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7 Big Brother Hotshots behind-the-scenes facts that will surprise you

13 October 2014, 06:53

Johannesburg – Despite a rocky start to the ninth season of Africa’s biggest reality show, Big Brother Hotshots is now in full swing.

A brand new Big Brother house in Johannesburg is now home to 26 housemates from all over Africa.

So far the antics of the housemates are keeping us all entertained. But what really goes on behind-the-scenes producing this show?

Here are some awesome facts from the making of the show:

1) 36 cameras are used to film all the action in the house.

2) 73 microphones in the house pick up all the juicy conversations.

3) There are 5000 video cables, 2000 audio cables and 158 LED lights around the house.

4) 13 104 batteries are used throughout production.

5) 335 crew members, support staff and services work behind-the-scenes.

6) To paint the house 575litres of paint was used.

7) A minimum of 37 600 cups of coffee and 22 680 meals are consumed by the crew.

Watch BB Hotshots 24/7 on DStv 197 & 198.

- Channel24


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