Nikki Grahame

Nikki Grahame on Live from Studio Five today

September 13, 2010
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Nikki was interviewed by Kate Walsh and Jayne Middlemiss about her time on Ultimate Big Brother on "Live from Studio Five", - Channel Five 6.25pm-7.00pm.

Introduced as "adorable, fiery and feisty," and looking as lovely as ever, Nikki said she was honoured to be on UBB and was shocked to be asked, given the big names that were going to be in there, but that as soon as she was asked she didn't hesitate as it was such a special thing to be in the last BB ever. She said she felt at home in the house and it was like a holiday but she missed her BB7 housemates and was so happy when Glyn, and then Pete, came into the house. She was asked about her relationship with Pete and said that they were good friends now.

They also asked her about her friendship with Vanessa and Nikki explained how overjoyed she was to see Vanessa come in because it was like having a friend from home come into the house. They'd met a couple of years ago on a TV show and had kept in touch and Vanessa had been to her book launch. In the house she saw Vanessa as a sort of mother figure and it was because Vanessa knew her history, and was a genuinely caring person, that it was easy to open up to her about her anorexia.

They also mentioned Nikki being close to Nick, and Nikki said how much she was looking forward to meeting him, Victor and Vanessa at the wrap party tonight. Watch out for photos!!

The interviewers also commented on how Nikki had changed since BB7 having witnessed far fewer tantrums. Nikki explained that she'd watched footage of herself in BB7 and been embarrassed and decided that she really needed to "keep a lid" on things this time round and, even though she admitted she'd had to bite her tongue a few times, she said she felt pretty proud of how she'd behaved.
And so she should be.


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