. It will be interesting to see if the reality show will have an impact on their bond.
Usha Nadkarni - Television actress Usha Nadkarni is quite a popular face in both Hindi and Marathi industry. The actress is known for her role in Zee TV's popular daily soap Pavitra Rishta and was also seen in Akshay Kumar starrer Rustom. At 72, Usha is the eldest contestant in Bigg Boss Marathi house.
Megha Dhade - Actress Megha Dhadhe makes a smashing entry on Bigg Boss Marathi as she grooves on the tunes of Ooh La La song from The Dirty Picture. The actress, who referred Mahesh Manjrekar as the coolest guy in the industry, asserted that it was a dream to be an actress. Megha also revealed that she done a massive shopping for her stay in the house and even has her attire for the finale ready.
Rutuja Dharmadhikari - Rutuja rose to fame with her horror show Ratris Khel Chale. And the lady made sure to send a chill down everyone's spine as she made an entry with the song 'Gumnaam Hai Koi'.
Pushkar Jog - A dentist by profession, Pushkar Jog has been associated with the showbiz industry since childhood. He was seen as a child actor in both Hindi and Marathi movies and late make a comeback as a lead actor after completing his studies.
Sai Lokur - Sai made her Bollywood debut with Kapil Sharma's Kis Kis Ko Pyaar Karu. The diva is currently pursuing fashion designing.
Sushant Shelar and Rajesh Shringarpure - The last two contestant of Bigg Boss Marathi are Sushant and Rajesh who have earlier shared the screen space in their drama Zenda. The two actors seem to share a great camaraderie and it will be interesting to see if Sushant and Rajesh will be able to carry it in BBM as well.