‘Big Brother’ Cast Announced, With ‘Double Trouble’ Twist

by | June 30, 2011 at 9:46 AM | Big Brother, TV News

'Big Brother' contestant Porsche Briggs (Photo: CBS)

'Big Brother' contestant Porsche Briggs (Photo: CBS)

Summer is here, and you know what that means… Time for shenanigans in the “Big Brother” house!

With the season premiere just a week away, CBS announced today the names of eight of the new Houseguests — and teased this season’s twist.

Dubbed “Double Trouble,” the “twist” will feature the return of “dynamic duos” from past “Big Brother” seasons. The identities of those people will be revealed in the season premiere, where the “notorious” previous cast members will play along with the eight newbies revealed below.

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“Big Brother” premieres Thursday, July 7 on CBS.

Meet the New Contestants:

Kalia Booker, 30
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pa.
Current City: Los Angeles, Calif.
Writer

Porsche Briggs, 23
Hometown: Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Current City: Miami Beach, Fla.
VIP Cocktail Waitress

Dominic Briones, 25
Hometown: San Mateo, Calif.
Current City: San Mateo, Calif.
College Student

Cassi Colvin, 26
Hometown: Allen, Texas
Current City: Nashville, Tenn.
Model

Lawon Exum, 39
Hometown: Urbana, Ill.
Current City: Inglewood, Calif.
Legal File Clerk

Keith Henderson, 32
Hometown: Bolingbrook, Ill.
Current City: Bolingbrook, Ill.
Human Resources Mgr

Shelly Moore, 41
Hometown: Centerville, Ohio
Current City: Prairieville, La.
Outdoors Industry Exec

Adam Poch, 39
Hometown: East Brunswick, N.J.
Current City: Hoboken, N.J.
Music Inventory Manager

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