'Absolutely disgusted': Rylan Clark-Neal and Nikki Grahame lead horrified reactions after 'hackers' falsely claimed transgender Big Brother star Rebekah Shelton was dead

Transgender Big Brother star Rebekah Shelton claimed her Twitter was hacked with a fake announcement that she had died on Friday. And the alumni of the hit Channel 5 reality show took to social media to share their outrage at the hackers, branding the ...

Who is Rebekah Shelton, when was Rodrigo Lopes on Big Brother and what has she said about reports of her death?

Rebekah appeared on Big Brother in 2009 as Rodrigo Lopes. She finished fifth on the show’s tenth series while it was still on Channel 4. Brazilian-born Rebekah became one half of Big Brother’s "first same sex couple" after taking a bath with co-star ...

Rebekah Shelton not dead: Transgender Big Brother star previously known as Rodrigo Lopes refutes death story prompted by her own Twitter account

Transgender Big Brother contestant Rebekah Shelton has refuted reports she is dead after a post on her own Twitter account had reported her death. A now-deleted message on the 32-year-old's verified account had said she "died unexpectedly on ...

Who is Rebekah Shelton? Transgender Big Brother star formerly known as Rodrigo Lopes slams reports that she's dead

Former Big Brother star Rebekah Shelton has slammed claims that she has died at the age of 32. Taking to Twitter, the transgender star - who appeared on the show as Rodrigo Lopes in 2009 before she transitioned - insisted that she's still very much alive.