BBNaija 2020: Meet the man behind the famous big brother voice (video) View our online Press Pack. He's also starred in adverts and had a few minor film roles. However, Marcus now lives in Canterbury in Kent. He used his famous Geordie accent starring in adaptations of Catherine Cookson novels, set in Newcastle and County Durham. Big Brother 2020: Viewers slam new voice. “If you win the challenge, you are safe from eviction, but you choose the three people who go up. Big Brother had a new voice this year, but there's a good chance it wasn't the first time viewers had heard it on television. Marcus Bentley is the voice you hear when you read the words, "Day 13 in the Big Brother house..." He's one of the most famous voices in British television. Tonight's eviction challenge is coming down to the wire, with Laura and Talia battling it out to win. US election celebrity liveblog: Kanye West cancels TV appear... Katie Price begs fans to help 180kg son Harvey. Marcus has narrated all 17 series of Big Brother since 2000, even following the show to Channel 5 after it was axed from Channel 4. Download Vanguard News App. Comments are subject to our community guidelines, which can be viewed, Marcus' Geordie accent is one of the most recognisable in the UK, Celebrity Big Brother's voiceover man Marcus Bentley pokes fun at Ginuwine, this year's Celebrity Big Brother housemates, Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. For other inquiries, Contact Us. Who is Marcus Bentley? Don't have an account? 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Whenever I enquired at Seven as to his identity it was always flatly rejected. Channel 7 has released footage of a futuristic and colourful brand new Big Brother house, while simultaneously debuting “Big Brother’s” voice. Some even said it was enough for them to switch off completely. July 31st, 2020 By David Knox 16 comments Filed under: News, Spoiler alert? All times AEDT (GMT +11). He was brought up in Stockton-On-Tees in County Durham, after being born in Middlesborough. Big Brother 2020’s long awaited first episode is finally underway, but fans are already unimpressed. He's narrated every season of the show since its creation and his voice is one of the most-well known in showbiz. Others found the voice “terrifying”, saying it had “serial killer vibes”: The #BBAU voice is terrifying, feels like a horror movie , Is anyone else freaked out by the futuristic sex robot voice of Big Brother 2.0? The winner of Big Brother Australia 2020 will get a whopping $250,000 payday for outlasting their competitors. Election results sourced from DW; based on Associated Press data. To inquire about a licence to reproduce material, visit our Syndication site. To see all content on The Sun, please use the Site Map. If the voice of Big Brother is anything to go by this is gonna be terrible! To join the conversation, please Log in. “Of the three people who go up, only one goes home, which means the other two people now know that you nominated them and they’re going to come for you. Just a few minutes in to Big Brother 2020, viewers have ripped into one of the show’s major changes — labelling it “terrible” and “boring”. 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After watching past episodes this week to hype myself up for Monday, I'm really looking forward to the new Big Brother voice style.   Big Brother Australia continues tomorrow night from 7.30 on Channel 7. And it appears many viewers are not impressed with the show's new voice … “There’s a certain degree of paranoia that goes on in the house,” she added. His voice had a lot more authority and menace lol #BBAU https://t.co/tvnwPgK99J. A NOTE ABOUT RELEVANT ADVERTISING: We collect information about the content (including ads) you use across this site and use it to make both advertising and content more relevant to you on our network and other sites. He did voiceover for Big Brother Countdown and Ultimate Big Brother, as well as narrating a documentary about Celebrity Big Brother's Chantelle Houghton. BIG Brother simply wouldn't be the same without the voiceover of Marcus Bentley. Big Brother Australia returned to screens on Monday night after a five-year hiatus. Here's what we know about Marcus... Marcus Bentley is the voice you hear when you read the words, "Day 13 in the Big Brother house...". #BBAU, I’m so excited that big brother is finally back but I’m hating the new big brother voice it’s sounds like a robotic serial killer #BBAU. Taking to Twitter in the early minutes of the premiere, viewers were quick to point out that the new Big Brother’s voice is “nowhere near” as intimidating as Big Brother from six years ago, complaining that it lacks “authority”. Technical Feedback: whatsapp 08023469027 As well as narrating Big Brother and Celebrity Big Brother since their inception in the UK, Marcus has also narrated some BB spin-off shows. He's also narrated every series of BB's celebrity cousin and is narrated the antics of this year's Celebrity Big Brother housemates every evening. Picture: Channel 7Source:Channel 7. "The Sun", "Sun", "Sun Online" are registered trademarks or trade names of News Group Newspapers Limited. Our journalists strive for accuracy but on occasion we make mistakes. Just a few minutes in to Big Brother 2020, viewers have ripped into one of the show’s major changes — labelling it “terrible” and “boring”. Join the conversation, you are commenting as, news.com.au — Australia’s leading news site. 679215 Registered office: 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF.