Ben wins Australia’s Big Brother. 21-year-old Ben won Australia’s cordial Big Brother today, earning 38 percent of the votes cast.
former Australia Big Brother contestants “cash in” on their fame. Yet another difference between the US and Australian version: Some members of Australia’s past Big Brother cast are actually reaping the benefits of fame because of their appearance on the show.
Australia’s Big Brother gives network its highest ratings of the year. Australia’s Big Brother earned its network, Ten, its “highest audience share of the year last week,” News.com.au reports. Fans are so into the show that some tried to drop a football into the compound from an airplane last week to send a message to… continue reading
Australian Big Brother could earn $30 million in revenue. That sounds like roughly $30 million more than the US Big Brother brought in.
“everyone is watching” Australia’s “immoral and dull” Big Brother. Despite critics who say the show is “immoral and dull,” the new Big Brother Australia had 1.62 million viewers its first night and is getting plenty of attention.
first group nominated for eviction from Australian Big Brother house. The first three people nominated for eviction on Big Brother Australia are “a dominatrix, stripper manager and animator,” two of whom took the news angrily, according to the Herald Sun.
Big Brother Australia debuts. The Australian version of Big Brother began last night. Already, a cast member has left the house, but for medical treatment; she hurt her wrist playing volleyball. Another played a practical joke on the house by leaving a “used” condom in the kitchen. Follow along at the show’s site, bigbrother.com.au. And… continue reading
online component of Australian Big Brother being developed. A web production company is beginning the “daunting” task of bringing the Australian Big Brother to the web. The show starts later this month.
site publishes photos of new Australian Big Brother house. Kathryn Lucas has published six photos of the new Big Brother house in Australia; it’s under construction for a future production.