Bigg Boss Telugu season 5 is being hosted by Nagarjuna Akkineni is finally on-air. Nagarjuna Akkineni has introduced all the 19 contestants in the premiere. This season is more interesting as it has a line up of contestants that includes actors, TV celebs and social media influencers as well.
Let’s have a quick look at the list of contestants in BB Telugu 5:
1. Ravi: Anchor Ravi, is the telly audiences favourite entertainer, and is touted to be a part of the upcoming season.
2. Sarayu Roy: Sarayu Roy is popular for her adult comedy content on YouTube and Facebook. She has a nice following for her online content and has over 35.1k followers on Instagram. Sarayu is also well known for her online reviews as well.
3. Lahari Shari: She is a Tollywood actress, anchor and model who has appeared in many Tollywood movies. Lahari entered the BB house hoping for a ‘Bigg’ break.
4. Maanas Nagulapalli: This Koilamma actor’s successful stint on TV has made him one of the most probable contestants of the season.
5. Siri Hanmanth: This TV actress is known for her performance in daily soaps like Evare Nuvvu Mohini, Agnisakshi & Savitramma Gari Abbayi. She is all set to test her luck in the controversial reality TV show, Bigg Boss Telugu season 5.
6.Priyanka Singh: Priyanka Singh, the latest addition to Bigg Boss season 5, is an actress and comedian based in Hyderabad. She had a successful journey with Jabardasth, a popular comedy TV show that needs no introduction. Priyanka took a break from her projects to focus on her health, and is back to the bigg screen to do what she does best.
7. Sreerama Chandra: The popular playback singer who turned as an actor Sreerama Chandra, shot to fame with Indian Idol, is a part of Big Boss Season 5. He has featured in many regional singing reality shows before his big break in the form of Indian Idol.
8. Shailaja Priya: Shailaja Priya, popularly known as Priya, is an Indian actress who primarily appeared in Telugu feature films and serials. Priya is now in one of the biggest television reality shows, Bigg Boss Telugu- Season 5.
9.Anee Master: She is a popular choreographer and also a TV judge who is now a part of the upcoming fifth edition. She has judged the popular dance series Dhee along with co-judges Sekhar Master and Priyamani.
10.VJ Sunny: The Kalyana Vaibhogam actor is yet another popular TV celeb who is upping his game with participation in BB Telugu 5. While working as a page 3 journalist he also experienced interviewing celebrities. He has earned a loyal fan base with his performance in the show.
11.Uma Devi: Uma Devi aka Bhagyam of Karthika Deepam fame is an interesting name on the list of the contestants. She is playing a key role in the show and a few other daily soaps as well.
12.Hamida: Hamida, is an Indian film acctress, who has appeared in Telugu movies like Sahasam Seyyara Dimbaka in the year 2015. She has taken Bigg Boss fans by surprise with her entry into Bigg Boss Telugu season 5.
13. Shanmukh: This social media influencer recently made headlines for being charged with drunken driving. He is now a part of Bigg Boss Season 5.
14. RJ Kajal: This Radio Jockey-anchor is from Vijayawada. Besides this, Kajal used to host events across the Telugu states. She is also well known for her sweet voice. And she is now in the telugu BB season 5.
15. Lobo: He is a former Video jockey on a Telugu channel Maa Music and also film actor. He is now entertaining us all through the telugu BB season 5.
16. Jaswanth Padala: Jaswanth is model and a television actor.
17. Nataraj Master: He is a dance choreographer, mentor and television judge. He was part of reality dance show Aata. And now a part of Telugu BB season 5.
18. Swetha Varma: She is a Film actress known for films Pachchis and Raani. She has entered the BB season 5.
19. Vishwa: He is a film as well as a television actor.
This is the list of the contestants for the telugu BB season 5.
By Bhumika Joshi.