Calling All Fans: Big Brother Canada Season Two National Casting Call Now Open

Calling All Fans: Big Brother Canada Season Two National Casting Call Now Open 
Online Applications Available as of August 1(st) at 
Casting Tour to Visit Vancouver, Edmonton, Halifax, St. John's, Montreal and 
Canada's Number One Specialty Reality Series of the Year Returns Winter 2014 
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TORONTO, Aug. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - Hot on the heels of the epic first season of Big 
Brother Canada, the country's biggest specialty reality series of the year, 
Shaw Media and Insight Productions announced today that the national casting 
call for season two is now open. Canadians 19 years and older are invited to 
apply online at and this fall in person at open 
casting calls in select cities across Canada. The submission deadline is 
October 25, 2013. 
"With an astounding 10,000 Canadians having auditioned for season one of Big 
Brother Canada, we know there is a huge desire from fans across the country to 
participate in this legendary series," said Barbara Williams, Senior Vice 
President of Content, Shaw Media. "This season, we are once again offering 
hopefuls the chance to apply in person as well as online, ensuring that fans 
Canada wide have the opportunity to audition." 
Big Brother Canada is looking for all interested Canadians - strategists, wall 
flowers, drama-queens, nerds and dreamers and schemers alike are all 
encouraged to apply. For all those keen to live in a house stacked with big 
personalities, big competition and hundreds of cameras and microphones 
catching your every move, Big Brother Canada wants to hear from you. 
"Season one of Big Brother Canada was a blockbuster with an engaging, dynamic 
and entertaining cast. We look forward to discovering a new crop of Canadian 
houseguests that will blow people away with more scheming, more drama, more 
romance and more surprises than ever before," said John Brunton, Chairman & 
CEO, Insight Production Company Ltd. 
Applicants can either apply online at with the option 
to include a short video expressing why they should be chosen to live in the 
Big Brother Canada house, in person at open casting calls throughout September 
and October, or can opt to do both. Additional information about the casting 
calls in select cities will be released in the coming months. 
Open casting calls will be held in the following cities: 
Vancouver, British Columbia - September 8 at Metropolis at Metrotown Edmonton, 
Alberta - September 14 at West Edmonton Mall Halifax, Nova Scotia - September 
20 at Halifax Shopping Centre St. John's, Newfoundland - September 21 at 
Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland Montreal, Quebec - September 27 at Le Centre 
Montreal Sheraton Toronto, Ontario - October 19 at John Bassett Theatre 
Coming exclusively to Slice(TM )in winter 2014, Big Brother Canada Season Two 
will hand pick a diverse group of houseguests to live in the Big Brother 
Canada house outfitted wall to wall with cameras and microphones to capture 
all the action. Each week the houseguests will compete in a series of 
challenges and vote each other out until one claims victory and takes home the 
grand prize. 
Fans can catch Big Brother 15 Sundays, Wednesdays and Thursdays on Global and 
Big Brother After Dark seven days a week from 4-6am ET on Slice™. 
Twitter: @BigBrotherCA @Slice_TV 
Big Brother Canada
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About Shaw Communications Inc.
Shaw is a diversified communications and media company, providing consumers 
with broadband cable television, High-Speed Internet, Home Phone, 
telecommunications services (through Shaw Business), satellite direct-to-home 
services (through Shaw Direct) and engaging programming content (through Shaw 
Media). Shaw serves 3.3 million customers, through a reliable and extensive 
fibre network. Shaw Media operates one of the largest conventional television 
networks in Canada, Global Television, and 19 specialty networks including 
HGTV Canada, Food Network Canada, HISTORY® and Showcase. Shaw is traded on 
the Toronto and New York stock exchanges and is included in the S&P/TSX 60 
Index (Symbol: TSX - SJR.B, NYSE - SJR). For more information about Shaw, 
please visit 
About Insight Productions
Insight Production Company Ltd, headed by John Brunton & Barbara Bowlby has 
become an industry leader in the creative development, financing and 
production of highly rated television programs and cutting edge multiplatform 
content for the global market in every genre. Since 1979, it has been 
recognized for its reputation for quality as the recipient of numerous 
international awards, including multiple Gemini's. The company has created 
thousands of hours of groundbreaking television that continues to be broadcast 
over major networks worldwide. Broadcast Magazine International claims that 
"when it comes to adapting formats for Canadian audiences there is one 
producer who appears to have the Midas touch." Recent hits include Canada's 
Got Talent, the JUNO Awards, which plays a key role in the Canadian music 
industry; Insight's original formats Canada Sings & Battle of the Blades, and 
Intervention Canada which is currently in production on its second season. 
For more information visit

SOURCE  Shaw Media 
Julia Wilkinson Publicist, Slice and Twist TV 
416.966.7700 @ShawMediaTV_PR 
Jaclyn Atwood-Powell Senior Publicity Manager, Lifestyle Channels 416-966-7293 @ShawMediaTV_PR 
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