About Bigg Boss :
Bigg Boss is a reality show inspired by Big Brother which was first developed by Endemol in the Netherlands. The first show of the franchise was Bigg Boss in Hindi which debuted in 2006 on the colors channel. The guests in the house are completely isolated from the outside world and can have no communication with family and friends outside the house. The show is started to entertain the people and it is to mostly to target on TRP. A lavish purpose-built house (with annual modifications) at Lonavala, Mumbai is used for the show.
Celebrities or common man living together in a camera-filled house capturing their every move for a TV and Internet audience. The contestants attempt to win 50 lakhs by being the last one standing after three months of confinement in the Bigg Boss house and is considered the winner of the show. Atul Kapoor has been the ‘voice’ of Bigg Boss since the first season.
All the episodes of Bigg Boss since season 1 to season 12 have been broadcasted on the colors channel. And since the past year, they have collaborated with Voot and all the episodes have been broadcasted there for their internet viewers. The audience not can also vote for their favorite contestant and apply for the audition on this website i.e Voot.
This is also a platform on which many celebrities come to promote and popularize their upcoming movies on Bigg Boss and have a gala time which includes various games and tasks with the contestants.
Bigg Boss winners :
- Season 1 ( 2006 – 2007 ) – Rahul Roy
- Season 2 ( 2008 ) – Ashutosh Kaushik
- Season 3 ( 2009 ) – Vindu Dara Singh
- Season 4 ( 2010 – 2011 ) – Shweta Tiwari
- Season 5 ( 2011 2012 ) – Juhi Parmar
- Season 6 ( 2012 – 2013 ) – Urvashi Dholakia
- Season 7 ( 2013 ) – Gauhar Khan
- Season 8 ( 2014 – 2015 ) – Gautam Gulati
- Season 9 ( 2015 – 2016 ) – Prince Narula
- Season 10 ( 2016 – 2017 ) – Manveer Gujar
- Season 11 ( 2017 – 2018 ) – Shilpa Shinde
- Season 12 ( 2018 ) – Dipika Kakar
Bigg Boss Hosts
- Season 1 ( 2006 – 2007 ) – Arshad Warsi
- Season 2 ( 2008 ) – Shilpa Shetty
- Season 3 ( 2009 ) – Amitabh Bachan
- Season 4 ( 2010 – 2011 ) – Salman Khan
- Season 5 ( 2011 2012 ) – Sanjay Dutt
- Season 6 ( 2012 – 2013 ) – Salman Khan
- Season 7 ( 2013 ) – Salman Khan
- Season 8 ( 2014 – 2015 ) – Farah Khan
- Season 9 ( 2015 – 2016 ) – Salman Khan
- Season 10 ( 2016 – 2017 ) – Salman Khan
- Season 11 ( 2017 – 2018 ) – Salman Khan
- Season 12 ( 2018 ) – Salman Khan
Unknown facts about Bigg Boss :
- “Big Boss” has been on the air for 12 years till date.
- “Bigg Boss” is based on the American television show” Big Brother” in the US and UK.
- There are almost a hundred cameras watching every house guest.
- It’s been adapted in a ton more languages in other states of the country. In Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam.
- The contestants get paid.
- It’s one o the most successful television reality show till date,
- The show has a unique way to wake up the house guests: Bollywood Music.
- You can get expelled from the show.
- The ” Bigg Boss ” house is not a real house.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE IN BIGG BOSS :
BIGG BOSS 13 AUDITION
For the common people to get selected for the show they will first have to apply for the audition on the Voot website and if they get selected, then they can give their audition.
Eligibility Criteria and Apply Online:
- The age of the participant must be 18 and above.
- The participant must be of Indian nationality and residing in India.
- The documents which every participant must present are Driving License, PAN Card, Aadhaar Card, Voter ID Card, School Leaving Certificate, Birth Certificate, Ration Card, Passport, and Telephone or Mobile Bill.
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