We now have the official cast list of Celebrity Big Brother 2018.

Here is the complete, confirmed, official cast of Celebrity Big Brother 2018, featuring all 13 contestants who entered the house on Thursday, August 16th.

Celebrity Big Brother 2018 - Presenters Rylan and Emma
Celebrity Big Brother 2018 – Presenters Rylan and Emma

Gabby Allen: Love Island Series Three

Gabby Allen has plenty to talk about following her break up with villa lover Marcel Somerville.

Marcel cheated on Gabby while they were on holiday, although we all are desperate to hear the juicy finer details.

With Love Island the only other reality TV show Gabby has appeared in, perhaps it’s only natural that she will be romantically involved with someone in the villa. Sorry, house.

Nick Lesson: Rogue Trader

Barings Bank collapsed in 1995 after suffering losses of £827 million resulting from poor speculative investments, primarily in futures contracts, conducted by its employee Nick Leeson!

ING, a Dutch bank, purchased Barings Bank in 1995 for the nominal sum of £1 and assumed all of Barings’ liabilities, forming the subsidiary ING Barings.

There was a week-long manhunt as Nick attempted to avoid jail time, although he was eventually caught, convicted and jailed for six years.

Natalie Nunn: U.S TV Personality

American reality television personality Natalie Nunn is best known for her role as a castmate on the fourth season of the Bad Girls Club in 2009.

Roxanne Pallett: Emmerdale Actress

Roxanne Pallett may be a familiar face for die-hard fans of Emmerdale, but to others, she is pretty unknown.

The 35-year-old actress was one of the most recognisable faces in the ITV soap, playing Jo Sugden from 2005-2008.


Hardeep Kohli Singh: TV Presenter

Hardeep was a regular correspondent on The One Show.

Sally Morgan: Psychiatric

Former TV presenter and on-tour psychic more commonly known as ‘Mystic Meg’.

Kristie Alley: U.S Actress

Walked through the house as celebrity housemate number one, and best known for starring in Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan in 1982.

Dan Osbourne: The Only Way is Essex

Former The Only Way is Essex (TOWIE) star who left the show in bitter circumstances after he was sacked in 2015 following two seasons following a leaked audio tape of him arguing with his girlfriend.

Ryan Thomas: Coronation Street

Ryan is a 34-year-old actor who left ITV’s Corrie in 2016 following sixteen years on the show. He’s now on Neighbours.

Chloe Ayling: British Glamour Model

Chloe is a British glamour model who was huge in the U.K press in 2017. She was kidnapped in Milan, Italy, after responding to a fake model advertisement and held captive for six days.

Jermaine Pennant: Ex-pro Footballer

The 35-year-old played for 14 clubs across a 20-year career, including stints in the English top flight. However, his career was always marred by off-field antics, such as drink-driving bans.


Ben Jardine: Contestant on Married at First Sight

Contestant on Channel 4 series Married at First Sight who subsequently broke up with his wife a week after they moved in together because he was rumoured to have cheated.

 Celebrity Big Brother Summer 2018 - Ben Jardine.
Celebrity Big Brother Summer 2018 – Ben Jardine.

Rodrigo Alves: Knows as the ‘Human Ken Doll’

Does exactly as it says on the tin.

Brazilian Rodrigo Alves has undergone around £500,000 worth of surgery to make himself look like Ken Doll.


When is the Celebrity Big Brother Start Date?

Channel 5 has officially confirmed that Celebrity Big Brother will launch on Thursday 16th August, at 9 pm, and will air every night from that date.