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US reality star and model Courtney Stodden, 19, is married to Green Mile actor Doug Hutchison, 53. She has been a vegetarian for the last two years.Channel 5
Best known as The Only Way Is Essex Lothario, Mario Falcone admitted to sleeping with 23 girls during a two-week holiday in Crete.Channel 5
Football manager Ron Atkinson will most certainly keep his housemates entertained with phrases known as "Big-Ronisms" or "Ronglish".Channel 5
Charlotte Crosby, 23 found fame on British reality show Geordie Shore. If the housemates are lucky they might get to see her favourite party trick, which is balancing super noodles on each nipple.Channel 5
English dance expert, choreographer and television personality Louie Spence is best known as the artistic director at the Pineapple. His moves should come in handy for any dance related tasks.Channel 5
Abz Love aka Richard Breen is best known as a member of boyband 5ive, who have sold almost 20 million records.Channel 5
Former soap star Bruce Jones is best known for playing Les Battersby in Coronation Street. The 60-year-old father-of four has been working as a mechanic at a garage in North Wales for £120 a week.Channel 5
Vicky Entwistle is famous for playing the role of "loudmouth" factory worker Janice Battersby in Coronation Street for 13 years.Will she be bringing her own drama to the Big Brother House?Channel 5
Carol McGiffin is best known as the longest-serving panellist on Loose Women to date. Will her strong opinions cause comflict in the house?Channel 5
English model and television personality Sophie Anderton rose to fame after appearing in an advertising campaign for underwear brand Gossard. The reality show favourite has previously appeared on Celebrity Love Island, I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here, Hole in the Wall and Winter Wipeout.Channel 5
Dustin Diamond is an American actor best known for his role as Samuel "Screech" Powers in Saved by the Bell. He claims that he has slept with over 2000 women. Could Danielle or Charlotte be on his radar?Channel 5
Best known as a celebrity Botox doctor and clinical director of DermaFace Clinic, Danielle Marr famously described her Dublin Wives co-stars as "talentless" and a "supporting cast". Will she take centre stage on CBB?Channel 5
Transgender British TV star Lauren Harries was born James Charles Harries and found fame on Terry Wogan's UK chat show, Wogan at 10. She is a Buddhist and a vegetarian and can also read people's auras. Will she be able to sense who will come out on top?Channel 5
Celebrity Big Brother has officially returned to Channel 5 for another unpredictable series guaranteed to be filled with lots of drama, tantrums and the inevitable ejections.
Among the new line-up of celebrity hopefuls to enter the Big Brother house was Pineapple Studios dancer Louie Spence, Loose Woman host Carol McGiffin and US reality star Courtney Stodden, famous for marrying 53-year-old actor Doug Hutchison when she was 16.
Following appearances on Celebrity Love Island, I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here, Hole in the Wall and Winter Wipeout, its seems that Sophie Anderton is after another fix of reality TV.
The English model is known for her tantrums and may not cope well with the tricks the producers have up their sleeves.
She was joined by Abz Love from 90s boyband 5ive, Geordie Shore's Charlotte Crosby, US actor Dustin Diamond and Lauren Harries, a child prodigy who later had a sex-change.
Also appearing is Botox doctor Danielle Marr, Mario Falcone from TOWIE, Les Battersby actor Bruce Jones and Vicky Entwistle, who played his screen wife Janice in Coronation Street.
Former football manager Ron Atkinson rounds up the list of contestants entering the house.
Presenter Emma Willis has replaced Brian Dowling as host of the show, now in its third year on Channel 5 after being dropped by Channel 4.
While you decide who you will be backing this time around, let's meet the contestants...