Celeb BB Star Wins Bradford Election
30 March 2012, 09:46
George Galloway is now the MP for Bradford West, after winning their by-election.
Galloway, who starred in the 2006 version of the reality show won by a massive amount after he got 10,000 more votes than all his rivals.
The ex-Labour Party member is now with the Respect Party
On stage after being declared winner Galloway said it was "the most sensational result in British by-election history bar none''.
Bradford West has been a Labour area since 1974.
Mr Galloway won by 18,341 votes, whilst Labours candidate got 8,201.
Over 50% of people voted.
Some say Galloway's success is down to his celeb status after going on Celeb BB, others say it because he “captured the mood” of the people and gained a massive following from young people.