CBS announced a renewal for a series that has been a fixture of the network’s summer lineup since it premiered in 2000. “Big Brother” will return for its 22nd season in summer 2020.
Julie Chen Moonves will return as host.
“Since its premiere on CBS in the summer of 2000, ‘Big Brother’ continues to be one of television’s top-rated summer series in young demographics,” CBS says in today’s announcement. “Summer-to-date, the Thursday and Sunday episodes are tops in key demos among all broadcasts.”
The network also noted that the show has experienced double-digit growth this season over last year in full episode streams across CBS digital platforms.