Ruthie Henshall and Russell Watson have reportedly signed as much as be a part of a bunch of stars on this 12 months’s UK-based sequence of I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here!
In photos obtained by The Sun, the actress, 53, and tenor, 53, have been seen arriving at a photoshoot in London on Friday forward of kicking off their two-week isolation interval earlier than filming begins in Wales.
Among the opposite names tipped to be set for a stint at Gwyrch Castle in Wales are BBC presenter Victoria Derbyshire, 52, and paralympian Hollie Arnold, 26.
Heading to the fortress? West End star Ruthie Henshall was seen arriving at what is believed to have been a photograph shoot forward of I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! beginning on Friday
In the snaps the entire celebs have been seen getting out of blacked-out automobiles whereas donning face masks which partially obscured their identities.
The stars all stored issues informal for the obvious photoshoot, the place they reportedly tried on their camp uniforms, and arrived in snug clothes reminiscent of jumpers and hoodies.
Also seen arriving on the venue was Coronation Street star Beverley Callard and radio host Vernon Kay, sparking additional hypothesis that they will even be within the fortress.
MailOn-line has contacted ITV in addition to representatives for Ruthie Henshall, Russell Watson, Hollie Arnold and Victoria Derbyshire for a remark.
Rumoured contestant: Tenor Russell Watson was additionally noticed, sparking hypothesis that he is additionally on the star-studded lineup
Ruthie, who has stared in West End exhibits reminiscent of Miss Saigon and Chicago, dated Prince Edward within the 1990s.
A TV insider advised The Sun: ‘Ruthie is a very thrilling signing for I’m A Celebrity as viewers will wish to see if she divulges any gossip on her relationship with Prince Edward.
‘They’ll be hoping she lets slip some juicy info on her posh ex throughout cosy, intimate chats around the campfire.’
She has spoken brazenly about their relationship prior to now, telling Desert Island Discs in 2008 that she ‘fell in love with the royal’ however nothing was ‘extra necessary than the stage’.
New residence: This 12 months’s sequence shall be hosted at Gwyrch Castle in Wales after the coronavirus pandemic made it unattainable to stage the favored present in Australia
Ready to compete? Paralympian Hollie Arnold, 26, was additionally seen pulling up on the London venue for the shoot forward of isolation for the present
Ruthie added throughout the interview: ‘It all the time made me snicker, I’d type of say ‘I’m going to my boyfriend’s tonight’. Nobody knew who he was.’
Other names beforehand urged as being on the line-up embody former Strictly Come Dancing star AJ Pritchard, 25, and EastEnders actress Jessica Plummer, 28.
While on Thursday it was reported that Victoria Derbyshire has signed on for the forthcoming sequence.
The BBC journalist, 52, is alleged to be ‘actually wanting ahead’ to be becoming a member of the line-up, which can allegedly additionally embody stars like AJ Pritchard and Vernon Kay, based on a report from The Sun.
A supply chatting with the publication claimed: ‘Victoria is all the time recreation for a problem so when she was approached for I’m A Celebrity she jumped on the probability.
‘It’s all the time one thing she’s needed to do however due to her household she’s by no means needed to fly to Australia and be away from them for therefore lengthy.
‘When the present moved to Wales and the chance got here up, she did not wish to look a present horse within the mouth so mentioned sure immediately.’
While earlier this month, AJ addressed hypothesis he’s set to look on the present, and claimed he was eager to be on it alongside his brother Curtis.
Exciting: Victoria Derbyshire is one other star mentioned to have ‘signed as much as star in’ I’m A Celeb’s first UK-based sequence, it was reported on Thursday
Reports: Actress Beverley Callard, left in her position on Coronation Street, can be on the rumoured line-up alongside Vernon Kay, proper
During an interview with the Mirror, AJ was requested if he was planning to go to Wales any time quickly, as they quizzed him on an I’m A Celeb look.
‘We would like to do I’m A Celebrity collectively,’ AJ mentioned, talking alongside his brother and fellow skilled dancer Curtis.
A supply near AJ confirmed to MailOn-line earlier in October that he shall be heading to Gwrych Castle in Abergele as he prepares to star in his first massive TV challenge since hanging up his dancing sneakers.
Ready for a problem: Earlier this month, AJ Pritchard addressed hypothesis he’s set to look on the present, and claimed he was eager to be on it alongside his brother Curtis
The supply mentioned: ‘AJ is basically excited – he cannot wait to get going and for the present to begin. It was all the time his intention to do extra TV work after leaving Strictly and there is no greater problem than I’m A Celeb.
‘He’s an early riser, into his health and a devoted individual – he hopes being a part of camp will give viewers the prospect to get to know him higher.
‘The solely draw back is he will not be collaborating with brother Curtis, who he is actually loved working with since lockdown.’
Different views: The present will definitely be completely different as the celebrities swap the outback for Wales within the upcoming sequence, set to return in November (Ant and Dec pictured in Oz in 2019)