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Do you think you have what it takes to win Big Brother Canada?

Are you a big personality with strong opinions?

Are you competitive and willing to fight for what you believe in?

Big Brother Canada plucks a group of hand-picked strangers from their homes, sequesters them from the outside world, and places them inside a house outfitted wall-to-wall with cameras and microphones that capture their every move.

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Competing for a grand cash prize, the houseguests battle in a series of challenges each week that empower or punish them, voting each other out until the fate of the final two is decided by a jury of fellow houseguests.

Big personalities, competition beasts, and strategic planners are all welcome as the series returns to Global in 2019.

Starting today, Canadians can apply online at for a chance to compete in the new season.

Those who think they have what it takes to make it in the Big Brother Canada house are asked to submit a photo and short video explaining why they are the ideal candidate.

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Applicants must be 19 years of age by February 1, 2019 and the online submission deadline is Saturday, November 17. More information, including a complete list of rules and eligibility, can be found at

When To Watch This Season

Season 20 of Big Brother airs Sundays at 8 p.m. ET/PT, Wednesdays at 8 p.m. ET/PT, and Thursdays at 9 p.m. ET/PT on Global.

Casting Deadline

The application deadline at this time is Saturday, November 17, 2018.

How To Prepare

You will be asked some questions pertaining to all of the above in the application.

How To Apply

There are two ways to apply for Big Brother Canada:

Complete the online application, submit a photo and upload a video.

Or, attend one of the open calls. Applicants who will be attending an open call in person are not required to upload a video ... But it can't hurt to show off who you are online as well.