Big Brother Australia is soon returning to screens for its thirteenth season.
And ahead of the new season, Daily Mail Australia can reveal that a slew of familiar faces will be appearing on the show.
An AFLW player, a naked magician and Australian Ninja Warrior star are among the many housemates set to enter the house.
Big Brother Australia’s new housemates are LEAKED – as it’s revealed Martha Kalifatidis’ mother Mary (left) will join the newly revamped series
Star of the show: Martha Kalifatidis’ beloved mum, Mary, 56, is already well-known by fans for her hilarious and outspoken personality
Martha Kalifatidis’ beloved mum, Mary, is sure set to get people talking when she enters the house.
Mary is already well-known by fans for her hilarious and outspoken personality.
Mary has already amassed a whopping 43,600 followers having regularly appeared on her Married At First Sight star daughter’s Instagram page.
Queen of the house? Mary, 56, is well-known for her hilarious and outspoken personality
The stunning mother-of-three will be entering the house when the reboot returns to Channel Seven in the next few weeks.
Speaking to Daily Mail Australia, a well placed insider has claimed producers were left scrambling for an exciting addition after Martha rejected an offer to appear on the show.
‘Martha has a good thing going with Nine and suggested that Mary would be perfect for the show,’ they said.
‘Mary is already popular with a lot of MAFS fans. They all lover her. She will bring a lot of drama into the house and is very well liked and not afraid to speak her mind.’
Ready for drama! Speaking to Daily Mail Australia, a well placed insider has claimed producers were left scrambling for an exciting addition after Martha turned down the offer
She will be joined by Australian rules footballer Jess Trend.
Jess, 29, has been spotted interacting with a slew of the show’s rumoured and already announced cast on Instagram.
Back in October, Jess announced she would be skipping the 2021 AFLW season to pursue an ‘exciting opportunity’ that landed her way.
The first group of housemates entered the newly repurposed house on October 17.
Mary will be joined by Australian rules footballer Jess Trend. The 29-year-old has been spotted interacting with a slew of the show’s rumoured and already announced cast on Instagram
‘It is certainly unfortunate that we won’t have Jess as an active player on our list for the upcoming season,’ Senior Manager Football Operations Joe Brierty said.
‘Jess has our full support and, given she has been placed on the inactive list, we can reassess her list position at the end of the season.’
Mikey Pembroke’s ‘famous’ ex-girlfriend Katie Williams will also appear on the series.
Famous ex! Former Married At First Sight star Mikey Pembroke’s ‘famous’ ex-girlfriend Katie Williams, 27, (pictured) is set to appear on the show
Kate, 27, previously appeared as a contestant on the Channel Nine hit show Australian Ninja Warrior in 2017, so would be well-suited to Big Brother’s games.
Katie has appeared in several teaser clips for the upcoming new series.
She previously made headlines in 2020 after it was revealed she was in a long-term relationship with Mikey before his appearance on the Channel Nine dating show.
Kate previously appeared as a contestant on the Channel Nine hit show Australian Ninja Warrior in 2017, so could be well suited Big Brother’s game
Identified: Rising basketball player Marley Biyendolo (pictured) will also appear on the show
Rising basketball player Marley Biyendolo is also set to appear on the show.
The NBL1 player has been identified by fans after he was previously featured in many of the show’s extended previews.
Back in February, Daily Mail Australia announced that Naked Magician Christopher Wayne, MTV VJ Flex Mami and former elite athlete Katie Williams would be appearing on the show.
Back in February, Daily Mail Australia announced that Naked Magician Christopher Wayne (pictured) would be appearing on the show
One half of the Naked Magicians, Christopher is best known as the magician on Channel 10’s Toasted TV.
The promo begins with Big Brother’s infamous voice over saying: ‘My house has been transformed, more rooms. More secrets. More than meets the eye.
‘Have you missed me?… You think you know my game? Think again,’ he teases.
Hello: They will be joined by Brenton Balicki (pictured), a hunky 31-year-old account manager from Sydney
In it to win it: ‘I’m going to use every skill I’ve got, whether its charming them with cooking or charming them physically. There’s not a single challenge that’s going to break me’
They will be joined by Brenton Balicki, a 31-year-old account manager from Sydney.
This ‘very single’ guy describes himself as a passionate person, and he’s playing Big Brother’s game to win.
‘I don’t go into anything to lose,’ he says in a new teaser trailer.
Familiar face: Big Brother is hosted by Sonia Kruger and will air in coming weeks