Channel 4 — [ edit ] Davina McCall was the presenter of the first eleven series. The Big Brother reality series was initially created by John de Mol and premiered in the Netherlands. Belo is the youngest winner of the series and the only black housemate to win.
It was also confirmed that would be the final year of Big Brother on Channel 4. Big Brother 2 winner Brian Dowling , won the series after 18 days in the house. Channel 5 —present [ edit ] After Richard Desmond bought Channel 5 in , he said he was keen to acquire Big Brother.
The sixteenth series began on 12 May , the earliest Big Brother launch to date. Chloe Wilburn was announced as the winner of that series. The seventeenth series launched on 7 June , it was the first Big Brother series to feature two separate houses and with a series length of 50 days it was the shortest ever series of Big Brother to air in the sixteen years of the programme. The Winner was stunt double Jason Burill.
He is the oldest housmate to win the main series to date. The eighteenth series launched on 5 June and was won by Isabelle Warbuton. She is the first woman to win Big Brother as a late entrant, and at just 38 days in the house she has also spent the least amount of time in the house for a winner of the regular series. The most notable spin-off, Celebrity Big Brother , began initially as a one time series and involved six celebrities staying in the House for eight days.
The first spin-off, Teen Big Brother: The Experiment , premiered on 13 October and lasted for a total of ten days. You are live on Channel 4; please do not swear. Evicted housemate's name , you have 30 seconds to say your goodbyes; I'm coming to get you! This was altered by future presenters. The voting process can be done via telephone or online. Throughout the series, some housemates have been given secret tasks that must either be completed individually or with a small group; failure to do so can result in the housemate being nominated or punished in the house.
The housemates are forbidden from discussing nominations, and doing so could result in punishment. The fifth series, which featured stricter rules and consequences, featured a harsh colour scheme and a claustrophobic setting. The documents teased a second house with another garden, as well as a new exterior set and interview studio. Despite the overall extension, the new outdoor set will be smaller than before, holding a capacity of just compared to beforehand.