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Bigg Boss Kannada All Season Winner List Over The Year, Prize Money & More

Here is a list of all the winners over the years:

Bigg Boss Kannada is surely one of the most popular Indian TV shows, which airs on Colors Kannada Channel. Produced by Endemoi Shine India, Bigg Boss Kannada season 8 will premiere soon. The last season of BB Kannada turned out a massive hit, becoming the number one TV show in South India.

Ahead of BB Kannada season 8’s grand premiere, let’s take a look at the list of Bigg Boss Kannada winners name, runner ups and prize money of all seasons.

List Of All ‘Bigg Boss Kannada’ Winners Over The Years and Prize Money

Vijay Raghavendra: Bigg Boss Kannada Season 1 Winner Name

Bigg Boss Kannada Winners

The first season of BB Kannada aired between 24 March 2013 to 30 June 2013. There were 15 contestants and 2 guests in the first season. The sets for the first season was erected at Lonavala.

Among the four finalist, host of the show Kiccha Sudeep declared Vijay Raghavendra as the winner of Bigg Boss Kannada season 1.  The first runner-up was Arun Sagar followed by Nikita Thukral and Narendra Babu.

Along with the prestigious trophy, Vijay Raghavendra took home Rs 50 lakh as the prize money.

Prize Money: Rs 50 Lakh

Akul Balaji: Bigg Boss Kannada Season 2 Winner Name

Bigg Boss Kannada Winners

The second season of BB Kannada premiered on June 29, 2014 and it was also hosted by Kiccha Sudeep. There were four finalists but Kiccha declared Akul Balaji as the winner of the season as he received maximum number of votes followed by Srujan Lokesh as runner-up, Deepika Kamaiah and Shwetha Chengappa as third and fourth respectively.

Akul Balaji received Rs 50 lakh cash prize along with the coveted trophi. The second season was aired on Surya TV.

Prize Money: Rs 50 lakh

Shruti – Bigg Boss Kannada Season 3 Winner Name

Bigg Boss Kannada Winners

Unlike the previous two seasons, the third season of BB Kannada premiered in October and ended in January on Colors Kannada. The timing and channel of the show might have changed but Kiccha remains as the host for the third season.

According to reports, Kiccha Sudeep had singed a deal worth Rs 18 crore with Colors Kannada to host the next five seasons of BB Kannada. There were five finalist in the third season but Kiccha announced Shruthi as the winner of Bigg Boss Kannada season 3.

The first runner up of the season was Chandan Kumar followed by Master Anand, Rahman Haseeb and Pooja Gandhi. Besides the BB Trophy, Shruti received Rs 50 lakh as the prize money.

Prize Money: Rs 50 lakh

Pratham – Bigg Boss Kannada Season 4 Winner Name

Bigg Boss Kannada Winners

The fourth season of BB Kannada premiered on October 9, 2016. Hosted by Kiccha Sudeep, the fourth season was the first season of Kannada version of BB to be shot and aired HD. It was one of the longest seasons as it was extended by two weeks and lasted 113 days instead of the regular 98 days.

The first 98-days of season 5 was aired on Colors Kannada while the extended two weeks of the episodes were aired on Colors Super Channel. Among the five finalists, Pratham was declared as the winner of Bigg Boss Kannada season 4 while Kirik Keethy emerged as the first runner up, followed by Malavika Avinash and Mohan Shankar.

Along with the BB trophy, Pratham took home Rs 50 lakh as the prize money.

Prize Money: Rs 50 lakh

Chandan Shetty – Bigg Boss Kannada Season 5 Winner Name

Bigg Boss Kannada Winners

The fifth season of Kannada BB started on October 15, 2017 and its grand finale aired on January 28, 2018. Similar to the fourth season, this season was also extended by one week. There were finalists in the grand finale but the one who claimed the Bigg Boss trophy was rapper Chandan Shetty.

Among the five finalists, Niveditha and Divakar were auditioned contestants, whereas Chandan, Karthik and Shruti were celebrities. The first runner up the season was Sale representative Diwaker.

Along with the coveted trophy, Chandan Shetty was also given Rs 50 lakh as the prize money.

Prize Money: Rs 50 lakh

Shashi Kumar – Bigg Boss Kannada Season 6 Winner Name

Bigg Boss Kannada Winners

The sixth season of BB Kannada premiered on October 21, 2018. This was the first season of Kannada language reality TV to feature a transgender contestant. The show was aired every day on Colors Super and Colors Kannada HD channels at 8 p.m. IST.

There were four finalists who were present in the finale were Shashi Kumar, Naveen, Kavitha, Andy, and Rashmi. Among the finalists, Shashi Kumar emerged as the winner of Bigg Boss Kannada season 6. Along the trophy, Shashi Kumar received Rs 50 lakh as the prize money.

Prize Money: Rs 50 lakh

Shine Shetty – Bigg Boss Kannada Season 7 Winner Name

Bigg Boss Kannada Winners

The seventh season of Bigg Boss Kannada premiered on October 13, 2019. Notably, all seasons of BB Kannada are hosted by Kiccha Sudeep. Considering the popularity of the show, the makers of the show extended it to two weeks instead of the regular 98 days format, making it the longest season of Bigg Boss Kannada.

Shine Shetty, who was one of the most popular contestants of the season, emerged as the winner of BB Kannada 7. Along with the BB trophy, she was given Rs 50 lakh as a prize money with an additional Rs 11 lakh from different sponsors.

Prize Money: Rs 50 lakh

TBA: Bigg Boss Kannada Season 8 Winner Name

Post the humongous success of last season, the makers of the show will soon launch Bigg Boss Kannada 8. Since the eighth season is yet to start, it is too early to talk about the winner of BB Kannada season 8 season 4.As soon as the name of BB Kannada season 8 winner is out, we will update this article.

The registration for Bigg Boss Kannada 8 have already started and you can check out how to register or apply for the upcoming season.

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