Geordie Shore's Marnie Simpson enters Celebrity Big Brother house

South Shields reality star Marnie Simpson has entered the Celebrity Big Brother house.

Thursday, 28th July 2016, 8:59 pm
Updated Thursday, 28th July 2016, 10:04 pm
Marnie Simpson is seen entering the Celebrity Big Brother house at Elstree Studios in Borehamwood, Herfordshire.

The 24-year-old Geordie Shore star is the third cast member from the MTV show to enter the famous house.

She’ll be hoping to follow in the footsteps of fellow stars Charlotte Crosby and Scott Timlin, better known as Scotty T, who triumphed on the Channel 5 reality show in 2013 and earlier this year, respectively.

Marnie Simpson (far right) in Geordie Shore series seven

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Fellow Geordie Vicky Pattison also has a showbiz show title under her belt, having been named Queen of the Jungle on last year’s I’m A Celebrity ... Get Me Out Of Here.

Marnie will be living in the house with a host of famous faces over the next few weeks.

Within minutes of entering, she was talking to other contestants about her North East roots.

She spoke to broadcaster James Whale about living and growing up in South Shields, with her fellow housemate mentioning Marsden and mimicking her accent.

Marnie as she got to know her fellow CBB contestants as she entered the house.

As she entered the house, host Emma Willis asked if she had a chance of winning the show.

She said: “I doubt it.

“I’m very different from Scot and Charlotte, but I’m hoping that everyone likes me, but I don’t know if I’ll win, I will try.

“I’m definitely going to break the rules.”

Celebrity Big Brother presenter Emma Willis spoke to Marnie as she ented the house.

She also said she wanted to have a good time during her stay.

“I want to play games, get drunk and have a good laugh,” she added.

“I’m going in for fun and that’s what I’m going to get.”

Loose Women panellist Saira Khan, Frankie Grande, Ricky Norwood, who is best known as Fatboy from EastEnders, Mob Wives star Renee Graziano and Former Danity Kane singer Aubrey O’Day are among her fellow housemates.

Marnie is welcomed into the house by Christopher Biggins, who took charge of cracking open the Champagne.
Marnie told CBB host Emma Willis how she hoped to have fun in the house during the launch episode of the new series.
Marnie Simpson (far right) in Geordie Shore series seven
Marnie as she got to know her fellow CBB contestants as she entered the house.
Celebrity Big Brother presenter Emma Willis spoke to Marnie as she ented the house.
Marnie is welcomed into the house by Christopher Biggins, who took charge of cracking open the Champagne.
Marnie told CBB host Emma Willis how she hoped to have fun in the house during the launch episode of the new series.