This article is about the American Contestant from Big Brother 12 (US). For the Canadian Contestant, see Andrew James Gordon.

Andrew Ian Gordon was a HouseGuest on Big Brother 12. Andrew was viewed as a nuisance by his housemates. In Week 3, Andrew was nominated as a pawn to backdoor either Brendon Villegas or Rachel Reilly. However, when the plan backfired, Andrew was evicted by a unanimous 8-0 vote and placed 11th.


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Name: Andrew Gordon
Age: 39
Current Residence: Miami Beach, Fla.
Occupation: Podiatrist
Three adjectives that describe you: Stubborn, spontaneous and sneaky
Favorite activities: Video games, poker, watching football, swimming and going to "Toys R Us"
What do you think will be the most difficult part about living inside the Big Brother house: Not seeing my daughter is always hard, but the most difficult part of living inside the Big Brother house will be not watching ESPN daily
Strategy for winning Big Brother: My formula: Kaysar + Will + George and Russell's (from Survivor) game plan = Andrew
What types of people would you NOT choose to live with you in the house: Politicians, lawyers, rude people and anyone with an IQ of an idiot
A recurring theme on Big Brother is "expect the unexpected." How would you handle "the unexpected:" I love the theme - bring it on!
Which past Big Brother cast member did you like most or least: I liked Marvin from season 5 the most because he was intelligent and always said what he thought. I hated Holly from season 5 because she was annoying and materialistic
What are you afraid of: I hate snakes, heights, beauty (it can control me) and Rabbis scare me (self guilt)
What is the accomplishment you are most proud of: Being a great father to my daughter
Finish this sentence: "My life's motto is:" Live for today because tomorrow will be yesterday soon
Is there anything else you want to tell the audience about yourself: I'm a tall, cute, Jewish, single, doctor, father that's very competitive and ready to stir the pot in the Big Brother house.[1]

Player History - Big Brother 12

Competition History

Week 1 HOH Sat Out - Immune 1
Have/Have-Not Have
POV Loss​
Week 2 HOH Loss
Have/Have-Not Have
POV Not Picked
Week 3 HOH Loss
Have/Have-Not Have-Not
POV Loss

Note: 1 Andrew volunteered to sit out of the first HOH competition as only twelve spots were available. In exchange, he was given immunity for the first week.

Have/Have-Not History

Week 1 Have
Week 2 Have
Week 3 Have-Not

Voting History

Week Position Voted for With Majority?
1 Immune Annie Whittington Yes
2 Monet Stunson Yes
3 Nominated

Post Big Brother

  • In the summer of 2016, Andrew was cast in the third season of Audrey Middleton's online reality game, Sequester. He was voted out on Night 2.
    • At the end of season 5, he awarded a $50 prize to the person the viewers voted had the best strategy. Sindy Nguyen won the award.
    • On July 6th, 2017, it was revealed that he was to participate on season 10 of Sequester. He was voted out on night 7, and placed 4th.
  • Andrew was a contestant on the game show Wheel of Fortune on February 4, 2020. He did not make it to the Bonus Round but finished with an all-cash total of $15,300.[2]



Big Brother 12 House Guests
Square-Hayden Moss
Square-Lane Elenburg
Square-Enzo Palumbo
Square-Britney Haynes
Square-Ragan Fox
Square-Brendon Villegas
Square-Matt Hoffman
Square-Kathy Hillis
Square-Rachel Reilly
Square-Kristen Bitting
Square-Andrew Gordon
Square-Monet Stunson
Square-Annie Whittington
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