And the winner of Bigg Boss Telugu Season 5 is Sunny, the VJ-actor not only picked up the trophy but also took away prize money of Rs 50 lakh, a bike and a plot of Rs 25 lakh. Shanmukh Jaswant and Sriram Chandra were the first and second runners-up.
Sunny, who started her career as a TV show host, worked with a lifestyle channel and eventually became a VJ. He made his acting debut with Kalyana Vaibhogam. The official Twitter handle of Star Maa, the channel that aired the show, shared pictures from the sets of the show on Sunday night.
The show hosted by Nagarjuna had its grand finale on Sunday as several celebrities from the Bollywood and Telugu film industries attended the event. Those who were a part of Bigg Boss Telugu 5 finale include SS Rajamouli, Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor, Nani, Naga Chaitanya, Shriya Saran and Ayan Mukerji.
On the work front, Sunny has turned a household name with her performance in the popular daily soap Kalyan Vaibhogam. She has quit the show and is all set to make her Telugu film debut as a lead.
Bigg Boss Telugu Season 5, which started on 5th September, ended its journey of 106 days in a grand manner. The fifth season of Telugu Bigg Boss begins with 19 contestants- Saryu, Umadevi, Lahiri, Natraj, Hamida, Sweta Verma, Priya, Lobo, Vishwa, Jaswant, Ani, Ravi, Priyanka Singh, Kajal, Sunny, Sriram Chandra, Siri Hanmanth Hui. Shanmukh Jaswant and Manas who stayed in the Bigg Boss house at Annapurna Studio in Hyderabad.