Former Big Brother winner now working as a cleaner

Well, this has come as a bit of a shock!

Former Big Brother winner Pete Bennett has gone down a different career path – he’s set up his own cleaning company!

He walked away with the £100,000 prize money after finishing in top place in the 2006 series, and he enjoyed fame and attention upon his exit.

He embarked on a relationship with fellow housemate Nikki Grahame and things seemed to be rosy.

But a battle against drug addiction brought the star back down to earth with a bump.

He told the Jeremy Kyle Show in 2015 that his addiction had led to him being made homeless.

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But now he seems to have turned his life around and will clean your house for £100 an hour.

The new venture is called Celebriclean, and Pete wrote on the company’s Facebook page:

“I am proud to announce I’ve started my new cleaning business.

“So if you need your place spotless, then gizza call, I’m your man! Selfies and FUN included.”

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Speaking to Daily Star about his new business last year, the 34-year old, who has Tourette’s Syndrome, said:

“I don’t mind getting my hands dirty and I’ll do any sort of cleaning job.

“I think other celebrities will definitely come on board because there are a lot who need money between the work. It’ll be a good laugh. I love meeting new people.”

And he also assured anyone who might be considering paying for his services that they’d get a good job out of him.

“It’s definitely a novel way of getting a cleaner in but it’s not a gimmick, I will definitely clean their homes, I’m pretty good at it.”