Big Brother

TV review by Lucy Maher, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Voyeuristic reality TV is iffy for teens.

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 17 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 42 reviews

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age 13+
iffy for children it just depends on Childs maturity level

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
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age 14+

Big Brother is a competitive game show where 16 contestants compete against each other for $500,00. The reviews blasted the show, when in all it isn't bad. Yes there are are a few in the edge outfits, but no sex. At least not in the five years I've been watching it. My two sons (15 and 13 ) watch it with me. I say 14 up.

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TV Details

  • Premiere date: July 5, 2000
  • Cast: Julie Chen
  • Network: CBS
  • Genre: Reality TV
  • TV rating: NR
  • Last updated: September 3, 2022

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