However which identify will we be including to the lengthy listing of I’m A Celebrity winners?
Richard Madeley has grow to be the primary star to depart the camps after falling ailing after which not with the ability to return resulting from Covid guidelines.
The drama continued when a string of episodes have been cancelled because of the climate, however we’re again in full swing now and prepared for much more ugly trials!
This is every part you must know in regards to the new collection together with when it is on subsequent…
‘I am A Superstar’ 2021 air dates
I am A Superstar 2021 is will proceed on Friday 3 December at 9pm, with episodes at 9:15pm on Saturday and 9pm on Sunday. So there’s loads of motion to look ahead to!
Who has been voted out of ‘I am A Superstar’ 2021?
Richard Madeley has needed to depart the present after falling ailing which meant he needed to go to hospital to be checked out. Richard declared he was feeling “advantageous” quickly afterwards, however sadly could not return to camp resulting from Covid guidelines.
The primary superstar to be voted out was Arlene Phillips. She mentioned she’d needed to problem herself and show she’s fearless and was congratulated by Ant and Dec for being the oldest ever campmate.
The place is ‘I am A Superstar’ 2021 being filmed?
This yr the present has returned to the historic Gwrych Fortress, Abergele in North Wales as an alternative of the Australian jungle.
Followers will know that final yr’s collection was pressured to relocate to Wales because of the pandemic, bringing us all the same old camp drama from the UK as an alternative of sunny Down Beneath.
In September Ant and Dec shared an image of them working in Wales for the primary time this yr on social media, revealing that they had been filming snippets for the brand new I am A Superstar 2021 present.
Dr Mark Baker, Chair of the Gwrych Fortress Preservation Belief mentioned “I’m completely delighted that I’m A Superstar has chosen Gwrych Fortress to be its UK location for the 2021 collection. Gwrych Fortress is an exquisite Grade I listed historic home and a must-see vacation spot for vacationers visiting Wales. We’re all very excited to be working with the crew once more.”
Katie Rawcliffe, ITV head of leisure commissioning, mentioned: “We will verify that we’ll be returning to Wales for the 2021 collection of I’m A Superstar … Get Me Out Of Right here! I’ve little doubt the manufacturing crew will produce one other vastly entertaining collection.”
‘I am A Superstar’ 2021 superstar line up
This is the cracking line-up of celebs for this yr’s collection…
EastEnders legendary actor Adam Woodyatt reveals his resolution to take an prolonged break from the BBC1 cleaning soap has enabled him to lastly settle for a suggestion to participate on this yr’s I’m A Superstar.
And Adam – who has performed Ian Beale for greater than three a long time – says he can’t wait to show to everybody he isn’t like his well-known cleaning soap alter ego as he arrives within the Fortress as a latecomer. Explains Adam: “I’ve recognized about doing I’m A Superstar for a very long time and I can’t wait to go in now! I don’t thoughts if I’m first or final within the Fortress – I’m simply actually trying ahead to being on the present.
“Why have I lastly mentioned sure? As a result of I’m not in EastEnders! That’s the sincere reply. I’m not in contract with the BBC so I can come and do it. Everybody thinks I’m Ian Beale and so it’s going to be nice to indicate I’m not.”
Final yr, Adam introduced he was taking day trip from EastEnders together with his final scenes filmed in November 2020. He says he positively hasn’t regretted the choice as a result of it has allowed him to take action many alternative issues together with a theatre tour. “It is going to have been a yr since I used to be final in EastEnders by the point I’m going in,” provides Adam. “I’ve loved my time a lot. I’m very a lot having fun with my life and doing issues I wish to do.”
Describing his Fortress journey as ‘anticipate the surprising’, the 53-year-old star says he has barely informed any of his associates about his resolution to participate and solely informed his two youngsters very just lately. “I didn’t wish to spoil the shock,” he provides. “And so I’ve been maintaining very quiet about it.”
Coronation Street star Simon Gregson reveals it was his spouse and three youngsters who persuaded him to carry out a large U-turn and participate in I’m A Superstar. Now he has lastly accepted the provide, the cleaning soap legend – recognized to hundreds of thousands as Steve McDonald for greater than three a long time – predicts the remainder of the Corrie solid might be on pace dial voting for him to do the well-known Trials!
“It was frequent information I might by no means do I’m A Superstar,” admits Simon. “However my spouse and youngsters have been like, ‘Come on Si, you’ve received to do it, you should have enjoyable.’ And so, I’ve mentioned sure! It’s one thing cool for the children to look at dad scream like a younger youngster!
Simon provides that he’s very happy to muck in with all of the camp jobs. “I like cooking and I’m comfortable to muck in,” he explains. “It’s going to be good for individuals to see what I’m like with out a script for a change. I feel individuals suppose you’re in an enormous superstar bubble whenever you work on a cleaning soap however that’s not the case in any respect. It is going to be good for them to see me as a standard man but additionally, there isn’t a lot distinction between the character and myself as I type of injected myself into the character I play!”
Richard Madeley — OUT!
TV presenter, creator, and Good Morning Britain presenter, Richard Madeley, has admitted he needs to search out out what it feels prefer to be within the camp on a TV present that has grow to be a part of British life…
Richard says: “Up till now, I’ve at all times been completely comfortable watching as a viewer however just lately, I realised I’m A Superstar is not only a TV programme. It’s grow to be a part of the material of British life and a part of the countdown to Christmas. It abruptly hit me that everybody talks about it the subsequent day and I abruptly questioned what it will be prefer to be there relatively than watching. I realised the time had come to expertise it. Judy and I talked about it and we realised we couldn’t discover a purpose for me to not do it – however my youngsters suppose it’s hilarious I’m collaborating!”
Richard additionally says his solely concern is heights and that he sees his position in camp as being cook dinner and interviewer as a result of he is at all times fascinated with what’s going on in individuals’s lives… “I spent a few years on my grandparents’ farm in Shropshire,” he explains. “I’m used to animals, rats, so I’ve had all that knocked out of me. I don’t like heights although and what bothers me probably the most is the route into the Fortress. Possibly I should stroll a plank over a 150 foot open area. I’m not trying ahead to that in any respect and I do know my head might say ‘do it’ and my physique might freeze!”
Richard is now sadly out of the present.
Arlene Phillips – voted out first!
At 78, Dame Arlene Phillips is I’m A Superstar’s oldest ever contestant and he or she predicts her buddy and former colleague on Strictly, Craig Revel Horwood, will suppose she is loopy to be occurring the hit ITV present. “I nonetheless can’t imagine I’m doing it, however I like and admire all people who has accomplished the present, I’ve spoken to so many individuals who’ve accomplished it. Everybody has liked the expertise and informed me the way it has added one thing new to their lives and that’s the reason I’ve mentioned sure this yr after being approached earlier than.”
Reflecting on how she’s going to cope doing the Trials, she provides: “Spiders, all these stuff you discover on I’m A Superstar – I don’t like them however I’ve this nice fantasy that I can put myself in a spot that can take care of all of it. I feel individuals don’t see the motherly aspect of me,” explains Arlene, who has two grown-up daughters and a long-term accomplice. “I don’t suppose individuals know me and the actual me could be very completely different – I’m very caring.”
In addition to being a Strictly decide between 2004 and 2008, she additionally judged the 2010 BBC present So You Assume You Can Dance, in addition to created and choreographed the ITV drama Britania Excessive.
Arlene was the primary to depart the camp after votes opened for the general public to decide on who to save lots of. She mentioned she’d needed to problem herself and show she’s fearless, and was congratulated by Ant and Dec for being the oldest ever campmate.
Dancing her method out of the Fortress along with her head held excessive, @arlenephillips needed to show that she’s fearless and he or she did simply that! 💪 #ImACeleb pic.twitter.com/5YfEqiWLlUDecember 5, 2021
Frankie Bridge is decided to beat her fears by collaborating, vowing: “I’m fearful of most issues, however I wish to present a aspect individuals haven’t seen earlier than”.
And the mum of two reckons the consuming trials are going to be very powerful given she even has a phobia of tomato ketchup! “I feel individuals might be stunned to see me doing I’m A Superstar and I’m fearful of most issues, however I actually wish to push myself,” explains Frankie. “I’m fearful of rats, I’m a fussy eater and I’ve a little bit of a phobia of ketchup, so a pint of penis terrifies me! Any of the consuming challenges might be my concept of hell. I additionally hate spiders in my own residence, being trapped in small areas is an enormous factor for me and just about all of that’s more likely to occur which makes me go, ‘Why the hell are you doing it?’ And so that’s precisely why I’m doing it!”
She says her husband, Wayne, can’t look forward to her to enter the Fortress after he took half within the programme in 2016. “Ever since Wayne took half, he has been determined for me to do it too and he can’t wait to look at me squirm and scream! My children are nonetheless fairly younger, they usually nonetheless suppose I’m fairly cool – so there’s a very small window for them to look at it and never be embarrassed! I really feel now could be the time. I like the present a lot too.”
Frankie says Wayne’s principal bit of recommendation is to be herself, not overthink issues and to have enjoyable, however she is already lacking her household… “Being other than Wayne and the boys goes to be the large factor for me,” explains Frankie.
Louise Minchin – voted out fifth!
Former BBC Breakfast information presenter Louise Minchin is hoping to indicate her enjoyable aspect on I’m A Superstar however she admits not with the ability to discover out the most recent information headlines while within the fort might be troublesome.
However the endurance sports activities lover – who bade farewell to the well-known pink breakfast couch in September after 20 years says she hopes her former BBC colleague and buddy, Dan Walker, will vote for her to participate in as many trials as potential, explaining ITV’s award-winning leisure collection is the one present she has at all times dreamt of doing.
“Happening I’m A Superstar is an enormous journey,” says 53- year-old Louise. “It is extremely completely different to sitting on the BBC Breakfast couch and it will likely be scary and daunting however it should even be a lot of enjoyable. I’ve pushed previous the Fortress fairly just a few instances and I’m actually excited for it to be in Wales once more. This time final yr I had a damaged ankle and I actually sat on the couch at residence watching each single minute of it considering, ‘Oh my gosh that Fortress seems to be unimaginable, sooner or later I might like to be a part of it’ and now I’m!”
“I didn’t inform Dan Walker I used to be doing I’m A Superstar earlier than coming to Wales however I don’t suppose he might be stunned! He is aware of me properly and I feel he might be each excited and nervous for me. I’ve been voting for him on Strictly so fingers crossed he’ll vote for me so much.”
Danny, who solely just lately grew to become a father for the primary time, reveals he spent a very long time discussing the provide to participate together with his fiancée, Steph, earlier than lastly deciding he couldn’t flip down a possibility of a lifetime. And the actor, who has performed Emmerdale’s Aaron Dingle on and off for 13 years, explains he needs to indicate viewers what he’s like in actual life away from the cleaning soap.
“Steph and I had a protracted dialogue about me collaborating in I’m A Superstar. We have been resulting from begin IVF earlier this yr and that might have meant the newborn would have been due subsequent March, so it wouldn’t have mattered. However, then a miracle occurred and Steph fell pregnant (with out IVF). I knew my child would solely be a couple of month outdated once I went into the fort. I used to be fearful about leaving the newborn with Steph on her personal however I do know our child might be in excellent palms.”
Considered one of Danny’s finest associates is Adam Thomas, who got here third on I’m A Superstar in 2016. “I confided in Adam about me collaborating as he’s one in all my finest associates on the earth,” explains the actor. “I really feel like I’m a step forward as I’ve requested him questions on what it will likely be like. Clearly, he was in Australia and that is in Wales however he has been wonderful in serving to to settle my nerves.”
Danny has additionally stop his position in Emmerdale simply days earlier than going into the camp, deciding to deal with this subsequent stage in his profession and the alternatives that can come up following his stint on I am A Superstar. A cleaning soap spokesperson mentioned: “Danny has achieved a lot throughout his time at Emmerdale enjoying the position of Aaron. He has needed to sort out among the hardest-hitting storylines and has made a long-lasting impression on the present. Aaron is a personality our viewers took into their hearts and have adopted his rollercoaster journey for years. Danny might be vastly missed and we want him all one of the best going forwards.”
Soccer legend David Ginola admits he at all times ‘units out to win’ something he does as he eyes up the ‘King of the Fortress’ crown and reunites with some very particular followers of his outdated membership, Newcastle United – Ant and Dec.
And the previous Newcastle and Spurs participant, who retired from enjoying in 2002, admits he’s excited to catch up once more with the programme’s well-known presenters within the fort after assembly them at video games he performed previously for his or her favorite soccer crew.
David says “I do know the Geordies! I’ve met Ant and Dec earlier than and I do know they’re large huge followers of Newcastle United. Whenever you play for the membership (like I did), the entire followers are wonderful and really devoted. Newcastle could be very fortunate to have followers like them!
“It’s beginning to sink in now that I’m doing I’m A Superstar. After I received supplied the possibility to do the programme, I believed ‘why not’. It’s going to be an awesome expertise and it’s the possibility to spend three weeks within the Fortress doing issues you have got by no means accomplished in your life.”
Revealing he doesn’t thoughts occurring a strict rice and beans eating regimen within the Fortress, David additionally says he hopes he can cook dinner for the remainder of his fellow celebrities. “I would be the chef within the camp, and rice and beans are excellent for me as I’ve placed on six kilos over the previous three months and I feel it will likely be fascinating to see if I can lose six kilos in three weeks!
However David, who now works as a pundit, admits he’s going to overlook his younger daughter terribly. “I’m going to overlook my child lady. I’ve been sharing her life daily since she was born and it’s not simply me. It’s also about her lacking her dad for a very long time. That feeling goes to be troublesome.”
After profitable Gold with Tom Daley within the 10 metres synchronised diving on the Tokyo Olympics this summer time, Matty Lee admits it’s the ‘cherry on the cake’ to be collaborating in his favorite TV present.
And the 23-year-old reveals his diving accomplice, Tom, has been giving him loads of recommendations on survive within the Welsh Fortress.
Revealing he was approached about I’m A Superstar moments after touchdown within the UK from the Tokyo Video games, Matty says: “Nothing ever prepares you for what life might be like after you do properly within the Olympics. I used to be and nonetheless am primarily in shock that I’m doing I’m A Superstar. My two childhood goals have been to win an Olympic medal and participate in my favorite TV collection. And now I’m doing each this yr!
“My household is buzzing about all of it. We have been on the best way again from the airport the place that they had picked me up from Tokyo once I received a name in regards to the programme. After I informed Tom, he was in shock too! He’s so excited for me and he has at all times been so supportive and helped me so much over the previous three years. He provides me recommendation about something whether or not it’s relationships or no matter – I at all times ask Tom.”
Matty goes on so as to add that Tom is especially excited the general public will get an opportunity to get to know him correctly. “Everybody is aware of who Tom Daley is however individuals don’t essentially know who I’m,” he explains. “However with out one another, we might by no means have achieved what we have now achieved. He at all times provides me credit score the place it’s due and I additionally do too. He’s actually comfortable for me to develop as a person and I feel it’s a likelihood for individuals to get to know me higher.”
Snoochie Shy – voted out third!
BBC Radio 1Xtra DJ Snoochie Shy reckons she might be so frightened doing the trials that she could not even be capable to let loose a scream.
“My mum retains laughing, as she is aware of I’m such a scaredy cat! Bugs and I will not be associates, I don’t like heights and I’m claustrophobic too. However that each one mentioned, one of many issues I’m most trying ahead to about doing this programme is the trials! They’re all loopy.”
She says the one trial she fears probably the most is something involving a coffin and creepy crawlies. “That trial is my large concern,” provides Snoochie. “I’ve seen bugs go up individuals’s noses earlier than and I’m scared bugs are going to go up my non-public elements. However I’m enthusiastic about collaborating and as quickly as they requested me to return on the present, I mentioned sure.”
Other than lacking her household, associates and her beloved pet cat, Snoochie can be undecided how she’s going to cope going au naturel within the fort – particularly as it should imply her birthmark on her cheek might be uncovered in public for the primary time. “I’m a bit of bit nervous about it,” she admits. “Individuals apart from my household don’t know I’ve a birthmark on the precise aspect of my cheek and so it will likely be the primary time I’m letting individuals know I’ve one. It has been an insecurity of mine previously however I’m additionally excited to resist it.”
Naughty Boy – voted out 4th!
Music producer Naughty Boy, whose actual identify Shahid Khan, has labored with music A-listers together with Beyonce, Sam Smith, and Emeli Sande, however now he needs to indicate I’m A Superstar’s hundreds of thousands of viewers what he’s actually like as an individual.
“I might like to see extra musicians go into the fort this collection, Sir Elton John can be unimaginable if he have been to go in! I need individuals to know the actual me. I’m not a star in any respect. My music is the superstar and now could be the possibility for me to indicate individuals what I’m actually like.”
Happening to replicate additional on the explanations as to why he’s decided to tackle the Welsh Fortress expertise, he provides: “I’m most trying ahead to studying about myself.”
“I don’t know what individuals within the music trade will take into consideration me being within the Fortress however having a break from every part is one thing I feel everybody ought to have and do every year. I like my family and friends, however I feel it’s good to have a break and day trip.”
Having spoken overtly previously about caring for his beloved mum, who suffers from dementia, he says he needs to make use of his time within the fort to boost extra consciousness in regards to the sickness. “I feel it’s important for individuals like myself to create consciousness about it. Dementia UK wants fixed funding, and I’m going to overlook Mum probably the most while I’m away. I stay with Mum, and I’m used to seeing her on a regular basis.”
Kadeena Cox – voted out 2nd!
She is a four-time Paralympic gold champion and one of many British stars of this yr’s Tokyo video games however Kadeena Cox readily admits occurring I’m A Superstar might be mentally harder than something she has ever accomplished earlier than.
From rats and spiders to snakes, to not point out a concern of heights, the 30-year-old says she is hoping her expertise as a world-class athlete will assist to beat among the well-known present trials and challenges… “Happening I’m A Superstar is one thing so completely different for me and it’s fully out of my consolation zone. As a Paralympian, you’re at all times attempting to get that one % further on a regular basis.
“I’m fearful of spiders, I don’t like rats, I don’t like snakes, and I don’t like heights. However I’m hoping the athlete in me will wish to do it for the crew and simply get by means of that powerful second. I’ll scream afterwards! My mum thinks I’m loopy to be doing it too and it hasn’t fairly sunk in but, however I’m additionally actually trying ahead to assembly some new individuals from completely different walks of life.”
Kadeena – who was recognized with A number of Sclerosis in 2014 – is not any stranger to actuality TV reveals, having just lately gained Celebrity Masterchef, in addition to showing in Channel 4’s The Soar in 2017, Celebrity Great British Bake Off in 2018, and Celebrity Gogglebox earlier this yr.
Who’s presenting ‘I am A Superstar’ 2021?
Ant and Dec are on presenting duties as soon as once more, entertaining the nation with their hilarious jokes about what has been occurring in camp. Simply their reactions whereas they watch campmates doing the Bushtucker Trials makes the present value watching!
Is there a trailer for ‘I am A Superstar’ 2021?
A trailer was launched just lately, which reveals Ant and Dec as knights discussing the upcoming bushtucker trials.
Who gained the final collection of ‘I am A Superstar’?
The 2020 collection of I am a Superstar noticed creator, presenter, and podcast host Giovanna Fletcher topped queen of the fort after beating each Vernon Kay and Jordan North within the remaining. Gi gained the hearts of the nation after taking over the position of mum within the camp, making it her mission to cheer up her campmates when ethical received low.
I am A Superstar continues on ITV.