big brother 13 cast 'Big Brother 14' premiere date and more CBS summer programmingGet ready, hamster fans! “Big Brother” is coming back to your TV screens and live feed streams on Thursday, July 12 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on CBS. The show will then be broadcast thrice-weekly – Sunday nights at 8 p.m. ET/PT, Wednesday nights at 8 p.m. ET/PT and Thursday nights for the live eviction show at 9 p.m.

There is no word yet on what this year’s theme or twist might be. But to tide you over until the hamsters are in their cage, “Dogs in the City” is premiering Wednesday, May 30 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. This new reality show stars NYC dog guru Justin Silver as a sort of doggie therapist, solving issues between canines and their owners.

Finally, “3,” a new reality dating series, premieres Sunday, July 22 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. “3” features three women of different ages, life experiences and backgrounds meeting up with the common goal of finding true love.

Are you chomping at the bit for summer TV programming to be here? It is a lot of mindless fun.

Posted by:Andrea Reiher

TV critic by way of law school, Andrea Reiher enjoys everything from highbrow drama to clever comedy to the best reality TV has to offer. Her TV heroes include CJ Cregg, Spencer Hastings, Diane Lockhart, Juliet O'Hara and Buffy Summers. TV words to live by: "I'm a slayer, ask me how."