The most popular Indian reality show, Bigg Boss has come back with its Season 17. Bigg Boss 17’s grand opening ceremony took place on Sunday, October 15, 2023. Not to mention, megastar Salman Khan who is currently busy promoting his upcoming event film Tiger 3, is back as the host of the show. Since Bigg Boss Season 17 started fans have been eagerly taking over the internet to learn the names of all the celebrities taking part in the 17th season of Bigg Boss. The lineup of Bigg Boss Season 17 is comprised of some prominent names. We have mentioned and introduced each contestant of Bigg Boss Season 17, in the following sections. Go through this article till the end. Scroll down.
The lineup of Bigg Boss Season 17 has notable names such as Mannara Chopra, Ankita Lokhande, Neil Bhatt, and Munawar Faruqui. Let’s take a look at the Bigg Boss Season 17 housemates one by one. The first contestant in question is Munawar Faruqui who is widely known as a stand-up comedian. Notably, Munawar Faruqui also won the first season of Lock Upp hosted by Kangana Ranaut. It is said that Munawar Faruqui is among the strongest contenders to win the show. Earlier Munawar Faruqui was in the news when he was arrested for making hurting religious comments in his comedy.
The next notable name in the lineup is Mannara Chopra. She is a celebrity relative. Mannara Chopra is the cousin of actress Priyanka Chopra and Parineeti Chopra. She was in the news when the ‘Thiragabadara Saami’ director allegedly kissed her in public. Isha Malviya and Abhishek Kumar who have been seen in Udaariyaan, are also in season 17 of Bigg Boss. To note, Isha Malviya and Abhishek Kumar are a former couple. Rinku Dhawan, best known for her role in Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii, also entered the show.
A gaming YouTuber from Hyderabad also joined the lineup of Bigg Boss 17. He is known as Arun Mashettey. He has over 600K followers on IG. Sunny Arya aka Tehelka Bhai who is from Delhi, is widely known for his prank videos and funny clips and is part of Bigg Boss 17. Firoza Khan, a rapper, singer cum songwriter, widely known as Khanzaadi from Assam, who also appeared in MTV Hustle 2.0, is also part of Bigg Boss Season 17. Actor Soniya Bansal, journalist Jigna Vora, lawyer Sana Raees Khan related to Aryan Khan’s drug case, Youtuber Anurag Dhobal, actress Ankita Lokhande and her husband Vicky Jain, real-life couple Neil Bhatt and Aishwarya Sharma, and a London-based contestant named Navid Sole are part of BB 17 lineup.