Celebrity Big Brother UK cast: The housemate line up confirmed

Who's on Celebrity Big Brother 2017 UK? Cast and contestants revealed

Celebrity Big Brother 2017

Celebrity Big Brother 2017 kicked off last night and there were rumours abound about just which stars will become housemates...

It seems as though countless names had been mentioned in connection with the latest run but which ones proved true?

Well, it turns out, most of them.

With the live launch show last night we saw host Emma Willis welcome fifteen new celebs from across the world into the house.

And it's set to be one of the biggest CBB casts yet with a potentially THREE MORE celebrity housemates on their way.

For now, meet the line up of current Celebrity Big Brother UK hosuemates below...

Celebrity Big Brother 2017 housemates

YouTuber Trisha Paytas
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' Brandi Glanville
Girls Aloud's Sarah Harding
X Factor's Amelia Lily
Gogglebox’s Sandi Bogle
TV psychic Derek Acorah
Absolutely Fabulous star Helen Lederer
American Star of The Bachelor Chad Johnson

Reality star Jordan Davies
Ex EastEnders actor Shaun Williamson
Reality star and Hollyoaks actor Paul Danan
Ex On The Beach star Jemma Lucy
Made In Chelsea's Sam Thompson
Mob Wives' star Marissa Jade
The Apprentice candidate Karthik Nagesan

The Celebrity Big Brother 2017 winner will get a £50,000 prize, it's also been revealed.

In a first for the show, the winner will receive the cash for a charity of their choosing.

Emma Willis made the announcement at the start of yesterday's launch show following an epic opener full of glitter and fireworks.

Celebrity Big Brother UK is expected to run for the next four weeks, airing nightly on Channel 5.

The first highlights episode airs this evening (Wednesday) from 9PM.

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