Victoria Derbyshire is eager to throw herself into new adventures (Image: ITV/Getty)
Victoria Derbyshire’s battle with breast most cancers inspired her to make the leap and compete on this yr’s I’m A Movie star…. Get Me Out Of Right here!.
The official line-up for the 2020 series is here, and the journalist has revealed that she’s extra decided than ever to throw herself into challenges she would have beforehand prevented.
‘This can be a mad thrill journey that I wish to participate in,’ Victoria confessed. ‘Due to most cancers, I do know greater than plenty of folks, life is brief.
‘I’m now saying “sure” to stuff I wouldn’t have completed beforehand. And if I don’t do my boys proud, I’ll by no means stay it down.’
In August 2015 Derbyshire introduced on Twitter that she had been identified with breast most cancers and could be having a mastectomy.
She recorded video diaries about her most cancers therapy which went viral and have been seen thousands and thousands of occasions.
Victoria is among the 10 celebrities heading to the jungle… in Wales (Image: ITV)
She mentioned on the time: ‘Have been identified with breast most cancers & am having a mastectomy in just a few wks. Household, mates, work & NHS employees are being good. Will likely be doing the programme as a lot as attainable throughout therapy within the months forward.’
Victoria’s husband and two kids are past supportive of her determination to move into the fortress.
‘They actually, really need me to do it and so they have stored it a secret for months now as a result of they need me to do it a lot,’ she mentioned.
‘They do assume it’s cool I’m doing it as a result of that is their programme of the yr. My husband can be so comfortable I’m doing it.
‘He thinks I’ll find it irresistible, throw myself into it and he mentioned if it makes me comfortable, he’s comfortable. They’re on the journey with me!’
I’m A Movie star… Get Me Out Of Right here! launches on Sunday at 9pm on ITV.