Big Brother 2011 final: Alex Rose finishes in third place

Alex Rose (Big Brother 2011)

It was a shock exit for Alex Rose during the Big Brother 2011 final tonight, as the blonde Barbie wannabe finished in third place, despite being favourite to win the throughout the whole series.

The model left to huge cheers from the crowd as she wore a trademark pink dress to great host Brian Dowling.

In her interview, Alex said: "To be here for the final is mad, to come third... third! I've been a fan of the show since I was 14, I've always said I want to do it. I've always said anything you want out of life just push for your dreams and you'll always achieve it."

On her relationship with Tom, Alex said: "I didn't think in a million years I'd come in and have that kind of best friendship come out of it. He's just amazing.

"It wasn't a romantic relationship thing, just full on best friends. It really wasn't, it was just a whole lot of fun."