Bigg Boss 5 Telugu: List of Contestants 2021

Bigg Boss 5 Telugu has made a great start. Due to the show’s unpredictable and surprising nature, it has attracted a lot of eyeballs within a very small time. There are a lot of people who are now watching Bigg Boss Telugu 5. Season 5 of Bigg Boss Telugu has just started on 5th September in 2021. This season has a lot of interesting participants. Many of them, you would know from before. This time, the reality show is hosting 16 participants in this season. This season is going to be very interesting as many new contestants are quite unconventional.

In this article, I shall be talking about the very interesting 16 participants. These 16 participants will be hosted by Bigg Boss house. In this season the Nagarjuna Akkineni will host the show. This is why it is going to be more interesting. Here, we shall be looking at all those 16 contestants and their backgrounds. So let us start the article, without any further ado.

Bigg Boss Telugu 5: List of Confirmed Contestants in BBT 5

Now we shall be talking about all the 16 participants selected for Bigg Boss season 5. Many of them are quite interesting and we would find it very delightful as we discuss them. Down below, I am listing down the names of 16 participants.

  1. Shanmukh Jaswanth
  2. Neethu Natraj Master
  3. Sarayu
  4. Vishwa
  5. RJ Kajal
  6. Uma Devi
  7. Maanas
  8. RJ Kajal
  9. Swetha Varma
  10. Anchor Ravi
  11. Siri Hanmanth
  12. VJ Sunny
  13. Lahari
  14. Sree Ramachandra
  15. Anne Master
  16. Lobo
  17. Mamilla Shailaja Priya
  18. Jessie
  19. Priyanka Singh
  20. Hamida

Over here, I am going to discuss the contestants and their bio. You can just scroll down from here to know more about the contestants and their backgrounds. The majority of them are actors but many of them are also from various backgrounds.

1. Shanmukh Jaswanth

He is a Youtube actor and acted with popular actors like VIVA Harsha. The most famous video was “The Viva by Sarvesh Kundregula”. He actually grew popular with the Viva Youtube channel. He was in the role of Shannu in the popular software developer series on Youtube. Today he has about 2.3 million Youtube subscribers.

2. Neethu Natraj Master

Neethu works in the Telugu film industry as a choreographer and actor. He was born in 1985 in Hyderabad. He started his career with the reality show Magadheera, which used to be telecasted on Zee Tamil. Slowly he grew popular and married his co-dancer Neethu Chandra recently.

3. Sarayu Suman

She started her career as a Youtube actor. Slowly after that, she started working with the Telugu film industry. She was born on 20 March 1991 in Hyderabad. Her Youtube channel 7 arts has about 1.03 million subscribers today. Here, she uploads content related to adult comedy.

4. Vishwa

You might find his face more familiar. He is the same man who acted in Yuva, Gang, and Manga. This man was also present in Dance Jodi dance. He was also in many other shows. Apart from that, he is a gym freak and always hits the gym. He also coached several through online means during the Pandemic.

5. Uma Devi

Uma Devi is a popular soap actress. She has acted in several Telugu soaps. The soaps which propelled her to popularity is Karthika Deepam’s fame. Her role as Bhagyam appealed to many viewers and they really liked her. Uma Devi will be a very interesting participant in Bigg Boss season 5.

6. Maanas Nagulapalli

Maanas was born on 2nd August 1990 in Vishakapatnam. He is a popular Telugu actor and has worked on many projects. He is also known popularly as Master Ram Teja. Maanas has got into acting right from his childhood. He made his debut at the Karishma Naidu movie as a child actor.

7. RJ Kajal

She was born in Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh, India. She has been doing a lot of work in the industry. Kajal is a Radio Jockey by profession. Apart from being an RJ, she is also a dubb artist, Bigg Boss critic. RJ Kajal also has a Youtube channel by the name RJ Kajal which has many subscribers now.

8. Swetha Verma

Swetha is a Telugu actress who became popular recently. She made a debut in a Telugu movie Symphony. She is from Mumbai. In the present season 5 of Bigg Boss, she is a contestant.

9. Ravi

Ravi is a popular face in the Telugu industry. He is nicknamed Anchor Ravi as he has anchored in several shows. This man was born on 19th September in Hyderabad. He started his career as a VJ and then got into anchoring and acting. Apart from that, he also acted in TFI.

10. Siri Hanmanth

She was born on 2nd January 1996 in Vishakapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. She has worked in the Telugu industry as an actor in several projects. Her unique way of acting is what made her more popular. She got married to her husband Shrihan recently.

11. VJ Sunny

Sunny is known for his popular TV show Just For Men. He was born on August 17, 1989, in Khammam, in the present Telangana. Initially, he started as a Video Jockey and hosted some shows on MAA music. In 2017, he acted in a movie called Kalyana Vaibhogam. This was his debut in his acting career.

12. Lahari

She was born on 5th June 1995 in Hyderabad. She is primarily known for her acting in Arjun Reddy. Her role as the doctor appealed to many and she became very popular after the film. Recently because she debated with Kathi Mahesh, she became very famous.

Many people also know her because of her acting in Night Drive With Lahari on Mahaa TV. Her other popular movies include Patel S.I.R (2017), MalliRaava (2017), Agnathavasi – Prince in Exile (2018), Paper Boy (2018), Srinivasa Kalyanam (2018), U Kathe hero (2018), Zombie Reddy (2021), Thipparaa Meesam (Telugu) (2019).

13. Sree Ramchandra

Ramchandra is a popular Telugu singer. He got his fame after winning the Indian Idol 5. After winning the competition, he made a debut in singing in the Telugu industry. He made his acting debut in 2013, in Sri Jagadguru Aadi Sankara. His father is an advocate and his mother is a housewife.

14. Anee

Anne was born in 1995 in Hyderabad, India. She is famous for her choreography all over India. She had a flair for dance right from childhood. When she was younger, she went to the Gemini Tv dance program. She also won in Dance baby dance. She made her debut in a Telugu movie with the movie Shankardada MBBS.

15. Lobo

His actual name is Mohammed Khayyam. He is an actor and anchor from Hyderabad. This man is popular mainly for his crazy dressing and make-up. He also acted in the movie Paisa. Lobo also owns a tattoo parlor in Hyderabad.

16. Mamilla Shailaja Priya 

She is a popular Telugu actress who has acted in several Telugu movies. Mamilla was brought up in Bapatla, Andhra Pradesh. She started her acting career with the film Master. She actually shot to fame for her film Annayya.

17. Jaswanth Padala

He was born on August 28, 1993, in Vijayawada. He is mainly popular for his acting skills and his fashion sense.

18. Priyanka Singh

Born on 22nd November 1995, in Hyderabad, she is known for her acting skills. She had changed her gender when she was 20 years old.

19. Hamida

Hamida is a popular actress working in the Telugu industry. She shot to fame after the release of her film Sahasam Seyyara Dimbaka. She is presently one of the confirmed participants of Big Boss Telugu season 5.

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I hope you are excited to see these contestants. As these actors come from a very unexpected background, this is why it makes Bigg Boss 5 more unpredictable and exciting. Do let us know what you think about this article. With this, I bid you goodbye and end my article here.

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