Every year television bosses promise a group of the most outrageous Big Brother housemates yet, and this time Channel 5 weren’t exaggerating. This year’s contestants not only range from an ex-gang member and a teacher-turned-porn star but chat room former cult member’re also promising to get up to some outrageous antics in the house. This teacher turned porn star was suspended from his last teaching job in 2010 when it was revealed that he was a stripper.
He lives with his 18-year-old foster son whom he says has given his life worth. He says he would hate to find himself in a house with very loud or very laddish people with ‘lots to prove but nothing to say. ADAM KELLY, 27 This former gang member was born in Burton-on-Trent but raised on the streets of LA where he became part of the infamous LA Crips gang. The best experience of his life so far has been getting clean and sober and he has worked hard to turn his life around. He’s most looking forward to the tasks, saying: ‘I will be a leader.
SHIEVONNE ROBINSON, 28 This ex-Playboy Bunny from Lewisham says she’s a ‘professional arguer. She’s currently the assistant manager in a nail varnish outlet but worked at the Playboy Casino in Mayfair as a hostess and met Hugh Hefner twice. Her party trick is to smoke a cigarette with her boobs and she down ten tequila shots in 30 seconds. LAUREN CARRE , 20 This Criminology and Sociology student grew up on a farm in Jersey but is currently a Black Belt and holds three world championship titles.
Her favourite party trick is tumbling or jumping into the splits at which ‘people are always amazed. She claims to be a total ‘lightweight,’ is always the dumper in relationships and is newly single. He confesses that once he’s had a couple of drinks he always takes his top off in clubs to show off his abs. He’s Currently single but not looking for anything new.
SARA MCLEAN, 22 This Scottish student is also a model who won Miss Edinburgh in 2010 and finished second in Miss Scotland 2011. A wild, fun outrageous flirt Sara freely admits that she is very argumentative with a short temper. She is also a supporter of the Conservative party and a staunch Margaret Thatcher fan, and has been single for a year. DEANA UPPAL , 23 This ambitious brunette is currently Miss India UK and says that the greatest love of her life is money. By the age of 18, she had earned enough money to purchase her own house and says she finds boys easier to get on with than girls because they are jealous of her looks.
She has no idea how to wash up, iron and can’t cook. CONOR MCINTYRE, 24 This personal trainer and massage therapist from Northern Ireland admits the most important person in his life is him, saying ‘I love myself! At 16 he won a place at the David Beckham Football Academy in London where he spent four days playing football with Beckham,. Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard. He has an obsession with the British upper classes and is a member of shooting and countryside societies at university. His most recent job was as an Avon Cosmetics Representative, and he has never been in a long-term relationship.
LYDIA LOUISA, 25 This professional dancer is engaged to reality star Andy Scott-Lee. As a child she attended three-hour dance classes, six days a week and professionally she has danced with Kylie Minogue and Kanye West, amongst others. Lydia is allergic to alcohol and says she find it hard to walk away from confrontation. VICTORIA EISERMANN, 41 This plus size model and animal rights campaigner is a former glamour model, who has appeared in countless publications. Her biggest challenge in the house will be cleanliness, as she says she’s ‘very very tidy, so can’t stand it when people are not,’ and she wants to win the show simply for the money.