Big Brother Season 22, Winter Edition, & Over the Top: What We Know

The ink is barely dry on Cody Calafiore’s test from successful Big Brother All-Stars on October 28, however it’s time to begin waiting for subsequent season. The show was renewed for its twenty third season on the similar day the finale aired, so here is what we all know up to now.

The Press Release Said It Won’t Be Back Until Next Summer

When CBS introduced Big Brother’s renewal, the press launch mentioned that season 23 will premiere in the summer time of 2021.

“At Big Brother, we at all times say ‘count on the sudden,’ however 2020 gave us our largest problem to this point. We couldn’t be prouder of the complete group who delivered a incredible season beneath such excessive circumstances,” mentioned Mitch Graham, senior VP of other programming at CBS, in an announcement. “It feels becoming for this unprecedented season to conclude with an announcement of the show’s return subsequent summer time.”

Since its premiere on CBS in the summer time of 2000, Big Brother continues to be one in every of tv’s top-rated summer time sequence in younger demographics. Summer-to-date, the Wednesday and Thursday episodes are tops in key demos amongst all broadcasts.

On digital platforms, the Big Brother Live Feeds are up double-digit proportion factors over final season in each whole streams and time spent. Across social, season-to-date, Big Brother: All-Stars is experiencing a +75 p.c enhance in linear social interactions in comparison with final season (episode 1 via episode 36), in response to the CBS press launch.


An Insider Is Suggesting Production Wants To Do A Winter Edition

According to the Twitter account SpoilerGirl1, who appears to have an inside supply with the manufacturing, “With no Survivor, CBS is contemplating a winter season or BBCeleb.” That was tweeted again on October 18. Then on October 29, the account once more wrote, “With no Survivor, I’m nonetheless being advised they need some type of a BB season earlier than the Summer.”

When requested if it might be Over the Top, which is how technically season 23 would air subsequent summer time and OTT may air in the winter, Spoiler Girl wrote, “I have not heard something about OTT. I feel they need it to air on TV, however a shorter season.”

That appears to indicate it may be a Celebrity Big Brother. Numerous followers are rooting for it to be a season of Big Brother made up solely of previous Survivor gamers, which might be a celeb of types however would even have the enjoyable of bringing again acquainted actuality TV faces with out them having performed this explicit sport earlier than.

A few contestants — Hayden Moss from Big Brother 12 and Caleb Reynolds from Big Brother 16 each went on to look on Survivor after their stints on Big Brother, however nobody has ever gone the different manner. It may very well be enjoyable.

Contestants from each reveals find yourself on The Amazing Race all the time, so we do not see why they could not discover between 12 and 20 former Survivor castaways who could be prepared to compete on Big Brother. Make it occur, CBS!

Big Brother 23 will return in the summer time of 2021. Until then, we’d get a brand new season of Big Brother Canada this winter/spring as properly.



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