I’m A Celebrity excitement reaches fever pitch


Every year, I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here sees an explosive mix of stars head into the Australian jungle to face gruelling challenges and form last relationships.

And this year looks to be as explosive as ever, as the reel of reported stars headed into the jungle sees a bevy of stars including a WAG, soap star, a returning contestant and a lengthy list of the biggest faces on reality TV.

The Sun report that famous faces including Rebekah Vardy, Ryan Thomas, Megan McKenna and Spencer Matthews, who was forced to leave the jungle in 2015 due to a steroid addiction, are headed Down Under for the show.

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Back again: Every year, I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here sees an explosive mix of stars head into the Australian jungle to face gruelling challenges and form last relationships

Back again: Every year, I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here sees an explosive mix of stars head into the Australian jungle to face gruelling challenges and form last relationships

Back again: Every year, I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here sees an explosive mix of stars head into the Australian jungle to face gruelling challenges and form last relationships

I’m A Celeb is set to return to ITV screens around November and will see the comeback of Ant and Dec – hot on the heels of Ant McPartlin’s successful stint in rehab following a drink and drug battle.

The full list of rumoured stars stands as Craig Charles, Danielle Armstrong, Jonny Mitchell, Spencer Matthews, Vanessa White, Ryan Thomas, Rebekah Vardy,

Calum Best, James Jordan, Stephen Bear, Ben Cohen, Sam Thompson, Katie Hopkins, Megan McKenna, Honey G,  Kristina Rihanoff, Ed Balls, Alan Titchmarsh, Mike Thalassitis and Daniel Mays.

One remarkable point of all the stars tipped for the show is the mass of celebrities who sprint from reality TV more than any other roots of fame. 

An ITV representative declined to comment when approached by MailOnline. 

Latest venture? And this year looks to be as explosive as ever, as the reel of reported stars headed into the jungle sees a bevy of stars including a WAG, soap star, a returning contestant and a lengthy list of the biggest faces on reality TV

Back again? Spencer is said to be returning following his early withdrawal last season 

Back again? Spencer is said to be returning following his early withdrawal last season 

Back again? Spencer is said to be returning following his early withdrawal last season 

 MEET THE STARS… 

REBECCA VARDY, 35, WAG 

Jungle headed? Rebekah is the wife of football ace Jamie and soared to prominence when they wed in May last year, in an idyllic ceremony in Cheshire's Peckforton Castle

Jungle headed? Rebekah is the wife of football ace Jamie and soared to prominence when they wed in May last year, in an idyllic ceremony in Cheshire's Peckforton Castle

Jungle headed? Rebekah is the wife of football ace Jamie and soared to prominence when they wed in May last year, in an idyllic ceremony in Cheshire’s Peckforton Castle

Rebekah is the wife of football ace Jamie and soared to prominence when they wed in May last year, in an idyllic ceremony in Cheshire’s Peckforton Castle.

She has become a huge hit with fans due to her campaigning against trolls, who have attacked her online for her appearance. 

Rebekah will undoubtedly be an explosive addition to the jungle as she has remained outspoken about life as the wife of one of the country’s top footballers. 

A source told The Sun: ‘Bosses were really keen on Becky last year and had some very productive discussions. 

‘They are planning to have another chat with her this year. She’s glamorous but she’s fiery too. She could bring lots to the table and she seemed keen before.’ 

Ryan Thomas, 33, Coronation Street hunk 

Headed in: Ryan's Emmerdale star brother Adam was on last year's show and won a legion of fans as he was one of the resident hunks

Headed in: Ryan's Emmerdale star brother Adam was on last year's show and won a legion of fans as he was one of the resident hunks

Headed in: Ryan’s Emmerdale star brother Adam was on last year’s show and won a legion of fans as he was one of the resident hunks

Ryan’s Emmerdale star brother Adam was on last year’s show and won a legion of fans as he was one of the resident hunks. 

The handsome star is currently appearing on Bear Grylls’ new show Celebrity Island so he will be well-versed in life in the rough.

A source said: ‘Ryan would be superb in the jungle and there has never been a family member following a family member into the outback ever in all the series’.

Megan McKenna, 24, TOWIE star  

Next big thing? Despite her tender age, Megan has thus far enjoyed a prolific television career as she continues to crop up on reality shows across the British TV realm

Next big thing? Despite her tender age, Megan has thus far enjoyed a prolific television career as she continues to crop up on reality shows across the British TV realm

Next big thing? Despite her tender age, Megan has thus far enjoyed a prolific television career as she continues to crop up on reality shows across the British TV realm

Despite her tender age, Megan has thus far enjoyed a prolific television career as she continues to crop up on reality shows across the British TV realm.

Starting out, she appeared on BGT in 2006, aged 16, where she performed a rendition of What is This Feeling? (Loathing), from West End musical Wicked.

She went on to appear on The X Factor, made a brief appearance on TOWIE as a member of Jess Wright’s band LOLA, two stints on Ex On The Beach, a spot on Celebrity Big Brother and her now-permanent role on TOWIE. 

Her rumoured appearance on I’m A Celeb would further add to her epic repertoire of reality TV.

Spencer Matthews, 28, former Made In Chelsea star 

Back so soon? Spencer's rumoured arrival in the jungle would be a comeback after his saddening turn in the 2015 series, where he departed early due to sterorid abuse

Back so soon? Spencer's rumoured arrival in the jungle would be a comeback after his saddening turn in the 2015 series, where he departed early due to sterorid abuse

Back so soon? Spencer’s rumoured arrival in the jungle would be a comeback after his saddening turn in the 2015 series, where he departed early due to sterorid abuse

Spencer’s rumoured arrival in the jungle would be a comeback after he was forced to pull out of I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! 2015 after it was revealed that he had been taking steroid-based medication to ‘bulk up for a charity boxing match’.

After the appearance, he spoke out about why he took the pills admitting: ‘It was completely out of vanity. I just wanted to look good in the shower.’

The former Made In Chelsea star told Radio One’s Newsbeat: ‘I wasn’t thinking properly and made a mistake. I took some pills to enhance my training.’

Danielle Armstrong, 29, former TOWIE star

Ready again! Danielle departed TOWIE last year to focus on her work in nutrition and fashion - having been on the ITVBe show for three years

Ready again! Danielle departed TOWIE last year to focus on her work in nutrition and fashion - having been on the ITVBe show for three years

Ready again! Danielle departed TOWIE last year to focus on her work in nutrition and fashion – having been on the ITVBe show for three years

 Danielle departed TOWIE last year to focus on her work in nutrition and fashion – having been on the ITVBe show for three years.

She will undoubtedly be a sizzling addition to the jungle as she will bring her hot body to the famous shower.

The stunning star was reportedly snubbed about an appearance on Celebrity Big Brother yet she is now tipped for an appearance in the jungle.

Johnny Mitchell, 25, Love Island star 

Stunner: Johnny made a fleeting appearance on Love Island last month, where he was embroiled in dramatic romances with Camilla Thurlow and Tyla Carr

Stunner: Johnny made a fleeting appearance on Love Island last month, where he was embroiled in dramatic romances with Camilla Thurlow and Tyla Carr

Stunner: Johnny made a fleeting appearance on Love Island last month, where he was embroiled in dramatic romances with Camilla Thurlow and Tyla Carr

Johnny made a fleeting appearance on Love Island last month, where he was embroiled in dramatic romances with Camilla Thurlow and Tyla Carr.

Sources claim the 26-year-old businessman would be the ‘perfect hunk’ to entice any female contestants during the competition in the Australian outback. 

A spokesperson for Jonny told MailOnline: ‘He’s been in for talks at ITV recently but I can’t confirm anything else.’ 

Craig Charles, 53, Red Dwarf star 

Happy days: The beloved actor first appeared on the show in 2014 was heartbroken when he discovered his younger brother suffered a heart attack and passed away while he was in the jungle

Happy days: The beloved actor first appeared on the show in 2014 was heartbroken when he discovered his younger brother suffered a heart attack and passed away while he was in the jungle

Happy days: The beloved actor first appeared on the show in 2014 was heartbroken when he discovered his younger brother suffered a heart attack and passed away while he was in the jungle

The beloved actor first appeared on the show in 2014 was heartbroken when he discovered his younger brother suffered a heart attack and passed away while he was in the jungle. 

In 2015, it was reported he would return to the jungle yet he remained at home although sources claim he is now making a comeback. 

He previously said: ‘I’ve just been asked if I’ll go back in the Jungle again. Because that was cut short…and never say never, you know?’ 

Ben Cohen, 38, rugby star and Kristina Rihanoff, 39, professional dancer 

Couples on the move: It has been claimed Ben and his girlfriend Kristina are headed to the jungle following his costly divorce from his wife Abby after finding love together

It has been claimed Ben and his girlfriend Kristina are headed to the jungle following his costly divorce from his wife Abby after finding love together.  

Sources told The Sun: ‘Ben’s name was straight on the list for this year. He is popular with viewers, as his Strictly stint showed, and appeals to sports fans.

‘He’s also a gay icon so he ticks a lot of boxes.’

Made In The Jungle? Sam Thompson, who has just left Celebrity Big Brother, is supposedly swapping one show for another 

Made In The Jungle? Sam Thompson, who has just left Celebrity Big Brother, is supposedly swapping one show for another 

Made In The Jungle? Sam Thompson, who has just left Celebrity Big Brother, is supposedly swapping one show for another 

More alumni: Yet another former CBB and Strictly star came in James Jordan, who will be adding further to his many reality appearances 

More alumni: Yet another former CBB and Strictly star came in James Jordan, who will be adding further to his many reality appearances 

More alumni: Yet another former CBB and Strictly star came in James Jordan, who will be adding further to his many reality appearances 

Only the Best! Calum is yet another star listed in the line-up

Only the Best! Calum is yet another star listed in the line-up

Only the Best! Calum is yet another star listed in the line-up

Happy days: Bear could be headed in - hot on the heels of Ex On The Beach, Castaway and CBB fame 

Happy days: Bear could be headed in - hot on the heels of Ex On The Beach, Castaway and CBB fame 

Happy days: Bear could be headed in – hot on the heels of Ex On The Beach, Castaway and CBB fame 

 





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