Sex change boxing promoter Kellie Maloney is favourite to win the latest series of Celebrity Big Brother, which kicked off tonight.
Formerly known as Frank, the 61-year-old shot to success managing the career of Lennox Lewis, and exclusively revealed her lifelong dream to be a woman to ITV earlier this month.
Maloney will be joined in the house by Benefit Street's White Dee, boxing champ Audley Harrison, B*Witched star Edele Lynch and Kelly Brook's muscly fiance David McIntosh.
Ex-Strictly Come Dancing professional James Jordan, Gogglebox regular George Gilbey and former Emmerdale actress Claire King are in this year's line up.
Reality TV favourites TOWIE star Lauren Goodger, Stephanie Pratt, from US show The Hills and Made In Chelsea, Geordie Shore's Ricci Guarnaccio and Angelique "Frenchy" Morgan, who has appeared in a number of US reality shows, will also feature.
Making up the final 14 are Hollywood star Gary Busey, whose film roles include Point Break, and veteran actor Leslie Jordan, who starred in hit US sitcom Will And Grace.
The Channel 5 series, now in its 14th year, will be hosted by presenter Emma Willis.
Last year's Celebrity Big Brother winner was comedian Jim Davidson.
Prior to the contestants going into the house it was alleged some of them were unhappy about other housemates being paid higher fees.
Kellie Maloney is reportedly being paid £400,000 to appear- said to be the highest fee the show has ever stumped up.