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…
Occupation: Retail Manager
Noirin is a self assured, straight talking Dubliner who admits she has a competitive streak.
Occupation: Study Support Assistant
Originally from Pakistan, Beinazir’s family were forced to seek asylum in the UK when she was one.
Sophie is a glamour model who would describe herself as one of the lads.
From: South London
Occupation: Professional Boxer/Artist
Originally from Russia, Angel is an ex-rock star who moved to England 12 years ago.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Rodrigo is half Italian, half Brazilian and came to the UK to study and to search for a better life.
From: Market Drayton
Oxford University graduate Freddie describes himself as a polymath: a free spirit for whom 2009 is about blossoming.
Occupation: Customer Service Advisor
Charlie is a former Mr Gay UK contestant who won the Newcastle heat back in 2007.
Occupation: Visual Merchandiser
Kris says he dropped out of university after the girls stopped doing his work for him.
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.
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.
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.
Occupation: Window Fitter
Something that Marcus has not done for 20 years is share a house with someone, let alone 15 fellow housemates.