Despite positioning himself well during the first few weeks of the game as the figurehead leader of Gr8ful, Jack was controversial because of his his comments made towards and about other houseguests. A huge blowup in week 5 pitted him against his closest ally Jackson Michie. After Jessica Milagros won Head of Household in week 6, she decided to target Jack and Jackson. Jack was evicted in a 6-2 vote, finishing in 11th place becoming the first member of the jury.
During his post-eviction interview, Julie Chen-Moonves questioned Jack about his controversial behavior.
Jack Matthews Biography
Age: 28 Hometown: Chicago Current city: Tampa, Florida Occupation: Fitness Trainer Three adjectives that describe you: Honest, integrity, and character. Favorite activities: CrossFit, photography, and hanging with my dog Layla. Do you have a strategy for winning the game?
Be honest, have integrity, and good character. My life's motto is...
"Keep it simple." What would you take into the house and why?
- My dog, Layla.
- Music. Fun facts about yourself:
- I can snatch 275 lbs. (Olympic weightlifting jargon).
- I can wiggle my ears.
- I have pretty large hands for my height.
- I like to sing. I think I'm good at it when I'm by myself.
- I can walk on my hands for quite some time.