Meet Big Brother Season 17 Audrey Middleton – the 1st Transgender Contestant
Audrey Middleton is one of Big Brother Season 17’s newest houseguests. Not only is the 25 year old, the first transgender houseguest, she is the first transgender reality star.
So what do we know about Audrey Middleton:
Hometown: Villa Rica, Ga.
Current City: Villa Rica, Ga.
Occupation: Digital Media Consultant
In an interview with Big Brother former winner, Jeff Shroeder, Middleton said she planned on bringing a very versatile perspective of a character that hasn’t been seen before. She said nobody is off limits and she will do whatever she has to move forward in the game. She is not a wall flower and plans on showing no emotion.
CBS hasn’t revealed much about the contestants outside of their biographies. Below you will see what was revealed about Audrey.
Audrey grew up in a small Georgia town, Villa Rica. She is close with her parents and considers mom and dad among her best friends. She has worked some interesting jobs, including a pizza delivery person and an MMA Ring Girl.
Audrey has a type – she prefers tall, dark and handsome guys with a quick wit.
We have a list of all of the cast members for Big Brother Season 17 here.
She spent a good part of her life swimming competitively, where she excelled, and she still swims laps every week at the gym.
While Middleton loves to get dressed up and look fabulous head-to-toe, she isn’t afraid to get dirty. Camping, kayaking and hiking are some of her favorite activities.
Audrey believes that fear is an illusion and she doesn’t get intimidated easily. She compares herself to Dexter Morgan.
When asked if she prefers to be loved and possibly lose or hated and win the grand prize of $500,000, Middleton said she wants both – to be loved and win the money.
Middleton will be watched closely this season. Will she reveal to the other houseguests she is transgender? Will she be involved in a romantic relationship?
Have U Heard will keep you posted on the show this season. Stay tuned for some drama.