'Celebrity Big Brother' Cast Revealed: Omarosa, UFC Legend, Miss Colombia and More
'Celebrity Big Brother' Cast Revealed: Omarosa, UFC Legend, Miss Colombia and More
John Kubicek
John Kubicek
Senior Writer, BuddyTV
The cast for the first edition of Celebrity Big Brother was revealed during the Grammys on CBS. The show will premiere Wednesday, February 7 at 8/7c, though the celebrity HGs are now being sequestered from the outside world and will enter the house one week before the show starts.

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Perhaps the biggest personality is Omarosa, who started as a contestant on The Apprentice but most recently served in the White House in President Trump's administration. She's bound to be polarizing.

Also adding the drama will be Real Housewife Brandi Glanville, who previously competed on the U.K. version of Celebrity Big Brother.

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Representing the athletes are the NBA's Metta World Peace and UFC's Chuck Liddell, both of whom competed on DWTS. Also from DWTS are American Pie actress Shannon Elizabeth, Broadway star Marissa Jaret Winokur and boy band member James Maslow.

Rounding out the cast are an actress from The Cosby Show, an E! red carpet correspondent, the lead singer of Sugar Ray and a woman who didn't win Miss Universe, despite what Steve Harvey may have said

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Here's the full list of 11 celebrity HGs who will compete on Celebrity Big Brother.

Omarosa: The Apprentice contestant and member of the Trump administration

Brandi Glanville: Star from The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills

Shannon Elizabeth:  Actress best known for the American Pie films

Marissa Jaret Winokur: Actress best known for her Tony-winning role in Hairspray

Keshia Knight Pulliam: Actress best known for playing Rudy Huxtable on The Cosby Show

Ariadna Gutierrez: Former Miss Colombia best known for being mistakenly named the winner of Miss Universe by Steve Harvey in 2015

Chuck Liddell: Former UFC fighter

Metta World Peace: Former NBA player also known as Ron Artest

Mark McGrath: Lead singer of Sugar Ray

James Maslow: Member of boy band Big Time Rush

Ross Mathews: TV personality best known for his work with E! on the red carpet



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Celebrity Big Brother premieres Wednesday, February 7 at 8/7c on CBS. For more updates, like BuddyTV's Big Brother Facebook page.


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