Bani J is a popular Indian TV presenter, actor, and fitness model. She is best known for participating in ‘MTV Roadies 4’ (2007) and ‘Bigg Boss 10’ (2016).
Bani J was born on Sunday, 29 November 1987 (age 32 years; as in 2019), in Chandigarh. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius. She did her schooling from Woodstock International School, situated in Mussoorie, Uttarakhand. Chandigarh Metro She holds a degree in graphic designing. Times of India
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Family, Caste & Boyfriend
Her relationship with the TV actor, Yuvraj Thakur was revealed when Bani J was in the Bigg Boss 10 house in 2016.
During her stint in Bigg Boss 10, she said,
We didn’t date for a while. So this one day, he was in the gym. He took off his T-shirt. So I told the manager of the gym that no one can take off their T-shirt when I am in the gym, and we laughed it off. He got a bit shy and said he wanted to take a picture. So I told him if you want to take a picture then take with me. That is the first time we spoke.”
In 2007, she participated in the popular Indian TV reality show, ‘MTV Roadies 4’ (2007), in which she was the first runner up. Later, she hosted six seasons of MTV Roadies and gained immense popularity as ‘VJ Bani.’
In 2007, she debuted as an actor in the Bollywood film, ‘Aap Kaa Surroor;’ starring Himesh Reshammiya and Hansika Motwani. She has appeared in films like ‘Soundtrack’ (2011), ‘Zorawar’ (2016), ‘Thikka’ (2016), and ‘Ishqeria’ (2018).
In 2011, she participated in the stunt-based TV show, ‘Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 4.’ Thereafter, she appeared in many TV shows, like ‘MTV Campus Diaries’ (2015), ‘MTV Unplugged’ (2015), and ‘Box Cricket League 2’ (2016). In 2016, she appeared in the popular TV reality show, ‘Bigg Boss 10.’ She was the first runner up of the show, and the title was won by Manveer Gurjar.
In September 2016, she appeared in the Punjabi music video, ‘Att Tere Yaar.’ In 2018, she was featured in the music video, ‘Miss Judged.’
She has acted in the Hindi web-series, like ‘Four More Shots Please!’ (2019) and ‘Four More Shots Please! Season 2’ (2020), in which she played the character of Umang Singh.
In 2017, she posted a video on her social media account in which she was kissing the celebrity hairstylist, Sapna Bhavnani. She received huge criticism for the video, and later, she deleted it from her social media account. Deccan Chronicle
- Her real name is Gurbani Judge, but she gained popularity with the name Bani J and VJ Bani.
- She has got more than 25 tattoos inked on her body.
- She owns a Mercedes Benz car.
- She is a fitness freak and regularly works out in the gym.
- She is the brand ambassador of the sports nutrition company, ‘Myprotein,’ and the fitness app, ‘Mobiefit BODY.’
- Her hobbies include gymming and travelling.
- She is an animal lover and often posts pictures with her pet dog on her social media accounts.
- She has her own podcast channel on Spotify, ‘Bare by Bani J.’
- She has featured on the cover of various renowned magazines.