Gurbani Judge

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Gurbani Judge
Gurbani Judge at premiere of Bright 6, Mumbai 2017.jpg
Judge in 2017
Born (1987-11-29) 29 November 1987 (age 32)[1]
Other namesBani J, VJ Bani
OccupationVJ, model, television host
Years active2006–present
Known forMTV Roadies 4
Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 4
Bigg Boss 10
TelevisionMTV Roadies
Bigg Boss

Gurbani Judge, better known as VJ Bani and also Bani J, is an Indian fitness model, actress and an MTV India presenter. She is known for participating in MTV Roadies. She was a contestant in the reality show Bigg Boss 10 and became the first runner-up in 2016.


Judge started her career by competing in the reality show MTV Roadies (season 4) where she was the runner up. She continued her collaboration with MTV with season 5. She also was one of the best performing contestants in a season of Khatron Ke Khiladi.[2] Apart from her work on MTV, Bani has also extended her performance to the big screen. Bani made her fiction debut with Vikas Gupta's period drama Rani Mahal.[3] She was last seen in a Telugu film Thikka.

She was also seen in Aap Kaa Surroor as Bani who is Riya's (Hansika Motwani)'s friend.

On September 2016, she appeared in Navv Inder's music video Att Tere Yaar as his love interest. In October 2016, she was one of the contestants in reality TV show Bigg Boss 10,[4] where she finished as the first runner up of the season. She was known for her controversial fights with Lopamudra Raut.[5][6][7][8]

Personal life[edit]

Judge is from Chandigarh. She became first known through season 4 of MTV Roadies. Her family consists of her mother Tanya and her older sister Saneya.[9] She promotes the sports nutrition company Myprotein[10] and the fitness app Mobiefit BODY.[11][12]


Films that are in production Denotes films that are in production
Year Film Role Language Notes
2007 Aap Kaa Surroor Bani Hindi Riya's friend
2011 Soundtrack Bani J Anchor
2016 Zorawar Zoyaa Punjabi Assassin
2016 Thikka Kamala Telugu Supporting role
2018 Ishqeria Asha Hindi Lead role


Year Name Role Channel Notes Ref
2007 MTV Roadies 4 Contestant MTV India First Runner Up
2008–09 MTV Roadies 6 Host
2009–10 MTV Roadies 7
2011 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 4 Contestant Colors TV
2012 MTV Roadies 9 Host MTV India
2012–13 MTV Vogue Style in 60 Herself
2013 MTV Roadies 10 Host
2014 MTV Roadies 11
2015 MTV Roadies 12
MTV Campus Diaries Herself
MTV Unplugged
I Can Do That Contestant Zee TV
2016 NBA Slam Guest Sony SIX
Box Cricket League 2 Contestant Colors TV Player in Chandigarh Cubs [13]
Comedy Nights Live Guest To promote Zorawar
2016-17 Bigg Boss 10 Contestant First Runner Up
2019 Four More Shots Please! Umang Singh Amazon Prime [14][15]
Nach Baliye 9 Guest Star Plus Dance Performance [16]


  1. ^ "Birthday Special: 15 Pictures Of Bani J Which Proves She Is Beautiful Yet A Badass Girl". 29 November 2017.
  2. ^ "My Tattoos Are Special To Me". Times of India.
  3. ^ "VJ Bani turns warrior in a period drama".
  4. ^ "Gurbani Judge Roadies fame clicks a selfie after working out". Photogallery. 29 July 2015. Retrieved 23 March 2016.
  5. ^ "Bigg Boss 10 contestant Gurbani Judge's profile, photos and videos". The Times of India. 17 October 2016. Retrieved 21 October 2015.
  6. ^ "Gauahar Khan was the reason why Bani J said yes to Bigg Boss 10". 17 October 2016.
  7. ^ "Disappointing that I didn't win but Manveer is deserving: VJ Bani's first interview after coming out of Bigg Boss 10!". 29 January 2017.
  8. ^ "Bigg Boss 10 first runner up Bani Judge: You cannot have a strategy for this show". Hindustan Times. HT Media. Jan 29, 2017.
  9. ^ "VJ Bani was body shamed for her muscular physique". Hindustan Times. HT Media. August 7, 2016.
  10. ^ "Bani joins Team Myprotein as brand ambassador". Retrieved August 2, 2019.
  11. ^ "Bigg Boss 10: VJ Bani's boyfriend Yuvraj Thakur BREAKS SILENCE on their relationship!". Daily News and Analysis. Zee Entertainment Enterprises. November 29, 2016.
  12. ^ "Bigg Boss 10: Bani J reveals her love story, says Gauahar found Yuvraj IRRITATING". ABP Live. ABP Group. January 3, 2017.
  13. ^ "200 Actors, 10 Teams, and 1 Winner... Let The Game Begin". Retrieved 4 March 2016.
  14. ^ "Four More Shots Please! Season 1 Free Download (2019)". 2018-12-25. Retrieved 2020-02-04.
  15. ^ "5 Indian Bold and Sexy Actresses in Web Series". 2019-10-03. Retrieved 2020-02-04.
  16. ^ "Nach Baliye 9: Bigg Boss 10's Bani J to participate reveals Anita Hassanandani". 10 July 2019.