For the first time ever, Big Brother invites you to meet the Hopeful Housemates all vying for a place in the last ever Big Brother house for Big Brother 11 on Channel 4.
In a spectacular twist to opening night, the shortlist of hopefuls desperate to get inside the illustrious house will ALL be present at Wednesday’s launch night, and only then will they learn if they have been chosen as a housemate from Davina herself.
Tonight we will be introducing you to all 90 (or so) hopefuls, this is the second group, if you see anyone you know drop us a line and tell us if you think they’d make a good housemate on Big Brother’s final series.
First Name: Tiffany
Hometown: Newtownards, Northern Ireland
Occupation: Bank Clerk
She has a phobia of having to drink water. Her father has bought her a house and BMW.
First Name: John
Hometown: Co Tipperary, Ireland
Occupation: Trainee Teacher
Auditioned with his twin (Patrick). He performs Irish songs with his twin in his spare time. He speaks fluent Irish and spent his summers living in a Gaelic community speaking the language. He’s Catholic and goes to mass nearly every week and sings in the choir. Hates being told that his twin’s hotter than him.
First Name: Patrick
Hometown: Co Tipperary, Ireland
Occupation: Student (BA Humanities, Irish Language, Geography, Bio-Science)
Applied with his twin brother Patrick, they are inseparable. Hates it when people say his twin’s funnier than him.
First Name: Kerry
Born in LA and has 4 different nationalities – American, Irish, Japanese and Hawaiian. She lived in a convent while at school to save on commuting. She’s also superstitious and would like to be reincarnated as the Molly Malone statue so people would want their picture taken with her.
First Name: Gillian
Occupation: Student (Fashion and Business)
Lives at home with family and loves it: “I want to stay here until I’m 30.” She’s a catholic girl with a sixth sense, who believes in angels and spirits – often finds white feathers belonging to angels. Would like to kiss a girl to see what it’s like.
First Name: Maggie
Hometown: Northern Ireland
Occupation: Insurance Rep
13 years ago she survived a bomb blast that blew her out of bed. Once went to Australia for a month’s holiday, and ended up staying for 5 years. She doesn’t agree that “Northern Ireland should be part of England.”
First Name: Sarah-Jane
Hometown: Renfrewshire, Paisley
Occupation: Travel Agent
Used to work as cabin crew. Believes in psychics and mediums.
First Name: Nav
Occupation: Customer Service Assistant
He lives with his Mum: “I’m very lazy when it comes to house chores. She’s my maid, my servant and cleaner!”
First Name: Gregor
This DJ/entertainer wants to reopen old bingo and cabaret halls and put on variety shows. He buys toys every week and owns 50 vintage Kermit the frogs. Has a bedroom filled with unopened toys. He says Big Brother wouldn’t change his life as he’s already a celeb where he’s from.
First Name: Emma
Occupation: Events Manager
Came 3rd in Miss Great Britain 2009. Used to play football in a ladies team. Says the weirdest job she’s ever had was working at Buffalo Joes where she ‘dressed up in chaps and a bikini every night and rode a mechanical bull – fun times’.