Big Brother South Africa Season 1 Housemates
The twelve Big Brother South Africa season 1 housemates were revealed on Sunday 26 August 2001 at the launch event of the first ever season of Big Brother South Africa, they included six males and six females.
Below is a table stating each of the 12 housemates’ name, age on entry to the Big Brother house, occupation and hometown.
NOTE: Click on a housemate’s name to view his or her full profile
|Housemate||Age on Entry||Occupation||Hometown|
|Bradford Wood||26||Student||Cape Town, Western Cape|
|Ferdinand Rabie||26||Tour company operator||Cape Town, Western Cape|
|Irvan Damon||28||Climate change specialist||Pretoria, Gauteng|
|Janine Orderson||32||Teacher||Cape Town, Western Cape|
|Lara Plumstead||29||Marketing manager||Johannesburg|
|Leigh Bennie||25||Air traffic service assistant||Cape Town, Western Cape|
|Margaret van der Westhuizen||23||Data capturer||Johannesburg|
|Nina Zani||23||Bartender and waitress||Cape Town, Western Cape|
|Riaad Isaacs||31||Personal trainer||Johannesburg|
|Steven van Rooyen||29||Pest controller||Mtubatuba, KwaZulu-Natal|