8 male housemates enter the Celebrity Big Brother house

 8 male housemates enter the Celebrity Big Brother house

Celebrity Big Brother added eight brand new male celebrity housemates into the house this evening, bringing the total number of housemates to 16.

Who are the new celebs? Find out all about them below.

Andrew Brady

Andrew Brady is best known for appearing on series 13 of the hit show The Apprentice. During his time on the show viewers were given an insight to his cheeky, fun and ladies’ man personality.

Andrew describes himself as flirty, funny and sometimes offensive.

Daniel O’Reilly

Daniel O’Reilly is a British comedian who is best known for his controversial character, Dapper Laughs.

Born in South London, Daniel rose to fame as one of the first British Vine stars to break out of the social network site and find mainstream success.

In October last year, Daniel took to Instagram to announce he was starting a fresh as a comedian, and would be working under his own name, Daniel O’Reilly.


Ginuwine is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and actor who rose to fame in the early 1990’s.

Ginuwine is perhaps best known for his multi-platinum selling single, Pony. The song was released in 1996 and went onto achieve huge multi-platinum success becoming his most successful single to date.

Jonny Mitchell

Jonny Mitchell is a reality television personality who is best known for appearing on the third series of Love Island.

Since leaving Love Island, Jonny has continued to be in the press with speculation of new romances and love interests.

Alongside reality television, Jonny works in business and has recently launched his own Foreign Exchange Company.

John Barnes

John Barnes is an ex professional footballer who has played for England on 79 occasions and spent the majority of his career at Watford FC and Liverpool FC. He is also known for his rap in New Order’s smash hit ‘World in Motion.’

Fast forward to today, John has seven children and is happily married to his second wife. He is now mostly seen in the media as a pundit and match analyst on a number of sport channels.

Shane Jenek / Courtney Act

Shane Jenek is an Australian performing artist who is best known for working under the stage name, Courtney Act.

His success rocketed when he appeared on television shows, Australia Idol, RuPaul’s Drag Race and most recently Single AF.

The drag performer has also released a solo single, appeared in Little Mix’s music video and branched out into the business world; setting up a company which sells wigs for drag queens.

Shane Lynch

Shane Lynch is an Irish pop sensation who is best known for being a member of Boyzone.

A fan of entertainment shows, Shane has appeared on The Games, Cirque De Celebrite, Celebrity Masterchef and the celebrity version of Love Island. He was also a regular panelist on Bit On The Side.

Shane is also known for his interest in motor racing, whereby he has completed a number of championships and has even had his own show based around cars.

Wayne Sleep OBE

Wayne Sleep is a British dancer and is famous for being the shortest male dancer ever admitted into the Royal Ballet School.

Over the years Wayne has had to overcome a lot of adversity; he believes that his height, gender and sexuality could all have stood in his way…but they didn’t!

Alongside his dancing work, Wayne has also dazzled in TV shows including I’m A Celebrity Get Me out of Here, Hell’s Kitchen, Celebrity MasterChef, Celebrity Come Dine with Me, Stepping Out and The Real Marigold Hotel.

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