The Talk Recognizes Josh As The First Latino Big Brother Winner

The BB19 winner visits The Talk to discuss the huge milestone making him and his family so proud.

Winning Big Brother is a reason to celebrate in and of itself, but when you’re the first Latino player to bring home the win, well, that’s even better!

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The morning after the 23-year-old’s shocking win—which landed him a $500K check—he stopped by The Talk to share more about finale night, what he plans on doing with all that money, and what an honor it is to be the first Latino winner in the show's history.

"I told my mom I would be the first," said Josh. "And it happened!"

In addition to celebrating such a special feat, Josh revealed more behind his gameplay decisions, like why he took Paul to the end and not Christmas.

"I asked her a week before and she couldn’t promise that she’d take me to the end," he said. "She said it’d be best if I took Paul."



Josh, who knew that the Jury would hold bitterness toward Paul, said he was confident his salty goodbye messages could ensure him some finale votes.

And he was right about that.

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What hilarious parting gift did the hosts give Josh during his interview?

And, what was his reaction to the devastating natural disasters in the world he was unaware of while in the house?

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