The reality TV show Bigg Boss is one of the biggest shows belonging to the Indian Television industry. Even the audience apart from the contestants likes gearing up for a new season annually for their daily dose of entertainment and drama, which is extra in each and every way.
The new season for the show i.e. season 14 was also recently announced by Salman Khan, the decade long host of the show as the promos premiered. The Bigg Boss platform is known to have given rise to many celebrities and their successful careers after appearing in the most awaited reality show.
So let’s take a look at some of the best ex-contestants who rose to fame after their appearance in Bigg Boss:
1. Gautam Gulati
Before his appearance in Bigg Boss, Gautam numerous TV shows for a short period of time. But thanks to the reality show and his win within the 8th season, he became a household name. To this date, he holds a strong female following and also got the opportunity to emerge in Bollywood.
2. Shehnaaz Gill
Although she was a prominent face in the entertainment industry in Punjab, Shehnaaz gained nationwide popularity due to her bubbly personality and the will to entertain at all times after her appearance in Bigg Boss. She has one of the strongest fan followings within the nation and her fans like to refer to themselves as ‘Shehnaazians’.
3. Prince Narula
Earlier to his Bigg Boss appearance, he was already known as the Reality-TV king due to his back to back win in shows like ‘MTV Roadies X2’ and ‘Splitsvilla 8’. He also won Bigg Boss which marked his hat-trick win. He, later on, starred in many TV shows like Badho Bahu, Naagin 3 and so on and is also one of the gang leaders of the Roadies franchise.
4. Nora Fatehi
The Bigg Boss platform is where it all began for Nora Fatehi. In today’s time, she is one of the prominent faces in Bollywood owing to her superb dancing and a cameo appearance in every other Bollywood film with a mesmerising song. Nora has also worked within the south Indian film industry and also appeared in ‘Streed Dancer 3d’ in one of the most significant roles. She will also be seen in the film ‘Bhuj: The Pride of India’ soon.
5. Sunny Leone
It was through her participation in Bigg Boss, Sunny was straightaway approached for a Bollywood debut. She, later on, starred in many films like ‘Ragini MMS 2′,’Jism 2’, ‘Shootout at Wadala’, ‘Jackpot’ and so on. She also began hosting the show ‘Splitsvilla’on MTV.