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In pictures: Celebrity Big Brother 2009

Terry Christian

Celebrity Big Brother 2009 featured the first ever celebrity head of house. The job fell to presenter Terry Christian, who later became King Terry and had to be waited on by the other housemates.

Ulrika Jonnson, Lucy Pinder, Ben Adams

Day 5: After a series of tasks, presenter Ulrika Jonnson, model Lucy Pinder and singer Ben Adams were nominated by Christian for eviction, but Adams was saved by his fellow housemates.

Ulrika Jonnson and Verne Troyer

Day 6: Jonsson and Troyer had to perform a duet of Endless Love and receive more than 10,000 views online to pass their part of the shopping task. It was watched more than 80,000 times.

Tommy Sheridan and La Toya Jackson

Day 7: Singer LaToya Jackson and politician Tommy Sheridan had to perform a dance routine on ice to Salt N Pepa's Push It to help win a luxury food shopping budget.

BB housemates

Day 9: Housemates had to recreate the music video for Eric Prydz's Call on Me to pass the day's task for three tokens.

Michelle Heaton and Ben Adams

Day 10: Much was made in the house of a potential attraction between singer Michelle Heaton and Adams. Heaton ended up in tears several times over taunts from rapper Coolio.

Verne Troyer

Day 12: Housemates had to dress as toys for their second shopping task. Heaton and Troyer put on teddy bear suits and had to eat a pot of honey in four hours to pass their part of the task. They failed.

Tina Malone

Day 15: Shameless star Tina Malone became the second person to be evicted after being up for nomination alongside Jonsson, Pinder, Heaton and singer Mutya Buena.

BB housemates

Day 17: The housemates were faced with a chilli-eating challenge. For every chilli eaten, the house received an item of food or drink for a party.


Day 20: As part of a series of dares to win tokens for the group, Coolio found himself lying in a bath of vegetable soup.

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