‘Big Brother’ winners: Who were the best and worst of first 18 seasons?

Now that we know the final eight houseguests competing to win “Big Brother” 19, it is a good time to look back on the first 18 winners of this reality competition series. We want to know who was your favorite champion and who still makes you cringe at the thought that they prevailed.

Need a refresher course on who won when? Then take a tour of our photo gallery above that includes snapshots of each and every winner since the show hosted by Julie Chen debuted on CBS in the summer of 2000. Be sure to cast your vote in our poll below as to the best of these 18 “Big Brother” champs. (We will be asking you for your pick of the worst winner in the coming days.) And remember to check back for the results to see where your favorite ranks with everyone else.

Are you making your “Big Brother” 19 predictions every week? It’s fun and easy, so start predicting the results right now and you might win a $100 Amazon gift certificate. You can continue to update and change your forecasts throughout the week by clicking “Save” when you’ve settled on your choices.

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