Page 3 stunner Rhian Sugden is the latest name to be linked to Celebrity Big Brother – in what is shaping up to be the oddest line up yet.
Blonde Rhian, who first appeared in the show back in 2012, is being wooed by bosses for the All Star Special which will mark the 20th series of the hit show.
Producers are hoping she will spill the beans about her 2010 sexting scandal with married dad Vernon Kay. The pair hit theheadlines last year as it emerged Vernon had messaged her again to “reconnect”.
A source told the Daily Star: “It will be great for ratings if she opens up about Vernon. It’s been five years since she was last in the house so producers are hoping she will have a lot more gossip.”
The model’s announcement comes as other stars – and convicted criminals – have been linked the CBB or Big Brother franchise.
O.J. Simpson could be lined up for a sensational appearance following his release from prison – as well as the famed “Peru 2”.
The disgraced NFL star – who was jailed for 33 years for kidnapping and armed robbery in 2008 – is due to be released from jail in October .
According to the Daily Star Online, bosses for the Channel 5 reality show are keen to sign him up for a future series once he’s out from behind bars and see it as a chance for “box office telly”.
In 1995, OJ – also known as The Juice – was famously cleared of killing his ex wife Nicole and her friend Ronald Goldman in an extremely high-profile murder trial.
It was the subject of a TV drama retelling the trial, which starred John Travolta, David Schwimmer and Cuba Gooding Jr.
Convicted drug smugglers Michaella McCollum and Melissa Reid were thought to be in “advanced talks” to swap a Peruvian cell for the CBB or BB bungalow for the upcoming pairs themed series.
A source told The Sun: “Michaella has made no secret of her dream to become a reality TV star.
“It’s all part of her bid to get her name out there in the lead up to returning to our screens – this time on an entertainment show, not BBC news.
“Big Brother producers have been chatting to her about getting her on the next series of the show, which is a pairs theme. Peru Two drugs mule Michaella McCollum suns herself on Spanish beach after cocaine-smuggling ordeal
“Her accomplice Melissa is less excited by the whole showbiz world but, because of the pairs theme, producers think they would be the ideal signing.
A Channel 5 spokesman told the Daily Star: “We don’t comment on speculation about future housemates.”