Cast and Premiere Announced for Celebrity Big Brother’s Second Season


celebrity big brother season 2 premiere and cast

The “all-star” cast has been announced for the second instalment of Big Brother: Celebrity Edition, which premieres on January 21 at 8 p.m. on Global and CBS.

Celebrities entering the Big Brother house are Jonathan Bennett (Mean Girls), Tamar Braxton (Tamar & Vince), Kandi Burress (The Real Housewives of Atlanta), Tom Green (Comedian), Lolo Jones (Olympic track and bobsled star), Kato Kaelin (Witness during the O.J. Simpson murder case), Joey Lawrence (Blossom), Ryan Lochte (Olympic medalist), Dina Lohan (mother of Lindsay), Natalie Eva Marie (Total Divas), Anthony Scaramucci (Former White House comms director who only lasted six days), and Ricky Williams (NFL superstar).

Celebrity Big Brother will follow these celebrities as they live together in a house that is outfitted with over 80 HD cameras and over 100 microphones recording their every move, 24 hours a day. They’ll have no contact with the outside world. Each celebrity will need to be the last houseguest standing before being voted out in order to receive the grand prize of $250,000.

Julie Chen Moonves is back as host. Celebrity Big Brother’s broadcast schedule on Global is listed below:

  • Monday, January 21 at 8 p.m. (Season 2 premiere)
  • Tuesday, January 22 at 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, January 23 at 8 p.m. 
  • Friday, January 25 at 8 p.m.
  • Sunday, January 27 at 10 p.m.
  • Monday, January 28 at 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, January 30 at 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, February 2 at 8 p.m.
  • Monday, February 4 at 9 p.m.
  • Thursday, February 7 at 9 p.m.
  • Friday, February 8 at 8 p.m. (two-hour episode)
  • Monday, February 11 at 9 p.m.
  • Wednesday, February 13 at 9 p.m. (two-hour finale)

Episodes of Celebrity Big Brother will be available on and the Global GO app (including Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV), and on demand, the day after it airs on Global TV.


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