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 Penny Ellis
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Born: 1968w
Died: Penny Ellis
Hometown: London
Occupation: Teacher
Big Brother 2
Entered: Day 1
Exited: Day 15
Status: Evicted
Nomination(s) Received: 5

Penny Ellis is a housemate from Big Brother 2.


Penny Ellis (born 1968) 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.

Big Brother 2[]

Penny was nominated for eviction against Helen on Day 8, having received five nominations from her fellow housemates. On Day 15, Penny became the first housemate evicted from Big Brother 2, receiving 58% of the public vote.

Nominations History[]

Penny's Nominations History
Week Penny's
Nominations Against
2 Helen,
Amma, Bubble, Dean,
Elizabeth, Stuart
Evicted, Day 15

Post-Big Brother[]

Following her eviction, Penny was fired from her job as she had appeared nude in the House, and has since then hastly returned to teaching , as a supply.



  • Penny is the second ever woman to be the first person evicted from a series.
  • Penny was the second ever teacher to appear on a series of Big Brother.
  • Penny was the oldest female housemate in Big Brother 2.
  • Penny was the only Big Brother 2 housemate not to live in the House with Josh Rafter, as he entered the House after her eviction.
  • Despite sharing the same last name, Penny and PJ Ellis are not related.
  • As Big Brother 1 and Big Brother 2 are tied for having featured fewer housemates than any other series of Big Brother, Penny and Sada Wilkington are the highest placing first evictees ever; they both finished in 11th place.