Tyler Lyons is a fan of both CBS’ version of Big Brother and Big Brother Canada, and in this episode of The Confessional, he argues why Canadians are doing a better job with their version. As an avid superfan of both the American and Canadian versions of the show, I’m always shocked when I hear other… continue reading
Big Brother Canada
Big Brother feed watcher Hamsterwatch, aka Dingo, runs down the differences between Big Brother Canada and CBS’ version of Big Brother.
Big Brother Canada changed the definition of a veto power twist while voting was underway. Hamsterwatch has screenshot and details about what happened, which started on Wednesday’s broadcast when host Arisa Cox announced two options for the next Power of Veto twist. (It’s sponsored by Twistos, a Canadian cracker.) A Wednesday evening tweet from the… continue reading
Big Brother Canada ended tonight with a hilarious and dramatic screw-up on the part of one houseguest who accidentally cast her vote for the wrong person, giving the $100,000 prize to Jillian MacLaughlin instead of Gary Levy, since the final vote was 4-3. When host Arisa Cox revealed her vote, Topaz Brady leapt out of… continue reading
Big Brother Canada‘s first eviction episode also included the show’s first blatant lie to viewers: it was repeatedly sold as being “live,” both on air and in various promotions, but as feed watchers and the studio audience knew, the show had been pre-taped. Host Arisa Cox said during the Thursday episode, “welcome to the first-ever… continue reading
At long last, Canada gets its own Big Brother tonight. Having been forced to suffer through the U.S. version for the past 12 years, Canada finally gets a chance to loathe its own citizens and producers as Slice debuts its version that will consume hours and hours of breatheless viewing yet leave its viewers with… continue reading
Big Brother is coming to Canada on the Slice Network, which will broadcast its own version of the international franchise. Global TV airs the CBS version of the show, so Canadians haven’t been deprived of the format, and sadly, their new version will mimic the CBS version instead of using another model. A press release… continue reading