Ant and Dec have been there for Jordan when he confronted his fears throughout trials on I’m A Celeb (Image: ITV/Rex)
After the primary bug-filled group trial on this yr’s sequence of I’m A Movie star, Jordan and EastEnders star Shane Richie have been voted by the general public to participate in Viper Vault, the place they have been confronted with certainly one of Jordan’s worst fears – snakes.
Viewers noticed Jordan panic earlier than the problem started, the radio DJ uncertain of whether or not he would be capable to deal with being confined in a good house with the slithering creatures.
Ultimately, Jordan, 30, determined to face his concern head on, ending the trial with 9 stars for camp.
Nevertheless, the radio DJ has revealed he virtually stop the problem altogether as he had a ‘full meltdown’, earlier than being stopped by Dec.
‘I’ve not talked about this to anybody, I simply had an entire meltdown. And I do know what individuals imply now by sheer panic,’ he stated. ‘I delayed it by hundreds. None of this received proven on TV.
The concern on Jordan’s face was unmistakeable through the trial (Image: ITV)
‘I simply stated, “I can’t do that. And I’m not going to do that. And actually, I’m gonna go. I don’t want to do that”.
‘I almost stated, “I’m simply not going to do the trial”. I almost walked.’
Jordan informed The Sun on Sunday that he ‘delayed’ the trial by a major period of time, in a second that wasn’t proven on the programme.
Whereas crying in regards to the terrifying Viper Vault, Jordan stated he discovered it tough to breathe, with Dec shut at hand to assist hold him calm.
When he ultimately felt calm sufficient to start, Jordan admitted that he initially deliberate on solely staying within the vault for 2 minutes earlier than shouting ‘I’m A Movie star… Get Me Out Of Right here!’
Ultimately, Jordan and Shane gained 9 stars for camp (Image: ITV/REX)
He stated that he thinks Dec and Ant McPartlin ‘needed to place an arm round my shoulders’, including that it ‘positively helps’ when the presenting duo discuss to the contestants throughout trials.
Jordan stated that he didn’t consider the trials could be ‘as dangerous’ as they have been, though they ‘received worse’ because the competitors went on.
He additionally addressed those that consider he was faking his concern through the launch episode, when he was sick on the facet of a cliff earlier than doing an abseil.
‘Genuinely, what you see is what you get. There was no taking part in as much as cameras,’ the BBC Radio 1 presenter affirmed.
Jordan confessed that when he agreed to go on I’m A Celeb, his plan was to ‘hold my head down’ and perhaps do ‘one or two trials’.
Nevertheless, it was clearly a blessing in disguise that he was put ahead for thus many challenges, as he conquered his fears and developed past his wildest expectations all through the sequence.
I’m A Movie star 2020 is on the market to look at on demand on ITV Participant.