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. She will be seen next in Nach Baliye with her boyfriend Yuvraj Thakur.
Judge in 2017
|Born||29 November 1987|
|Other names||Bani J, VJ Bani|
|Occupation||VJ, model, television host|
|Known for||MTV Roadies 4|
Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 4
Bigg Boss 10
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. 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. She was last seen in a Telugu film Thikka.
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, where she finished as the first runner up of the season. She was known for her controversial fights with Lopamudra Raut.
Judge is from Chandigarh. She became first known through MTV Roadies (season 4). Her family consists of her mother Tanya and her older sister Saneya. She is a brand ambassador for the fitness app Mobiefit BODY.
|Denotes films that are in production|
|2007||Aap Kaa Surroor||Bani||Hindi||Riya's friend|
|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|
|I Can Do That||Contestant||Zee TV|
|2016||NBA Slam||Guest||Sony SIX|
|Box Cricket League 2||Contestant||Colors TV||Player in Chandigarh Cubs|||
|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|
|Nach Baliye 9||Contestant||Star Plus||Along with Yuvraj Thakur|||
- "Birthday Special: 15 Pictures Of Bani J Which Proves She Is Beautiful Yet A Badass Girl". 29 November 2017.
- "My Tattoos Are Special To Me". Times of India.
- "VJ Bani turns warrior in a period drama".
- "Gurbani Judge Roadies fame clicks a selfie after working out". Photogallery. 29 July 2015. Retrieved 23 March 2016.
- "Bigg Boss 10 contestant Gurbani Judge's profile, photos and videos". The Times of India. 17 October 2016. Retrieved 21 October 2015.
- "Gauahar Khan was the reason why Bani J said yes to Bigg Boss 10". 17 October 2016.
- "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.
- "Bigg Boss 10 first runner up Bani Judge: You cannot have a strategy for this show". Hindustan Times. HT Media. Jan 29, 2017.
- "VJ Bani was body shamed for her muscular physique". Hindustan Times. HT Media. August 7, 2016.
- "Bigg Boss 10: VJ Bani's boyfriend Yuvraj Thakur BREAKS SILENCE on their relationship!". Daily News and Analysis. Zee Entertainment Enterprises. November 29, 2016.
- "Bigg Boss 10: Bani J reveals her love story, says Gauahar found Yuvraj IRRITATING". ABP Live. ABP Group. January 3, 2017.
- "200 Actors, 10 Teams, and 1 Winner... Let The Game Begin". India.com. Retrieved 4 March 2016.
- "Nach Baliye 9: Bigg Boss 10's Bani J to participate reveals Anita Hassanandani". 10 July 2019.