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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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Find out will win the final and most powerful HoH of the summer. And who the jury will choose to get the $500,000 prize.


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Julie Chen Moonves ...  Herself - Host / ... 381 episodes, 2000-2019
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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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1 house. 10 strangers. 28 cameras. They live. You watch. (Season 1) See more »


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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

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Big Brother 9 is the only edition not to have aired during the summer due to the 2008 writers strike. This resulted in 2008 having two seasons of the show instead of the usual one. 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 4, prior to the live eviction]
Host: Will, you are not sitting in one of the two eviction chairs. It must be killing you that you're not nominated. How are you coping?
Will Kirby: Not great, Julie, kind of ready to go and if you wanna mix things up and send me home, I'm ready. You let me know sweetheart.
Host: Good to know.
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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 »

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User Reviews

UTTER RUBBISH!!!!!!!!!!!!!
27 June 2003 | by jamesgallagher87See all my reviews

I cannot believe anyone would want to watch this piece of rubbish,they are really scraping the bottom of the barrel when they made this. Why anyone would want to waste their time watching this garbage is just mind-boggling. This programme has twisted and perverted George Orwell's true meaning of Big Brother and it really makes me sick.If you want to learn the true meaning of you should read "1984" and maybe you'll realise that it is isn't a good thing.

George Orwell will be turning in his grave!!!!!


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