Bigg Boss, the Indian version of the British reality show Big Brother reached its grand finale on Sony TV on Saturday night with struggling actor Rahul Roy walking away as the winner.

Rahul beat model Carol Gracias and Bhojpuri actor Ravi Kisshen, who were the finalists in the show, to be voted as the winner. Rahul wins Rs 50 lakh as prize money for the show.

Thirteen handpicked celebrities from various fields participated in the show in which each week one housemate was evicted through a system involving public and in-house voting and the celebrity who got the maximum number of votes got evicted.Two other people Baba Sehgal and Deepak Tizori were also introduced later in the show.

The show had begun around three months back. Rakhi Sawant, one of the evicted contestants was also allowed back into the Bigg Boss house.Kashmera shah also got a guest role in the house after her eviction but without the knowldge of housemates.

Bigg Boss participants, who had been evicted earlier, made an appearance in the grand finale including, model Anupama Varma, model and actor Aryan Vaid, singer Baba Sehgal, actor Kashmira Shah, item girl Rakhi Sawant and actors Amit Sadh, Bobby Darling,Deepak Parashar and Roopali Ganguli.