Geordie Shore’s Marnie Simpson enters Celebrity Big Brother house

Marnie Simpson is seen entering the Celebrity Big Brother house at Elstree Studios in Borehamwood, Herfordshire.
Marnie Simpson is seen entering the Celebrity Big Brother house at Elstree Studios in Borehamwood, Herfordshire.
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South Shields reality star Marnie Simpson has entered the Celebrity Big Brother house.

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

Marnie Simpson (far right) in Geordie Shore series seven

Marnie Simpson (far right) in Geordie Shore series seven

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.

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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.”

Marnie is welcomed into the house by Christopher Biggins, who took charge of cracking open the Champagne.

Marnie is welcomed into the house by Christopher Biggins, who took charge of cracking open the Champagne.

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 told CBB host Emma Willis how she hoped to have fun in the house during the launch episode of the new series.

Marnie told CBB host Emma Willis how she hoped to have fun in the house during the launch episode of the new series.