Logo[ edit ] The official eye logo was released on 6 August and features a similar design to Big Brother 15 but with the iconic star in the centre of the eye. Teasers[ edit ] On 11 August , the first second teaser was released which features footage from past series of Celebrity Big Brother on Channel 5. However, the tenth series or eleventh series are not included. House[ edit ] The house was completely revamped ahead of the series and was given a "glamorous VIP makeover".
The control room below the diary room was removed as the 'Power Trip' theme from Big Brother 15 was dis-continued. Detailed parts of the Celebrity Big Brother eye were placed all around the main parts of the house including the kitchen, living area, dining area and bathroom.
In the bathroom the colour scheme had been changed to gold with the shower surrounded by a golden cover for the celebrities. In the garden the previous sunbed area had been moved over and was replaced by a seating area next to the pool.
Coloured lines were also spaced throughout the garden making it look less bland than what it did look like in the last series. The bedroom wallpaper was changed to an orange city skyline with a new fluffy carpet and one extra bed for Gary Busey. Audley Harrison[ edit ] Audley Harrison is a British professional boxer from Harlesden , London , who currently fights in the heavyweight division.
At the Sydney Olympics , he became the first British fighter to win an Olympic gold medal in the superheavyweight division, and had also won Gold at the Commonwealth Games. He was the runner-up of this series. Her other television credits include playing Karen Betts in Bad Girls , from to Her classic soap character in Emmerdale became popular on most television magazines , and gained her numerous awards including "Best Bitch" and "Best Exit".
She was also one of the highest paid soap actresses on ITV. On Day 14, she left the house to receive medical attention, and on Day 16, it was announced that she would not be returning. He participated in the Sky 1 revival television series Gladiators , where he played under the alias name "Tornado".
Dee Kelly[ edit ] Deirdre "Dee" Kelly , better known as White Dee, is a British reality television personality from Birmingham , who is known for appearing on the Channel 4 reality documentary series Benefits Street. She became the first housemate to enter the house on Day 1 and was set a secret mission by "Big Brother", in which she had to disguise and pretend to be a royal family member called "The Duchess of Solihull ", who was the 21st person in line to the British throne.
In addition to this, she had to convince the final three housemates, Frenchy, Leslie, and Gary all of whom live in the US , that she was royalty. She passed the task on Day 2. On Day 26, she finished fifth. Her twin sister, Keavy Lynch is also a member whilst her brother Shane is known as a member of boy band Boyzone.
On Day 26, she left in sixth place. Frenchy[ edit ] Angelique "Frenchy" Morgan is a French television personality, actress, dancer, and model, best known for her appearances in VH1 's reality shows such as Rock of Love 2 , Rock of Love: Charm School , and the second season of I Love Money. She is currently working as a host on a television channel, and a radio blog. On Day 5, She was sent to "The Celebrity Scrapheap" as one of the least entertaining housemates along with Gary, and therefore faced the first eviction.
She was saved on Day 7, and chose James to replace her. On Day 14, she was nominated. On Day 17 she became the third housemate to be evicted. He has also made a career in television by guest starring in popular shows like Entourage , Walker, Texas Ranger and Gunsmoke. On Day 5, He was sent to "The Celebrity Scrapheap" as the most boring housemate, meaning he automatically faced the first eviction.
With 24 total nominations, Gary is currently the celebrity housemate with the highest amount of nominations in CBB history, beating Jim Davidson 's 22 nominations. On Day 26, he was announced winner of the series. Gilbey appeared in the show since , alongside his mother Linda and step-father Pete, as they give opinions of the country's biggest television shows airing.
He left the house on Day 26 finishing in fourth place. James Jordan[ edit ] James Jordan is an English ballroom dancer and choreographer, who had competed as one of the male professional partners on Strictly Come Dancing , from to His dance partner and wife, Aleksandra "Ola" Jordan , was until one of the female professionals on the show.
The couple became the first married duo to compete against each other, since his and Ola's debut on fourth series of the show. He started his dance training at the age of 13, turning professional in On Day 26, he left the house in third place.
He later returned to compete in Celebrity Big Brother 19 as an "All star" housemate. During her time in politics, priorities included combating crime and reducing immigration however, she did create controversy over allegations of homophobia and racism. Maloney announced publicly that she was undergoing a sex change and would be known as "Kellie". On Day 5, she was sent to "The Celebrity Scrapheap", and automatically faced the first eviction.
On Day 19, Kellie became the fifth evictee, leaving in a double eviction with Stephanie. Maloney received the second fewest votes to save. Lauren Goodger[ edit ] Lauren Goodger is an English television personality, beautician, model, and singer, who previously starred in the ITV2 semi-reality programme The Only Way is Essex , from debuting in the first series to her departure in sixth series.
She dated fellow cast member Mark Wright from to , dumping him in the second series finale of the show. Since leaving, she has released her own tan line Lauren's Way and also published her autobiography Secrets of an Essex Girl. Leslie Jordan[ edit ] Leslie Jordan is an American actor and playwright, best known for his recurring role as Beverley Leslie on the hit U.
He received an Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor for his portrayal of the character on the show. Since then, he has managed to become an accomplished stage performer, and has acted in Broadway theater plays such as Sordid Lives, Found a Peanut, and Lucky Guy.
He also had a one-man show and continued to have guest appearances on various American TV shows. On Day 12, Leslie became the second housemate to be evicted. Ricci Guarnaccio[ edit ] Ricci Guarnaccio is an English reality television personality, who is known for being as a cast member on the MTV reality series Geordie Shore , from series 2 to series 5.
More recently, Ricci had taken part in the first series of Ex on the Beach , where he was face-to-face with Vicky once more. On Day 24, he became the sixth housemate to be evicted. Stephanie Pratt[ edit ] Stephanie Pratt is an American reality television star. She rose to prominence after being cast as a supporting cast member on the MTV reality series The Hills , and later being promoted to a main member of the cast.
She is the younger sister of Spencer Pratt and the sister-in-law of Heidi Montag , who competed as a couple on Celebrity Big Brother 11 in She has made several reality appearances on British television, including a starring role on Made in Chelsea. On Day 19, she became the fourth person to be evicted from the house. The other ten housemates were in on the hoax. For the final part of the task, she was asked to choose one of them to become Viscount of Solihull.
After this, Dee's real identity was revealed to the house and the housemates were told they'd passed the task. The other housemates had to identify which of the headlines was the truth, then the housemate in question had to explain themselves. Day 3 Tasks The housemates began their first shopping task; The Agents, where Leslie and Kellie were in charge of running a casting agency.
The agents were provided with various job vacancies that need filling, where two housemates competed to get the job. To pass the task the winning audition videos had to accumulate a certain amount of likes on the official Facebook page. It was then revealed that they'd failed task and will receive basic rations. He was granted immunity for the week and chose to banish Frenchy and Gary to the Celebrity Scrapheap. Big Brother then announced that all celebrities in the Scrapheap were automatically nominated for the first eviction.
After each performed their talents, Leslie had to decide which of the three had the least talent and would then be sent to the Scrapheap and would face the first eviction. Big Brother reminded Kellie that this behaviour could be offensive to the housemates and viewing public.
The nominated housemates; David, Frenchy, Gary and Kellie then had to guess who was more or less out of a choice of two housemates.
As Frenchy guessed the most correct answers she was saved from eviction, and chose James to take her place.
She then got the chance to nominate someone to take her place. Gary was informed beforehand that this is not the real task, and that he is set a secret mission to make the house think that he has a phobia of balloons.
As Gary failed to convince his housemates that he had a genuine fear of balloons, the housemates failed the task and received basic rations to live on. Nominations Audley, Frenchy, Gary, George, Leslie, Kellie and Stephanie received the most nominations therefore all face the second eviction.
James became the voice of Frenchy, Leslie became the voice of Stephanie and George became the voice of Gary. They had to answer questions asked by the remaining housemates. James and Audley had to endure being under a dome in the garden for as long as possible and had to face temptations from Big Brother including a phone call from home, whoever won the task won a luxury dinner for their team and immunity from the next nominations, however neither of them left the dome and they both were granted immunity and a luxury dinner.
Housemates had to get the number within fifty of the actual answer in order to pass the task, housemates completed this task successfully and therefore won a luxury shopping budget. Frenchy received the most nominations and she nominated Lauren.
She completed this task and won cleaning products. After the surveys were complete housemates had to read aloud what was said about them. The person that said this could own up and say why they said that or they could stay anonymous. The housemates were given therapies like couple therapy, conflict therapy, positivity therapy and emotional therapy.