Richard Madeley has lastly joined I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! after years of being rumoured to look.
The broadcaster, 65, was named as a part of the preliminary line-up of the 2021 sequence, which kicks off on Sunday (21 November).
Madeley is finest recognized for being one-half of presenting duo Richard and Judy alongside his spouse Judy Finnigan, whom he’s been married to for 35 years. They have two youngsters.
They hosted a number of exhibits collectively, together with This Morning and Channel 4 chat present Richard & Judy.
Madeley branched off on his personal to turn out to be a stand-in presenter for exhibits together with The Wright Stuff and Good Morning Britain.
Speaking about his forthcoming stint on I’m a Celebrity, Madeley stated: “Up until now, I’ve always been perfectly happy watching as a viewer but recently, I realised I’m a Celebrity is no longer just a TV programme. It’s become part of the fabric of British life and part of the countdown to Christmas.
“It suddenly hit me that everyone talks about it the next day and I wondered what it would be like to be there rather than watching. I realised the time had come to experience it.”
Madeley, who is at present the favorite to do the primary Bushtucker Trial, stated he “really hopes” he will get to do them.
“The thing about this programme is you mustn’t go into it if you take yourself remotely seriously,” he stated. “I don’t and I am thoroughly looking forward to being covered in god knows what!
“You have to be prepared for people to laugh and I see this as a bloody great romp of fun!”
Find the total listing of contestants here.