Celebrity Big Brother line up: Ed Sheeran's tattooist tipped to join the cast

Ed Sheeran

Ed Sheeran's tattooist has been rumoured for this summer's Celebrity Big Brother 2017 line up.

Inker Kevin Paul is supposedly in talks for the show later this year.

The tattooing legend has a long list of celeb clients including Ed, Rihanna, One Direction's Harry Styles and N-Dubz' Dappy.

A source told the Daily Mirror newspaper: "Kevin has been tattooing some of the most famous people in the world for years and counts many of them as friends.

"The Celebrity Big Brother team believe his tales of the stars would make him a very popular and interesting housemate. His profile is massive at the moment because of his work on Ed - his friendship with arguably the biggest pop star on the planet."

Reports have claimed that show bosses are working on a 'Summer Legends' theme for this summer's Celebrity Big Brother which will again see new housemates plus former contestants welcomed back in the house.

This year's upcoming CBB will be a particularly special one with the show celebrating its 20th series on TV.

So who else could we see on the Celebrity Big Brother 2017 cast in the summer? Rumoured all stars include Chantelle Houghton, Katie Price and Jim Davidson while 'new stars' could be TOWIE's Bobby Norris, Union J singer Jaymi Hensley and Amir Khan's wife Faryal Makhdoom.

Also linked to the show at the time being are Ex On The Beach star Jemma Lucy and Britain and Ireland's Next Top Model contestant Danielle Sandhu.

And other 'all stars' rumoured at this VERY early stage are Kellie Maloney, Rihan Sugden and even Jeremy McConnell and Stephanie Davis.

Of course with the summer Celebrity Big Brother still AGES away, plans may well change.

The show is expected to air on Channel 5 in August.

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