Bigg Boss 16's first contestant is Abdu Rozik. Here's all you need to know about him
Salman Khan revealed the first confirmed contestant of Bigg Boss 16, Abdu Rozik. Read on to know more about him.
By Grace Cyril: Bigg Boss 16 is finally here guys! On Tuesday, September 27, Salman Khan finally announced the first confirmed contestant of the TV reality show. It is a name that was quite unexpected and didn't even make the rumour list. Tazakistan performer Abdu Rozik is the first contestant of the upcoming season of reality show Bigg Boss to be officially confirmed. The BB16 host revealed that name during the press conference that took place in Mumbai on Tuesday evening. Abdu impressed Salman by performing the song Dil Deewana from Maine Pyar Kiya. “It is great, he does not understand Hindi but can sing Hindi songs," Salman said.
Here's everything you need to know about Abdu Rozik:
WHO IS ABDU ROZIK?
Abdu Rozik is a Tazakistan singer and performer. He won over the internet with his song Ohi Dili Zor. The singer has a YouTube channel called Avlod Media and it features over 580k subscribers. He boasts of 3.5 million followers on Instagram. It is reported that he belongs to a family of gardeners. He garnered a lot of fame after a video of him fighting Hasbulla went viral on social media. Netizens like Abdu Rozik and Hasbulla for their small height and great personality. Abdu is 19 years old. 5. As per reports, Abdu Rozik suffered from rickets in his childhood and due to his family's financial problems, they couldn't get him treated which eventually led to his height getting stagnant at a young age.
ABDU ROZIK ON BIGG BOSS 16!
Salman Khan introduced Abdu saying that he will be part of his upcoming film Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan. Asked about his favourite actors, Abdu named Salman and Shah Rukh Khan. They also chatted on what happens inside the Bigg Boss. Abdu insisted on drama but Salman kept reminding him that it begins with romance and then moves on to drama. Expressing his excitement about joining the reality show, Abdu said, “I am very happy. I am excited to go inside the house. I love everyone, please support me, please vote for me, and please don’t fight with me." Salman also said jokingly that Bigg Boss is not a kids' show, poking fun at Abdu's height.
Other names likely to become participants on Bigg Boss 16 include Tina Dutta, Shiv Thakre, Shalin Bhanot and Nimrit Kaur Ahluwalia.