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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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Julie Chen ...  Herself - Host / ... 363 episodes, 2000-2018
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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

Starting with the eleventh season, food competitions were replaced with Have or Have Not competitions where the losing team would not only be on a food restriction, but forced to take only cold showers and banished to sleep in an uncomfortable "have not" bedroom. 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 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

Version of Gran hermano (2000) See more »

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Big Brother theme
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Being Bullyed
3 August 2017 | by ttheriot-29009See all my reviews

I have watch this show since it can on and I can't believe that this show has come to this kind of bullying I never heard of anybody being this mean on here and Josh man that boy can really get his self hurt Julie Chan you should know better then to let that happen cause Mark has been bullied before and Josh doing that I can't just sit here and watch this show anymore if yall thank that it's OK for this kind of mess to go I can't put myself to watch it anymore...Santeaq


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