The long-awaited Big Brother Célébrités is finally here and the 15 Celebrity participants have been revealed, let’s get to meet them and find out more information about big brother celebrity québec participants.
The format of the show follows the American celebrity version and the Canadian English version. Celebrities must use strategy and their psychological, physical and social skills to win events and thus avoid eviction. On eviction night, celebrities will cast their vote to evict one of the nominees.
In the end, the one celebrity remaining will be crowned the winner. The winner will pick-up prizes consisting of a Cadillac Model car, $25,000 in cash and another $25,000 donated to the cause or charity of their choice.
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Big Brother Celebrity Quebec Participants – Season 1
1. Camille Felton
Camille Felton is a 21 years old Actress recognized by young people for her roles in Max and Livia and Subito Texto. The headliner of La Dérape on Club Illico, she was recently seen on TV in the popular series Fugueuse, and in the cinema in Matthias et Maxime by Xavier Dolan. Camille is the co-founder of the Émergence film festival and she is the youngest Big Brother Celebrity participant.
2. Claude Bégin
Singer, rapper, producer, photographer and actor, Claude Bégin first made himself known to the public as a member of the Hip Hop group, recipient of many Félix, Alaclair Ensemble. In solo, the singer-songwriter has accumulated radio successes, such as the song We stop in a duet with Marie-Mai and the very popular Avant de Disappearing, nominated at the ADISQ Gala in the “Song” category of the year.
3. Emmanuel Auger
Although Emmanuel Auger has participated in more than forty films and TV series during his career including Omertà, Virginie, Lance et Compte, Camera Café and Watatatow, the public now knows him as Christian Phaneuf, the odious leader of the bikers of District 31.
4. Francois Lambert
Whether you first knew him as a participant in An Almost Perfect Supper or as a fiery investor in In the Eye of the Dragon, businessman François Lambert certainly did not leave you indifferent. Become a millionaire at only 33 years old thanks to his companies in the field of technology, François is proud of his success and does not hide it. This winter, he’s handing over control of his successful maple products business to his associates while he does something just as important to him: win Big Brother Celebrities.
5. Genevieve Borne
A great adventurer recognized for her many travel shows that have taken her to the four corners of the planet, host Geneviève Borne has decided to put her bags in the house of Big Brother Celebrities this winter. Used to entering the privacy of public figures with her famous show In my camera, Geneviève will taste her own medicine while the cameras of the house of Big Brother Celebrities scrutinize her actions 24/7.
6. Jean-Thomas Jobin
With 3 one-man-shows to his credit, including the last recipient of the Olivier award for author of the year and best director, the comedian Jean-Thomas Jobin has become, in his 20-year career, a reference in the absurd humor in Quebec. After years of developing an almost obsessive passion for certain reality TV shows, Jean-Thomas goes to the other side of the screen and enters the game.
7. Kevin lapierre
The double Occupation lion arrives at Big Brother! Sacred favorite of the public following his stint at Double Occupation South Africa, Kevin Lapierre again tried the OD adventure in 2020 in OD at home. Despite his unsuccessful romance, Kevin’s breadth of colorful personality has made him one of the most successful reality TV participants of recent years. This “party animal” from Quebec is the Big Brother Celebrities player with the most experience in a reality TV.
8. Kim clavel
Boxer and nursing assistant, Kim “KK” Clavel is the NABF lightweight champion and is aiming for the World Champion belt in the near future. Originally from Crabtree, she fell in love with boxing in 2006, and only took 4 years to become a Canadian champion. In 2020, Kim won the Pat Tillman Award for her work as a nurse during the first wave of Covid-19 where she took care of patients in CHSLDs, which earned her a laudatory article in the Times Magazine.
9. Laurence Bareil
She’s the queen of shopping! Host of the popular show C’est quoi ton plan on Canal Vie, Laurence Bareil has been working in the television world since the early 2000s, but it’s her job as weather presenter at Salut Bonjour que he made it known to the general public. At the head of La Reine du shopping, a TV show that later became a blog and even a book, Laurence introduces us to the ABCs of smart shopping.
10. Lysandre Nadeau
The Lysandre Nadeau phenomenon is more than 340,000 subscribers on Instagram and 430,000 on Youtube, figures which place the 25-year-old web content creator among the most followed Quebec personalities on the web. Native of the Gaspé, Lysandre reached these impressive figures by sharing since 2009 his moods with frankness and casually to his fans in Quebec and in France. Via her Youtube channel, among other things, she “came out” as a bisexual at the age of 16.
11. Marie-Chantal Toupin
Since the start of her career more than 20 years ago, singer Marie-Chantal Toupin has moved air and leaves no one indifferent. With an impressive number of radio hits, 15 ADISQ nominations and 2 certified platinum records, the rocker from Montreal has had an artistic journey far from boring. Marie-Chantal’s perseverance has allowed her to get up a number of times to continue presenting her music to her fans.
12. Maxime Landry
Grand winner of the 2009 edition, Maxime Landry has come a long way since Star Académie. Accumulating a platinum record, a gold record, 5 Félix, and a gold ticket, Maxime’s musical career is as varied as it is filled with success. Also author of 4 bestsellers and radio and TV host, this big-hearted Beauceron is known for his kindness and perseverance, which are sizeable assets in a competition like Big Brother.
13. Richardson Zephyr
Since his victory at En route vers mon premier Gala Juste pour rire in 2016, Richardson Zéphir has taken more and more place in the Quebec artistic landscape. Originally from Haiti, Richardson is known for his wacky characters and endearing facial expressions. In addition to his live performances and the many improvisation matches in which he takes part, we have seen the actor and comedian in La maison bleue, Faits divers and Les Simone on the small screen.
14. Rita baga
Jean-François Guevremont by day, Rita Baga by night, this participant of Big Brother Celebrities presents himself as a duo! Since 2007, Jean-François has mastered the art of the “drag queen” and transformed into Rita Baga to give flamboyant and colorful shows. One of the central pillars of Quebec’s LGBTQ + cultural scene, it is however thanks to her participation in the first season of Canada’s Drag Race, where victory slipped out of her hands in the final, that Rita Baga’s international notoriety took its flight.
15. Varda Etienne
Be warned, a great diva is coming to the house of Big Brother Celebrities! Since her debut in 1996 at the helm of “Bouge de là” on MusiquePlus, Varda Étienne has tinted numerous TV shows with her audacity and authenticity. Whether in Flash, Soleil tout inclus, Par ici la sortie, Virginie, Sucré Salé or on the radio, the host and columnist stands out wherever she goes. Also an author, her books Maudite Folle and Femmes de gangster allowed her to open up to the public on a more personal level. Since 2020, she has been at the head of Varda Cosmetics, a collection of cosmetics for all skin tones.
There you have it, all 15 big brother celebrity québec participants. Do you have a favourite already? If yes do let us know in the comment section below.