Celebrity Big Brother: Eye of the Storm launch date confirmed by Channel 5


Channel 5 have confirmed when Celebrity Big Brother: Eye of the Storm will launch, and there’s a special episode planned.

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Channel 5 have officially confirmed that Celebrity Big Brother: Eye of the Storm will launch on Thursday 16th August along with a special episode, that’ll air the next day named ‘A Storm Unleashed’.

The producers revealed that ‘all of the celebrity names entering the CBB house will have been caught up in their own media storm. And now, the celebrities are once again putting themselves in the public eye and this time they have a lot to prove’.

Emma Willis will return as host and reveal the identities of the celebrities in a two-hour live launch show on Thursday 16th August at 9PM.

Meghan Markle’s sister Samantha has already confirmed that she’s set to enter the house in an interview last month.

Celebrity Big Brother’s Bit On The Side will return, hosted by Rylan Clark-Neal, at 11.05pm, on launch night.

Emma Willis

“Celebrity Big Brother is all set with a whole new series of tasks, twists and surprises to bond, divide and entertain the celebrity housemates and viewers alike,” producers have said.

In recent news, Trevor Boris, an executive on Big Brother Canada, will join this year’s creative team as senior producer.

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