Big Brother South Africa Season 1

Big Brother South Africa season 1 took place in 2001, it was produced by Endemol for M-Net. There were 12 housemates and the winner was Ferdinand Rabie, the show was hosted by Mark Pilgrim and Gerry Rantseli.

Big Brother South Africa Season 1
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Season Summary:

Hosted by:Mark Pilgrim and Gerry Rantseli
Number of days:106
Number of housemates:12
Winner:Ferdinand Rabie
Runner-up:Vuyo Tofile
Start date:Sunday 26 August 2001
End date:Sunday 9 December 2001


HousemateAge on EntryOccupationHometownResult
Ferdinand Rabie26Tour company operatorCape Town, Western CapeWinner
Vuyo Tofile21StudentJohannesburgRunner-up
Nobesuthu Cele24StudentDurban3rd Place
Riaad Isaacs31Personal trainerJohannesburg4th Place
Irvan Damon28Climate change specialistPretoria, Gauteng5th Place
Leigh Bennie25Air traffic service assistantCape Town, Western Cape6th Place
Margaret van der Westhuizen23Data capturerJohannesburg7th Place
Steven van Rooyen29Pest controllerMtubatuba, KwaZulu-Natal8th Place
Janine Orderson32TeacherCape Town, Western Cape9th Place
Bradford Wood26StudentCape Town, Western Cape10th Place
Lara Plumstead29Marketing managerJohannesburg11th Place
Nina Zani23Bartender and waitressCape Town, Western Cape12th Place

Main Article: Big Brother South Africa Season 1 Housemates


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