The list of Roadies winners of all seasons and check out what they are doing now
The reality TV show MTV Roadies can be said to be a look alike of the foreign television show known as Road Rules. The MTV Roadies revolves around different forms of adventure, drama, vengeance, competitions and challenges. Audiences identify winners of every season and even rally around them forming fan groups and support pages after the show is complete. Every year certain number participants are selected who possess good personality and are really tough in nature. The participants have to face very difficult situations and tasks at difficult locations. With the performance in every task, the money amount shall increase. Immunity tasks are also there which saves a candidate from being voted out. This is all about one of the most popular and favorite youth reality TV show MTV Roadies.
The procedure of selecting MTV Roadies
Interested people are provided with a form where they are asked certain unusual questions about their ideology, their life and passion. After that they are catered into groups for the group discussion procedures, where they are observed by the moderators. The participants who are selected are sent for PI and from there final numbers of participants are selected for the show.
Behind the scenes of MTV Roadies
Every episode comprises of a vote out that eliminates one of the roadies participating in that season. The episodes have money tasks, random tasks, one to one competitions and immunity challenges. The show is really interesting with twists and turns, fun, excitement and adventure. MTV Roadies has completed 12 seasons successfully and here in this article, check out the complete list of winners of this show and know about what these winners are doing presently.
Season 1 MTV Roadies Winner-Ranvijay Singh
The first winner of MTV Roadies was Ranvijay singh who became really popular after his win. The season had 9 contestants. Though it needs to be mentioned that the final task was not completed by any of the contestants and thus no immediate winner was declared. But audiences declared Ranvijay Singh as the winner of that season and he attained the post of VJ for MTV. Since then has got a lot of offers from Bollywood film industry and one of his popular films is 3 AM, which has been released recently. He also hosted a few of the roadies seasons initially. He was also present at the judging panel of Roadies along with Raghu Ram and Rajiv Laxman.
Season 2 MTV Roadies Winner- Ayushman Khurana
Ayushman Khurana was the winner of the second season of MTV Roadies. The show was aired 2004. There were total 7 contestants in season 2 who were selected from all over India. Ayushman Khurana attained huge popularity with his singing and composing skills. Making the debut with extremely successful movie Vicky Donor, there was no looking back for this young talent. We bet you also know about his romantic comedy movie “Dum laga k haisha” that released much appreciation recently. Apart from acting in movies and a VJ in MTV, he has been the anchor of many other TV shows like Indian Idol.
Season 3 MTV Roadies Winner- Parul Shahi
This was one of the remarkable seasons in the history of roadies because it received its first lady winner. Parul Shahi was the winner of MTV Roadies season 3. She was a contestant from North-Eastern province of India. Having an imminently likeable personality she was a favorite within a hug number of Roadies lovers. But unfortunately, there is not a lot of information available for Parul Shahi since she did not opt for the limelight or the entertainment industry.
Season 4 MTV Roadies Winner- Anthony Yeh
Being a Kolkatan of Chinese origin, he was one of the most humble contestants among the entire 13 contestant present in Roadies season 4. Undoubtedly, the success of Anthony Yeh encouraged people from north eastern and eastern part of India to participate in this show. And similar to Parul, Anthony Yeh opted out of television after MTV Roadies season 4. We couldn’t see him on big screen after the show.
Season 5 MTV Roadies Winner- Ashutosh kaushik
The winner of Roadies 5 is Ashutosh Kaushik. His rough edged, sometimes stubborn and adaptive nature could connect with audiences of certain parts of India. And after the roadies season, he participated in Big Boss, from where also he emerged as the winner. He also appeared on few more television shows and in a few movies. But apart from the initial few years in this industry, he could not make a major mark. The unique feature of this season was this was the first season which was shot outside India. The season had 13 contestants.
Season 6 MTV Roadies Winner- Nauman Sait
The season 6 of MTV Roadies was won by Nauman Sait. Being a cricketer, he was chosen as the face of local coaching camp after completing Roadies. He became quite famous (or you can say infamous) after he was allegedly connected with an MMS featuring a couple which was said to be him and Tammanna of Roadies. The unique aspect of this season was it had the maximum number of participants. 20 contestants were there.
Season 7 MTV Roadies Winner- Anwar Syed
The winner of MTV Roadies season 7 was Anwar Syed. He was an MBA graduate who got certain offers from this entertainment industry and the corporate world. But unfortunately, he was not really able to establish himself within the limelight. The complete season was shot in two different countries, apart from India; it was shot in Kenya and Egypt.
Season 8 MTV Roadies Winner-Anchal Khurana
After quite a long time MTV Roadies got the second lady winner, and the best part is, both the lady winners were from Delhi. The winner of Season 8 was Anchal Khurana. The show was shot in both India and Brazil. After her win, she was selected for a daily soap known as “Sapne Suhane ladakpan ke”. And for her role she was quite appreciated. After her role in the TV serial, she took a break. Unfortunately she has not made in the big screen yet after that.
Season 9 MTV Roadies Winner-Vikas Khoker
The winner of MTV Roadies season 9 Vikas Khoker had a serious audition during the season 8 where he was really humiliated due to his rude behavior towards the judging panel. But he returned in season 9 with a more matured and calm approach, and impressed the judges in his interview. He was always in the modeling and entertainment profession. Though he is yet to make a proper break in this industry, has been trying to make inroads and his intent of entering in this industry is rather clear.
Season 10 MTV Roadies Winner- Palak Johal
She was the third girl who won MTV Roadies. But there was a huge controversy regarding the winning of Palak Johal who reportedly went to the press and stated that the show was completely scripted. Though this mystery was not cleared, but her victory was shrouded in cloud of mystery. The total contestants in that season were 16. After her victory in Roadies 10, she has done a few musical videos. It cannot be denied that her career has not been established yet because it is evident that her loyalties are a lie in this entertainment industry.
Season 11 MTV Roadies Winner- Nikhil Sachdeva
This season was the last in which VJ’s Raghu Ram and Rajiv Laxman left, who were the prime creators of this show. And this is the primary reason, for the Roadies loyalists and fans, that Nikhil Sachdeva’s success was the last one that attained the deserved applause. The show was aired in 2014. Nikhil had to deal with the issues of being overweight, for which he was rejected in the season 10, but on his return, he emerged to be the strongest among the contestants. He shall be a part of other MTV shows and he has also expressed his interest to be a part of film industry also.
Season 12 MTV Roadies Winner- Prince Narula
Prince Narula was always known to be one of the major contestants of Roadies season 12. On 27th June 2015, Prince was declared as the winner of MTV Roadies X2 and he also won the title of “Ultimate Roadie”. Apart from this, he won the cash prize of Rs 5 Lakh and also the Hero Karizma ZMR bike. Prince Narula is a Ranvijay loyalist and he has expressed his dream to be an action hero like Akshay Kumar. He also participated in Big Boss and won the title. After Roadies, he participated in MTV Splitsvilla, which was also won by him. He was also a participant of Mr. Punjab.
List all the Season Winners of MTV Roadies (season 1 to season 12)
|SL NO||Names of Roadies||Their present status|
|1.||Ranvijay Singh||Presently a VJ in MTV, he has also acted in different films out of which 3AM, London dreams are remarkable ones.|
|2.||Ayushman Khurana||Singer, composer and actor. His popular movies include Vicky donor, Nautanki Saala and Dum Laga k Haisha. He has also anchored in a few musical and dance reality shows.|
|3.||Parul Shahi||Not much information can be availed about her since she stayed out of limelight.|
|4.||Anthony Yeh||He was not seen on big screens after this show.|
|5.||Ashutosh Kaushik||Winner of Big Boss and also played some roles in few television shows.|
|6.||Nauman Sait||He was selected for the face of local cricket coaching camp after the show MTV Roadies. He was also related with an MMS scandal. Could not make any major make in entertainment industry.|
|7.||Anwar Syed||He was not able to establish himself in entertainment industry.|
|8.||Anchal Khurana||She did a daily soap known as “Sapne Suhane Ladakpan k”.|
|9.||Vikas Khoker||Aspiring model and actor, but he is yet to make his mark on entertainment industry.|
|10.||Palak Johal||She did a few musical videos but unfortunately she did not attain much limelight.|
|11.||Nikhil Sachdeva||He has not been a part of other shows yet but he has expressed his interest in other MYV shows.|
|12.||Prince Narula||Winner of MTV Splitsvilla and Bigboss.|