The wait is over as Global announces the 11 houseguests joining Big Brother: Celebrity Edition, premiering Wednesday, February 7 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. As previously announced, the first celebrity edition of reality hit Big Brother includes 13 episodes airing throughout two-and-a-half weeks, and features the series’ signature Head of Household, Power of Veto, and dramatic live evictions.
Big Brother: Celebrity Edition broadcast schedule on Global is as follows:
- Wednesday, February 7 at 8 p.m. (premiere)
- Thursday, February 8 at 8 p.m.
- Friday, February 9 at 8 p.m. (two-hour live eviction episode)
- Sunday, February 11 at 8 p.m.
- Monday, February 12 at 8 p.m.
- Wednesday, February 14 at 8 p.m.
- Friday, February 16 at 8 p.m. (two-hour episode)
- Sunday, February 18 at 8 p.m.
- Monday, February 19 at 8 p.m.
- Wednesday, February 21 at 8 p.m.
- Friday, February 23 at 8 p.m. (two-hour episode)
- Saturday, February 24 at 8 p.m.
- Sunday, February 25 at 8 p.m. ET/PT (two-hour finale)
Check out below for the big and bold celebrity roster entering the Big Brother house:
|Shannon Elizabeth (44)
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Current city: Cape Town, South Africa
Occupation/known for: Actress - known for her role as Nadia in American Pie
|Brandi Lynn Glanville (45)
Hometown: Sacramento, California
Current city: Los Angeles
Occupation/known for: Television personality, as seen on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills and Celebrity Apprentice
|Ariadna Gutiérrez (24)
Hometown: Born in Sincelejo, Colombia but raised in Barranquilla, Colombia
Current city: Miami, Florida
Occupation/known for: Model and Miss Universe 2015 contestant who was mistakenly announced as the winner by Steve Harvey
|Chuck Liddell (48)
Hometown: Santa Barbara, California
Current city: Calabasas, California
Occupation/known for: UFC legend with previous appearances on Celebrity Apprentice and Dancing with the Stars
|James Maslow (27)
Hometown: San Diego, California
Current city: Venice, California
Occupation/known for: Actor/musician from the television series Big Time Rush
|Mark McGrath (49)
Hometown: Newport Beach, California
Current city: Studio City, California
Occupation/known for: Rock star and lead singer of Sugar Ray
|Keshia Knight Pulliam (38)
Hometown: New Jersey
Current city: Atlanta, Georgia
Occupation/known for: Actress known for her role as Rudy Huxtable (The Cosby Show) and appeared on Celebrity Apprentice
|Marissa Jaret Winokur (44)
Hometown: Bedford, New York
Current city: Toluca Lake, California
Occupation/known for: Broadway actress known for her role on Hairspray
|Metta World Peace (38)
Hometown: Queens, New York
Current city: Los Angeles, California
Occupation/known for: NBA champion who won the NBA Defensive Player of the Year honours as well as an NBA title
|Omarosa Manigault (43)
Hometown: Youngstown, Ohio
Current city: Jacksonville, Florida
Occupation/known for: Television personality - three-time Apprentice contestant and former director of communications for the White House Office of Public Liaison.
|Ross Mathews (38)
Hometown: Mt. Vernon, Washington
Current city: Los Angeles/Palm Springs
Occupation/known for: TV host and judge on RuPaul's Drag Race
Big Brother: Celebrity Edition is the first celebrity edition of reality hit Big Brother. It follows a group of celebrities living together in a house outfitted with 94 HD cameras and 113 microphones, recording their every move 24 hours a day. Each week, one or more celebrity houseguests will be voted out of the house, with the last remaining houseguest receiving the grand prize of $250,000.