Big Brother 10 includes a bunch of people so diverse the producers have all but guaranteed a volatile series of the Channel 4 show.

They include glamour models, a bisexual, a lesbian, a Goth window fitter, a posh Oxford graduate and an Anglo-Pakistani who admits she looks ‘like a prostitute’. Find out more about them here…


Age: 25
Occupation: Retail Manager

Noirin is a self assured, straight talking Dubliner who admits she has a competitive streak.

Age: 28
From: London
Occupation: Study Support Assistant

Originally from Pakistan, Beinazir’s family were forced to seek asylum in the UK when she was one.

Age: 20
From: Cheshire

Sophie is a glamour model who would describe herself as one of the lads.

Age: 35
From: South London
Occupation: Professional Boxer/Artist

Originally from Russia, Angel is an ex-rock star who moved to England 12 years ago.

Age: 41
From: Birmingham
Occupation: Unemployed

Lisa admits to being a geeky and quiet teenager who came out to one of her teacher’s after being teased about being a lesbian.

Age: 26
From: London
Occupation: Private Banking Assistant

Sophia, 4ft 11in, has suffered from Lupus since she was very young and thinks that this has given her a positive attitude and describes herself as fun, fierce and feisty.

Age: 21
From: Fife
Occupation: Unemployed

This FHM High Street honey works as a part-time glamour model and believes that her job defines her 100% as she loves to show off.

Age: 27
From: Nottingham
Occupation: Beauty Consultant

A mother of two, Saffia hates those who try to stereotype her as a single mum and strives to be just the opposite.


Age: 23
From: Brazil
Occupation: Student

Rodrigo is half Italian, half Brazilian and came to the UK to study and to search for a better life.

Age: 23
From: Market Drayton
Occupation: Entrepreneur

Oxford University graduate Freddie describes himself as a polymath: a free spirit for whom 2009 is about blossoming.

Age: 22
From: Newcastle
Occupation: Customer Service Advisor

Charlie is a former Mr Gay UK contestant who won the Newcastle heat back in 2007.

Age: 24
From: Shrewsbury
Occupation: Visual Merchandiser

Kris says he dropped out of university after the girls stopped doing his work for him.

Age: 23
Occupation: Events organiser

Siavash grew up in Iran but moved to the UK when he was a child. He lives with his mum, but mostly stays with friends. He has never paid a rent bill in his life.

Age: 25
From: India
Occupation: Student Union Elected President

Sree grew up in India, and left the country for the first time when he came to England to study for a Masters in Business.

Age: 18
From: Florida
Occupation: Student

Cairon was born in London, but moved to Florida when he was one. He returned two years ago and now lives in London with his dad.

Age: 35
From: London
Occupation: Window Fitter

Something that Marcus has not done for 20 years is share a house with someone, let alone 15 fellow housemates.