Big Brother 2017 contestants: Meet this year's housemates here

Big Brother 2017 cast: Meet the BBUK housemates line up


Here's full list of Big Brother 2017 contestants as things stand after two weeks: Meet the housemates here!

A total of 16 housemates started the new series, including a variety of pairs that range from siblings to and employer an her employee!

Meet the Big Brother 2017 housemates right now below...

Tom Barber

21-year-old nightclub owner from Swansea.

Tom isn’t afraid to splash the cash and lives a shamelessly flash lifestyle, he spends all his money on showing off in night clubs. He his own night club because his Grandad gave it to him. He regularly DJ’s at his club and sees himself as a entrepreneur.

His family own a house in Marbella, were he goes there regularly throughout the year, as well to Ibiza where he lives up to his party boy reputation.


Lotan Carter

28-year-old member of stripper group the Dreamboys.

Lotan’s uncle is Louie Spence and at the age of 20 he appeared alongside him on ‘Pineapple Dance Studios’. He wants to see how he reacts in a controlled environment and admits he’s ‘never not had attention from women’

Lotan is against political parties because he believes they’re all the same. The first time people meet Lotan they think he is arrogant because of the way he looks, but after they meet him they start thinking he is ‘cheeky and charming’.


Kayleigh Morris (EJECTED)

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28-year-old star of MTV's Ex On The Beach

She moved to London and got a job without anyone’s financial support. Kayleigh struggles holding in her emotions ‘I don’t think before I say it’

Kayleigh thinks that she would be a fun addition to the house and has appeared on the TV show Ex On The Beach. Kayleigh was EJECTED from the show on Day 12 after a major bust up with Chanelle.


Imran Javeed and Sukhvinder Javeed (EVICTED / WALKED)

Picture shows: Imran and Sukhvinder
39-year-old and 38-year-old couple

Husband and wife duo. Imran (on the left) was raised in a strict Muslim family, he met his Sukhvinder wife at school when they were eight years old.

Growing up, their relationship was frowned upon and they had to sneak out at night to meet. Raised in a strict Sikh family, Sukhvinder (on the right) married her Muslim husband at 17 in an Islamic ceremony.

Imran was evicted on Day 12 and Sukhvinder walked out with him, seeing both leave the house together.


Deborah Agboola and Hannah Agboola

Picture shows: From L to R Hannah and Deborah
25-year-old and 23-year-old sisters

Deborah (on the right) is driven and ambitious which she says is down to her mother’s mantra ‘If you want the sweetest banana you have to climb the highest tree’. Deborah’s sister Hannah is also a housemate, and Deborah confesses she always gets involved in her sister’s ‘battles’.

Deborah prides herself on being a strong-willed woman who isn’t afraid to speak her mind and will not be disrespected by anyone.

Hannah (on the left) is the current reigning Miss Nigeria UK 2016 who wants to ‘inspire the youth of today's UK-born- Nigerians to embrace their culture’. Her best personality trait is her 'confidence and bravery' and no matter what comes her way she ‘doesn't shy away or back down from a challenge’


Chanelle McCleary

24-year-old model from Manchester.

Chanelle McCleary, who has spent over £15,000 on cosmetic surgery, is known for her very distinctive laugh.

Chanelle calls herself an ‘It’ girl and has featured in Ex On The Beach Once someone annoys her she can’t help but blow her lid, she says ‘I’m like a whirlwind of emotions’

She says: “I want to let down my weave and cause some mayhem!”


Arthur Fulford (WALKED)

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24-year-old Courier from Devon

Arthur is heir to his family’s 3,000 acre Great Fulford Estate. He and his family have featured in two reality shows ‘The F**king Fulfords’ and ‘Life Is Toff’

Arthur believes that the only way that you can truly learn in life is by making mistakes. He is a ‘secret bookworm’ and loves learning about ancient classical civilisations

He says going Big Brother is "An opportunity to have a really good time and an exciting experience!" Arthur left the show on Day 6.


Ellie Young

23-year-old Till Operator at a trampoline park in Yorkshire.

Ellie says she is ‘so Yorkshire’ and is proud to represent her home county.

A self-confessed party girl who was featured on the TV series Ibiza Weekender and has done four seasons as a holiday rep

Ellie admits she is a hopeless romantic looking for her Mr Right – but she always gets her heart broken. Ellie says her best personality trait is her sense of humour and that fact she doesn't mind ‘making a fool out of myself and laughing about it’


Mandy Longworth (EVICTED) and Charlotte Keys

51-year-old and 24-year-old mum and daughter.

Mandy (on the right) claims to have an ‘inseparable’ mother/daughter relationship with her daughter Charlotte. She wants to find love in the house ‘someone of a similar age, a bit of money and a man that hasn’t dated a lot of young women’. Mandy was evicted on Day 5.

Charlotte (on the left) claims to have had the same boy hit on her and her mum Mandy. Charlotte has dumped all her previous boyfriends. She is a girl that knows exactly what she wants. If the relationship isn’t working she won’t hesitate to end it.

Charlotte’s friends describe her as the ‘Ice Queen’ because she never cries and she is usually cold to people when she first meets them. Charlotte has a lot of strong opinions and says ‘she will be the most argumentative housemate in there’.


Raphael Korine

22-year-old Psychology student at Exeter University

Raphael speaks five languages and enjoys playing pranks on people and admits he talks about people behind their backs.

He doesn’t have any guilty pleasures because he doesn’t feel guilty for anything. When it comes to commitment in relationships, he confesses to having cheated on every partner he’s ever had.

He’s hoping to be able to “pull the strings” in the house and create the drama rather than be involved directly.


Rebecca Jane and Kieran Lee

Employer and employee duo.

32-year-old Rebecca Jane is the owner of a detective agency. She investigates cheating partners by using attractive people as bait, known as honey-trapping.

Rebecca employs fellow housemate Kieran as a honey-trapper at her detective agency. Rebecca believes she can win Big Brother and has a strategy to divide the house with Kieran.

Alpha-male Kieran says he can’t be controlled and is super competitive. Kieran has featured on Ex On The Beach and believes his fellow female housemates will be ‘fighting over him’.


Joe Quaranta

55-year-old nightclub owner from London.

Joe Quaranta, who left school at the age of 14, says he loves the party lifestyle.

Joe is from Italian heritage and grew up with a big family in South London and enjoys living a glamorous lifestyle, travelling all over the world enjoying the finer things in life.

He says: “I want to do Big Brother to show that the oldies can do well too - bring it on!”


Big Brother 2017 airs nightly on Channel 5.

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