The first edition of the ‘Bigg Boss OTT Kannada’ was kick started on Saturday night in Voot Select and anchor Sudeep welcomed the 16 contestants who are participating in the show.
Before the opening ceremony, host Sudeep along with singer-actor Vasuki Vaibhav went inside the ‘Bigg Boss House’ and introduced the house to the viewers. After that, he welcomed the contestants on the stage and introduced them to the audience and one by one the contestants left for the house to participate in the show.
This time, more prominence has been given to social media influencers rather than film and television artists as the hugely popular reality show will be streaming live on OTT. Numerologist Aryavardhan, Sonu Srinivas Gowda, actor Roopesh Shetty, Spoorthy Gowda, Saniya Iyer, Lokesh, Kiran Yogeshwar, Rakesh Adiga, Akshata Kuki, Chaitra Hallikeri, Uday Surya, Jayashree, Arjun Ramesh, Jashwant-Nandini and journalist Somanna Machimada are the contestants who have been participating in the show.
The first edition of the ‘Bigg Boss OTT Kannada’ will be for 42 days and apart from the winner, a few contestants will also be participating in the 09th edition of ‘Bigg Boss Kannada’ which will start from October.