VIP Brother (season 2)

VIP Brother 2 was the second season of the celebrity version of the Bulgarian reality television show Big Brother.[1] It was aired on Nova Television. The show started on 26 March 2007 and ended on 27 April 2007. It lasted for 33 days, 4 days longer than the previous season, because of the high ratings. The show was hosted by Niki Kanchev.

VIP Brother
Season 2
VIP Brother 2 Logo.png
Presented byNiki Kanchev
No. of days33
No. of housemates13
WinnerHristina Stefanova
Runner-upDesislava
Country of originBulgaria
Release
Original networkNova television
Original release26 March (2007-03-26) –
27 April 2007 (2007-04-27)
Season chronology
← Previous
Season 1
Next →
Season 3

The winner was Hristina, she is the wife of the winner of Big Brother 1 Zdravko, who also participated in this season. She is also the only non-VIP housemate. Hristina won 100,000 leva.[2]

HousematesEdit

For the first time in the history of Big Brother Bulgaria, two former Housemates entered the House again - Tihomir and Zdravko, both from Big Brother 1.

12 Housemates entered the House on Day 1, and another 1 on Day 5.

Name Age on entry Notability Hometown Day entered Day exited Status
Hristina Stefnova 29 Non-celebrity Sliven 5 33 Winner
Desislava 28 Singer Radnevo 1 33 Runner-up
Nikolay Petrov Parvanov "Niki Kitaetsa" 22 Non-celebrity Sliven 1 33 3rd Place
Katerina Ilieva Evro 50 Actress Sofia 1 33 4th Place
Tihomir Georgiev 33 Big Brother 1 housemate Sofia 1 33 5th Place
"Magi" Magdalena Zhelyazkova 33 Model; Miss Bulgaria 2003 Sofia 1 33 6th Place
Kalin Lubenov Velyov 33 Drummer Sofia 1 29 Evicted
Zdravko Vasilev 29 Big Brother 1 winner Primorsko 1 26 Evicted
Veneta Raykova 32 Journalist & TV host Popovo 1 22 Evicted
"Azis" Vasil Trojanov Bojanov 29 Singer Sliven 1 19 Walked
Rositsa Ivanova Noveva 27 Heiress of a large hotel owner Kyustendil 1 15 Evicted
Petya Pavlova 28 Singer Sofia 1 12 Evicted
Veselin Christov Danov 53 Municipal Councillor Sofia 1 8 Walked

DesislavaEdit

Desislava Doneva is a famous pop-folk singer. She entered the house on Day 1 and finished second in the finale on Day 33.

HristinaEdit

Hristina Stefanova is the wife of Zdravko (the winner of Big Brother 1). Before entering the show, Zdravko proposed marriage to her. She accepted and entered the house on Day 5 with their daughter Yanitsa (who was the third child to live in the house). Surprisingly, Hristina became a winner on Day 33.

KalinEdit

Kalin Velyov is a musician. He entered the house on Day 1 and was the fifth evicted on Day 29, after receiving the fewest viewers' positive votes.

KaterinaEdit

Katerina Evro is an actress. Her father is Albanian and her mother is Bulgarian. She entered the house on Day 1 and finished fourth in the finale on Day 33.

MagdalenaEdit

Magdalena Zhelyazkova is a model, TV host and Miss Bulgaria 2003. She entered the house on Day 1 and finished sixth in the finale on Day 33.

NikolayEdit

Nikolay Parvanov "Niki Kitaetsa" is Azis's husband. He entered the house on Day 1 and finished third in the finale on Day 33.

PetyaEdit

Petya Pavlova is a pop singer, writer and actress. She is from Sofia, but she lived in London, where she developed her career. She entered the house on Day 1 and was the first evicted on Day 12.

RositsaEdit

Rositsa Noveva is a hotel-keeper. Before his death, she was a friend of Ivan Zografski. She entered the house on Day 1 and was the second evicted on Day 15.

TihomirEdit

Tihomir Georgiev is a participant from Big Brother 1 and husband of Veneta. He was born in Moscow, but he lives in Sofia. Tihomir celebrated his 34th birthday in the house - on 17 April, one day after his wife's eviction. A few months after the show, he asked for divorce with Veneta. However, they reunited after a while. He entered the house on Day 1 and finished fifth in the finale on Day 33.

VasilEdit

Vasil Boyanov/Azis is one of the most popular pop-folk singers in Bulgaria. He entered the house on Day 1 and left voluntarily on Day 19. He was the only housemate ever to be asked to enter the house again, after walking, but Azis refused. However, two years later he entered the VIP Brother 3 as a guest celebrity housemate on Day 10, where he will spend a week. Azis is the only celebrity to participate in two Vip Brother seasons so far.

VenetaEdit

Veneta Raykova is a TV host. She was also a member of the secret inquisition during the first season of VIP Brother. She entered the house on Day 1 along with her husband Tihomir (also a participant from Big Brother 1) and was the third evicted on Day 22.

VeselinEdit

Veselin Danov is an ex-politician. He entered the house on Day 1 and left voluntarily on Day 8.

ZdravkoEdit

Zdravko Vasilev is the winner of Big Brother 1. He entered the house on Day 1, proposing marriage to his girlfriend Hristina (who told him she was pregnant during his stay in Big Brother 1) and was the fourth evicted on Day 26. Later, they both married in the house.

Weekly summary and highlightsEdit

Week 1 Tasks The housemates had to arrange themselves on the steps of fame and to decide which one of them is the most famous.
Entrances Hristina entered the house on Day 5 with her daughter Yanitsa.
The wedding Zdravko and Hristina married on Day 7. There was a big party in the house.
Week 2 Up for eviction Petya, Zdravko and Kalin (1st nominations on Day 11)

Azis, Rositsa, Zdravko, Desislava (2nd nominations on Day 12)

Exits Veselin walked on Day 8; Petya was evicted on Day 12.
Week 3 Up for eviction Azis and Veneta (3rd nominations on Day 15) - cancelled, because Azis asked to leave

Desislava and Veneta (4th nominations on Day 19)

Exits Rositsa was evicted on Day 15; Azis walked on Day 19
Week 4 Up for eviction Zdravko, Hristina and Desislava (5th nominations on Day 22)
Birthdays Tihomir celebrated his 34th birthday on Day 23. There was a party in the house.
Exits Veneta was evicted on Day 22; Zdravko was evicted on Day 26
Week 5 Exits Kalin was evicted on Day 29

Day 33 - Magdalena, Katerina, Tihomir, Nikolay and Desislava left the house; Hristina became a winner

Nominations tableEdit

The first housemate in each box was nominated for two points, and the second housemate was nominated for one point.

Day 11 Day 12 Day 15 Day 19 Day 22 Final Nominations
received
Hristina Exempt 3-Azis,
2-Desislava,
1-Katerina
3-Azis,
1-Desislava
Desislava,
Katerina
Desislava,
Katerina
Winner
(Day 33)
12
Desislava Herself
Azis
3-Veneta,
2-Tihomir,
1-Rositsa
Veneta,
Zdravko
Veneta,
Zdravko
Zdravko,
Hristina
Runner-up
(Day 33)
26 (2+)
Nikolay Azis,
Katerina
3-Zdravko,
2-Hristina,
1-Tihomir
Zdravko,
Veneta
Veneta,
Zdravko
Zdravko,
Hristina
Third place
(Day 33)
3 (2+)
Katerina Azis,
Magdalena
3-Tihomir,
2-Zdravko,
1-Hristina
Veneta,
Tihomir
Veneta,
Tihomir
Zdravko,
Hristina
Fourth place
(Day 33)
16 (5+)
Tihomir Veneta,
Himself
3-Azis,
2-Desislava,
1-Katerina
Azis,
Katerina
Katerina,
Desislava
Desislava,
Katerina
Fifth place
(Day 33)
9 (4+)
Magdalena Katerina,
Azis
3-Veneta,
2-Rositsa,
1-Zdravko
Veneta,
Tihomir
Veneta,
Zdravko
Zdravko,
Hristina
Sixth place
(Day 33)
5 (3+)
Kalin Katerina,
Tihomir
3-Desislava,
2-Nikolay,
1-Rositsa
Desislava,
Azis
Zdravko,
Hristina
Zdravko,
Hristina
Evicted
(Day 29)
5 (1+)
Zdravko Magdalena,
Kalin
3-Magdalena,
2-Kalin,
1-Rositsa
Azis,
Desislava
Desislava,
Katerina
Desislava,
Hristina
Evicted
(Day 26)
33 (1+)
Veneta Tihomir,
Herself
3-Katerina,
2-Desislava,
1-Nikolay
3-Katerina,
1-Magdalena
Desislava,
Katerina
Evicted
(Day 22)
21 (3+)
Azis Nikolay,
Himself
3-Zdravko,
2-Rositsa,
1-Hristina
Zdravko,
Hristina
Walked
(Day 19)
14 (9+)
Rositsa Herself,
Veneta
3-Zdravko,
2-Kalin,
1-Magdalena
Evicted
(Day 15)
7 (2+)
Petya Azis,
Zdravko
Evicted
(Day 12)
1
Veselin Walked
(Day 8)
0
Notes 1 2 3, 4 none 5
Against
public vote
Kalin,
Petya,
Zdravko
Desislava,
Rositsa,
Azis,
Zdravko
Azis,
Veneta
Desislava,
Veneta
Desislava,
Hristina,
Zdravko
All
Housemates
Walked Veselin none Azis none
Evicted Petya
48%
to evict
Rositsa
48%
to evict
Eviction
Cancelled
Veneta
73%
to evict
Zdravko
47%
to evict
Kalin
Fewest votes
(out of 7)
Magdalena
Fewest votes
(out of 6)
Tihomir
14.1%
(out of 6)
Katerina
15.8%
(out of 6)
Nikolay
19.2%
(out of 6)
Desislava
Fewest votes
(out of 2)
Hristina
Most votes
to win

NotesEdit

  • ^Note 1 : To prevent conspiration, the first nominations were positive. Each housemate was also able to nominate himself/herself.
  • ^Note 2 : To prevent conspiration, Big Brother asked each housemate to nominate three people - with 3, 2 and 1 point.
  • ^Note 3 : Hristina and Veneta saved their lucky eggs, won in a daily task. This task allowed them to nominate one housemate with one extra point. Hristina nominated Vasil with three points, Veneta - Katerina.
  • ^Note 4 : The nominations were cancelled, because Vasil walked voluntarily.
  • ^Note 5 : The public was voting for a winner between Desislava, Kalin, Katerina, Nikolay, Magdalena, Tihomir and Hristina. The Housemate with the fewest votes was evicted on Day 29.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Начало" [Start]. VIP Brother (in Bulgarian). Nova TV. March 26, 2007. Archived from the original on August 29, 2007. За втори път най-известната Къща в България отваря врати за родните VIP личности.
  2. ^ "Младоженката Христина победи звездите във "ВИП брадър 2"" [The bride Hristina beats stars in "VIP Brother 2"]. Vesti (in Bulgarian). Net Info. April 28, 2007. Retrieved August 27, 2017.

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