The 12 housemates!
According to here: http://entertainment.oneindia.in/kannada/news/2013/sudeep-bigg-boss-kannada-12-contestants-106150.html
the launch was yesterday!
The first housemate is Narendra Babu Sharma
, he is well-known face for small-screen audience. He became popular with his astrological programme Brahmanda. Often he got into controversy by making comments on woman.
The second housemate is Vijay Raghavendra
, he shot to fame as a child artist in Chinnari Mutha, is one of the contestant. He is known as a soft-spoken man.
The third housemate is Aparna
, she is an actress and television anchor, and was not seen much in small-screen these days. The actress, who earned good reputation in films with legendary Puttana Kangal's Masanada Hoovu, is a surprise element in the show.
The fourth housemate is Chandrika
, she is best remembered in the song 'Cheluve neenu nakkare...'. She has acted with big names like Dr Vishnuvardhan, Ambareesh, Tiger Prabhakar and Shankar Nag.
The fifth housemate is Nurse Jayalakshmi
, she was involved in a sex scandal with BJP Minister Renukacharya, was a shocking name on the show.
The sixth housemate is Arun Sagar
, he is a popular art director and comedian in Kannada film industry.
The seventh housemate is Sanjjanna Galrani
, she s a popular actress, who has worked with a couple of big names in Kannada including Shivaraj Kumar.
The eight housemate is Nikita Thukral
, she has acted in many successful movies including Kranthiveera Sangolli Rayanna, Vamshi, etc.
The ninth housemate is Vinayak Joshi
, he is an actor, theatre artist and Radio jockey.
The tenth housemate is Thilak
, he is an interesting name in Bigg Boss. It is because he along with Sanjjanna, who became popular with Ganda Hendathi, are coming together again.
The eleventh housemate is Anushree
, she has acted in tele-serials and she was also a VJ.
The final and twelfth housemate is Shweta Pandit
, she was seen in a small role in Paramathma, is also acting in the remake of Tamil film Vazhakku Enn 18/9.