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'Big Brother' 2017 Cast - Meet Season 19's Contestants

Big Brother is set to return TONIGHT (June 28) on CBS and you can meet all of the houseguests entering the game right here!

16 contestants will compete for the chance to win $500,000 and the action begins at 8/7c with the second part of the two-night premiere airing on Thursday.

Julie Chen will once again be back as the host of the hit show!

Fans who have a subscription to CBS All Access can watch interviews with the cast before the premiere begins. Make sure to pick your favorites early!

In case you missed it, read our new interviews with five former winners!

Click through the slideshow to meet the contestants…

'Star Trek: Discovery' Will Premiere on CBS in September!

Exciting news has been announced for fans looking forward to CBS All Access’ new series Star Trek: Discovery!

The first episode of the new series will air on CBS on Sunday, September 24 at 8:30pm ET and the first and second episode will be made available on the streaming service CBS All Access following the on-air premiere.

The 15-episode season will roll out in two chapters with the first eight episodes airing on CBS All Access each Sunday night from September 24 through November 5. The second chapter will resume in January 2018.

Star Trek: Discovery will follow the voyages of Starfleet on their missions to discover new worlds and new lifeforms, and one Starfleet officer who must learn that to truly understand all things alien, you must first understand yourself. The series will feature a new ship, new characters and new missions, while embracing the same ideology and hope for the future that inspired a generation of dreamers and doers.

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CBS Announces Fall Premiere Dates for New & Returning Shows

CBS has announced its schedule for fall 2017 premiere dates!

The fall season will kick off on Monday, September 25 with the return of The Big Bang Theory at 8pm directly followed by the show’s spin-off series Young Sheldon at 8:30pm.

The other new shows that will debut this season include the comedies Me, Myself & I and 9JKL, as well as dramas Seal Team, S.W.A.T., and Wisdom of the Crowd.

The Big Bang Theory and Young Sheldon will be moving to Thursday nights starting on November 2 when Thursday Night Football vacates that time slot.

ARE YOU EXCITED for fall television to return?

Click inside to see all of the premiere dates… More Here! »

CBS Donates 'Mom' Emmy Campaign Budget to Planned Parenthood

Instead of spending money on an Emmy Awards campaign for the comedy Mom this year, CBS has announced plans to donate the budget to Planned Parenthood.

Allison Janney has joined forces with Mom co-creator and executive producer Chuck Lorre to help raise awareness for the organization amid the American Health Care Act’s threat to PP’s funding.

“In Los Angeles County alone, we answer approximately 2,000 calls each day from people asking us for help,” said Sue Dunlap, president-CEO of Planned Parenthood Los Angeles. “Across the country, millions of women and men are relying on Planned Parenthood health centers for their basic care — like birth control, life-saving cancer-screenings, and STD testing and treatment. We are committed to being here for them, no matter what. Generous support from our community fuels this work, and we are honored that the team behind Mom is launching this campaign at this critical time.”

Allison won Emmys for her work on Mom in 2014 and 2015.

CBS Announces Fall 2017 Schedule, 'Young Sheldon' & Other New Shows Have Debut Dates!

CBS just announced the new schedule for the Fall of 2017!

New comedies on the schedule include Young Sheldon, 9JKL Me, Myself & I with new dramas SEAL Team, S.W.A.T. and Wisdom of the Crowd also included.

The Big Bang Theory will also be switching around nights come November, as well as a few other shows. Young Sheldon is the Big Bang Theory spinoff focusing on Jim Parson‘s character Sheldon in his youth. The role will be played by Big Little LiesIain Armitage!

Click inside to see the full CBS fall schedule…More Here! »

CBS Stands By Decision to Air 'Survivor' Episode Featuring Zeke Smith Being Outed

CBS has released a statement to stand by the decision to air the episode of Survivor that featured transgender contestant Zeke Smith being outed by competitor Jeff Varner.

While trying to fight to stay in the game during tribal council, Varner told his tribe that Zeke was capable of deception as he had not told them he is transgender yet.

Varner, who is gay, apologized for his actions during the episode and showed deep remorse for the pain he caused. He has expressed remorse for his mistake in media interviews this week as well.

“After the tribal council scene in last night’s Survivor was filmed, we consulted with Zeke Smith and with GLAAD in advance of the broadcast, including the issue of how Zeke would tell his story after the episode aired,” the network said in a statement (via THR). “This is his second consecutive season on Survivor. From his first season through the current edition, we have always been guided by the principle that this is his story to tell, and it remains so.”

“We support how Jeff Probst and the producers handled a very sensitive situation and marvel at the grace Zeke exhibited under extraordinary circumstances,” the network added.
“We have also respect for how Jeff Varner has expressed remorse for his mistake, both in the episode and in his subsequent dialogue with the media. In the end, we believe this episode, accompanied by Zeke‘s own remarkable writing and speaking on the subject, has provided an unexpected but important dialogue about acceptance and treating transgender people with respect.”

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CBS Announces 2017 Season Finale Dates

April is just a few days away and many shows are about to begin wrapping up their seasons. CBS just announced the full list of season finale dates for the 2016-2017 season!

MacGyver will be kicking off the finales with the final episode of its first season on April 14. There will be many dates for the next month and a half with finales happening, wrapping with The Amazing Race on June 1.

CBS has some shows to hold you over during the summer until the next television season starts. Big Brother will be premiering on June 28 and the new season of Zoo will begin on June 29.

The network also has the new Candy Crush game show in the works and it will premiere on July 9.

Click inside to read the list of CBS’ finale dates… More Here! »