Big Brother 8: The housemates are gearing up
Less than a month to go until Big Brother 8,
and some bookies are starting to take bets on the famous U.K.
U.K. licensed online bookmaker Bet365 is currently taking bets
on the gender of the winner of Big Brother 8 - see the
odds here (new window). And
there will be a lot of betting once the show starts.
Although the Celebrity Big Brother 5 stirred
up quite a controversy, the show goes one, despite of earlier
rumours of cancellation. The networks do not want to set an
exact date for the start or the end of the show, but they have
said that it will start around the end of May (the 25th is the
most likely date) and it will finish around mid August. And it
has also been confirmed that the show will run for 13 weeks, so
it will end 13 weeks from the date it starts.
If you want to apply for an audition - you've
missed it, which took place between Saturday the 6th of January
and Sunday the 11th of February 2007.
The last year's Big Brother 7 was won by Pete
Bennett. The current house for Big Brother 8 is located in