heres the press release ~
AMERICA VOTES FOR THEIR FAVORITE "BIG BROTHER: ALL-STAR"
Over 2.4 Million Votes Cast For "Big Brother: All-Stars"
Within 18 Hours of the Polls Opening
As of Thursday, June 22 at 12:00 PM/PT, within only 18 hours of the polls opening, America cast over 2.4 million votes for which former Big Brother Houseguests they would most like to see compete this summer in BIG BROTHER: ALL-STARS. The polls opened last night at CBS.com at 9:20 PM, ET following the East Coast broadcast of BIG BROTHER: ALL-STARS AMERICA'S VOTE. The polls close on Wednesday, June 28 at 11:59 PM, ET/8:59 PM, PT.
For the first time in the series' history worldwide, viewers will have the opportunity to vote for which former Houseguests should compete this season, choosing half of the Houseguests who will ultimately enter the BIG BROTHER house. The All-Stars entering the house will be announced during the premiere of BIG BROTHER: ALL-STARS Thursday, July 6 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.
To find out more about the 20 contestants campaigning to be your All-Stars, log onto CBS.com, or tune in to the rebroadcast of the casting episode "Big Brother: All-Stars America's Vote" on Saturday, June 24 at 8:00 PM.
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