17 November 2021

I’m A Celebrity 2021: First photos as celebrity line-up is confirmed by ITV

17 November 2021

I’m A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here has put an end to months of specuation by sharing the first photos of the 10 celebs set to take part this year.

The show will return on Sunday November 21 at 9pm and for a second year in-a-row take place at the historic Gwrych Castle, Abergele in North Wales.

Ant and Dec will host live every night on ITV and ITV Hub from the castle.

The I’m A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here 2021 line-up is as follows:

Louise Minchin - Broadcaster and ex-BBC Breakfast host

Louise Minchin says she is afraid of enclosed spaces

(ITV)

Phobias: “The idea of small, enclosed spaces with cockroaches and spiders is horrific!”

Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the Castle: “It’s nice to be able to show the fun side of me rather than the serious news presenter.”

Role in the camp: “I will give out hugs and make the food more edible!”

Miss most: “My comfortable bed and lovely bath.”

Dream camper: “Angelina Jolie and Daniel Craig – we wouldn’t have a problem getting stars if he were in the Castle!”

Matty Lee - Olympic gold medallist

Matty Lee says he doesn’t mind ‘helping out’ with the cleaning

(ITV)

Phobias: “I don’t like rats.”

Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the Castle: “People always see me as very composed and serious on the diving board. This will be a nice opportunity to let people get to know me better.”

Role in the camp: “I don’t mind helping out with cleaning.”

Miss most: “My bed!”

Dream camper: “Ed Sheeran and Will Smith.”

Snoochie Shy - Radio 1Xtra DJ

Snoochie Shy says she’s going to miss her cat and lip gloss the most

(ITV)

Phobias: “Bugs, heights and I’m claustrophobic.”

Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the Castle: “People know me as a very bubbly person but when I am outside of my comfort zone, I can be shy.”

Role in the camp: “I love twerking on a Friday night and I’m going to teach everyone how to do it in the Castle!”

Miss most: “My cat and lip gloss.”

Dream camper: “Jim Carrey and Big Narstie.”

Richard Madeley - TV presenter and journalist

Richard Madeley says he doesn’t care what people think of him

(ITV)

Phobias: “Heights. I’m not sure how I will feel if I have to walk across a plank very high up!”

Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the Castle: “Nothing. I don’t worry about what people think.”

Role in the camp: “Cook and interviewer. I love finding out about people’s lives.”

Miss most: “Aside from Judy and my family, not knowing what is happening in the news. I am a news junkie.”

Dream camper: “The late Jimmy Greaves. I would have loved to chat about goal scoring in the Castle with him.”

Dame Arlene Phillips, DBE - Choreographer and former Strictly Come Dancing judge

Arlene Phillips says she doesn’t mind being the oldest contestant as she’s used to it

(ITV)

Phobias: “I am hoping I will overcome my fears to take part in the Trials!”

Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the Castle: “People don’t really know the real me at home and I’d like to show people the motherly side, the side my family sees.”

Role in the camp: “Mum and to organise some fun dance routines!”

Miss most: “My notepad and pencil – I am known for always having to write down ideas.”

Dream camper: “Giovanna Fletcher – she is such a lovely, warm person.”

Naughty Boy - Music producer

Naughty Boy says he lives with his mum and will miss her while in the castle

(ITV)

Phobias: “Confined spaces and heights but I want to give the Trials a go to bring back some stars.”

Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the Castle: “People don’t know the real me and I want everyone to get to know me.”

Role in the camp: “Castle chef and someone who everyone can confide in.”

Miss most: “My mum. I live with her and it’s going to be hard being away from her.”

Dream camper: “Sir Elton John would be amazing.”

Kadeena Cox, MBE - Paralympic gold medallist

Kadeen Cox says she wants to show people with all disabilities that they can try different things in life

(ITV)

Phobias: “Snakes, rats, spiders, heights – everything!”

Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the Castle: “Great to be able to show people with all disabilities they can try different things in life.”

Role in the camp: “Chef – so long as there isn’t too much pressure to make the food interesting!”

Miss most: “TikTok, my mum and dog.”

Dream camper: “Thierry Henry – I love watching Arsenal play.”

David Ginola - French football legend

David Ginola says with him ‘what you see is what you get’

(ITV)

Phobias: “I am going to tell you when I am in the Castle!”

Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the Castle: “None because I never hide behind a false image. What you see is what you get.”

Role in the camp: “Chef. I enjoy cooking at home and I will be hoping to add some garlic and rosemary to the food.”

Miss most: “My partner and my little girl. It’s going to be tough.”

Frankie Bridge - Pop star and presenter

Frankie Bridge says she will be a serial hugger in the camp

(ITV)

Phobias: “Spiders, rats and confined spaces scare me.”

Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the Castle: “People think if you are in a pop group, you lead a glamorous lifestyle and won’t get stuck in, but I’m determined to muck in with all the chores.”

Role in the camp: “The serial hugger.”

Miss most: “Wayne and my boys.”

Dream camper: “Larry Lamb or a father figure type.”

Danny Miller - Emmerdale actor

Danny Miller is most likely going to want to be best friends with David Ginola

(ITV)

Phobias: “I am absolutely dreading the eating Trials! I fear I will gag!”

Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the Castle: “None but I would like to show everyone what I am like in real life rather than my soap character, Aaron Dingle.”

Role in the camp: “A shoulder to cry on and a person everyone can come to if they have a problem.”

Miss most: “My fiancée, Steph, and our new baby.”

Dream camper: “Fred Sirieix or any ex football player. I won’t be able to leave them alone asking lots of questions!”

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