CELEBRITY Big Brother is getting ready to welcome a whole new batch of stars into its famous house for the second time in 2018.
But who are the confirmed housemates? And when will the series start? Here’s the lowdown…
Channel 5 Who will be heading into the ‘Eye of the Storm’ this summer?
When does Celebrity Big Brother return?
The summer series of Celebrity Big Brother was originally scheduled to return on August 17, but it’s been CHANGED to August 16, 2018 at 9pm!
Bosses pushed the start date back this year to avoid clashing with the hugely popular Love Island.
The regular Big Brother will start after CBB has finished.
Here’s a sneak peak at the 2018 Celebrity Big Brother house which is ready for the housemates to enter on 16 August
What is the official Celebrity Big Brother 2018 summer line-up?
Human Ken Doll Rodrigo Alves
Getty – Contributor Rodrigo Alves will be spending the rest of the summer on Celebrity Big Brother
The Sun exclusively revealed the Human Ken Doll Rodrigo Alves latest star to sign up for Celebrity Big Brother so that people “see the real him”.
The cosmetic surgery addict was given the nickname “The Human Ken Doll” after spending more than £508,000 on around 160 procedures.
Getty Images – Getty Ryan Thomas is set to appear on Celebrity Big Brother
The Sun exclusively revealed ex-Corrie star Ryan Thomas will be on Celebrity Big Brother in August, 2018.
He will follow in the footsteps of his brothers who both made the switch to reality TV, with Adam and Scott both appearing on I’m A Celebrity and Love Island respectively.
The 34-year-old, who played Jason Grimshaw, quit the ITV soap two years ago and was offered big money to go on CBB.
Instagram Gabby Allen will be appearing on the show and spilling the beans on her Marcel split
Gabby Allen starred in Love Island 2017 and is set to make Celebrity Big Brother her next reality show appearance.
In April 2018 she sensationally split from her boyfriend and fellow Love Island star Marcel Sommerville when she found out he’d cheated on her.
A source told The Sun Online: “She really thought he was the one and has been left heartbroken by what he did.”
“Doing something like Celebrity Big Brother was never on her radar, but after their break up she wanted to do something challenging to help push her out of her comfort zone.”
Rex Features Dan Osborne is a British reality star
New dad Dan Osborne has signed up for Celeb Big Brother to join Gabby after being forced to deny they had had an affair.
The Sun Online can exclusively reveal the former Towie star, 26, is going to lead the line-up along with the ex Love Islander.
The reality TV star, who also works as a tattoo artist, will find himself sharing the CBB house with a familiar face – Gabby, 25 – weeks after they were at the centre of affair allegations.
Dan, who recent welcomed his second child with wife Jacqueline, was accused of sleeping with the Love Island star by her ex Marcel Somerville.
Both Dan and Gabby, who spent time together at The Holistic Bootcamp in Marbella, have both strenuously denied the claims.
Rex Features The 67-year-old – famous for her roles in Star Trek and Cheers – will enter the house on August 16 when the next series starts
The Sun Online has revealed Hollywood star and Scientologist Kirstie Alley has signed up for Celebrity Big Brother.
The 67-year-old – famous for her roles in Star Trek and Cheers – will enter the house on August 17 when the next series starts.
A source told The Sun Online: “Kirstie is the biggest name to sign on the dotted line so far for this year’s show.
“She’s a Hollywood legend and has plenty of juicy stories to tell.
With the theme of retribution and stars talking about their own publicity storms – Kirstie couldn’t be better suited.”
Getty – Contributor Donald Trump’s alleged porn star lover Stormy Daniels is rumoured to have been offered £750k to enter the BB house
Show bosses secured a coup by securing the world’s most searched for porn star Stormy Daniels for the series, The Sun revealed.
The adult film worker, real name Stephanie Clifford, claims to have slept with married US president Donald Trump in 2006 after spanking him with a magazine that had his face on the cover.
Earlier The Sun had revealed how Stormy, 39, was in talks to appear on the hit Channel 5 show.
And insiders tell us she’s now signed up to appear on the series, with insiders saying she won’t hold back from talking about the scandal.
Nick Obank – The Sun Married At First Sight’s Ben Jardine is the latest star to sign up for CBB
The Sun revealed that Married At First Sight Ben Jardine had signed up to CBB.
The change of scene will be a welcome break for the millionaire property tycoon, as he and his wife Stephanie began divorce proceedings.
A source told The Sun Online: “Ben has had a year from hell so is thrilled to be going on Celebrity Big Brother.
“It means he can finally put the past behind him and move on.”
Social Media Refer to Source Will Chloe Ayling move on from her kidnap with a £75,000 Celebrity Big Brother deal?
Chloe Ayling was kidnapped, drugged, and stuffed in a bag but The Sun exclusively revealed the former model is planning on using her newfound fame to her advantage by signing up for CBB.
A TV source told The Sun: “Chloe has previously said that she wouldn’t do reality TV, but she is in talks to do the next series of Celebrity Big Brother.
“The premise of the series is retribution and people who have been wronged, so she definitely fits the bill from that perspective.
“On top of that, she is obviously incredibly glamorous, so producers are really keen to get her on board.
Instagram Natalie is best-known for her appearances on Bad Girls Club in the US.
Natalie Nunn was announced as a Celebrity Big Brother housemate less than a week before it was due to air.
The 33-year-old was booted off the fourth series of Bad Girls Club after a violent scrap with cast members but was so popular she brought back for two more seasons.
The American reality TV personality has been married to football player Jacob Payne since getting hitched on TV in 2012.
They share a daughter, Journey Ruth Payne, after Natalie suffered a miscarriage three years ago.
Her latest television appearances include Marriage Boot Camp, Where Are They Now? and Mother/Daughter Experiment.
Getty – Contributor Roxanne Pallett is reportedly being paid £75,000 for going on the show
The ex-Emmerdale star, 35 is heading into the Celebrity Big Brother house after signing a £75,000 contract.
She was in a car crash in July and is believed to be the latest celebrity to sign up to the reality show.
Roxanne is best known for playing Jo Stiles in Emmerdale, but she has a successful career on stage as well as on screen.
The actress has also appeared on Waterloo Road, playing 17-year-old pupil Shelby Dixon and was on season 4 of Dancing On Ice.
Rex Features Sally Morgan has signed up to Celebrity Big Brother
Telly psychic Sally Morgan will be on the new series of Celebrity Big Brother.
The Sun Online exclusively revealed back in July 2018 that the professional medium, known to fans as Psychic Sally, will be among the line-up this year.
Sally claims to have had her first psychic experience at just nine months old.
TV’s best-loved psychic also insists she saw her first ghost when she was four.
Rex Features Jermaine Pennat went into hiding ahead of his appearance in CBB
Former footballer Jermaine is the final celebrity to be revealed for this year’s CBB.
The Sun revealed how Jermaine had gone into hiding EARLY ahead of Celebrity Big Brother because old football mates have been hounding him as they are convinced he’ll blow their secrets on the show.
It comes after the former Liverpool and Arsenal midfielder has lifted the lid on what really went on off the pitch in his bombshell best-seller new book.
Getty – Contributor Rylan Clark-Neale and Emma Willis will be back hosting the show