I’M A Superstar tonight revealed the primary footage of this 12 months’s campmates – with the celebrities wrapped up heat prepared for the British winter.
ITV formally confirmed the line-up, which was revealed by The Sun earlier this week – on a particular feature-length preview forward of the launch subsequent week.
I am A Celeb’s campmates have been wearing cosy jackets within the first imageCredit score: ITV
As a substitute of the same old vests and light-weight shirts viewers are used to seeing within the Australian jungle, the line-up are seen in super-warm gilets.
This 12 months’s campers are set to reach on the historic Gwyrch Fort in North Wales forward of next Sunday’s launch after coronavirus put paid to filming Down Beneath.
In the meantime the women are Corrie’s Beverley Callard, former EastEnders actress Jessica Plummer, podcast star Giovanna Fletcher, Paralympian Hollie Arnold and information legend Victoria Derbyshire.
Former Household Fortunes overlord Vernon Kay seemed somewhat apprehensiveCredit score: ITV
Vernon Kay, 46, warned viewers to count on tears from him, saying: “100 per cent I’ll cry.
“However I’m enthusiastic about doing I’m a Superstar. The bodily and psychological challenges can be actually fascinating.”
EastEnders Alfie Moon star Shane Richie will deliver his cheeky appealCredit score: ITV
Shane Richie, 56, joked concerning the meagre rations on the present, saying: “600 energy a day is sort of a slice of cake on a Sunday.
“However I’ve obtained to go straight again within the West Finish to play a drag queen in a gown and so I’ll look nice!”
Olympic legend Mo Farah has nowhere to run when the present beginsCredit score: ITV
Mo Farah, 37, mentioned: “It’s so out of my consolation zone however I simply wish to go in there and be myself.
“I’m most wanting ahead to assembly completely different individuals, getting challenges thrown at you and dealing as a workforce.”
AJ Pritchard has swapped the glitter of Strictly for a moist Welsh breakCredit score: ITV
AJ Pritchard, 26, mentioned he’d traded within the BBC’s Strictly for an much more entertaining present.
He mentioned: “I used to be so excited to look at the return of Strictly this Autumn however now I’m going to be on a fair higher present! I can’t wait!”
Radio 1’s Jordan North might be a darkish horse within the competitorsCredit score: ITV
Jordan North, 30, defined: “I’ve obtained so many phobias and fears. I’m nervous I’ll let individuals down however I additionally wish to give the trials my greatest go.
“I hope Radio 1 listeners will get behind me.”
EastEnders star Jessica Plummer seems to be prepared for an journeyCredit score: ITV
Jessica Plummer, 28, mentioned her mates suppose she’ll wrestle within the citadel, saying: “Everybody I’ve informed suppose I’m psychological.
“My household are all like ‘Jess critically, you might be such a scaredy cat and you might be so treasured about your luxuries, what are you signing up for?!”
BBC journalist and newsreader Victoria Derbyshire seems perched on a wallCredit score: ITV
Victoria Derbyshire, 52, defined she’ll be proper at house with one of many present’s staples, saying: “I can boil rice however I can’t cook dinner.
“I’m a very good listener and I take pleasure in speaking to individuals. I’m wanting ahead to having some enjoyable and making some new mates.”
Podcast host and creator Giovanna Fletcher is a part of the stellar line-upCredit score: ITV
Giovanna Fletcher, 35, mentioned the present would be the longest she’s been away from her household – however mentioned she’s extra suited to the problem than her McFly husband Tom.
She defined: “Out of the 2 of us, I’m the one getting the spiders out the home! He’s very proud and excited.”
Coronation Road’s Liz McDonald star Bev Callard posed on a wallCredit score: ITV
Bev Callard, 63, mentioned she did not fancy her possibilities – however was glad of the corporate anyway. She mentioned: “Oh pay attention I received’t win.
“However I need to say that as a result of this 12 months has been actually lonely for everybody, I really feel fairly fortunate that the tip of the 12 months for me can be this wonderful expertise.”
Paralympian Hollie Arnold MBE is swapping athletics for the citadelCredit score: ITV
Hollie Arnold, 26, defined she was going to behave because the camp’s referee if all of it kicks off, saying: “I’m sturdy minded however I respect different individuals too and so I would be the peace maker.
“I like cooking and I can be a shoulder to cry on as nicely. I can even most likely find yourself singing!”
Even Ant and Dec are wrapped up heat for the brand new I am A Superstar photographsCredit score: ITV
Former campmate Vick Hope will current new spin-off present The Each day DropCredit score: ITV
The brand new set on the beforehand derelict 200-year-old citadel will embrace acquainted options such because the central camp hearth, congregation and job areas, and an out of doors rest room.
Bookies have already named their favorite for the I am A Celeb crown this 12 months, with Shane Richie their prime decide for the title.
I am A Celeb returns to ITV for its first ever UK collection at 9pm subsequent Sunday.