Bigg Boss season 13 has premiered on 29 September 2019 at Colors channel. Bollywood superstar Salman Khan is hosting this season as well. He has been hosting the show since last 10 years. Thanks to his charm and unique style that he has made the audience fall in love with him all over again. He started the show with a bang having the popular celebs to be locked inside the house for almost 15 weeks. Like we saw in the promos saying him “Tedha par Mera” season, this season is surely a different one from past 12 seasons. This times, celebrities like Siddharth Shukla, Rashami Desai, Devoleena Bhattacharjee, Arti Singh, etc. are locked inside the house giving the audience every possible reason to get hooked with their television. Here are 10 noticeable things that makes it different than its previous seasons:
No Commoner- Unlike many previous seasons, in 13th season of reality show Bigg Boss, no commoner participated in the show. The makers decided to lock only the celebrities inside the house.
Finale in 4 Weeks- Host Salman announced on the premier episode of Bigg Boss 13 that the contestant will reach the finale in just 4 weeks. On the finale, only 6 contestant will get to move forward in the game. Rest will be eliminated.
Changed Location- This is first time in the history of Bigg Boss that it will be shot in Mumbai. The previous seasons of Bigg Boss were shot on Lonavala. This time the makers of the show decided it to shift to the location in Filmcity so the communication problem will be solved.
Time Change- From Monday to Friday, it will be aired from 10:30pm to 11.30pm and on weekends it will be aired at 9pm.
Amazing Tasks- On the premier episode of the most awaited reality show Bigg Boss 13, host Salman Khan announced that he will be giving Dhamakedaar tasks to the contestant from day 1 promising this season the most hatke than the previous ones. The tasks are new this time and will lead to witness major drama inside the house.
Funky and Vibrant House Theme- This year BB House is created by Bollywood’s director Omung Kumar. The designers have decided to keep the look of house quite young, vibrant and fresh. The house has lots of amazing elements in it.
150 Cameras- The house is surrounded by 150 cameras to keep close check on the celebrities locked inside the house 24*7 for the days they stay inside.
Ameesha Patel as Malikin of House- Adding another twist, the makers have decided to make Ameesha Patel as malikin of the house. She will be seen giving interesting tasks to the contestant and was kept in a secret room.
No Jhallad- If you have been watching Bigg Boss from a long time, you must be aware of Jhallad who used to make appearance on every weekends on the show. However, he will not be seen this season owing to the fact that he has left the entertainment industry forever.
Triple Beds- This season there are several triple beds in the bedroom. It will be fun to watch which celebrities form alliance on those beds and who fights over.
Bigg Boss 13 Contestants List
Here are the celebrities who have participated in this season of reality show and are locked inside the house:
- Rashami Desai
- Siddharth Shukla
- Shehnaz Kaur Gill
- Paras Chhabra
- Devoleena Bhattacharjee
- Koena Mitra
- Dalljiet Kaur
- Siddharth Dey
- Arti Singh
- Asim Riaz
- Abu Malik
- Shefali Bagga
- Mahira Sharma
Rashami Desai- Popular Television actress Rashami Desai is locked inside the house who rose to fame with serial Uttaran. She has participated along with her Dil Se Dil Tak co-star Siddharth Shukla. The two of them were paired opposite in the show and were even linked in real life, if reports are to be believed.
Siddharth Shukla- Siddharth Shukla has been away from television screen from quite a long time and was last seen in 2017. It was reported that because of his tantrums on his show Dil Se Dil Tak, the makers of the show had replaced him. So, after taking break of almost 2 years, he is back in Bigg Boss 13 house to grab attention. He shows his angry young man side inside the house and emerged as one of the strong contestants.
Shehnaz Kaur Gill- Shehnaz Kaur Gill is a Punjabi singer, model and actress. She rose to fame after her controversy with Himanshi Khurana went viral. She is quite a hottie.and people outside the house loved her immensely for her fun nature.
Paras Chhabra- The Badho Bahu star Paras Chhabra has also participated as a contestant in Bigg Boss house. Earlier, he had won reality show Splitsvilla 5 and has been featured in lots of television shows. Inside the house, Paras never fails to put his opinion on front and has made some good bonds inside the house.
Devoleena Bhattacharjee- Devoleena Bhattacharjee, rose to fame with serial “Sath Nibhana Saathiya”. The actress entered in the house with the image of Bahu and managed to break her image of Bahu and became Babe right after her entry in the house. One of her biggest enemies inside the house is Siddharth Shukla.
Koena Mitra- The original “Saki” girl Koena Mitra entered the house as a contestant. She rose to fame with her dance moves in Saki Saki song but failed to emerge as an actress. With bigg boss 13, she was seen on screen after a very long time. Despite having an strong opinion in the house, she got eliminated from the house early.
Dalljiet Kaur- Actress Dalljiet Kaur has left her show Guddan in the midway to be part of Bigg Boss 13. She considered it as a big opportunity for her and has made lots of admirers for being a single mother of a son of 5 Jayden. However, she got eliminated pretty soon from the house.
Siddharth Dey- Siddharth Dey, a scriptwriter by profession entered the house. Interestingly, he has written the first two seasons of Bigg Boss and in 13th season came as a contestant. From being a nobody to being one of the most controversial contestant of the house, Siddharth’s journey in the house has been the topic of talk inside and outside the house.
Arti Singh- Arti Singh, sister of popular comedian Krishna Abhishek is seen in the 13th edition of Bigg Boss. This is her first reality show. Earlier this, she was seen in shows like Waaris, Maayka, etc.
Asim Riaz- Asim Riaz is an Indian model. From being a nobody to being the eye candy of everyone, his journey in the house was one of the most beautiful to watch. Not only he bring hot quotient in the house but also he trended on twitter for his aggressive yet positive nature.
Abu Malik- Abu Malik, who is younger brother of Anu Malik entered the house with full energy. Despite being the eldest contestant inside the house, he managed to survive in the game for a short time with positivity and gave entertainment to the audience with his funny nature.
Shefali Bagga- Shefali Bagga, a media personality who has hosted few shows as well. She entered the house as a contestant and despite being least popular celebrity, she never failed to put up her opinion in front of everyone. Eventually, she garnered lots of positive and negative reviews inside and outside the house. But people loved her courage.
Mahira Sharma- Known for playing the role of witch in Naagin 3, Mahira Sharma participated in Bigg Boss 13 as a contestant. She has been part of many shows and made clear on the premier of the show that she is here to win the game. Inside the house, she made some great friends and has been involved in lots of fights especially with Siddharth Shukla.
Wild Card Entries of Bigg Boss 13
Have a look at the wild card contestant of Bigg Boss season 13:
- Arhaan Khan
- Khesari Lal Yadav
- Tehseen Poonawalla
- Shefali Zariwala
- Hindustani Bhau
- Himanshi Khurana
- Vishal Aditya Singh
- Madhurima Tuli
Arhaan Khan- Rashmi Desai’s rumored boyfriend entered the show as a wild card contestant. The two of them have denied their relationship rumor on media and considers each other as good friends. Inside the house, he has indulged in fights with many contestant and shares best bond with her friend Rashami Desai.
Khesari Lal Yadav- Khesari Lal Yadav is a known Bhojpuri star. He entered the house as a wild card contestant. While entering the house, he said he will play his best game but eventually, he didn’t get to show much of his character inside the house. He got overshadowed by other strong contestants.
Tehseen Poonawalla- Tehseen Poonawalla entered as a third wild card contestant. His plan for the game was not to have any plan. If rumors are to be believed then he was one of the highest paid celebrity to enter the house. However, his stay in the house was not more than 1 week but he surely made his points clear whenever he indulged in fights.
Shefali Zariwala- Shefali Zariwala rose to fame with song Kaanta Laga. She has participated in many shows and now entered Bigg Boss 13. Interestingly, she has dated actor Siddharth Shukla in the past. She emerged out as one of the strongest contestant in all the wild card entries of this season.
Hindustani Bhau- Vikas Pathak aka Hindustani Bhau is one of the known faces of social media. With his entry in the house, he bring some happy moments inside the house and eventually won everyone’s heart inside and outside the house.
Himanshi Khurana- Himanshi Khurana is an Indian model and singer. She is quite a popular face of Punjabi industry. Her controversy with Shehnaz Kaur is not unknown. It has been very interesting to see Shehnaz’s reaction after she saw Himanshi as a wild card contestant.
Vishal Aditya Singh- Another wild card entry in Bigg Boss 13 is Vishal Aditya Singh. Earlier he participated in Nach Baliye 7 with his ex-girlfriend Madhurima Tuli. Their fights on the sets have been talk of tinsel town. It was fun to watch him playing his game inside the house. He, as well has made his game clear at the time of his entry, that his only aim is to win the game.
Bigg Boss 13 Online Voting
If you want to cast your vote to save your favorite contestant, you can do it by following the steps mentioned:
Step 1- Visit the official website of Voot.
Step 2- Log in with your username and password. In case, you don’t have a user id, create one by registering the mandatory information. Or you can also sign up with your Facebook or Gmail Id.
Step 3- After you have logged in, select the option “Bigg Boss 13” from the menu available and click on “Vote Now”.
Step 4- Now the list of nominated contestant will appear on your device’s screen, cast your vote to your favorite contestant and save them from getting evicted from the house.
Step 5- Once you have casted the vote, log out of your account.
Bigg Boss 13 Online Voting Through Voot App
In case you want to save your favorite contestant from getting evicted, you can do so by using Voot’s official app. Follow the steps:
Step 1- Download the Voot App from Play Store in your device.
Step 2- Register yourself, either by filling the mandatory information or via FB or Gmail.
Step 3- From menu choose Bigg Boss 13 and click on Vote Now option to save your favorite contestant.
Voting Rules & Regulations for Bigg Boss 13
Before casting your vote, you should know these rules and regulations:
- One viewer can cast only 1 vote from his registered mail.
- More than one vote from the same email would be considered null and invalid.
- Your vote will be counted only when it reaches the concerned internet operator. Also, the channel holds every right to cancel your vote if it comes from uncertain user.