Big Brother is a reality TV show that first showed in the UK in the year 2000. The show is based on an idea formed by a Dutch TV company. The show is hosted by Davina McCall and narrated by Marcus Bentley and runs for a large number of weeks through the British summertime.
The show involves a selection of hopeful contestants that live out their summers in front of hundreds of cameras 24hrs a day.
The show has spawned many micro celebrities since its inception including: Jade Goody, Kate Lawler and Chanelle Hayes.
This year is the 10th anniversary of the show.
This year the contestants are:
Beinazir, Kris, Siavash, Sophia, Freddie, Marcus, Angel, Charlie, Karly, Cairon, Lisa, Sophie, Noirin, Rodrigo, Saffia and Sree