Skip to Content

Big Brother will air on All-Access this fall, other media now confirms

Big Brother will air on All-Access this fall, other media now confirms

CBS will air a season of Big Brother on its streaming, subscription-based service CBS All Access this fall. It will begin shortly after season 18 concludes on Sept. 21.

This morning, both Deadline and The Hollywood Reporter confirmed what I reported one week ago, that a season would air this fall, and also repeated what Vulture’s Joe Adalian’s reporting suggested, that it would be All Access only.

Deadline’s story adds only one detail: that the show “will be produced by the same team that makes the broadcast version and will feature a new cast of houseguests. CBS would not comment.”

While Deadline’s story notes reality blurred‘s reporting (though it mentions it only as if I “spotted” a casting notice), The Hollywood Reporter’s story pretends that it has learned this information independently and has no attribution. (Update: THR just added a sentence of attribution to the end of its story.) Neither story mentions that Vulture was first with confirming my speculation: that this would be an All Access-only season.

CBS All Access costs $5.99 a month, and is available via an app and on Roku, Apple TV, Xbox360, and other streaming devices.

All reality blurred content is independently selected, including links to products or services. However, if you buy something after clicking an affiliate link, I may earn a commission, which helps support reality blurred. Learn more.

More great stories

About the author

  • Andy Dehnart is the creator of reality blurred and a writer and teacher who obsessively and critically covers reality TV and unscripted entertainment, focusing on how it’s made and what it means. Learn more about Andy.

Discussion

I value our community at reality blurred, which connects people through open and thoughtful conversations about the TV we’re watching and the stories about it.

Comment rules: My goal is for us to be able to share our perspectives and exchange ideas in a welcoming, supportive space. That’s why I’ve created these rules for commenting here, and by commenting, you agree that you’ve read and agree to them. Happy discussing!