Bigg Boss 13: From 13 contestants to 7, Bigg Boss 13 winds down to a close on February 15, Saturday, after it premiered in September 2019. The contestants, who have survived the ordeal, are Sidharth Shukla, Asim Riaz, Paras Chhabra, Arti Singh, Shehnaaz Gill, Rashami Desai, and Mahira Sharma. With the first 3 commanding a respectable following and looking favorites, here’s a recap of who won the previous seasons.
Bigg Boss Season 1 (2006): Rahul Roy
The Aashiqui actor is the one, to win the first-ever trophy of Bigg Boss. He is still a part of the Bollywood industry. He won the prize money of 1 crore.
Bigg Boss Season 2 (2008): Ashutosh Kaushik
Ashutosh Kaushik, is also a winner of Roadies 5 and after winning Bigg Boss he also tried his luck in acting and appeared in the shows like Comedy Circus – Chinchpokli to China and Rahul Dulhaniya Le Jayenge. He won the prize money of 1 crore.
Bigg Boss Season 3 (2009): Vindu Dara Singh
Vindu Dara Singh is popularly known for the supporting role in many films like Housefull and Son Of Sardar. He won the prize money of 1 crore.
Bigg Boss Season 4 (2010): Shweta Tiwari
Shweta Tiwari is Popularly known for her lead role in Kasautii Zindagii Kay, after winning the show she went back to show her charm in the television industry. She won the prize money of 1 crore.
Bigg Boss Season 5 (2011): Juhi Parmar
Juhi Parmar is a versatile television actor famous for her role as Kumkum in kumkum-Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan after winning the show she stopped doing television shows. She won the prize money of 1 crore.
Bigg Boss Season 6 (2012): Urvashi Dholakia
Urvashi Dholakiya is well known for her role as Komolika in the show Kasautii Zindagii Kay. She won the prize money of 50 lakhs.
Bigg Boss Season 7 (2013): Gauhar Khan
Gauhar Khan came into the limelight with the reality show Khan Sister and maintained it in Bigg Boss 7. She won the prize money of 50 lakhs.
Bigg Boss Season 8 (2015): Gautam Gulati
Gautam Gulati started his career with the show Kahaani Hamaaray Mahaabhaarat Ki where he played as Duryodhana and was last seen in a web series Operation Cobra. He won the prize money of 50 lakhs.
Bigg Boss Season 9 (2016): Prince Narula
After winning the popular reality shows MTV Roadies and Splitsvilla, he also won reality show Bigg Boss. After which he started getting television shows and a huge fan base. He won the prize money of 50 lakhs.
Bigg Boss Season 10 (2017): Manveer Kumar Baisoya
Manveer Kumar Baisoya is the first-ever non-celebrity contestant to win Bigg Boss. He is basically a farmer by profession. He won the prize money of 50 lakhs.
Bigg Boss Season 11 (2017): Shilpa Shinde
Shilpa Shinde was famous for her role of Angoori Bhabhi in Bhabhi Ji Ghar Pe Hai. She quit the show for becoming a contestant in Bigg Boss. She won the prize money of 50 lakhs.
Bigg Boss Season 12 (2018): Dipika Kakar
Dipika Kakar came into limelight with Sasural Simar Ka. After winning the show she went back to her acting career and was last seen in Kahaan Hum Kahaan Tum. She won the prize money of 50 lakhs.
The winners of Bigg Boss have a lot of scope in the acting career as many channels approach to them and they also have a separate fan base. Many contestant signs a contract with the colors channel for a show and others just go back to there normal life.