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[via press release from CBS]


Jeff Was Evicted Last Night from the BIG BROTHER House After HOH Kevin Was Forced To Cast the Tie-Breaking Vote

After being nominated for eviction by Head-of-Household Kevin, Jeff was evicted last night from the BIG BROTHER House when Kevin ended up casting the tie-breaking vote.

On Sunday, Kevin nominated Jeff and Michele for eviction. On Tuesday, Michele won the Power-of-Veto and chose to remove herself from the block. After vetoing one of his own nominations, Kevin was forced to select another Houseguest to put in his place and decided to put Jordan on the block.

During last night's live broadcast, Jeff, the 31-year-old advertising salesman from Norridge, IL, learned his fate and left the BIG BROTHER House. He will be the forth Houseguest to be sequestered in the jury house. After his eviction, he was interviewed by Julie Chen about his experience.

After last night's BIG BROTHER eviction, the Houseguests competed in the latest Head-of-Household competition called "Fact or Fiction." The Houseguests each stood on part of a round platform separated by panels with the floor divided into "Fact" and "Fiction" sections. The players were then asked questions and had to answer by stepping onto the corresponding section. When all three houseguests answered the same amount of questions correctly, the game moved into a tie-break scenario, which Natalie won, making her the new HOH.

As host Julie Chen announced during last night's show, BIG BROTHER will air a special LIVE eviction show next Tuesday, Sept. 8 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/delayed PT), on the CBS Television Network.

The Houseguests:

Braden Bacha, Santa Monica, Calif. - Evicted on Thursday, July 16

Casey Turner, St. Petersburg, Fla. - Evicted on Thursday, July 30

Chima Simone, West Hollywood, Calif. - Expelled on Tuesday, Aug. 18

Jeff Schroeder, Norridge, Ill.- Evicted on Thursday Sept. 3 (4th Jury Member)

Jessie Godderz, Tampa, Fla. - Evicted on Thursday, Aug. 13 (1st Jury Member)

Jordan Lloyd, Matthews, N.C.

Kevin Campbell, Chula Vista, Calif.

Laura Crosby, Atlanta, Ga. - Evicted on Thursday, July 23

Lydia Tavera, Torrance, Calif. - Evicted on Thursday, Aug. 20 (2nd Jury Member)

Michele Noonan, Pasadena, Calif. via Iselin, N.J.

Natalie Martinez, Gilbert, Ariz. via Chino, Calif.

Ronnie Talbott, Belpre, Ohio via Vienna, W.Va. - Evicted on Thursday, Aug. 6

Russell Kairouz, Walnut Creek, Calif. - Evicted on Thursday, Aug. 27 (3rd Jury Member)

The 11th season of BIG BROTHER is broadcast three nights weekly, Sundays (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT), Tuesdays (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) and the LIVE eviction show, hosted by Julie Chen, Thursdays (8:00-9:00 PM, live ET/delayed PT).

BIG BROTHER follows a group of people living together in a house outfitted with dozens of cameras and microphones recording their every move 24 hours a day. Each week the Houseguests will vote someone out of the house. At the end, the last remaining Houseguests will receive the grand prize of $500,000.

BIG BROTHER is executive produced by Emmy Award winner Allison Grodner, Rich Meehan and Emmy Award winner Scott Einziger, in association with Endemol U.S.A.

For more information on the 11th season of BIG BROTHER, the 13 Houseguests, and last night's episode of BIG BROTHER, log on to the official CBS Web site at: http://www.cbs.com/primetime/big_brother/ Official BIG BROTHER Twitter "BigBrotherScoop" (www.Twitter.com/BigBrotherScoop) and "BigBrotherHoH" (www.Twitter.com/BigBrotherHoH).

RATING: To Be Announced

  [september 2009]  


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