Final call for Big Brother contestants as applications for Channel 5’s ‘social experiment’ reality TV show close TONIGHT

APPLICATIONS to take part in Channel 5’s ‘social experiment’ reality TV show Big Brother have closed this evening (March 19).

Tonight was your last opportunity to express yourself to Big Brother producers as they cast for the first ‘civilian’ series of 2018.

All you had to do was fill out a simple online application form and upload a video that will ‘grab Big Brother’s attention’.

As show staff begin to go through applications, we’ll start to find out who will be heading into the iconic house this summer.

Fans took to Twitter to voice their opinions on the ‘civilian’ series of the show.

One said: “Full of Z listers. Was good when it was the good old general public instead of wannabes.”

Another added: “Completely agree, sick of all the fake people they seem to put in that have huge social media followings or have been on TV already or have agents.”

However not everyone dislikes the show, some super-fans jumped onto their computers to get their applications in on time.

One said to Rylan, Big Brother’s Bit On The Side host, on Twitter: “am I too old? Elaine from Grangemouth? 71 years,I love the audience too.”

Another added: “CANT WAIT FOR SUMMER #BBBOTS

“Just finished mine off!!!”

Big Brother officials have tweeted: “Online Applications are now closed. Big Brother will get back to you.”

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