Tuesday, 28 January, 2020

Courtney Act WINS Celebrity Big Brother 2018 with Ann Widdecombe runner-up!

Courtney Act has been crowned the winner of Celebrity Big Brother 2018 with Ann Widdecombe coming runner-up.

Celebrity Big Brother has concluded on Channel 5 after a mammoth four-and-a-half-week run that has whittled 16 stars down to a final five.

Shane Lynch, Shane Gilberto Jenek (Courtney Act), Wayne Sleep, Jess Impiazzi and Ann Widdecombe all faced the public vote following Tuesday night’s triple eviction – on Friday evening it was time to crown a winner.

Wayne Sleep finished in fifth, while Jess Impiazzi finished in fourth.

Talking to host Emma Willis, Wayne said: “It’s massive! Being from a different kind of world than media, to have been nominated and not being evicted and then get to the final, you just feel this wealth of love from everybody who voted for me.”

Jess told Emma about how she was feeling about being out: “Flabbergasted! It’s all so unreal to walk out and then people are all cheering at you. It is such a wonderful thing inside your tummy.”

Boyzone star Shane Lynch 41 finished in third place and beat Jess Impiazzi and Wayne Sleep to the bronze medal.

Shane L told Emma: “Three as a number in my life is always good, I’m happy with that!

“I think it’s the correct final two. I feel like I would have robbed someone of their place. I do think they are far greater housemates that deserve to be in there right now.”

Courtney Act has been announced the winner of Celebrity Big Brother: Year of the Woman.

In Courtney’s winner interview with Emma Willis, she said: “This is just amazing! Thank you! Thank you to the eight glorious women who were in the house and to all of my other housemates.

“Those people made it possible, those experiences we had…this is so surreal right now. It’s amazing to think the public have chosen me, I guess it’s validation.”

She added: “I guess this is validation that it’s OK to be different.”

In Ann’s post eviction interview with Emma, she confirmed: “That’s OK (second place). I knew Courtney had a huge amount of support. I’m thoroughly bemused, apparently I’m the runner up in Celebrity Big Brother!”

Talking about living with 15 other people, Ann said: “It was terrible, absolutely terrible, noise all the time.

“I’m always quite happy living on my own. I’m dying to going back to living on my own! It was much better when the men came in.”

Big Brother will return later this year on Channel 5.

Follow us on:


Latest news

Disney Plus has been given a new launch date in the UK

Disney have announced this morning that their long anticipated streaming service Disney Plus is set for an earlier launch date.

Waitress London cancels two shows ‘last minute’ leaving audience members fuming

Waitress in London cancelled both shows on Saturday leaving audience members angry and out of pocket.

Jeffree Star confirms split with ‘soulmate’ Nathan Schwandt

Jeffree Star has confirmed that he's split with his long-time boyfriend Nathan Schwandt.

ITV axes I’m A Celebrity’s spin-off show Extra Camp

ITV has axed I'm A Celebrity's spin-off show Extra Camp after an incredible 17 years.

Ariana Grande ‘Sweetener World Tour’ documentary might be coming to Netflix this year

A revealing Ariana Grande 'Sweetener World Tour' documentary might be coming to Netflix this year, and it'll give fans an insight backstage.

Justin Bieber releases music video to record-breaking new song ‘Yummy’

Justin Bieber has released the music video to the record breaking new single 'Yummy' from his fifth album.

Peter Kay’s representatives slam Channel 5 documentary

Peter Kay has had ‘no involvement’ with Channel 5’s documentary that airs tonight, his representatives say.

Gavin and Stacey viewers suggest ways slur in Fairytale of New York could have been handled

During a scene in the Gavin and Stacey’s Christmas Special, Nessa and Bryn performed an uncensored version of Fairytale of New York.

Ruth Jones hints at future Gavin and Stacey series following Christmas Special

Gavin and Stacey co-writer Ruth Jones has hinted there could be future episodes of the hit BBC show following on from the Christmas special.

Gavin and Stacey Christmas Special sends fans wild with shock final scene

Fans of Gavin and Stacey have gone wild on social media as the Christmas special episode ended with Nessa proposing to Smithy.