Big Brother is watching you, and we most definitely have been watching again.
Ever because the yr 2000, Big Brother has entertained the lots by placing a gaggle of strangers collectively beneath one roof and watching the sparks fly, and 22 seasons—plus one Over The Top spin-off and two movie star seasons—have introduced the drama.
Since its debut, 22 HouseGuests have evaded eviction, been topped winners of Big Brother and claimed that $500,000. And one other group of HouseGuests are set to enter the home this July.
Before then, we bear in mind 15 of these champions, and discover out the place they’re now.
- Eddie McGee (season one)
- Will Kirby (season two)
- Lisa Donahue (season three)
- Jun Song (season 4)
- Maggie Ausburn (season six)
- Dick Donato (season eight)
- Dan Gheesling (season 10)
- Jordan Lloyd (season 11)
- Hayden Moss (season 12)
- Rachel Reilly (season 13)
- Andy Herren (season 15)
- Derrick Levasseur (season 16)
- Nicole Franzel (season 18)
- Kaycee Clark (season 20)
- Jackson Michie (season 21)
Eddie McGee (season one)
Eddie was the primary ever winner of Big Brother, successful the sport with 59 % of the vote. He can also be the one amputee to win the present, having misplaced his left leg aged 11 as a consequence of most cancers.
Over the previous 20 years, Eddie has carved out an performing profession, starring on reveals together with Law & Order and Desperate Housewives, in addition to producing his personal collection referred to as Eddie’s.
On the large display screen, he starred within the sci-fi movie The Human Race and John Slattery’s directorial debut God’s Pocket.
Will Kirby (season two)
Since successful the second season of Big Brother, D Will Kirby has been fairly busy. He has caught round on the planet of leisure, internet hosting a relationship present referred to as Love Shack, voicing a physician on Robot Chicken and showing on Extra! and The Young and the Restless, in addition to returning to compete on Big Brother: All Stars.
However, his day job is dermatologist, and Will is the chief medical officer at LaserAway, so he is doing fairly effectively for himself.
Will married For Love or Money star Erin Brodie in 2017, and they share two kids, son Cash and daughter Scarlett.
Lisa Donahue (season three)
After turning into the primary feminine winner of Big Brother, Lisa pursued an performing profession, and had a recurring function in Entourage in addition to a visitor function on Dr Vegas.
Now, she is an expert photographer and shares her work on Instagram.
Recently, Lisa revealed she misplaced her uterus after being identified with stage 2 cervical and ovarian most cancers, and urged her followers to get their pap smears.
Jun Song (season 4)
Prior to successful Big Brother, Jun labored in product improvement at an funding financial institution in New York, and she now works in tech on the cloud-based customer administration resolution firm Proxyclick.
In 2010, she married Davy Goethals and moved to Belgium to be with him, the place she opened a Korean restaurant.
However, in 2017 they confirmed that they had separated. Jun and Davy share a nine-year-old son, Noah.
Maggie Ausburn (season six)
Maggie was a 27-year-old emergency room nurse from Las Vegas when she gained Big Brother in 2005.
While some champions stayed in showbiz, Maggie selected to take her money prize and reside the quiet life, and is believed to have gotten married and had twins after the present.
Dick Donato (season eight)
One of Big Brother‘s greatest ever villains, “Evel” Dick Donato gained season eight and used a few of his prize cash to pay for tuition for his daughter Danielle, who had additionally competed on the present.
Dick returned to compete on season 13 alongside Danielle, who he had been estranged from for 3 years, however abruptly left the present as a consequence of private causes. It emerged that he had discovered he was HIV optimistic.
Dick spoke about his prognosis on Couple’s Therapy in 2014.
He stays energetic on social media and hosts recaps of varied editions of Big Brother on his internet collection Dick At Nite.
Dan Gheesling (season 10)
Dan is taken into account one in all Big Brother‘s biggest ever gamers, and completed as runner-up in season 14 after successful season 10.
He now works in online game content material and is a well-liked streamer on Twitch.
Dan married spouse Chelsea in 2011 and they’ve welcomed two sons, Desmond and Miles, collectively. In June 2021, they introduced that they’re anticipating their third little one.
Jordan Lloyd (season 11)
Jordan caught round in actuality TV after successful Big Brother, competing on The Amazing Race with fellow HouseGuest Jeff Schroeder, who she started relationship after the present, the next yr.
The couple returned to the Big Brother home in 2011 to compete and marking the start of their love story, Jordan and Jeff turned engaged after they visited the season 16 HouseGuests.
The couple are mother and father to 2 sons, Lawson and Layton, and they reside collectively in Colorado.
Hayden Moss (season 12)
Another Big Brother winner who tried their hand at one other actuality TV present, season 12 champ Hayden competed on Survivor: Blood vs. Water together with his then girlfriend, Survivor: One World contestant Kat Edorsson.
However, he wasn’t as profitable on the island, and got here in seventh place.
Despite his actuality TV present adventures, Hayden has remained low key lately and has set his Instagram to personal.
Rachel Reilly (season 13)
Rachel gained Big Brother on her second flip, having returned to season 13 to compete with fiancé Brendon Villegas.
The couple continued their actuality TV streak by competing as a pair on The Amazing Race, ultimately coming third on season 20, in addition to on season 24, and Rachel later competed on the present together with her sister.
Rachel and Brendon went on to win Celebrity Fear Factor collectively as husband and spouse, and they share two kids collectively.
Outside of actuality TV, Rachel can also be an actress, having appeared in a recurring waitress function on The Bold and The Beautiful.
Andy Herren (season 15)
Andy was the primary brazenly homosexual HouseGuest to win Big Brother and lately celebrated that achievement for Pride Month, writing on Instagram: “Never forget when I, the sole gay houseguest, manipulated all the straight people on my season of Big Brother and became the first openly gay person to ever win! A historic victory that I’m very proud of and I’ve never gotten enough credit for! Happy Pride month!”
However, he has additionally referred to as out the present for its “problem with minority representation”.
Andy lives in Chicago, Illinois, and is energetic on social media, the place he’s identified for his humorous tweets and elevating consciousness for social causes.
Derrick Levasseur (season 16)
Prior to Big Brother, Derrick was a police officer in Central Falls, Rhode Island, so his put up actuality TV profession is smart.
He has acted as an investigator on Investigation Discovery’s Breaking Homicide, and at the moment co-hosts the podcast Crime Weekly with Stephanie Harlowe.
Derrick, now a retired sergeant, has two daughters together with his spouse Jana.
Nicole Franzel (season 18)
Season 18 winner Nicole made historical past because the HouseGuest to spend the longest in the home (255 days), after competing on seasons 16, 18 and 22.
She additionally competed on the thirty first collection of The Amazing Race alongside then-boyfriend Victor Arroyo.
We say then-boyfriend, as Nicole and Victor tied the knot in March 2021, three years after getting engaged.
The couple, who current a podcast referred to as Coco Caliente collectively, are at the moment anticipating their first little one collectively.
Kaycee Clark (season 20)
Athlete Kaycee has continued with actuality TV put up her Big Brother win, competing on The Challenge together with her fellow HouseGuest Fessy Shafaat.
She is rumoured to be returning for the thirty seventh season too.
Outside actuality TV, Kaycee has a robust social media following, the place she shares health exercises.
Jackson Michie (season 21)
Jackson was a controversial winner of Big Brother, and after the present, he spoke about being hooked on Xanax and combating cocaine and Adderrall within the casting course of.
However, he has been engaged on himself ever since, and spoke about his therapeutic course of on Terra Newell’s podcast.
After Big Brother, Jackson moved to Los Angeles with season 21 runner-up Holly Allen, who he dated whereas in the home, however their relationship ended quickly afterwards.