You may recall that last year’s ‘Big Brother’ housemates weren’t exactly novices when it came to the fame game, with many of them having a history with reality telly, modelling or music, among various other imaginative rolls of the celebrity dice.
This year’s batch of contestants have now been unveiled, and it turns out that quite of a few of them have previous when it comes to telly too, with a number of this year’s contestants popping up in reality TV shows in the past.
Three of this year's 'BB' housemates
We already know Eileen Daly’s colourful past, including hardcore adult vampire films and one extremely memorable ‘X Factor’ audition, as well as Amy Broadbent’s brief stint on ‘The Only Way Is Essex’, but if several other members of this year’s roster are looking a little familiar then that’s for good reason - they’ve all had a crack at the celebrity whip before!
Click through our gallery below to find out exactly why you may well recognise so many of this year’s housemates, whose collective CVs include game shows, beauty pageants and even a dating show or two...