The latest name from soapland to be added to the list of housemates is Neighbours star Ryan Moloney, who plays Toadfish Rebecchi.
[Soap stars Ryan Moloney and Gillian Taylforth are rumoured to be entering the Celebrity Big Brother house]
The Sun reports that the Neighbours actor will join rumoured contestants including former EastEnders actress Gillian Taylforth, Sam Robertson, who played Coronation Street's Adam Barlow, and Tricia Penrose, who starred in Heartbeat as barmaid Gina Ward.
Coronation Street duo Bruce Jones and Wendi Peters, who played Les Battersby and Cilla Battersby-Brown respectively, have also been linked with the Channel 5 show.
[Left: Bruce Jones / Right: Wendi Peters]
Other celebrities speculated to have signed up for the new series of the Channel 5 reality show are Katie Price, X Factor contestant Rylan Clark, Jim Davidson and Meat Loaf.
Justin Lee Collins recently denied speculation linking him with an appearance on the show.
Celebrity Big Brother returns to Channel 5 on January 3 at 9pm.
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