Derrick Levasseur is now $500,000 richer. Derrick Levasseur won against Cody Calafiore and Victoria Rafaeli in the Big Brother final last night.
Derrick Levasseur is the Big Brother 16 winner, taking home the $500,000 grand prize. He got voted the winner with a record breaking number of votes.
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30-year-old Derrick Levasseur is a police officer. Derrick attended college on a full ride baseball scholarship and got his master’s degree in Business Management. He’s been a Police Sergeant for 10 years after starting as an undercover officer when he was only 20 years old.
Watch the reveal of the BB16 winner in the video clip below.
Derrick Levasseur thanked everybody at Big Brother in the Tweet below.
Big Brother is already confirmed for two more seasons. CBS has renewed the summer reality hit BIG BROTHER for its 17th and 18th editions for broadcast in summer 2015 and 2016. The series is hosted by Julie Chen.
“BIG BROTHER continues to be the one of the summer’s most dominant programs, and with each season, Allison and Rich produce the most twisted ways to evolve the series creatively,” said Chris Castallo, CBS Executive Vice President, Alternative Programming. “With its one-of-a-kind format, coupled with its passionate, socially engaged fan base, no other show comes close to duplicating it.”
About Big Brother
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Big Brother follows a group of people living together in a house outfitted with 76 HD cameras and more than 100 microphones recording their every move, 24 hours a day. Each week, the Houseguests vote someone out of the house. The last remaining Houseguest will receive the grand prize of $500,000.