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'Big Brother Reindeer Games' Cast: Meet the Former Players Competing

Big Brother” icons are coming back to compete for a $100,000 grand prize… and to save the holidays, of course.

CBS announced the cast for “Big Brother Reindeer Games,” the franchise’s first-ever holiday special, set to debut with a two-hour premiere on Dec. 11 at 9 p.m. ET., on CBS and streaming on Paramount+.

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Here’s the official synopsis: “This ultimate holiday showdown brings together legendary former players, including previous winners and America’s Favorite Players. The holiday special filled with the most challenging and unpredictable holiday-themed competitions will pit BB legends against each other as they face a new game with an all-new set of rules.”

Unlike “Big Brother,” this is strictly about the competitions and the cast will not be living inside the house. It will take place over two weeks with six “action-packed holiday-themed episodes.” Each episode with feature three competitions, ending in “Santa’s Showdown,” during which one player will be sent home. The finale will air on Dec. 21 at 8 p.m. ET.

The cast will be guided by the “Magical Elves”: Derek Xiao from Season 23, Tiffany Mitchell from Season 23 and Jordan Lloyd from Season 11 and 13.

“Big Brother Reindeer Games” is produced by Fly On The Wall Entertainment and Banijay Americas. Allison Grodner, Rich Meehan and Chris Roach are executive producers.

Meet the full cast below:

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Frankie Grande (Season 16)

Frankie Grande (Season 16)
Frankie Grande (Season 16)

Age: 40
Occupation: Actor
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.

Nicole Franzel (Seasons 16, 22, Season 18 Winner)

Nicole Franzel (Seasons 16, 22, Season 18 Winner)
Nicole Franzel (Seasons 16, 22, Season 18 Winner)

Age: 31
Occupation: Boutique owner
Hometown: Ubly, Mich.

Danielle Reyes (Season 3, 7)

Danielle Reyes (Season 3, 7)
Danielle Reyes (Season 3, 7)

Age: 51
Occupation: Real estate manager
Hometown: San Francisco, Calif.

Taylor Hale (Season 24 Winner)

Taylor Hale (Season 24 Winner)
Taylor Hale (Season 24 Winner)

Age: 28
Occupation: Motivational speaker
Hometown: Detroit, Mich.

Josh Martinez (Season 19 Winner)

Josh Martinez (Season 19 Winner)
Josh Martinez (Season 19 Winner)

Age: 29
Occupation: Content creator
Hometown: Miami, Fla.

Cody Calafiore (Season 16, Season 22 Winner)

Cody Calafiore (Season 16, Season 22 Winner)
Cody Calafiore (Season 16, Season 22 Winner)

Age: 32
Occupation: Software sales rep
Hometown: Howell, N.J.

Cameron Hardin (Season 25)

Cameron Hardin (Season 25)
Cameron Hardin (Season 25)

Age: 34
Occupation: Stay-at-home dad
Hometown: Eastman, Ga.

Britney Haynes (Seasons 12, 14)

Britney Haynes (Seasons 12, 14)
Britney Haynes (Seasons 12, 14)

Age: 36
Occupation: Real estate agent
Hometown: Tulsa, Okla.

Xavier Prather (Season 23 Winner)

Xavier Prather (Season 23 Winner)
Xavier Prather (Season 23 Winner)

Age: 29
Occupation: Attorney
Hometown: Milwaukee, Wis.