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Derek Acorah

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Derek Francis Johnson, professionally known as Derek Acorah, is a TV psychic, best known for appearing on the paranormal television series Most Haunted. The star describes himself as a spiritual medium, and says his first experience in the paranormal world came when he was just aged six, after seeing a ghost on his grandmother's landing!

Derek has been touring with his Whispers from Heaven tour, which helps connects people with their loved ones in the spirit world.

What are you looking forward to most about Celebrity Big Brother and why?
I am looking forward to seeing how I can adapt to living twenty-four seven with people I have never met before, and finding out about each one through general conversation.

What kind of housemate do you think you'll be?
A considerate, kind, maybe tolerant… and helpful housemate!

Describe yourself in three words.
A lover of life, generous of nature and kind.