Big Brother Canada Kicks Off Nationwide Casting Call

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“Big Brother Canada” hopefuls: The series is holding in-person interviews at cities from coast to coast, gearing up for another action- and drama-packed Season 3.

With its third season set to air on Global in Spring 2015, “Big Brother Canada” kicks off its coast-to-coast houseguest search this Sunday, October 19th in Vancouver and Calgary followed by stops in Regina, Halifax, St. John’s, Montreal, and Toronto.

It was also announced that the “Big Brother Canada Side Show” is returning to Slice in 2015, with series host Arisa Cox and co-hosts Peter Brown and Gary Levy in a new one-hour format. The schedule for “Big Brother Canada” and the “Side Show” will be revealed in the New Year.

The “Big Brother Canada Side Show” reached over 4.5 million viewers in its inaugural season, which ranked in the Top 10 of all specialty entertainment programs (excluding sports). This season the “Big Brother Canada Side Show” will feature more must-see content and behind-the-scenes footage than ever before.

“We are so excited about the return of the ‘Big Brother Canada Side Show’ next year. We worked so hard on it and the final product was a funny, scandalous, and irreverent show that fed our hungry fans and kept them thirsting for more,” said Arisa Cox, host of “Big Brother Canada.”

“’The Side Show’ is one of the most engaging talk shows on TV. I am both thrilled and grateful that we have this platform for in-depth discussions of ‘Big Brother Canada,’” said Peter Brown. “Oh my god, I simply cannot wait to scope out the new houseguests and dish on all their drama and deceit!” added Gary Levy.

“Big Brother Canada” is looking for the biggest and boldest personalities in Canada to star in its third season. Those interested in applying for the show can either apply online by November 24th at with a short video about why they would make the perfect houseguest, or in person at open casting calls in select cities. Applicants must be Canadian and at least 19 years of age by March 1, 2015.

Open casting calls will be held from 8am-2pm.

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