Bigg Boss season 10 with Salman Khan
Bollywood superstar Salman Khan returns as the host of the controversial Indian reality show Bigg Boss season 10 Colors/Viacom 18

India's most controversial show Bigg Boss 10 is all set to premiere on Sunday (16 October) on Colors Network. Bollywood superstar Salman Khan returns as the show's host. For the first time the show will introduce a new theme, wherein common people will share the house of celebrities contestants.

Where to watch:

The show will air at 9pm IST on Colors network. It will also be available on the networks official website soon after its airtime. Click here to watch it live online. You can also watch the entire episode on the network's YouTube channel by clicking here.

Who are the celebrity contestants: Although Colors tried to keep the participants' names a secret multiple gossip website and former BB housemate Kamaal R Khan have revealed their names. According to reports, VJ Bani, Rahul Dev, TV actors Karan and Rohan Mehra, Gaurav Chopra and Lopamudra Raut are likely to enter the controversial house.

Who are the commoners: After auditioning thousands of aspirants, the makers have finally chosen 13 aspirants from various fields who wish to share the BB house with their favorite celebrities. Here are their names: Kajol Tyagi, Manoj Punjabi, Ruchika Singh, Feroz Khan, Naveen Prakash, Mandira Chauhan, Lokesh Kumari Sharma, Pramod Dahiya, Dev Devgan, Manveer Gurjar, Nikhil Mehta, Priyanka Jagga and Nitibha Kaul.

Click here to see the interiors of the Bigg Boss house where the contestants will be locked up, without any contact from the outside world for three months. Every weekend, host Khan will announce the name of the person with the least number of public votes, who will leave the house.

Actress Deepika Padukone will make a guest appearance on the reality TV show to promote her first Hollywood project xXx: The Return Of Xander Cage. "I think I would like the entire cast of 'xXx...' in the Bigg Boss house because I think we had so much fun while making this movie. Four months in Toronto, we had such an amazing time and I wish that all of us could go into the house and relive the entire experience again," she said during a press conference, held ahead of the show.

The tenth season of Bigg Boss will air from Monday to Friday at 9pm IST along with two weekend special episodes.