It’s that time of year again — ‘Big Brother’ is back! CBS just revealed the cast for Season 18, and two of them look awfully familiar. They’re also set to be in the house for 99 days this time around!
What do you get when you mix a DJ, a teacher, a designer and a dog groomer in the same house? Season 18 of Big Brother of course. However, these season actually includes the siblings of two huge players from the past! Click through to meet the whole cast, who are competing for $500,000.
Paulie Calafiore, 27
Hometown/Current City: Howell, N.J.
Favorite activities: I love various martial arts, exercise, and instruments. I like Krav Maga the most on the martial arts side and playing the guitar on the instrument side.
*Paul is the brother of season 16 runner-up, Cody, who pretty much handed his winnings to Derek.
Tiffany Rousso, 32
Hometown: West Palm Beach, Fla.
Current City: Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.
Occupation: High School Teacher
Favorite activities: Playing basketball, wakeboarding, paddle boarding, painting, singing, and playing guitar.
*Tiffany is the younger sister of Vanessa, last season’s poker player!
Paul Abrahamian, 23
Hometown/Curent City: Tarzana, Calif.
Occupation: Clothing Designer
Favorite activities: I love to play music, so a jam session is always good. I love going to shows and concerts for the crowd surfing, mosh pits, stage diving, [and] all the fun stuff.
Victor Arroyo, 25
Hometown/Current City: Slidell, La.
Occupation: Gym Manager
Favorite activities: Working out, playing soccer, and [taking] trips with my friends. Those are the things I love to do, but more than that, I love women. I’m always looking for the next girl to talk to and I’m never satisfied with what I have; I’m always wanting more.
Corey Brooks, 25
Hometown/Current City: Dallas
Occupation: Baseball Coach
Favorite activities: I love to travel. Recently, I went to San Francisco to watch my best friend, Ross Stripling, make his MLB debut for the L.A. Dodgers. I like sightseeing, hiking, getting sick bro pics, playing sports, going out and meeting people, trying out new restaurants, playing PS4, and just being active, in general.
Bronte D’Acquisto, 26
Hometown: San Diego, Calif.
Current City: Denver, Colo.
Favorite activities: I love to solve math problems consisting of calculus, statistics, and probability. I also run, look at adoptable dogs, stretch, and walk to the mall to purchase more hair accessories.
Bridgette Dunning, 24
Hometown: Fresno, Calif.
Current City: Ventura, Calif.
Occupation: Traveling Nurse
Favorite activities: I love to practice yoga, run, bake, read sci-fi books, go out with friends, and go to comedy shows.
Zakiyah Everette, 24
Hometown/Current City: Charlotte, N.C.
Occupation: Preschool Teacher
Favorite activities: Dancing, modeling, cooking, eating, any form of designing or creating.
Jozea Flores, 25
Hometown: Bridgeton, N.J.
Current City: Los Angeles
Occupation: Makeup Artist
Favorite activities: Gym, hiking, and yoga.
Glenn Garcia, 50
Hometown/Current City: Bronx, N.Y.
Occupation: Dog Groomer/Former Police Detective
Favorite activities: Playing with my daughter, deep-sea fishing, and traveling.
Michelle Meyer, 23
Hometown/Current City: Washington Township, Mich.
Favorite activities: Cooking, reading, going on Reddit, watching Live Feeds, researching nutrition-related topics, photography, working out, and selling stuff on eBay.
Natalie Negrotti, 26
Hometown: Caracas, Venezuela
Current City: Franklin Park, N.J.
Occupation: Event Coordinator
Favorite activities: I love painting, cooking, baking, eating, napping, shopping, online shopping, doing makeup, doing hair, tanning, pageants, dancing, going on dates, playing with puppies, looking at puppy videos on Instagram and online, party planning, decorating, having tea time, getting dressed-up, doing my nails, and bargain shopping!
HollywoodLifers, do you think the brother & sister will do well? Big Brother premieres on June 22 at 8PM ET on CBS.