‘Big Brother Canada’ Season 9 returns in March

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'Big Brother Canada' host Arisa Cox joins 'The Morning Show' to talk about the search for players across the country for the ninth season of the show. Visit to apply to be a houseguest. – Nov 17, 2020

Big Brother Canada (BBCAN) will be returning to screens in March.

On Wednesday, Global announced the ninth season will be making its debut on Wednesday, March 3 at 7 p.m. ET/PT. Hosted by Arisa Cox, who is also one of the show’s executive producers, the show will feature a new cast of houseguests and challenges.

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Season 8 abruptly ended last March as houseguests learned about the coronavirus pandemic on air.

Global, along with a joint statement from Insight Productions, ceased production that month and announced the series would return in 2021.

There was no official “winner” of season 8.

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“With some of the most die-hard TV fans chomping at the bit for the next phase, Season 9 is set to entertain audiences and satisfy their #BBCAN craving,” Troy Reeb, EVP broadcast networks, Corus Entertainment, said in a statement.

Season 9 houseguests will discover a “post-apocalyptic world” in the abandoned house and will take on new twists and challenges in their attempt to take the title as winner of Big Brother Canada Season 9.

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The show will be airing three nights a week on Global: Mondays at 9 p.m. ET/PT, Wednesdays at 7 p.m. ET/PT and Thursdays at 8 p.m. EP/PT.

Fans can watch the complete Big Brother Canada Season 8 on and the Global TV App and stay up to date on all things #BBCAN9 via

Big Brother Canada will announce houseguests along with this season’s prize shortly.

Global TV, Global News and ‘Big Brother Canada’ are all properties of Corus Entertainment.

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With files from Chris Jancelewicz