DAPPER Laughs is one of the housemates in Celebrity Big Brother 2018.
But just who is the comedian and because do some people find him so controversial? Here’s what we know…
Who is Dapper Laughs?
David Daniel O’Reilly, better famous by his theatre name Dapper Laughs, is a British mount up comedian, pick-up artist and social media celebrity from Clapham Common, London.
Dapper Laughs became famous on Facebook, YouTube and Vine.
He is best famous for his ITV2 series Dapper Laughs: On the Pull.
Dapper Laughs now describes himself as a “feminist” and is set for a quip as he enters Celebrity Big Brother this weekend.
What debate did Dapper Laughs face?
The comedian retreated from the spotlight after his show – On The Pull – was forsaken by ITV in 2014 and given his father Pat died in 2016.
He came under fire after he joked that a womanlike assembly member was “gagging for a rape” during one of his stand-up routines.
More than 50,000 people then sealed a petition job for his show to be axed.
Is Dapper Laughs married?
Dapper Laugh’s partner is Shelley Rae.
She gave birth to a baby girl named Neve in Dec 2016.
He frequently posts pictures of life being a dad.
When is Celebrity Big Brother 2018 on?
Celebrity Big Brother is on twice a year, and returned to the screens on January 2 at 9pm on Channel 5.
Spin-off Celebrity Big Brother’s Bit On The Side hosted by Rylan Clark-Neal has also returned.
The show marks 100 years given women won the right to opinion in Britain, and launched with an ALL-FEMALE cast of celebrities to start with.
CBB is on every night on Channel 5 and customarily starts at 9pm. Celebrity Big Brother’s Bit On the Side is on the same channel after the same night.