The popular yet controversial reality show, Bigg Boss, entertains masses with emotions of happiness, anger, sadness and so on. Bigg Boss is an official Indian version of the Dutch show, Celebrity Bigg Brother.
As we all know, Indianised version of Bigg Brother, Bigg Boss has shown us how celebrity personalities actually behave in their day-to-day life. That’s why the show has become so popular that it has so far completed its 11 seasons. In these 11 seasons, people got their most deserving winner from each season of Bigg Boss.
Recently, strong contestant Shilpa Shinde became the winner of Bigg Boss 11 by defeating another strong contestant Hina Khan. After the victory of Shilpa, her fans have celebrated her victory like a festival. However, while celebrating our favourite winners’ victory, we forget those runner-ups who also have had also fought hard to reach the finale of every season of Bigg Boss.
So, let’s see what Bigg Boss runner-ups are doing right now-
Bigg Boss 1 runner-up – Carol Gracias
Popular model Carol Gracias had lost to Rahul Roy in the first season of Bigg Boss. Despite facing defeat, the model-turned-actress entered the adventure show, Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 2. Sadly, there too, she ended up in the position of the second runner-up position. After that, Carol has been into a controversy where while walking on the ramp of Lakme Fashion Week 2006, the model suffered a wardrobe malfunction. Right now, Carol is away from the limelight.
Bigg Boss 2 runner-up – Raja Chaudhary
Ex-husband of Shweta Tiwari, Raja Chaudhary had lost to Ashutosh Kaushik in the finale of Bigg Boss 2. However, after the defeat, the contestant has got many TV shows and gained much popularity. Right now, he working in a TV show, Tenali Rama and very much happy with his second wife Shveta Sood.
Bigg Boss 3 runner-up – Pravesh Rana
Pravesh Rana entered Bigg Boss 3 as wild card contestant and created magic in the house. Despite getting defeated in the finale against Vindu Dara Singh, Pravesh is doing decent work in the industry. After Bigg Boss, Pravesh hosted the show Emotional Atyachaar. He has also acted in the popular film franchise, Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster.
Bigg Boss 4 runner-up – The Great Khali
International level Indian wrestler The Great Khali made his grand wild card entry in Bigg Boss 4. However, he ended up as the first runner-up position at the finale and lost to Shweta Tiwari. After Bigg Boss, Khali worked in many TV commercials. In 2014, Khali became a naturalized U.S. citizen. Right now, he is away from the limelight.
Bigg Boss 5 runner-up – Mahek Chahal
Actress Mahek Chahal had gained much attention for her emotional breakdowns in the Bigg Boss house. However, this couldn’t make her win the show. Surprisingly, after losing to Juhi Parmar, Mahek did a good amount of work in the south as well as in Hindi films. Currently, she is dating Ashmit Patel and was seen in the recently released film Nirdosh.
Bigg Boss 6 runner-up – Imam Siddique
Imam Siddique created many controversies during his Bigg Boss 6 journey. Especially, when host Salman Khan scolded Imam for his misbehaviour with him, social media users had also slammed him. After losing the Bigg Boss title to Urvashi Dholakia, Imam had only appeared in MTV’s comedy show, Time Out With Imam. Since then, he has been away from the limelight.
Bigg Boss 7 runner up – Tanishaa Mukerji
Tanishaa Mukerji was considered as one of the strongest contestants of Bigg Boss 7. However, after losing out to Gauahar Khan, Kajol’s sister worked as a judge in a comedy show, Gangs of Hasseypur. She has also participated in Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi. Apart from TV, Tanishaa did a film, Anna.
Bigg Boss 8 runner-up – Karishma Tanna
One of the most competitive contestants of Bigg Boss, Karishma Tanna lost to Gautam Gulati in the finale of Bigg Boss 8. After that, more than Gautam Gulati, Karishma Tanna is active in the industry. After doing Love School with her ex-beau Upen Patel, Karishma shot her part for Rajkumar Hirani’s Sanjay Dutt biopic starring Ranbir Kapoor. She also worked in the successful adult comedy, Grand Masti.
Bigg Boss 9 runner-up – Rishabh Sinha
After making a wild card entry in Bigg Boss 9, Rishabh Sinha surprised everyone with his competitive appearance in the house. Though he lost to Prince Narula, his fighting spirit will always be remembered for years. After Bigg Boss, Rishabh has not done anything in this glamour industry.
Bigg Boss 10 runner-up – Bani Judge
Runner-up of Bigg Boss 10, Bani Judge aka VJ Bani, hasn’t done any TV show or films after Bigg Boss. However, her pictures with her beau Yuvraj Thakur have always been creating major havoc on the Internet. Her chiseled body in a bikini has given many people sleepless nights.