Puneesh Sharma is a businessman and investor. He was selected as a ‘commoner’ contestant on season 11 of the reality TV show Bigg Boss. The show is hosted by superstar actor Salman Khan and airs on Colors TV.
The concept of having commoners inside the Bigg Boss house was introduced in the last few seasons and was a success. Hence, it is being continued with season 11 as well. Sharma however does not believe that he is a commoner. He has stated that he is well known in the Delhi Page 3 Circuit and his elite class is the mark of his celebrity status. In the few days Puneesh has been in the house, he has already gotten into a fight with co-contestant Arshi Khan.
Early Life and Career
Puneesh was born in 1990 in Delhi. He attended the Modern School located at Barakhamba Road. He later enrolled at Sheffield Hallam University and graduated with a Master of Science degree in International Business. He has stated that he is a hardcore Delhi-ite.
Sharma has a construction business, is a civil contractor, and invests in varied nightclubs and bars. He is the owner of a playboy club café located in Delhi. Puneesh moved his business and residence to Gurugram to be able to expand his empire.
Sharma entered the Bigg Boss show to become more famous than he already is. The best part is the fact that Puneesh is not a newbie to reality TV. In the year 2009, he had participated in a reality show called ‘Sarkaar Ki Duniya.’ It was a survival show where the participants had to compete with each other on a deserted island. He says that even eight years after that show he still receives fan mail.
- Puneesh is 5 feet 9 inches tall.
- He is unmarried and not dating anyone.