Shamita Shetty is an actress and sister of Shilpa Shetty. She made her debut with the blockbuster Mohabbatein in 2000. She was a contestant in the reality show, Bigg Boss 3, in 2009, before exiting abruptly. She later participated in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 8 (2015) and Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 9 in 2019, and became one of the finalists. She was one of the finalists on Bigg Boss OTT, and her relationship with co-contestant Raqesh Bapat has been grabbing headlines. She entered Bigg Boss 15 with Pratik Sehajpal and Nishant Bhat, with special privileges.