CBS addresses inappropriate behavior on ‘Big Brother’,’ promises ‘future consequences’

The CBS has vowed further action if participants of the reality program “Big Brother” continue to engage in the “inappropriate behavior and offensive comments.”

CBS vowed Wednesday to take action if participants of the reality program “Big Brother” continue to engage in the “inappropriate behavior and offensive comments.”

The network gave a statement after a protest after two candidates on the show of the 20th season appeared to make racially offensive comments on the 24-hour live cam, Us Weekly reported. The members of the cast, Angela Rummans, 26, and Rachel Swindler, 29, compared their skin after sunbathing to their black roommate Bayleigh Dayton.


“My stomach is as dark as the Bay,” Crook said Rummans in reference to Dayton. “I can’t be in the sun for two days in a row. … I will change ethnicities. I already have.”

“I’m looking ghetto here with the skin coloration,” Rummans said.

Another cast member, JC Mounduix, 28, was also criticized after the live cam appeared to him to address try to use an ice cream scooper on multiple house-mates’ genitals, The Wrap reported.

He reportedly was also seen touching a female cast member of the groin. Viewers called for CBS to start Mounduix of the show, The Wrap reported.


“Big Brother is a reality show about watching a group of people who have no privacy 24/7 — and capturing every moment unfiltered, and a call in their life. At times, the houseguests reveal prejudices and behaviour that we do not condone,” CBS said in a statement. “The producers have dealt with two such incidents that recently seen on the 24/7 online feed. In both cases, those involved have been warned about their behaviour and insulting comments, as well as the future consequences. These events will not be part of a future ‘Big Brother’ aired on CBS.”

This is not the first time that the contestants on “Big Brother” under control for inappropriate behavior.

In the second season, Justin Sebik was removed from the program after he and a knife, among a cast member’s throat and warned that he would kill her.

Kathleen Joyce is a breaking/trending news producer for You can follow her via @Kathleen_Joyce8 on Twitter.

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