The Bigg Boss Kannada Season 5 has created a huge boost for the channel Colors Super. The earlier Bigg Boss season was on Colors Kannada channel. The new season has given record viewership for Colors Super which has climbed to the Top 5 Kannada channels for the first time. More than that it is the volume of viewership that has grown tremendously.
According to BARC ratings in week 42 the "First week of “Bigg Boss S5” on @ColorsSuper was a hit amongst the audience. Here is how it performed." The weekday viewership of the channel because of Bigg Boss has grown 5 times from 514 to 2609 points. The Saturday weekend episode of the programme has seen a bigger increase in viewership from 502 to 3409 points an increase by 6 times. Sudeep continues to host the Bigg Boss which this season has a mix of celebrities as well as common people as contestants.