Reposted from a BB newsgroup. As usual, take with a grain of salt until substantiated.
Well, it appears that they’re dipping into the BB14 playbook for this season since it was deemed a success the last time it was used.
The muckity-mucks in charge of Big Brother U.S. are actively pursuing a number of past winners (those who either aren’t in prison or persona-non-grata due to past indiscretions) to head up four teams of newbies in the BB house this season.
So far, only two unnamed past winners have basically shown great interest to reappear pending negotiations on certain “perks” that they are requesting. One such winner was last seen on ‘The Amazing Race’ not too long ago, and the other has a scheduling conflict with his college which may (or may not) be cleared in time before the June 25th premier.
Could Dr.Will make a return?
After winning CBS’s Big Brother 2 in 2001, Kirby briefly served as a medical correspondent for Extra! magazine. He appeared in an episode of The Young and the Restless in late October 2006. He was also heavily featured on two seasons of the E! Channel television series Dr. 90210 and made appearances on episodes of LA Ink, Chelsea Lately (August 2008), Reality Bites Back (September 2008), and Reality Obsessed (October 2008). Kirby also co-hosted Yo on E! on several occasions during 2008.
Additionally, Kirby has made several appearances on The Doctors as himself, during 2008 and 2009 and 2012. On December 13, 2008, Kirby appeared on the weekend edition of E! News, discussing poll percentage ratings and the comparison of celebrity body parts. On March 6, 2011, Kirby appeared in the sixth season premiere of The Real Housewives of Orange County where he supervised a laser tattoo removal procedure received by housewife Tamra Barney. He has appeared on more than 35 television shows.
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