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‘Big Brother Canada’ Season 10 contestants: Meet the houseguests

The 16 Canadians participating in Season 10 of 'Big Brother Canada.'. Global

Big Brother Canada is back for its 10th season, and once again the house will be filled with Canadians from across the country eager to get their hands on the $100,000 prize — and yes, of course, the title.

Premiering Wednesday, March 2 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on Global, Big Brother Canada will follow 16 Canadians all living in the same house as they compete in retro and modern games.

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#BBCAN10 is ready to level up with a new diverse group of houseguests, eager to take a shot at the biggest social experiment on TV.

This season’s houseguests include a charming firefighter from Québec, a passionate theatre director from Ontario, a bubbly Master’s student from British Columbia and more. The winners of this season get the grand prize of $100,000 cash, $10,000 for a brand new wardrobe courtesy of Winners and an unforgettable travel experience from Expedia.

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Meet the Season 10 houseguests below.

Betty Yirsaw

Age: 31
Hometown: Edmonton
Occupation: Human resources manager
About: Betty may be kind and free-spirited, but watch out for her feisty side in the BBCAN house!

Steven (Gino) Giannopoulos

Age: 28
Hometown: Laval, Que.
Occupation: Firefighter
About: Gino is a self-proclaimed “lover” and sure to charm all the houseguests, but his strong mental and physical game inspired by his job as a firefighter will make him unstoppable.

Haleena Gill

Age: 27
Hometown: Surrey, B.C.
Occupation: Master’s student
About: Ready to be the friend, therapist or whoever you need her to be, Haleena plans to get the houseguests to fall in love with her but isn’t afraid of being cutthroat when needed.

Hermon Nizghi

Age: 29
Hometown: Nanaimo, B.C.
Occupation: Auto sales general manager
About: Funny, magnetic and one-of-a-kind, Hermon knows how to light up a room. His promise to stand by his morals and never quit will take him to the top.

Jacey-Lynne Graham

Age: 24
Hometown: Thunder Bay, Ont.
Occupation: Social media manager
About: An undercover comp beast, Jacey-Lynne will reveal her athletic side when the time is right and if it works for her game, a showmance could be in the cards.

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Jay Northcott

Age: 28
Hometown: Toronto
Occupation: Theatre director
About: Jay has no problem commanding a room and taking charge. This exuberant theatre director will use their leadership skills and acting chops to play the lead role in the house.

Jessica Gowling

Age: 35
Hometown: Cranbrook, B.C.
Occupation: Visual artist
About: This eccentric visual artist and superfan will slip under the radar by playing a cool, calm and collected social game. But underneath it all, Jessica has a master plan to outwit the competition and claim the crown.

Josh Nash

Age: 28
Hometown: Vancouver
Occupation: Paediatric resident
About: With 11 siblings, Josh knows a thing or two about sharing a house with many personalities. He will have no problem being a team player and creating strong alliances, until he needs to break off all ties and fly solo to the end.

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Kevin Jacobs

Age: 28
Hometown: Toronto
Occupation: Sales engineer
About: Kevin has a diabolical plan to lie, trick and pit the other houseguests against each other, all while still making them laugh.

Kyle Moore

Age: 23
Hometown: Halifax
Occupation: Podcaster
About: Move first, attack in the middle and castle early. Kyle’s approach to the game is like chess and he plans to upend the board as soon as he enters the BBCAN house.

Martin (Marty) Frenette

Age: 43
Hometown: Petit-Rocher, N.B.
Occupation: Fraud investigator
About: Martin is a cool dad and nice guy, but don’t let him fool you! As a fraud investigator, he’ll be able to sniff out the liars in the house.

Melina Mansing

Age: 29
Hometown: Toronto
Occupation: Artist
About: Melina lives her life with spontaneity and no rules, so watch out! This wildcard will shake up the house with her dynamic personality and calculated strategy.

Moose Bendago

Age: 24
Hometown: Toronto
Occupation: Content creator
About: Moose plans to be a gutsy player, trust his instincts and be loyal to his alliances. His social game will put everyone under his spell.

Stephanie Paterson

Age: 26
Hometown: Toronto
Occupation: Child and youth worker
About: With an over-the-top personality and a winning smile, Stephanie plans to be everyone’s friend and shoulder to cry on, but she won’t be afraid to use their secrets against them.

Summer Sayles

Age: 25
Hometown: Toronto
Occupation: Funemployed
About: Summer is coming to win, not to make friends. With a short temper while hangry, she is hoping to stay away from slop and keep focused on her vision of winning big.

Tynesha White

Age: 32
Hometown: Montreal
Occupation: Model
About: Tynesha is representing all the single mothers of the world! With her “Je ne sais quoi” energy, she plans to talk, laugh and joke around to the end.

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‘Big Brother Canada’ airs on Global three nights a week including Mondays (Head of Household), Wednesdays (Power of Veto) and Thursdays (eviction).

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