Big Brother‘s newest season hasn’t even begun, however the twists are already underway.
Skilled dancer Christie Valdiserri, who was introduced as a Season 23 houseguest earlier this month, has exited the sequence simply days earlier than its return after she examined constructive for the coronavirus.
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“I don’t know how I acquired it,” Valdiserri shared in a video message on Monday. “I’ve the vaccine, and I’ve been following all the rules up up to now. I’ve completely no signs, I really feel completely high-quality. So I’m actually grateful for that, but it surely’s actually irritating as a result of I received’t be enjoying on Massive Brother this summer season.”
She additionally addressed her battle with alopecia, a situation that may trigger full hair loss on the scalp and physique, and the suggestions she’s seen on-line since her casting was introduced.
“I’ve put myself on the market and shared this vulnerability of being bald, and all of the feedback, good or dangerous, are affecting all people else that is also bald and experiences this vulnerability, so unfold love,” she continued. “Whether or not you’re simply discovering out about alopecia, or you understand what alopecia is, you understand that we’re unstoppable, and I’m going to bounce again in a method or one other.”
Valdiserri might be changed by Claire Rehfuss (pictured above, proper), a 25-year-old synthetic intelligence engineer who hails from Chagrin Falls, Ohio. Per Rehfuss’ official Big Brother bio, her technique will depend on “my intelligence, drive and adaptableness,” and he or she plans to “attempt to get out the sturdy alpha dudes early.”
Massive Brother returns for Season 23 on Wednesday, July 7, with a stay, 90-minute premiere at 8/7c. The present will then air on Sundays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting July 11 at 8 pm.
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