Brittany Petros (born September 9, 1974 in Robbinsdale, Minnesota) is an American actress, who first gained widespread notice being a contestant on the first season of the American version of the reality TV show Big Brother, broadcast by CBS in 2000. Subsequent to the show, she has had various TV and film roles. Besides her acting and reality television roles, Brittany is now looking to broaden into the production aspect of film.
Starting in 2003 she has had a recurring guest role in the long-running soap opera Days of our Lives, playing character Denise. She's also had guest appearances on Suspect: True Crime Stories in 2002, and Dead Last.
Movies she's done include I-See-You.Com (2005), Screech of the Decapitated (2004), and Zombie Rights! (2003).
Brittany has worked as a casting director for TV and film. She did casting work for The Lyon's Den (as an intern), Switched!, Suspect, Dismissed, and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (as an intern).
Brittany was the fourth contestant to be evicted, leaving the house on day 57, despite being commonly referred to as season one's most favored contestant.
- Brittany Petros at the Internet Movie Database
- CNN transcript, including interview with Brittany Petros
- Powell, John, "Big Brother contestants to walk?", CANOE JAM! Television, September 10, 2000.