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How much was the prize that Marcos Ginocchio won in Big Brother devalued?


In LAM, they took out the accounts and explained that, by contract, they will only collect the amount in pesos 6 months after the contest ended.

Marcos Ginocchio

entered the house of Big Brother (Telefe) on the day of the premiere -October 17, 2022- and became the winner of the reality show hosted by Santiago Del Moro on March 27, 2023. On LAM (America, at 8:00


) Today, Thursday, Ángel De Brito showed

how much the original sum of 15 million pesos was devalued

, updated with the interest that it accrued when it was deposited, established as a prize.

But the issue is not only how much the prize that Marcos won has been devalued so far, but also

how much could continue to be devalued

since, according to De Brito, by contract, the reality champion collects the amount established as a prize only after 6 months of finished the contest.

Marcos, the champion of Big Brother, leaving the most famous house.

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Except for an unexpected rudder in the national economy, as the months go by, the amount that Marcos will collect will be lower and lower in dollars. 

In addition, in


they counted how much the reality prize is, measured in dollars, in other countries.

According to that table,

the winner of Big Brother in Nigeria earns more in US currency than Marcos

, champion of the last edition held in Argentina. 

The accounts that they took out in the American cycle are the following.


October 17, 2022 , the day

Big Brother


, the prize of 15 million pesos, with the dollar at 287 pesos, was equivalent to



Marcos Ginocchio, the man from Salta who became the champion of Big Brother.

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A month later, on

November 17,

the dollar was trading at 307 pesos, which is why the prize became




December 17

, with the dollar at 321 pesos, the 15 million pesos of the prize were equivalent to

46,729 dollars


And a month later, on

January 17, 2023

, when the dollar was worth 378 pesos, it was at



This is how the Marcos prize was devalued in Argentina during the economic crisis.

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Last February 17


four months after

Big Brother

began , the sum for the winner measured in dollars had been reduced to



On March 17, the amount became $



On the day of the

reality show finale


March 27

, the dollar was trading at 390 pesos in such a way that the winner's initial prize -15 million pesos- had been at

38,461 dollars


On that last night of the cycle, it was announced that the prize was increased to 19,441,132 pesos, due to accrued interest.

That sum converted to dollars, with the dollar at 390, gave

49,849 dollars


De Brito went for more: he made the account of the Marcos prize as of yesterday,

Wednesday April 26

, when the dollar closed at 474, the prize is at



"And in six months, Marcos is going to have to pay Big Brother," the driver joked.

How many dollars do Big Brother winners get in other countries?

Posts to take accounts, in


they reported how much the prize for the winner of the Big Brother format, expressed in dollars, amounts to in various countries.

As detailed, in the

United States

 it is


















And in




How many dollars is the Big Brother prize in the various countries?

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The job future of Marcos Ginocchio

Regardless of the devaluation of the prize that he will receive for being the winner of

Big Brother


Marcos Ginocchio will have something to recover money with


According to De Brito,

job offers of all kinds are raining down on him.

On the one hand, the


driver explained , Telefe wants to extend the contract he signed for two years to a total of four.

At the station they offer him to participate in the debate on the next edition of

Big Brother

, work streaming and lead, together with

Julieta Poggio


Nacho Castañares

, a series of games.

Julieta, Nacho and Marcos: the finalists of Big Brother.

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But that is not all.

Outside of Telefe, El Primo, as he was nicknamed in the reality show, has offers from Disney to act in youth series.

Within 20 days, they would be taking a casting for that purpose.

It is up to Marcos if he stays at Telefe or if he decides to terminate the contract and make his own way.

For the moment, excited about the possibility of acting, the man from Salta is going to start studying theater. 


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Source: clarin

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