The Bigg Boss franchise’s Marathi version reality show, Bigg Boss Marathi season 4 has closed the curtains. The grand finale of the show was premiered on January 7, 2023 on Colors Marathi.
The winners of the previous three seasons are Megha Dhade, Shiv Thakare, and Vishal Nikam, respectively. Bollywood and Marathi actor-filmmaker Mahesh Manjrekar, who has been hosting the show since it was launched, declared actor Akshay Kelkar as its winner.
1- Akshay Kelkar
Akshay Kelkar is an actor in the Marathi and Hindi entertainment industries. He is known for playing the lead role in shows like Nima Denzongpa, Bhakharwadi, Yek Number, and Don Cutting. He was also seen in several Crime Patrol episodes.
He was declared the winner of Bigg Boss Marathi Season 4 and was awarded the trophy along with Rs. 15,55,000 cash prize. Additionally, he received a gold bracelet and Rs. 5 lakh.
2- Tejaswini Lonari
Marathi actress Tejaswini Lonari is best known for playing roles in films like Guldasta, Chinu, and Tisra Aata Sagla Visra. She is playing Rani Padmini in the Indian historical drama Chittod Ki Rani Padmini ka Johur.
She had to left Bigg Boss Marathi Season 4 midway on the 58th day due to a hand injury.
3- Amruta Dhongade
Mrs. Mukhyamantri fame Amruta is a popular face in the Marathi industry and is one of the top contenders of the Bigg Boss Marathi Season 4 title. She has played well so far and made it to the final five of the show.
4- Prasad Jawade
Marathi entertainment industry’s popular face Prasad Jawade, is another contestant of Bigg Boss Marathi Season 4. He got evicted on the 91st day of the show.
He also participated as a contestant in the reality show Maharashtracha Superstar. Apart from that, he also appeared in Arundhati, Vahinisaheb, and Ase He Kanyadan.
5- Nikhil Rajeshirke
Actor Nikhil Rajeshirke is the first contestant to get evicted from Bigg Boss Marathi Season 4. He is known for playing roles in Ajunahi Barsaat Aahe, Mazhi Tuzhi Reshimgath, Rang Maza Vegla, etc.
6- Samruddhi Jadhav
Season 13 of MTV Spilsvilla fame Saruddhi Jadhav, known for her glamorous avatar, is another Bigg Boss Marathi Season 4 contestant. She was evicted on the 56th day of the show.
7- Apurva Nemlekar
Marathi TV actress Apurva Nemlekar, known for her role in shows like Aabhas Ha, Ratris Khel Chale 2, etc. She competed in Bigg Boss Marathi Season 4 and is one of the show’s top five contestants.
8- Yogesh Jadhav
Indian athlete and MMA boxer from Pune, Yogesh Jadhav, rose to fame after making an appearance in MTV Roadies X4 as a contestant. Later, he participated in Bigg Boss Marathi Season 4 and got evicted on the 28th day.
9- Yashashri Masurkar
Yashshri Masurkar is a voice actor and is known for playing the role of Khanak in Star One’s daily soap opera Rang Badalti Odhani. She also appeared in shows like Sanskaar- Dharohar Apnon Ki Chakravartin, Ashoka Samrat, and Krishnadasi.
Apart from that, he also appeared in several episodes of Savdhaan India and Crime Patrol. She got eliminated on the 49th day.
10- Vikas Sawant
Popular choreographer Vikas Sawant is known for choreographing many Bollywood actors like Salman Khan, Sonakshi Sinha, Ranveer Singh, etc. Before beginning his career as a choreographer, he used to work as a joker at EsselWorld.
11- Megha Ghadge
Marathi actress and dancer Medha Ghadge is best known for the horror comedy Pachhadlela. She was the second person to get evicted from Bigg Boss Marathi Season 4, following Nikhil Rajeshirke.
12- Trishul Marathe
Trishul is a social media influencer and model, who took acting training from Ekjute Theatre Group and featured in the music video of the song Majnu Tere Naal (2020) by Sonu Kakkar. He is the first commoner in Bigg Boss Marathi.
13- Ruchira Jadhav
Marathi actress Ruchira Jadhav made her film debut with the 2018 film Sobat and her television debut with Tuzya Vachun Karmena (2016). She rose to fame by playing an important role in Haemolymph: Invisible Blood.
14- Rohit Shinde
A doctor and model by profession, Rohit Shinde is also a contestant on Bigg Boss Marathi Season 4 and got evicted on Day 63. He is the boyfriend of this season’s contestant, Ruchira Jadhav.
Apart from practising medicine, he had a great career in modelling, winning the 2019 Mr. India Man of the Globe. He was also declared the runner-up in the international pageant Man of the Globe International.
15- Amruta Deshmukh
Actress Amruta Deshmukh played well throughout the ongoing season but got evicted on the 77th day. The Marathi actress is known for her role in television series Freshers. She also appeared in shows like Tumcha Aamcha Same Asta, Mi Tujhich Re, etc.
16- Kiran Mane
Another name on the list is Kiran Mane, who rose to fame for his portrayal in Multi Zali Ho. He made it to the top 5 of Bigg Boss Marathi 4. On the work front, he appeared in movies like Apaharan (2005), Swarajya (2011), and Takatak 2 (2022).
17- Snehlata Vasaikar (Wildcard Entrant)
Bigg Boss Marathi’s one and only wildcard entry was TV actress Snehlata Vasaikar, known for her roles in shows like Swarajyarakshak Sambhaji and Fu Bai Fu, etc. She entered the BB house as a wild card entrant on Day 28 and got evicted on the 70th day.
18- Rakhi Sawant (Challenger)
Drama queen Rakhi Sawant entered the show as a challenger on the 57th day. Her appearance added more entertainment and drama to the show. She is loved by the marathi audience and was among the 5 finalists of the show.
Earlier, she was a contestant in Bigg Boss Season 1 and Bigg Boss Seasons 14 and 15.
19- Aroh Welankar (Challenger)
Marathi actor Aroh Welankar also entered the BB Marathi house on the 57th day as a challenger along with Rakhi Sawant. While Rakhi made it to the Top 5, he remained in the Top 6 but got evicted on the 94th day. He also participated in Bigg Boss Marathi Season 2.
A. Akshay Kelkar is the winner of Bigg Boss Marathi Season 4.
A. The 1st, 2nd and 3rd runner-up of Bigg Boss Marathi Season 4 are Apurva Nemlekar, Kiran Mane and Amruta Dhongade.
A. Akshay Kelkar received Rs. 15,55,000 along with Bigg Boss Season 4 trophy. Additionally, he received a gold bracelet and Rs. 5 lakh.