Brian Dowling, 22, was an air steward from County Kildare. He was known in the house for being everyone's favourite and for his dislike of Josh. He won Big Brother 2 with 58% of the vote to win. After winning Big Brother he starred in other reality tv shows including Hells Kitchen, where he came third and Fáilte Towers, where he came second. He also won a Come Dine with Me Big Brother Winners special. In 2010, he won Ultimate Big Brother and the title of Ultimate House mate. He co-presented Live from Studio 5 from 2010-11. In 2011, it was announced that Brian was to present Big Brother for Channel 5. He has also presented childrens tv, presenting SMTV Live in 2002, his own show called Brian's Boyfriends and is a guest presenter for This Morning. He has done voice over work including narrating The Salon. He has also hosted awards ceremonies including the Elle Style Awards. He had a spot on Radio 1 on Saturdays mornings doing the entertainment news in 2004-6.
Brian wins Big Brother
Big Brother: Brian Dowling to host Channel 5 series
Channel 5 signs new two-year Big Brother contract
Big Brother host Brian Dowling left shaken after he's robbed at knifepoint by two hooded men