Celebrity Big Brother 2014: Return date confirmed!

Published Wednesday, Dec 4 2013, 12:44 GMT  |  By  |  2 comments
Celebrity Big Brother will kick off its new series on 3 January 2014, it has been announced!

The show will return to Channel 5 with Emma Willis at the helm as she presents a two-hour launch show introducing the celebrities to their new home.

Celebrity Big Brother 2014 promo shot - Rylan Clark and Emma Willis

© Channel 5

The brand new eye logo was revealed last week and show bosses promised that this year will have the 'biggest twist yet'.

The house will look 'inviting' with a 'high class upgrade' including chandeliers and a grand fireplace. However, the new housemates shouldn't get too comfortable, as Big Brother always has a few tricks up his sleeve!

The launch show will be followed up with Bit On The Side, where Rylan Clark will return to his usual presenting duties alongside Emma.

Celebrity Big Brother January 2014 eye

© Channel 5

It was also recently announced that Carol McGiffin will be joining Rylan and Iain Lee as head panellist on Saturday night spin-off show, Bit On The Psych.

Some of the rumoured celebrities already tipped to go into the house next year include former Apprentice contestant Katie Hopkins, Sven Goran Eriksson's ex Nancy Dell'Olio and comedian Jim Davidson.

The most recent series of the show was won by Geordie Shore star Charlotte Crosby.

Catch Celebrity Big Brother on Friday 3 January 2014 on Channel 5 at 9pm.

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