Celebrity Big Brother 2018 line up: Here the male housemates going in tonight

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The men enter Celebrity Big Brother 2018 tonight but who is going in and what time is the live show?

Here's all you need to know about what is essentially the second half of this year's launch show.

What time is Celebrity Big Brother on tonight?

Celebrity Big Brother 2018 kicks off this evening at 9PM on Channel 5 with the first of TWO live shows, hosted by Emma Willis.

The first part runs to 10PM before a second, shorter instalment airs 10:30PM till 11PM.

Bit On The Side then airs from 11PM with Rylan Clark-Neal.

Celebrity Big Brother 2018: Who's on the line up?

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Tuesday night saw the first half of the Celebrity Big Brother 2018 cast revealed as eight leading ladies joined the house.

In what has been named 'Year Of The Women', CBB's latest run began with a female only cast.

Those making up the line up are former MP Ann Widdecombe, Keeping Up With The Kardashians star Malika Haqq, Boris Johnson's sister Rachel Johnson, Ex On The Beach star Jess Impiazzi and actress Amanda Barrie.

Joining them as it stands are Made In Chelsea's Ashley James, newsreader India Willoughby and former Detective Constable Maggie Oliver, known for her work investigating the Rochdale grooming scandal.

However they won't be alone for long, with eight men confirmed to be entering live on Friday night.

Which men are going in tonight?

It was confirmed on Bit On The Side that famous footballer John Barnes would be joining the house.

The other seven celebs have not yet been officially confirmed - but here is the full rumoured line up.

Celebrity Big Brother male housemates

  1. Footballer turned pundit John Barnes - CONFIRMED
  2. British ballet dancer Wayne Sleep
  3. Comedian Dapper Laughs, real name is Daniel O'Reilly
  4. Love Island's Jonny Mitchell
  5. Boyzone singer Shane Lynch
  6. US R&B star Ginuwine
  7. The Apprentice candidate Andrew Brady
  8. RuPaul's Drag Race star Courtney Act - aka Shane Jenek

What big twist is planned?

As part of a first twist, only the women will be able to nominate in the first week.

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This is be the first of a series of entertaining tasks and hidden experiments.

Channel 5 teased: "These will test their - and our - assumptions, challenge gender stereotypes and reveal fascinating truths about what it is to be a woman - and man - in the 21st century.

"See what happens when women hold the power, as Celebrity Big Brother January 2018 is set to be celebratory, surprising and insightful."

Celebrity Big Brother 2018 airs nightly on Channel 5.

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