Kushal Tondon: Last seen on Star Plus' Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai, the model-turned actor is known to be quite a charmer and is expected to work his magic on fellow contestants as well as the audience. This will be his second reality show after Nach Baliye.
Pratyusha Bannerjee: The actress who became a household name with Balika Vadhu has already created a lot of controversy for quitting the show midway and recently for filing an FIR against her on-off boyfriend.
Gauhar Khan: The Bollywood actress who turned heads with her dance moves in the song Jhalla Walla from the movie Ishaqzaade is likely to be in the Bigg Boss house.
Apurva and Shilpa Agnihotri: The actor couple will return to the small screen after a long hiatus. The couple was in the limelight in the recent past after they were caught for testing positive for drugs at a rave party.
Kamya Punjabi: One of the most popular vamps on television, Kamya recently quit Life OK's Jaan, to particpate in the show. The actress was recently in news over trouble in her married life.
Hazel Keech: The actress' entry in the show does not come as a surprise as she is said to have a good equation with Salman Khan. The two had shared screen space in Bodyguard. Salman is said to have recommended his favourites in the earlier editions of the show too.
Rajat Rawail: Another of Salman's friends, Rajat has produced Salman's film Ready and had also shared screen space with him in Bodygaurd.
Ratan Rajput: The young and pretty Ratan Rajput, who stepped into the world of television with the show Radha Ki Betiyaan, is a strong contender. Ratan created a flutter when she decided to choose her life partner on national television through a reality show. However, the actress ended up not marrying her fiance Abhinav.
Anita Adavi: Anita's claim to fame came after the death of Bollywood's first superstar Rajesh Khanna. She not only claimed that she was in a live-in relationship with the star, but also demanded a share in his property.
VJ Andy: Andy, last seen on Life OK's cookery reality show, is said to have been brought into the show to create some drama inside the house with his antics.
Elie Evram: Another of Salman's friends, international troupe dancer Elie is trying to make it big with this season of Bigg Boss.
Tanisha Mukherjee: The younger sister of Kajol, who has not had a career as successful as her sister, is said to be on the final list on contestants. Her mother Tanuja, sister Kajol and brother-in-law Ajay Devgn are said to be upset with her decision to enter the show.
Sangram Singh: Payal Rohatgi's boyfriend Sangram is not new to the world of reality shows. Payal has also been a part of the second season of the show.
Armaan Kohli: After an unsuccessful run in Bollywood, the actor is trying to revive his acting career by participating in the big ticket show. Earlier, Rahul Roy too had tried the same by taking part in the show but did not succeed even after winning the show. We hope it works for Armaan.