They said it would be a supersized season, and they meant it.
This year, Big Brother Canada will last 12 weeks in total, making it 2 weeks longer than it has been in previous years.
Global also unveiled a new launch night twist that will give the public the chance to save one houseguest from the first eviction.
Between now and Saturday 29th February, viewers can vote for which houseguest they would like to save. The housguest with the most votes will be safe from the first eviction. You can vote as many times as you like to save your fave, via the offical BBCAN website; bigbrothercanada.ca.
Viewers can catch a further glimpse of the upcoming season, by tuning in to a speical Big Brother Canada Supersized Season 8 ET Canada preview which airs on Sunday 1st March at 8pm ET/PT on Global.
Then, tune in to the first part of the epic 2 night season premiere on Wednesday 4th March at 7pm ET/PT.
As always, stick with Big Blagger for all the latest BBCAN news!