Since the start of Big Brother in there have been a total of civilian, ten Pantoeight teen, 12 Celebrity Hijack and 14 ultimate housemates; men and women. There have been 19 winners of Big Brother ; eleven men and eight women. The youngest winner is Cameron Colewho was 19 at the time of winning Big Brother 19and the oldest is Jason Burrillwho was 45 when he won Big Brother
Big Brother is on the look out for contestants for its new series so we thought we'd have a look back down memory lane. Famous for striking up a friendship with series 2 winner Brian Dowling, Narinder was one of those housemates that divided the opinion of the nation. Trimdon fireman Jonny came within a whisker of winning Big Brother 3 inwhen he finished second to winner Kate Lawler, beating Alex Sibley and the late Jade Goody to a place in the final two.
By Kimberley Dadds. And now former Big Brother winner Brian Belo has kept to his word after filing papers to seek an injunction to have it taken off air. The year-old has filed a lawsuit against ITV and producer Lime Pictures for allegedly stealing the idea for the show from his creation Totally Essex.
In 15 series of the reality show we have been given plenty of highs, lots of lows, and everything in between. In 15 series of Big Brother we've pretty much seen it all. From sex acts, nudity, showmances and everything in between, there have been too many memorable moments to count. Today year-old model Aaron Frew was kicked out of the house following an incident which saw him drunkenly flash fellow housemate, Joel.
Big Brotheralso known as Big Brother 2was the second series of the British reality television series Big Brother. The show followed eleven contestantsknown as housemates, who were isolated from the outside world for an extended period of time in a custom built House. Each week, one or more of the housemates were evicted by a public vote.
Flight attendant Brian Dowling romped home as the winner - and then bagged himself a job as a TV presenter, fronting six series of Big Brother himself. And who can forget Welsh wonder Helen's hilarious quote "I like blinking, I do" as well as her sweet romance with "Paul Clarke"? Then there was school-teacher Penny, who got in a whole heap of trouble with her employer after frolicking naked in the hot-tub and table dancer Amma's endless burping and farting.
Dowling, who entered the house inis set to beat off stiff competition from Chantelle HoughtonNikki Grahame and Nick Bateman in the live final. He deserves to be crowned the Ultimate Big Brother champ. But, despite leaving Channel 4, this may not quite be the end for the show as media tycoon Richard Desmond has his sights set on it for Five TV, which he now runs.
Big Brother might be at an end as the final series starts tonight - but it's had an amazing run over the 18 years. He entered the surveillance house a nobody and emerged a national villain after trying to influence the nominations. He even presented four Celebrity Big Brothers and two series of the main show before being replaced by current host Emma Willis.
Only a day after fellow jungle dweller Nicola McLean could be seen bathing in her bikini, Mr Paddick bared his bottom to viewers of the ITV reality show. The Glamour model yesterday spoke of her fears of getting pregnant after eating a crocodile testicle during one of the regular challenges. The pair were pitted against each other by a public vote at the start of the eight series of the ITV reality show.