Lock up your TVs and send your kids away from Britain! Britain’s infamous celebrity shaming programme is back this week. For the next 12 weeks, 12 flagging celebrities will be cooped up together away from the outside world to cohabit in one big house and the nation gears up once again to witness our beloved.. or behated stars bare their true colours on our screens – warts and all!
Following weeks of speculation regarding this year’s line up of celebrity housemates – the list of expected contestants in this year’s edition slated to be a UK versus UK series has now been revealed by Channel 5
Girl band Atomic Kitten’s Natasha Hamilton will be following in the footsteps of her former bandmate Kerry Katona as she goes for a stint in the showbiz mansion.
Meanwhile, Comedian, TV star and impressionist Bobby Davro is already being placed as an early favourite to WIN the show.
The man dubbed the most attractive Apprentice contestant ever, James Hill is also billed to enter the house.
A source told The Sun: “James might not have won The Apprentice but he was the biggest character.
“He is cocky, mouthy, won’t ever take no for an answer and he has an eye for the ladies.”
X Factor contestants – and possibly the weirdest couple to ever come out of the show – Stevi Ritchie and Chloe Jasmine are even said to be entering the house ,together
Supermodel Janice Dickinson is also heavily rumoured to be bringing her own brand of brilliance to the Channel 5 house, ensuring that fireworks will fly.
Porn star Jenna Jameson who is also dating actor Charlie Sheen, and Teen Mom star Farrah Abraham have both been linked to the show, ensuring that even if one of them goes in, the X-rated moments will continue.
Daniel Baldwin is also expected to enter the house as he follows in brother Stephen’s foosteps.
His sibling appeared in 2010, but the actor will be hoping to avoid the same level of controversy.
Former kids TV presenter Gail Porter. is amongst the names set for the new series, following a difficult few years.
However, she looks to be back on track after suffering complete hair loss and battling with mental health issues
US reality TV star Austin Armacost is also in line, according to The Sun.
He is arguably best-known for dating fashion designer Mark Jacobs.
Benidorm’s Sherrie Hewson, and her new face, are expected to step into the house.
She would follow in the footsteps of fellow Loose Women stars Denise Welch, Carole McGiffin and Nadia Sawalha.
Rapper Fatman Scoop could appear on the new series – 12 years after his hit Be Faithful topped the UK charts.
Former The Bill actor Chris Ellison. rounds off the expected housemates, after moving into a career as a voiceover star.
Celebrity Big Brother will launch tonight at 9pm on Channel 5