tatoeba en the contestants are ready to fight to become the ruler of the castle in the latest series of I’m A Celebrity this week.
The excitement increased after the official programming for the 2021 edition of the program was revealed.
The series, which is usually set in the interior of Australia, moved to Wales last year due to the pandemic.
The 2021 edition of the ITV program will return to its new Welsh location: the historic Gwrych Castle in Abergele.
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The show will return to screens at 9pm on Sunday 21 November, ITV has confirmed.
Below is the long-awaited list of famous contestants.
Frankie is an English singer known for being a member of the women’s group The Saturdays.
The Loose Women star is following in the footsteps of her husband Wayne Bridge who entered the jungle in 2016.
The former Chelsea winger finished the show in fifth place, with Gogglebox star Scarlett Moffatt crowned Queen of the Jungle that year.
The mother of two said, “Since Wayne got involved, he’s been desperate for me to do the same, and he can’t wait to see me writhing and screaming.”
Tom Daley’s Olympic diving partner Matty Lee has signed up to take part in the show.
Lee rose to fame after winning a gold medal during the 10-meter synchronized diving event at the Tokyo Olympics.
The 27-year-old, born in Leeds, has been diving since he was seven.
He is a member of the Dive London water club and is coached by Daley’s long-term mentor, Jane Figueredo.
Joining the program, he said, “My family is cheering on everything. We were back from the airport where they had picked me up in Tokyo when I got a call about the program.
“When I told Tom, he was in shock too! He’s very excited about me and he’s always supported me a lot and helped me a lot in the last three years. He gives me advice on anything, whether it’s relationships or whatever, I always ask Tom .
Kadeena Cox won two gold medals in cycling and athletics at the velodrome in the 750m spring team C1-C5 in Tokyo 2020.
The Manchester-born athlete used to compete in events for fit people before she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 2014.
He then competed as a Paralympic athlete and won several gold medals at the 2016 Rio Games in an inspiring comeback of his career.
Former Premier League footballer David Ginola will appear in the new series of I’m A Celebrity … Get Me Out Of Here.
The 54-year-old French athlete played for teams such as Newcastle, Tottenham and Everton before retiring in 2002.
It comes five years after Ginola suffered a heart attack while playing in a charity football game.
The winger said he was “clinically dead” for eight minutes before surgeons saved his life with quadruple bypass cardiac surgery.
He married fashion model Coraline in 1991 and had two children, after which he ended his marriage he had a son with another model Maeva Denat.
Louise Minchin is best known for presenting BBC Breakfast alongside Dan Walker.
The high-profile journalist left her role as presenter in September after 20 years at work.
“Continuing I’m A Celebrity is a great adventure,” he said. “It’s very different to sit on the BBC breakfast couch and it will be scary and daunting, but it will also be a lot of fun.
“I’ve been past the Castle quite a few times and I’m very excited to be back in Wales. This time last year I had a broken ankle and I was literally sitting on the couch in the house watching every minute thinking, ‘God that Castle looks amazing, some day I would love to be a part of it “and now I am.!”
Shahid Khan, better known by his stage name Naughty Boy, is a major producer in the music industry.
He has collaborated with several artists, including Beyonce and Zayn Malik.
Radio 1 Extra presenter Snoochie Shy is going to the jungle this week.
The 29-year-old was born and raised in Eltham, south-east London, and is married to rapper Big Shaq.
“I’m a little nervous about it,” he admits. “People other than my family don’t know I have a birthmark on the right side of my cheek and so it will be the first time I let people know I have one.
“It’s been my insecurity in the past, but I’m also excited to face it.”
Danny is best known for playing the bad boy Aaron Dingle in Emmerdale.
The star, who recently welcomed her first child with her fiancé Steph Jones, will appear on our screens later this month.
The 78-year-old will become the oldest contestant in the show’s history, a title previously held by former Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp, who took part at the age of 77.
“I’m always the oldest and that’s why I’m used to it,” he said.
The dancer and choreographer joked that her also Strictly panelist Craig Revel Horwood would not understand her decision to appear on the show.
She said, “Craig will say,‘ Honey, are you crazy?
“I still can’t believe he does, but I want and admire everyone who did the show. I admire his courage and I’ve talked to so many people who have done it.”
Richard Madeley, best known for presenting This Morning alongside his wife Judy Finnigan, said he finally accepted ITV’s offer to appear on the show after many years of saying no.
The 65-year-old said: “So far, I’ve always been perfectly happy watching as a viewer but recently I realized that I’m A Celebrity is no longer just a TV show.
“It has become part of the fabric of British life and the countdown to Christmas.
“Suddenly it struck me that everyone was talking about it the next day and I suddenly wondered what it would be like to be there instead of looking. I realized it was time to experiment.”
He added: “My kids think it’s fun to participate.”