Celebrity Big Brother kicked off last night – with its lowest launch rating everCelebrity Big Brother returned to Channel 5 for the fourteenth series, and was seen by just over 2 million people. The two hour and 15 minute show was seen by an overnight average of 2.24 Million (11.9%) viewers at 9pm.
Over on Channel 5+1, 115,000 people tuned in to catch up to see the celebrities enter the Big Brother House. This brought the total viewership of the night to 2.36 Million people. The live show was the least watched launch of Celebrity Big Brother so far.
Even with the low rating, Celebrity Big Brother still managed to rate third in the timeslot and beat Channel 4 and BBC 2. Celebrity Big Brother’s Bit on the Side rated at 795,000 (10.7%) at 11:20pm.
Celebrity Big Brother continues tonight on Channel 5 with the first highlights show of the series.