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Big Brother 

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Contestants must compete against each other for a chance to win $500,000 in a house wired with cameras and microphones, capturing their every move for a TV and Internet audience.

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John de Mol, Ron Diesel
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4 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Clayton Halsey Clayton Halsey ...  Announcer 549 episodes, 2005-2019
Julie Chen Moonves ...  Self - Host 396 episodes, 2000-2021
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Storyline

Based on the Dutch series, thirteen strangers who are living in a studio-like house that's filled with cameras and microphones, compete in a series of physical and mental stunts, and some challenging trivia at a chance at $500,000 in this reality soap opera-like summer program. Thirteen of those house guests live in 13 different states. America will watch every single move they compete to be the last one standing, after having twelve house guests evicted. These strangers are the contestants who think they have absolutely nothing in common, and a few are in a shock for their lives. The house guests begin to introduce other people at the Big Brother house. It's the first time they will get to know each other and they're not allowed to say not one word with them until they are in the Big Brother house. The thirteen will be living in the same house for the following two months. They may either find their best friend or worst enemy in that group; and in the end, it's one men for themselves... Written by Gary Richard Collins II (gcollinsii@aol.com)

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Trivia

Seasons 1 and 4 are the only ones not to feature any gay houseguests. See more »

Goofs

Frequent continuity errors. It's clear that many scenes were filmed hours or days apart and then edited together with =out consideration for whether or not they visually flowed together. See more »

Quotes

[season 7, week 3, to the houseguests during the veto ceremony]
Will Kirby: Okay. Traditionally, the uh, nominees uh speak to the veto holder individually because they're looking for one person to help them. But if it's okay with George, the power of veto holder and James, the HoH holder, I'd like to speak to the house as a group.
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Will Kirby: This is truly an all star season because I'm astonished by your gameplay here. Now, a lot of you have come up to me and you've said, "Will, you don't really seem like you're...
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Crazy Credits

At the end of every eviction episode, Julie Chen Moonves ends the episode by saying 'lets eavesdrop on the house guests' and while the credits are rolling there is a live feed on the house guests. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Conan: Luke Wilson/Robert Kirkman/Sam Morril (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

Big Brother theme
(uncredited)
by David Vanacore and Ken Berry
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Bullying...
18 August 2017 | by elouise-96349See all my reviews

I have never seen such bullies on a TV show...Jason, Alexis, Paul and Christmas are so mean and nasty... I am surprised that the producers would let them behave in this manner. I know it's just a show, but there is no reason for being a bully. Josh calls Mark a cry baby, when he is one... and he also acts like a child... and Paul is a friend to none. He treats everyone like a puppet. So, so sad this season is.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 July 2000 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Big Brother 2 See more »

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Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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