Omarosa & ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ Cast Land $200k Paycheck
Issa Bag. The official cast has been announced for Celebrity Big Brother and now we have a few rumors as to how much the reality stars are making.
The cast includes Omarosa, Metta World Peace, Keshia Knight-Pulliam, Ariadna Gutiérrez, Brandi Glanville, Chuck Liddell, James Maslow, Mark McGrath, Ross Mathews and Shannon Elizabeth.
Reportedly, each cast member was paid a base of roughly $200,000. We’re told that the winner of the show, will snag $500,000.
While those figures sound impressive, they don’t appear to be, if you factor in what Ray J was allegedly expecting to make from the UK version of the show. It was rumored that the Love & Hip Hop reality star was the highest paid contestant in CBB history. In fact, he was rumored to have earned a huge $1 million deal. However, he was fired from the show, so he did not receive the speculated amount.
Celebrity Big Brother, also known as Big Brother: Celebrity Edition, is a spin-off series of the American reality television series Big Brother. This season will air during the winter of the 2017–18 network television season on CBS and will be the second U.S. Big Brother season to air outside the usual summer television season, the first being Big Brother 9 in 2008. Julie Chen. It will premiere on Feb. 7 and will run until Feb. 25.