Bigg Boss 10 is the tenth season of the Indian reality TV series Bigg Boss. It began airing on 16 October 2016 on Colors. The show is also available after the original telecast on Viacom 18‘s digital platform – Voot. A new element called ‘Unseen-Undekha’ was introduced by way of unseen footage uploaded on Voot.This footage showed parts of the day that weren’t included in the episode, from ‘wake-up call’ to ‘lights out’. Salman Khan is hosting this season for the seventh time.
The participants in the order of appearance and entered in house are:
- Swami Om – He is a social, religious and political leader. He is 60 years old. He is from Delhi, India. He has a PhD in astrology.
- Lopamudra Raut – She is an Indian model and beauty queen from the state of Maharashtra. She is an engineer by profession. She represented India at Miss United Continents 2016 pageant and was crowned 2nd runner up. She also won the “Best National Costume” award for India three years in a row. Previous representatives of India, Gail Nicole Da Silva in 2014 and Sushrii Shreya Mishraa in 2015 also won the award.
- Manveer Gurjar – He is from Aghapur in Noida and been around farms all his life. He wanted to become an actor but could not pursue this dream of his.
- Nitibha Kaul – She is from Kashmir. She is 23 years old and a former account strategist for Google Marketing Solutions. She became the first runner-up in the show Dabur Miss Rose and even been selected in the Times Fresh Face Delhi.
- Rohan Mehra – He is an Indian television actor and model. He is 27 years old. He is better known for his role of Naksh Singhania in the TV serial Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai. He made his television debut on Channel V‘s show Gumrah: End of Innocence as Aarav. He has worked as a commercial model and in the films Uvaa and Sixteen.
- Gurbani Judge – VJ, model and television host. She was the runner up of MTV Roadies and anchored seasons 6, 7, 9 and 10 of that series. She was also a contestant in Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi and I Can Do That. She acted in Zorawar and Aap Kaa Surooor.
- Lokesh Kumari Sharma – Sharma is a 25-year-old student from Delhi.
- Karan Mehra – Mehra is a TV actor, model and fashion designer. He played the lead role of Naitik Singhania in the television series Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai. He also appeared in the movie Love Story 2050. participated in the dance shows Nach Baliye 5 and Nach Baliye Shriman v/s Shrimati along with his wife Nisha Rawal.
- Akanksha Sharma – She is a Haryanvi writer and stage actress. She was married to Yuvraj Singh‘s youger brother Zorawar but later divorced.
- Manu Punjabi – He lives in Jaipur. He participated in The Bachelorette India: Mere Khayaalon ki Mallika in 2013.
- Gaurav Chopra – Chopra is a television actor known for his work in the series Left Right Left, Karma, Uttaran, and Pati Patni Aur Woh.
- Priyanka Jagga – Jagga is a recruiter in marketing from Delhi. After being evicted on Day 7 she came back as a wild card contestant on Day 42.
- Rahul Dev – He is an Indian film actor and former model who works in Hindi, Punjabi, Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada and Bengali films. He made his debut in the 2000 film Champion where he played a villainous role, for which he was nominated for the 2001 Filmfare Best Villain Award.
- Navin Prakash – He is a 26-year-old teacher, who was raised in Jhajha, a remote place in Bihar. He graduated from Delhi University and lives in Kolkata where he mentors Union Public Service Commission candidates. He is also a poet, activist and public speaker.
- Monalisa – Known as Monalisa, Antara Biswas is a Bengali actress who has appeared in more than 100 Bhojpuri films. She was born to a Bengali Hindu family.
Wild Card entries
- Jason Shah – He is a British born actor and fitness model.He was born to a British mother and an American father but later his mother married to an Indian man of Gujarati origin. He is currently living in Mumbai, India.
- Elena Kazan – She is German-Russian actress who appears in German as well as Indian films such as Agent Vinod, John Day, Prague etc.
- Sahil Anand – He is an Indian Film and Television Actor. He is known for his roles in Student of the Year and Babloo Happy Hai. He also participated in MTV Roadies (season 4).
|Premiere||Deepika Padukone||To promote her film XXX: Return of Xander Cage.|
|1||Kamya Punjabi||To appreciate and motivate the contestants as an ex-contestant of Bigg Boss 7.|
|2||Karan Wahi and Bharti Singh||To promote their show Comedy Nights Bachao Taaza.|
|3||Farhan Akhtar and Shraddha Kapoor||To promote their film Rock On 2.|
|4||Ankit Tiwari, Neha Sharma, Aditya Seal and Aashim Gulati.||To promote their film Tum Bin II.|
|Himesh Reshammiya||To promote his album Aap Se Mausiiquii.|
|Tanishaa Mukerji and VJ Andy||To appreciate and motivate the contestants as ex-contestants of Bigg Boss 7.|
|5||Mouni Roy and Anubhav Sinha||To promote their film Tum Bin 2|
|Alia Bhatt||To promote her film Dear Zindagi.|
|6||Sunny Leone||To do a special nomination task and celebrate her 5 years of Bigg Boss.|
|Gautam Gulati and Mandana Karimi||To appreciate and motivate the contestants as ex-contestants of Bigg Boss 8 and Bigg Boss 9 respectively.|
|Vidya Balan||To Promote her film Kahaani 2|
|7||Ranveer Singh and Vaani Kapoor||To Promote their film Befikre|
|8||Karishma Tanna and Dibang||To discuss their point of views on the game|
|Hina Khan||To support Rohan Mehra|
|9||Rubina Dilaik (Soumya), Mouni Roy (Shivangi), Adaa Khan (Shesha), Karanvir Bohra (Rocky), Vijayendra Kumeria (Suraj) and Meera Deosthale (Chakor)||Came as guest from Colors family from shows Naagin, Shakti — Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki, Udaan.|
|Prachi Shah, Ankitta Sharma & Sangeeta Chauhan||To promote their new show Ek Shringaar-Swabhiman|
|10||Alexander Meuis and Jermaine Meuis||To meet their mother Priyanka in the Family App Task.|
|Raghav Chopra||To meet his brother Gaurav in the Family App Task.|
|Vikrant Singh Rajpoot||To meet his girlfriend Mona in The Family App Task.|
|Siddharth Mehra||To meet his brother Rohan in the Family App Task.|
|Kumar Baisoya||To meet his son Manveer in the Family App Task.|
|Mrs.Kaul||To meet her daughter Nitibha in the Family App Task.|
|Gauhar Khan||To meet her bestfriend Bani in The Family App Task.|
|Bhagyashree Raut||To meet her sister Lopamudra in The Family App Task.|
|11||Diandra Soares and Aamir Ali||To discuss their point of views on the game|
|Salman Yusuff Khan, Shantanu Maheshwari, Karishma Tanna, Teriya Magar and Preetjot Singh||To celebrate New Year as the contestants from Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 9|
|Ravi Kishan, Vindu Dara Singh and Lokesh Kumari Sharma||To celebrate New Year, appreciate and motivate the contestants as ex-contestants of Bigg Boss 1, Bigg Boss 2 and Bigg Boss 10 respectively|
|Bharti Singh, Krushna Abhishek, Sudesh Lehri, Anita Hassanandani, Mubeen Saudagar and Balraj Sayal||To celebrate New Year as the comedians from Comedy Nights Bachao Taaza|
|12||Aditya Roy Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor||To promote their film OK Jaanu|
|13||Govinda||To promote his film Aa Gaya Hero|
|14||Vikrant Singh Rajpoot||To marry Monalisa.|
|Dinesh Lal Yadav, Ravi Kishan, Amrapali, Vikrant’s sister and Monalisa’s mother||Guests in Monalisa and Vikrant’s Wedding|
|Jacqueline Fernandez, Ganesh Hegde, Karan Johar, Farah Khan and Manish Paul||As the judges and host and to declare the winner of the Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 9|
|Salman Yusuff Khan, Shantanu Maheshwari and Teriya Magar with their respective choreo partner||As the Finalist of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 9|
|Shah Rukh Khan and Sunny Leone||To promote their Film Raees|
|Finale||Yami Gautam and Hrithik Roshan||To promote their Film Kaabil|