Bigg Boss is one of the most loved reality shows and much-awaited one for its fans and followers. This time Bigg Boss is making its grand premiere with the 12th season on Sunday, September 16. On popular demand from the audience, Colors channel has decided to kick-start the twelfth season of Bigg Boss from September because of few creative changes, instead of October, and end by December last. Hosted by Bollywood actor Salman Khan, Bigg Boss 12 will be telecast from 9 pm onward from Monday to Saturday, keeping its viewers full-to entertained.

Bigg Boss begins from Sunday, 16th September at 9 PM (The Financial Express)

This year Bigg Boss welcomes its contestants in the form of pairing. The makers have stated that the pair might be spouses, siblings, parents, friends, or co-workers as Bigg Boss contestants. The most controversial show Bigg Boss 12 is coming with approximately 21 contestants as a blend of celebrities and commoners. Once the commoners enter the Bigg Boss home, they too turn out to be celebrities as everyone comes to know about them. Let us explore more on yet another remarkable season of Bigg Boss 12!

Most Favorite Host of Bigg Boss 12

Salman Khan has been roped in by the Colors to host the Bigg Boss 12. Though every year he says on Bigg Boss that it is his last, but anyhow the Channel pays him a hefty pay-check, more than the last year. His Dus Ka Dum finished last Sunday on Sony and he straightaway shifts to Bigg Boss 12 on Colors. Also, he will be juggling between his current shoot for Bharat movie and Bigg Boss 12.

Salman dances inside the house of Bigg Boss (

Bigg Boss Confirmed Contestants

Bigg Boss 12 welcomes seventeen contestants including contestants and common people. Four guests have been invited on the show including Shilpa Shinde, Manveer Gujjar, and two Hindi News Readers, one among them is Neha Singh. This year too, there will be lots of entertainment, including fights, quarrel, performances, competitions, love, friendship, and many more to be witnessed in the house. Names of the 17confirmed contestants are mentioned below.

1# Karanvir Bohra (TV Actor)

Karanvir Bohra, the 1st Contestant to enter BB house (TellyChakkar)

2# Shivashish Mishra (Businessman from Indore)

3# Sourav Patel (Professional Farmer from M. P.)

Shivashish and Sourav have come in jodis/partners.

As the jodi of Shivashish-Sourav seem stronger than Karanveer, he got the Toop Ki Salaami by Bigg Boss. Shivashish Mishra was firstly placed inside the glass room as a special guest, as he gets mukka. After 20-minutes, he is allowed to go out of the glass room.

Shivashish-Sourav is second in the slot as contestants to enter BB house.

4# Deepika Kakar Ibrahim (TV actress)

Deepika Kakar Ibrahim, 3rd in the slot to enter BB house (

5# Romil Chaudri (Lawyer from Haryana)

6# Nirmal Singh (Policeman from Haryana) (Two Jodis)

Romil ChaudriNirmal Singh, 4th in the slot to enter BB house

Here Romil Chaudri got Toop Ki Salaami by his partner, Nirmal Singh.

7# Nehaa Pendse (Film and TV actress)

Neha seems stronger than Romil-Nirmal.

Neha Pendse, 5th in the slot to enter BB house (The Indian Express)

8# Anup Jalota (Indian Singer)

9# Jasleen Matharu (Singer)

Anup Jalota-Jasleen Matharu, 6th in the slot to enter BB house (Hindustan Times)

Anup Jalota and Jasleen Matharu share a teacher-student relationship.

10# Srishty Rode (TV actress)

Srishty Rode, 7th in the slot to enter Bigg Boss house (

11# Saba Khan

12# Somi Khan (Pathan sisters from Jaipur) (Jodi)

Saba and Somi Khan, 7th in the slot to enter Bigg Boss house (

As Saba Khan seemed stronger than her sister, thus Somi had to face Tope Ki Salaami by Saba. Well, Srishty, Saba and Somi Khan went inside the house together.

13# Deepak Thakur  (Singer from Muzaffarpur district in Patna) He sang in Anurag Kashyap’s films like “Gangs of Wasseypur”, “Gangs of Wasseypur 2” and “Mukkabaaz”.

14# Urvashi Bani (Learns singing from Deepak)

Deepak Thakur and Urvashi Vani, 8th in the slot to get inside BB house (

Deepak and Urvashi are known to be singer-student jodi. They both enter in the cage inside the Bigg Boss house.

15# Roshmi Banik (Entrepreneur from Kolkata)

16# Kriti Verma (Makeup artist from Kolkata)

Roshmi Banik and Kriti Verma, 9th in the slot to enter in BB (India TV)

Among four girls, Kriti Verma, Surbhi Rana, Roshmi Banik and Mital Joshi already inside the secret room of Bigg Boss house, audiences choose Roshmi and Kriti over other two by voting, who made their way to make their entry in the house. Though Roshni and Kriti were once-upon-friends, now they are enemies. They are the vichitra jodi.

17# Sreesanth (Former Cricketer, Actor)

Sreesanth, the 10th and the last one in the slot to enter BB house (

Rules of Bigg Boss 12 to be followed by the contestants:

  • For the jodis, it will be 2-in-1: one nomination, one opinion, one competition against their opponent. Bigg Boss won’t entertain individual nominations/opinions/competition for the jodidaar contestants inside the house.
  • For the single contestant in the house, it is a solo nomination, solo opinion, solo competition against their opponent.
  • In this season, it is Singles Vs Doubles.

    Audiences would look forward to Salman Khan in the weekends (Tentaran)

Bigg Boss Location

Unlike the previous seasons’ Bigg Boss house located in Mumbai’s Lonavala, this time the show promos were shot in Goa with host Salman Khan. According to the media reports, the invitees are welcomed to Goa. The launch of Bigg Boss 12 will cover dance performances by every contestant, along with their introduction by Salman. As they enter the house, they will meet the other contestants and get to each other better. Most probably this year BB house is created in the beautiful Goa.

Salman Khan in a great mood, dancing on the stage of BB 12 (Somnio360)

Bigg Boss 12 Theme

This season’s theme is “Vichitra Jodis”. Hence, Salman will make a pair of the contestants into jodis as they arrive the stage. Every room of Bigg Boss 12 is designed, keeping in mind the ‘beach’ and its wonderful scenario. The rooms of the Bigg Boss house looks pretty refreshing. The whole setup including a drawing room, dining room, bedroom, swimming pool area, kitchen, bathroom area, garden area, will have a brand-new look giving the contestants beach feel! Bigg Boss Season 12 House Tour will look and feel awesome!

Inside Look of Bigg Boss House (

Beautiful House of Bigg Boss 12 (Telly Serial Updates)

Kitchen area designed as a boat (MId-Day)

Bigg Boss house: great view (Mid-Day)

Bedroom space (Hindustan Times)

Double and Single Bds placed in the BB bedroom (Womansera)

Beach view of the pool area (Catch News)

Bigg Boss 12 Promos

The promos of BB 12 have been doing the rounds since August. In this Bigg Boss season, contestants will arrive in jodis and audiences will get to see how the contestants will perform as jodis and individually too. Salman has been promoting Bigg Boss season 12 in variations.

Promotion of Bigg Boss 12 at Goa (iDiva)

Big promotion for Bigg Boss 12 at Goa with the team (Media Infoline)

Bigg Boss 12 Show Timing

  • Show name: Bigg Boss
  • Season: 12th
  • Channel: Colors
  • Show timing: 9 pm to 10 pm
  • Show days: Monday-Friday
  • Weekend ka Vaar: Saturday
  • Host: Salman Khan
  • Total Contestants: 17
  • Produced by: EndemolShine India via Viacom 18 & Star India
  • Director of BB: Omung Kumar

Girls and guys, are you excited for the 12th season of Bigg Boss? You must be keen to hear Bigg Boss’s voice (lend by Atul Kapoor) again. Yes, Bigg Boss 12 will start off with flying colors from 16th September from 9 pm daily, Monday to Friday, with Weekend Ka Vaar with Salman Khan on Saturday-Sundays at 9 pm. Audiences can also watch Bigg Boss 12, Extra Dose on MTV from 2-3 pm and 11-12 pm. They can also update themselves on Voot app. Do share your views and comments with us about the new season of Bigg Boss 12! 🙂, pub-3862145386704795, DIRECT, f08c47fec0942fa0 InterServer Web Hosting and VPS

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