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Big Brother 17 cast announced: Meet the 14 contestants

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Bill Inoshita/CBS

There’s a dentist, a professional wrestler, a supermarket cashier, a poker player and a poker dealer.  

In the end, though, occupations don’t matter on Big Brother son long as contestants can play the game, look passable in a bathing suit and successfully lie through their teeth! 

Here are the next 14 house guests who’ll spend the summer competing for $500,000 in CBS’ reality hit, set to take over our lives return for an incredible 17th season on June 24. (Following the two-night premiere, BB will air Sundays, Wednesdays and Thursdays with host Julie Chen):

Jace Agolli (23)

Hometown: Dunwoody, Georgia

Current City: Venice Beach, California

Occupation: Personal Trainer 

Becky Burgess (26)

Hometown: Denver, Colorado

Current City: Denver, Colorado

Occupation: Retail Manager

Clay Honeycutt (23)

Hometown: Dickinson, Texas

Current City: College Station, Texas

Occupation: Graduate Student (Texas A&M)

James Huling (31)

Hometown: Sumter, South Carolina

Current City: Wichita Falls, Texas

Occupation: Retail Associate

Meg Maley (25)

Hometown: Collingswood, New Jersey

Current City: New York City

Occupation: Server

Austin Matelson (30)

Hometown: Woodland Hills, California         

Current City: Woodland Hills, California

Occupation: Professional Wrestler

John McGuire (28)

Hometown: Scranton, Pennsylvania 

Current City: Jefferson Township, Pennsylvania

Occupation: Dentist

Audrey Middleton (25)

Hometown: Villa Rica, Georgia

Current City: Villa Rica, Georgia

Occupation: Digital Media Consultant

Steve Moses (22)

Hometown: Gouverneur, New York

Current City: Gouverneur, New York

Occupation: College Student

Liz Nolan (23)

Hometown: Miami

Current City: Miami

Occupation: Marketing Coordinator

Shelli Poole (33)

Hometown: Marietta, Georgia

Current City: Atlanta

Occupation: Interior Designer

Da’Vonne Rogers (27)

Hometown: Inglewood, California

Current City: Los Angeles

Occupation: Poker Dealer

Vanessa Rousso (32)

Hometown: Las Vegas

Current City: Las Vegas

Occupation: Professional Poker Player

Jason Roy (25)

Hometown: Fall River, Massachusetts

Current City: Swansea, Massachusetts

Occupation: Supermarket Cashier

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