Monica leaves; Sheryl has breast cancer. Last night’s one-hour Big Brother 2 (the second episode that was scheduled to air is viewable online) was preceeded by a brief segment showing the house guests being informed about the events of last Tuesday. The regular episode found Monica being evicted by–and chewing out–a teary head of household… continue reading
all the evicted house guests will return to L.A; only one hour will air tonight. CBS planned tonight’s episode as a two-hour special episode of Big Brother 2, but changed their minds; now, only a one-hour “eviction episode” will air starting at 9 p.m. ET. The finale is still scheduled for Thursday, and will feature… continue reading
most Big Brother casts remain in dark; Will says the “tragedy…ruined our show.” Most casts of Big Brother around the world have not been told about Tuesday’s attack, save for the Netherlands and the U.S. cast–who were finally told, but will not be updated, according to the AP. That’s okay with booted house guest Kent,… continue reading
house guests (finally) told full story; remaining episodes rescheduled. After speculating and connecting the lack of air traffic to the little they were told about Tuesday, it appears that the Big Brother 2 producers finally told them the full story. Still, while the house guests were told that today is a day of remembrance, as… continue reading
Monica’s cousin is still missing. Monica’s cousin is apparently one of the thousands of people still missing after Tuesday’s catastrophic events. Big Brother 2 producer Arnold Shapiro called it a “family emergency” and said that’s why the house guests were informed, although according to live feed transcripts, they’re still not aware of the extent or… continue reading
house guests told about attack (sort of). The sequestered and isolated remaining Big Brother 2 house guests–including Monica, who lives in New York–have been given limited information about yesterday’s terrorism in New York and Washington, D.C. A person with a megaphone, possibly Mike Boogie, reportedly gave them slightly more information by shouting over the wall… continue reading
Nicole’s husband: “it’s just not worth it.” In an interview with WGCL in Atlanta, Nicole’s husband says that all participating in a show like Big Brother 2 “it’s likely to do is put a very tough, difficult strain on that relationship and I wouldn’t recommend anybody y’know who is in a committed relationship or a… continue reading
Will votes Hardy out. And then there were three: Will’s single vote evicted Hardy from the Big Brother 2 house last night, leaving just Monica, Nicole, and Will. Three episodes of the show remain: Next Tuesday, Thursday, and the following Thursday, Sept. 20, when the winner will be selected by the jury. US Weekly talks… continue reading
special episode of Big Brother 2 finds Survivors in the house. Gervase, Sue, Jeff, and Alicia were guests in the Big Brother 2 house Sunday, and the episode featuring their appearance airs tonight at 8 p.m.–opposite the premiere of NBC’s Lost. + also: only five episodes remain; no more Saturday shows.+ plus: show “alludes to… continue reading
spoiler: HOH competition ends. Last night’s live head of household competition is over, with somewhat surprising results. The new head of household on Big Brother 2 is (spoiler: highlight to read) Monica, who outlasted Nicole and won after Will gave up for an unknown prize–which he later discovered to be a huge jar of peanut… continue reading
Gervase, Sue, Jeff, Alicia will enter the Big Brother 2 house Sunday. “No outside contact” be damned, CBS is putting four former Survivor cast members into the Big Brother 2 house Sunday, where they may spend the night. Footage of their visit will air on the special episode next Wednesday at 8 p.m.
CBS will air a Big Brother 2 episode opposite NBC’s Lost premiere. CBS will air a special Big Brother 2 episode next Wednesday at 8 p.m. ET–opposite the first episode of NBC’s Lost, and right before CBS’ premiere of The Amazing Race. The show will also air on Tuesday and Thursday, as usual.
Nicole warned about threats. Zap2it.com reports on the as-yet-unaired comments Nicole made to Will, including saying she’d like to “slit his wrists–horizontally, not vertically” and “cut his head off.” Producers warned Nicole but a spokesperson defends her, saying, “The fact that she wasn’t holding a knife, it’s completely different.” + also: listen to audio of… continue reading
mayor of Krista’s hometown: “because of your stardom, everyone now knows how to say Opelousas.” Also because of Krista, everyone know knows that you can get trashed on Nyquil. Thanks, Krista.
were all the American Pie references an example of product placement? Variety asks if Big Brother 2‘s luxury challenge–which gave Bunky and Monica a private screening of American Pie 2–was an example of product placement, since both the movie’s name and the term “blockbuster” were used frequently. An ad for Blockbuster video immediately followed the… continue reading
Krista on not remembering knife incident: “Maybe I had my eyes closed when he did it.” Krista says she doesn’t remember Justin holding a knife to her throat, which lead to his expulsion from the Big Brother 2 house, and says the she only drank two beers before the incident. + also: Krista and Survivor’s… continue reading
no Big Brother tonight or Thursday. There’s no Big Brother 2 on tonight, so if you turn on the TV and see something else instead, don’t worry; it hasn’t been cancelled. Instead, the show is following an unusual schedule this week–likely to kill time because of the extra week they due to Justin’s expulsion. There’s… continue reading
Krista leaves; denies knowledge of the Justin-knife-to-her-throat incident. Krista was banished from the Big Brother 2 house last night, the first episode during which the house guests voted live. Her eviction was followed by some relatively dramatic moments: she confronted Will about his lies, talked to a livid Monica before she left the house, denied… continue reading
Big Brother 2 finale will air opposite the season premiere of Friends. The final episode of Big Brother 2 will air on Thursday, Sept. 20, opposite NBC’s season premiere of Friends. The previous two shows will be preempted, a request by the producers, according to Variety, so the second-to-last ep will air Sept. 13. A… continue reading
Kent out; Nicole is new HOH. Even Bunky voted for Kent, casting him from the Big Brother 2 house with a vote of 4 to 0. So Will remains in the house as Nicole becomes the new head of household. During his interview with Julie Chen–besides reiterating his disgust with homosexuality despite his friendship with… continue reading