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The Winner

     Jun Song

An Investment manager from New York City, Jun was among the first eight Houseguests to enter the game. However, Jun was later joined by her former boyfriend for 5 1/2 years, Jee. Although a member of the Elite 8, Jun was a drifter in the house with no concrete who went with the majority and used her cooking to stay in everyone's good graces. At the final 6, Jun decided to make an alliance with Alison, realizing that their gameplay was the same. In the end, Alison decided to evict Robert over Jun. On the jury, Neither she or Alison was particularly well-received by the jury. However, Jun won by a landslide 6-1 vote.


The Runner-Up

     Alison Irwin

Alison was one pf the first eight houses to enter the house. However, Alison was joined by her ex-high school boyfriend, Justin. Despite having a boyfriend on the outside, Alison had no problem flirting with the men for her own gain. At the final five, Alison won multiple competitions to end her way to the end. Alison opted to Evict Robert over Jun after winning the Final Head of Household, believing that she had a better chance with her because of similar gameplay. However, Alison lost the jury vote, only getting Nathan's vote.

Alison would later appear with her then Boyfriend, Donny to compete in The Amazing Race 5 where they would be the second team to be eliminated. Alison would also be selected to compete in Big Brother All Stars but ended up the first boot.

The Jury

     Robert Roman

A restaurant manager from Los Angeles, Robert used to be the boyfriend of Erika until he cheated on her. Robert was one of the five exes who entered the house after the first food competition. Being an outcast from the start, Robert was a member of the Three Stooges alliance with Jee and Justin. Robert would end up the last member of his alliance. Despite intending to honor a Final Two deal with Alison, Robert was evicted by her and finished in 3rd. Like the other jurors, Robert voted for Jun to win over Alison.

     Erika Landin

A pilates instructor from Useful Notes/Los Angeles, Erika was one of the first eight to enter the house. However, Erika was joined by her former boyfriend, Robert who had Cheated on her. Erika formed a close bond with Jack and became on friendly terms with Robert at the end of the season. It got to the point that Robert opted to nominated Jun and Alison over herself at the final four. However, Alison won the Veto and chose to evict Erika, eliminating her in 4th place. Like most of the other jurors, Erika voted for Jun to win.

Like Alison, Erika was chosen by public vote to compete in Big Brother All Stars.

     Jee Choe

A book-keeper from Elmhurst, New York. After his father's death, Jee would date Jun for 5 1/2 years until their less than amicable terms. Jee was one of the five exes who entered the game after the first food competition. Jee was apart of the three Stooges alliance with Justin and Robert. Jee won two HoH Competitions and The Stooges avoided nominated due to conflict between the Elite Eight. Jee also had Jun as an on/off ally. However, She deemed him to big of a threat at the final 5 and nominated him. Unable to win PoV, Jee was evicted by the remaining women in the house. Like the others, Jee gave his vote to Jun to win.


     Jack Owens Jr.

A former FBI agent and the oldest houseguest of the season, Jack was one of the first eight houseguests to enter the game. Despite his age, Jack got along with his much younger houseguests and was a member of the Elite Eight alliance. In particular, Jack had a father-daughter bond with Erika and he was the most dead set on getting the Three Stooges out of the game. Jack was unable to win any competitions on his own and this came back to haunt in when lost the HoH to Jee and he nominated Jack and Erika. The women chose to evict him over Erika and Jack finished in 6th place. Like the majority of the jury, Jack voted for Jun to win the game.

     Justin Giovinco

A headhunter from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Justin was on the five exes to enter the house after the first food competition. Justin was Alison's boyfriend from high school. Justin was immediately on the outs and was a member of the Three Stooges. Of the trio, Justin was deemed the biggest threat. However, Elite 8 fell apart early on, keeping Justin safe. However, The Stooges would not dodge Nomination forever as Justin was nominated in week 5 and was unanimously evicted. As a Jury member, Justin voted with the majority to give Jun the win.

     Nathan Marlow

A personal trainer from Edmonton, Oklahoma, Nathan was on the first eight Houseguests to enter the house and one of three to avoid having an Ex in the house. Nathan had a relationship with Alison during his time in the house, despite the latter having boyfriend in Real Life. Nathan saved Alison after she was nominated by Dana using the POV. However, Alison felt Nathan did his part after saving her and distance herself from him. Nathan was nominated by Justin and unanimously evicted in 8th place. Nathan turned out to be the only juror to vote for Alison on finale night.

     Dana Varela

A karate school manager from Queens, New York. Dana was one of the first eight houseguests to enter the house. However, Dana ended up the only woman to not have an ex join her in the house. Despite being a member of the Elite 8 alliance, Her loyalty to them wavered quickly and Dana's aggressive personality and temper made her a target for eviction. When Dana won The HoH Competition, She severed ties to the Elite 8 by nominating Alison and Jack. However, Nathan saved Alison by using the veto on her and nominated David instead. After her reign was over, Dana was promptly nominated and Unanimously Evicted from the house in 9th place. As a Juror, Dana gave her vote to Jun.

Dana was a candidate for Big Brother All-Stars but unlike Alison or Erika, Dana was not chosen.



     David Lane

A former army ranger from Deerfield Beach, Florida, David was one of the first eight houseguests to enter the game. David was Michelle's boyfriend during high school but the relationship failed because of her refusal to have sex. David, despite being on good terms with Michelle, still wanted her out of the house. David went out of his way to make people laugh. However, David ended up the replacement nominee for Alison after Nathan used the Veto on her. David ended up being evicted in 10th place. He, along with Amanda, infamously had the first televised sex scene in the history of the US run of Big Brother.

     Michelle Maradie

A College Student from Boca Raton, Florida, Michelle was the youngest houseguest of the season and one of the five Exes to enter the game after the first food competition. Michelle was David's boyfriend during high school but broke up because Michelle not wanting to have sex with him. Generally young and naive, Michelle gotten nominated by Jee as The Pawn to help evict Erika. However, this backfired and Michelle was evicted in a 6-2, eliminating her in 11th place.

     Amanda Craig

A bar manager from Chicago. Amanda was one of the 5 Exes who entered the game late and was immediately on the outs of the Elite 8. Amanda's situation was made worst by her former fiancee, Scott's negative behavior. Amanda was quickly nominated by Nathan and despite Scott's expulsion from the game, Amanda became the first houseguest of the season to be evicted and finished in 12th. More infamously, she was the first person in the history of the US run of Big Brother to have a televised sex scene with someone, making love with David.


     Scott Weintraub

A Bartender and Waiter from Chicago and one of the first eight houseguests to enter the house. However, Scott's attitude quickly turned sour when his former fiance, Amanda entered the game. Scott's jerkass behavior and mood swings would annoy and worry his fellow houseguests. After throwing chairs in the house, Scott would be (politely) Expelled from the house just before the first eviction, finishing in 13th place.

  • 0% Approval Rating: The entire house felt threatened by Scott at one point or another. The women, in particular, were disturbed by his repulsive behavior, especially Jun, who couldn't stand him at all. It got to the point where even the Original Eight wanted him gone because Scott was too much of a "loose wire" waiting to explode, and even though Jack suggested the group could maybe rehabilitate him, Nathan felt he was beyond hope and was getting tired of people coming to him telling him about how Scott was upsetting them. Soon, the house instigated a plan to get him out over Jee because he was causing everyone to become miserable, and then on top of all his violent outbursts, he began taking out his pent-up frustration at Amanda on the house itself, which resulted in even the Powers-That-Be backing off when he said "You want me? You come GET me. It'll take THREE of you." right up and personal to one of the living room cameras. They waited it out and let Scott sort his anger out himself, but it took everybody in the house being gathered to assess his mental condition. Following that, he finally relented and went into the Diary Room, where he was assessed by the show's professional psychiatrist as a huge mismatch for the house and told to leave out of concern for the other houseguests.
  • Axe-Crazy: Scott snapped after falling into a severe spell of depression at being forced to be around his ex and flipped out in such a violent manner that he was forcibly taken out of the house.
  • Black Gal on White Guy Drama: With Amanda, who is mildly dark-skinned, while he's almost chalk white.
  • Cool Shades: Wears a pair of large purple sunglasses in his promotional photo and in the house proper.
  • Dissonant Serenity: His actions while snapping and completely flipping out on the house don't match his demeanor and facial expressions, as noted by Dana. It's also a sign he's gone crazy. Best seen when mumbles "I feel like a fucking circus animal... SPIN AROUND...." while smoking like a fiend to kill stress... then his voice suddenly drops into this horrifyingly pseudo-demonic childlike register that sounds almost like he's been possessed: "I'm not a circus animal; I'm a human being...". While twitching and grinning. It practically crosses over into Psychopathic Manchild.
  • History Repeats: Once again, the male bartender with a regional accent gets himself expelled and in last place- before anyone is even voted out of the game for behaving violently and very abrasively in the house until it hits a point of no return and everyone feels scared to be around him and the offending player is called into the Diary Room for emergency psychiatric intervention and bumped from the game upon a negative assessment. Coincidentally, this season also contains a "Justin", the name of the first contestant on the US run to face expulsion.
  • Jerkass: What got him expelled. Scott was constantly cussing, calling all the girls the f-word and bitches (sometimes both at the same time), making creepy passes at people, and at one point catapulted all the round-table chairs across the living room, followed by gleefully suggesting he wanted to smash a window with a life-sized chess piece and swinging it at Dana and Jack while laughing.
  • Mistaken for Gay: By David because of his clothing.
  • Mood-Swinger: His feelings for Amanda for example. One minute, Scott is her Sitcom Arch-Nemesis. The next, he wants to be with her.
  • Nice Hat: His knit cap.
  • Non-Gameplay Elimination: He was expelled from the house for his behavior towards everyone. note .
  • Sanity Slippage: Scott started out as normal but immediately Took a Level in Jerkass when Amanda entered the door and got worse in each episode, because his Trauma Button had been smacked a thousandfold. He just could not deal with her presence in the house, let alone his very life, anymore. He finally had a breakdown, slipped out of his shoes in exhaustion, then threw chairs all over the house, ignored a preemptive Diary Room cool-down summons, threatened to attack people with giant chess pieces, and smoked himself silly with cigarettes.
  • The Scrappy: Scott quickly became this In-Universe.
  • Slasher Smile: That creepy grin he gets while whiffing a life-sized chess piece around makes it hard for Dana to tell if Scott is being serious or not, but what she is sure of is that his presence is changing the vibe around the house in a scary sort of way... like he's a REAL physical threat to people, not just a tough-talker.
  • Stopped Caring: Scott said this in his last episode. He'd had enough of the game, felt like a puppet, and wanted the hell out.
  • 13 Is Unlucky: His placing.
  • Unresolved Sexual Tension: Still had feelings for Amanda.
  • We Hardly Knew Ye: Scott lasted four episodes before finally snapping. His unplanned expulsion actually delayed the first official eviction to episode five.


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