Bigg Boss OTT finale highlights: Divya Agarwal wins, beats Nishant Bhat and Shamita Shetty
Bigg Boss OTT finale has finally come to an end with Divya Agarwal winning the title. Shamita Shetty, Pratik Sehajpal, Divya Agarwal, Raqesh Bapat and Nishant Bhat were announced as the top five constants.
Hindustan Times readers had predicted that Divya stood the highest chance to win the trophy. About 51.10% of voters who participated in the poll chose Divya Agarwal as the winner. Whereas 20.36% voters picked Pratik Sehajpal. Shamita Shetty ranked third with 15.92% votes.
Divya not only won the trophy but will took home a prize of ₹25 lakhs.
10:50 PM: Divya Agarwal wins Bigg Boss OTT. Streaming platform Voot has crashed.
Before Divya was declared the winner, she and Pratik performed to the songs Naagin, the title track of Tashan and Jashn-e-Ishq from Gunday.
10:15 PM: Shamita Shetty out! Nishant and Divya declared the top 2 contestants of Bigg Boss OTT.
9:55 PM: Raqesh out of the running. Divya, Shamita and Nishant in top 3.
Speaking about his exit, Raqesh told Karan, “This journey was like a good accident. It was a pleasant and enlightening accident for me where I learnt a lot, I faced and overcome my fear of crowd.” He also said that he didn't expect to be in the top 5 to begin with.
9:45 PM: Neha Bhasin performed Jaane Kyun from the film Dostana and Dil Diyan Gallan from Salman Khan's Tiger Zinda Hai.
9:30 PM: Karan hosted a compatibility round for Riteish and Genelia. They then performed lavani on the song Radha, from Student of the Year.
9:15 PM: The new promo of Bigg Boss 15, featuring Salman Khan, was aired during the finale and the date of the new season was revealed. Karan presented a briefcase and informed the contestants about the ticket to Bigg Boss 15. Pratik opted to take the briefcase and confirmed his participation in Bigg Boss 15.
9:10 PM: Riteish and Genelia gave the contestants movie titles and asked them to choose the cast for them. Titles included “Soutan ki Laali, Piya ko Pyaari”, and “Sagli Kade Bombabom” among others.
9:00 PM: Riteish and Genelia praised every contestant but Genelia noted, “Shamita, whatever I knew about you, I didn't know at all that India mein itna bada volcano hai (there's such a big volcano in you).” Riteish added, “Ek taraf eh ji, oh ji, dusri taraf Mount Fuji. (One side eh ji, oh ji, on the other side Mount Fuji).”
Ritiesh and Pratik recreated Shamita's slow-motion fall. They then asked Nishant about his ‘3 ka 5’ dialogue. The contestants and the couple also danced on Chikni Chameli.
Riteish and Genelia then presented the top 5 contestants with two dolls. One with Pratik's picture and the other with Shamita's picture. While Shamita and Raqesh were asked to pretend as Pratik's parents, Divya and Nishant doubled up as Shamita's parents.
As they cradled Shamita, Divya said, “Raqesh ko bilkul mat patana, bahut hi lazy insaan hai aur kuch nahi karta hai life mein. Tere saath kabhi, tujhe kabhi confront nahi karega, aisa mat karna, theek hai? (Don't try to win over Raqesh, he's lazy and he doesn't do much in life. He will never confront you either.)”
8:50 PM: The contestants came together to put a colourful performance on a medley of songs. Their performances was followed by Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia Deshmukh's entry in the Bigg Boss OTT house.
8:40 PM: Karan gave Best Dressed Award to Zeeshan, Best OTT life of the season was given to Neha and Nishant, Best OTT Wake Up Dance was given to Milind, and Best OTT Gyaani of the season was presented to Divya.
8:15 PM: Karan asked contestants to give an acceptance speech but as each other. While Nishant gave a speech on behalf Shamita, Pratik was asked to give Divya's speech, Nishant's speech was given by Divya, Shamita gave Pratik's award while Raqesh gave his own speech.
Meanwhile, a new promo of Bigg Boss 15 has been released, announcing that the show will begin on October 2.+
8:00 PM: Eliminated contestants Neha Bhasin, Zeeshan Khan, Ridhima Pandit, Karan Nath, Urfi Javed, Akshara Singh, Moose Jattana (Muskaan Jattana), and Milind Gaba participated in the finale episode. The constants opened a bottle of fruit Champagne.
Meanwhile, a new promo also revealed that a briefcase has been presented to the top 5 contestants. Whoever would pick the briefcase, they would no longer be in the running for the Bigg Boss OTT winner's trophy and would immediately become a participant of Bigg Boss 15.
7:45 PM: Bharti and Haarsh hosted the Bigg Boss OTT awards. Each constant won an award.
7:30 PM: Bharti Singh and Haarsh Limbachiyaa entered the house and asked them to share a negative thought about each contestant.
Raqesh confessed he felt bad that Nishant, despite being his friends for 15 years outside Bigg Boss OTT house, didn't support him enough in the show. Speaking about Divya, he said that when she fights, she becomes arrogant and she moves a lot while talking.
As for Shamita, he said, “She is super strong about her opinions and sometimes her strengths become a negative aspect for others, and I am very scared of her. When she gives her strong headed opinion, I don't know where to hide."
"Honestly, being scared of your partner is also required sometimes," he added. Shamita then plants a kiss on his cheek. Divya added, "Pratik has said that sometime we feel we're at Shamita's wedding and we returning home as baraatis."
7:15 PM: On their last day, the contestants were given two skits to play out. In the first, titled ‘Gluten bani souten’, Raqesh and Shamita essayed a married couple. Raqesh played a huge foodie while Shamita was asked to play the nagging wife who is after the husband to adapt a gluten-free diet for his healthy well-being. Divya was asked to play the neighbour, trying to benefit from their fight and win Raqesh over.
In the second skit, Nishant was asked to play a matchmaker, determined to find Divya a match. He was told to set Divya up with Pratik. While they realise that they are not compatible, Nishant continued to fix them up.
The contestants performed the skits for Bharti Singh and Haarsh Limbachiyaa.
7:00 PM: Bigg Boss OTT finale has officially kicked off! Karan Johar kicked off the finale on a melodramatic note, preparing for his farewell from this season's Bigg Boss OTT. He then gave fans a peek into constants final day in the house.