Celebrity Big Brother confirms launch date – and it’s so soon!

Channel 5 has actually revealed that the brand-new series, with the style Eye of the Storm, will release on Thursday 16 August at 9pm.

Together with a teaser trailer, the program’s official account tweeted: “SERIOUS WEATHER WARNING!

“We understand it typically rains on Launch Night, however you’ll need more than a brolly for this storm! #CBB starts on 16th August, 9pm on @channel5_tv.”

The normally two-hour long launch program will be our very first take a look at the well-known faces evacuating and moving into the renowned home for the brand-new series.The network

are remaining tight-lipped on the line-up but we do understand that the celebrities have all been at the centre of their personal media storm and now have “something to show”.

Names being bandied about consist of