TV3 has acquired the rights to broadcast Big Brother UK and bring it back to Irish audiences for the first time since the show moved from Channel 4 to Channel 5.
They will show 200 hours of BB content including Celebrity Big Brother and Big Brother's Bit on the Side which will broadcast on 3e nightly after the main show.
The launch show ‘Big Brother: Timebomb’ kicks off on Tuesday 12th May at 9pm on 3e, with a simulcast on TV3 from 10pm – 11pm.
Lynda McQuaid, TV3 Group Director of Content, said:
“As the new Director of Content for TV3, I am delighted to announce the return of BIG BROTHER UK to Irish screens. Big Brother and all its spin-offs are large, explosive, constantly evolving, creatively vibrant television properties that appeal to a varied cross section of the audience and will find a perfect home on TV3 and 3e.”
Excited? We are!