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Nine's Live Friday Night Football - Big Brother (Australian TV series) - Netflix
Big Brother is the Australian version of the international Big Brother reality television series. Big Brother was produced from 2001 and ran for eight seasons on Network Ten before the network cancelled it in July 2008 after experiencing audience erosion and controversy. Big Brother returned on 13 August 2012 with a ninth season on the Nine Network with repeats on GO!. The tenth season aired on Nine from 29 July 2013 to 6 November 2013 and the eleventh and final season ran 8 September 2014 to 26 November 2014. All eleven seasons were produced by Endemol Southern Star. From its first season until its seventh season in 2007 the show was hosted by Gretel Killeen. With a revamp of the series in 2008 she was replaced by radio duo Kyle Sandilands and Jackie O. From 2012 to 2014 it was hosted by Sonia Kruger. Mike Goldman has narrated all eleven seasons of the series. Between 2001 and 2005 Big Brother Australia was also shown in New Zealand on TV2 and Prime. The show returned to New Zealand, as part of the TV3 summer line-up in November 2013. Series 10 ended in March 2014. Series 11 aired in New Zealand starting 3 November 2014. Big Brother Australia joins The Block as reality shows screened across partnering networks Channel Nine in Australia and TV3 in New Zealand. The purpose built Big Brother house has been located in a compound at theme park Dreamworld, on the Gold Coast, Queensland, for its entire run.
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On 9 September 2011, it was reported and later confirmed that the Nine Network had signed a deal with Southern Star Group to bring the Australian version of Big Brother back. On 22 February 2012 it was confirmed that Dreamworld will be used again as the location for the 2012 series. The first episode of the revived series premiered on 13 August 2012 with its daily show airing five nights a week at a family friendly timeslot of 7pm. After a successful season in 2012, Nine confirmed that the series would be renewed for Season 10 in 2013 during their Nine Network 2013 promotion & during the 2013 finale, host Sonia Kruger confirmed the series renewal for Season 11 in 2014 formally opening auditions. On April 2015 it was reported that Sonia Kruger has switch her role from Big Brother to the Voice. On August 8, 2015, after months of speculation, Nine confirmed that the Big Brother house had been dismantled, and that they had formally 'rested' the format. Although, the house was never dismantled and is still standing with no production taking place inside it. This does not mean that the show may not return in future years.
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