Bigg Boss is an exciting show and what keeps the excitement going is the mix of celebrity contestants along with the many twists and turns introduced in every season. One such interesting aspect is the participation of foreign celebrities on Bigg Boss. Almost every season has seen a Hollywood star’s presence which really upped the TRP game for as long as they were inside the house. Let us have a look at the foreigners who have participated in the Bigg Boss show –
Bigg Boss Foreign Contestant 1 : Jade Goody
Late Jade Goody became news when she participated in Big Brother along with Shilpa Shetty troubling the latter and passing her racist comments. She later participated in Bigg Boss 2 to make up for everything with Shilpa Shetty who was the host for that season. Although Jade soon had to leave the Bigg Boss house as she was diagnosed with cervical cancer. Her departure was teary-eyed for all the viewers and Shilpa too. Jade later breathed her last in 2009 after battling the disease.
Bigg Boss Foreign Contestant 2 : Claudia Ciesla
The german beauty clicked with the viewers from the instant she was sighted on screen entering the house clad in a pink saree. Claudia came as a sweet little girl next door. She can be credited for the soaring TRPs in Bigg Boss 3 as her pool acts grabbed quite a lot of eyeballs. The model was also in news for her chemistry with housemate Pravesh Rana. She danced, she sang and also did an item song in Bollywood with Akshay Kumar after her stint in the game show.
Bigg Boss Foreign Contestant 3 : Pamela Anderson
She came, she danced and increased the glam quotient. Baywatch star Pamela Anderson entered the Bigg Boss house in Season 4 as a guest. Even though her stay was short, it was not a sweet but a spicy hot one. The channel’s trump card to up the TRP surely worked wonders and sent the viewers’ hearts going ‘Dhak-Dhak‘!
Bigg Boss Foreign Contestant 4 : Andrew Symonds
Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds graced the house of Bigg Boss in season 5. He too was a guest in the show but gave the show much entertainment factor even in his small stint. He grooved to Bollywood numbers and instantly hit it off with the audience.
Bigg Boss Foreign Contestant 5 : Sunny Leone
Sunny Leone turned from a Canadian adult star to a Bollywood superstar on the sets of Bigg Boss 5. Introduced in the show as a wild card entry, Sunny created quite a stir with her pole dance act. Her conduct on the show made everyone take notice of her including Mahesh Bhatt who signed her for Jism 2 on the show itself. She was a hot yet sweet surprise that the show introduced.
Bigg Boss Foreign Contestant 6 : Elli Avram
Elli Avram – the sweet girl who gives out the vibes of a girl-next-door is now a known name in Bollwood thanks to Bigg Boss 7. The swedish actress came across as a calm and composed person keeping a positive smile throughout. Though she couldn’t win the show, she definitely managed to win the audience’s hearts and Salman Khan’s too; or was it her uncanny resemblance to Katrina Kaif ?! :p
Bigg Boss Foreign Contestant 7 : Sofia Hayat
The very controversial Sofia Hayat is a London based-Bangladeshi who participated in Bigg Boss 7. Hot as hell; and that goes for her head too. She sure helped the show garner a lot of TRPs and made life a hell for Armaan Kohli when she made legal allegations on him of physically assaulting her.
Bigg Boss Foreign Contestant 8 : Mandana Karimi
Iranian actress and model Mandana Karimi participated in the 9th season of Bigg Boss. Even though she created quite a lot of controversies, she managed to become the second runner-up of Bigg Boss 9. Mandana is now based in India and you might have seen her in quite a few Bollywood movies like Roy, Bhaag Johnny and Kya Kool Hain Hum 3 to name a few.
Bigg Boss Foreign Contestant 9 : Nora Fatehi
After her stint in Bigg Boss 9, Moroccan model and actress Nora Fatehi has been a part of many other reality shows and stage performances ever since. A hit in the South industry for doing item numbers in films like Baahubali, Temper & Kick 2; Nora also has shown her acting talent in films like Roar: Tigers of the Sundarbans & Crazy Cukkad Family before appearing on the Bigg Boss show. No wonder Prince was attracted towards her.
Bigg Boss Foreign Contestant 10 : Elena Kazan
Elena Kazan has been born to a German Couple in Moscow in Russia. Her mother is a nurse and her father a teacher of Economics. She was brought up in Berlin and later taken back to Ukraine. For her higher studies, she has been moved to the USA, and from there she tried to be a model and now an actress too. He has been a part in different movies in Kolkata and also in Mumbai.
Let’s wait and watch if there is going to be any foreign contestant participating in Bigg Boss 11.