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Penny Ellis was a housemate on Big Brother 2 (UK). She was the first housemate to be evicted from the house.


Penny Ellis (born 12 October 1967) from London was an English teacher. Penny says she is a bit eccentric and that her ambition is to make every teenager's dream come true. She says she does not like people sniffing near her and claims to be very clean and tidy. Penny says she likes to relax listening to music and cuddling her teddy bear.

Player's History - Big Brother UK 2001[]

Task History[]

Nominations History[]

Week Nominated Nominated By Final Position
2 Helen Adams
Amma Antwi-Agyei
Amma Antwi-Agyei
Bubble Ferguson
Dean O'Loughlin
Elizabeth Woodcock
Stuart Hosking

Post Big Brother[]

  • Following her eviction, Penny was fired from her job as she had appeared nude in the House, but later returned to teaching and eventually began working in the café at Morrisons.
  • In 2023, she released her autobiography Meet Me at the Mirror based on her experiences before, during and after appearing on the show.


  • Penny is the last first boot in Big Brother (UK) to be evicted in Week 2.
Big Brother 2 (UK) Housemates
Brian 2001
Helen 2001
Dean 2001
Elizabeth 2001
Paul 2001
Josh 2001
Amma 2001
Bubble 2001
Narinder 2001
Stuart 2001
Penny 2001