Now that the full cast for I’m a Celebrity… 2022 has been announced, many celebs are getting ready to leave their comfortable lives behind and set up camp in the Australian outback.
Joining the likes of Chris Moyles and Love Island ‘s Olivia Attwood, who arrived Down Under earlier this week, are Hollyoaks star Owen Warner, Boy George and many more big names, the Mirror reports.
Babatunde Aleshe from Gogglebox, Charlene White from Loose Women, Sue Cleaver from Coronation Street, Mike Tindall, Lioness Jill Scott, Scarlette Douglas, and comedian Seann Walsh complete the lineup of personalities
This year’s contestants were confirmed after the show’s hosts, Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly, and their families arrived in Australia earlier this week. The show starts on Sunday, November 6, at 9pm with a 105-minute special.
Boy George, who is 61 years old, is said to have gotten the biggest paycheck in the show’s history. ITV executives are said to be happy to have signed the famous musician.
A source at ITV said that the latest signing for the new series, which will be set in Australia for the first time since 2019, is “beyond exciting” for the channel. Bosses also have “no doubt” that Boy George will “draw in viewers” because he is a worldwide star.
No number has been given, but Noel Edmonds was reportedly paid £600,000 for just nine days in the jungle, making him the best-paid I’m a Celebrity contestant ever.