Showbusiness By Rupert Adams

Celebrity Big Brother: Huge Gamble On James Cosmo

Bookmakers William Hill can report their fifth favourite in five days as James Cosmo is slashed into 7/2 from 12/1.

“The surge of support for James Cosmo has taken us by surprise and we are still scratching our heads,” said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams.

Celebrity Big Brother 2017: 7/2 James Cosmo, 9/2 Calum Best, 6/1 Bianca Gascoigne, 6/1 James Jordan, 8/1 Chloe Ferry, 8/1 Jedward, 9/1 Jessica Cunningham, 10/1 Spencer & Heidi, 20/1 Coleen Nolan, 25/1 Jamie O’Hara, 25/1 Kim Woodburn, 40/1 Stacy Francis, 100/1 Nicola McLean