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I'm A Celebrity 2023 Grand Finale: ITV Unveils Thrilling Showdown Date for Jungle Royalty
In classic tradition, three contenders will engage in a fierce battle, navigating their way through the ultimate Bushtucker Trial to claim the prestigious titles of King or Queen of the Jungle. The stage is set for an electrifying conclusion to this year's edition, which ignited with a bang when Nigel Farage, the controversial figure, entered the jungle.
However, the drama didn't stop there. Viewers were left in disbelief as 26-year-old Nella Rose clashed with Fred Sirieix, 51, on Tuesday's episode. The fiery exchange erupted when Nella took offense at Fred's remark about being able to 'be her father,' citing a 25-year age gap. She declared him a 'weirdo' and vowed not to engage with him or consume any food prepared by him for the remainder of her camp stay.
As the contestants gear up for the final showdown, bookies' odds suggest Sam Thompson as the frontrunner with 10/3, closely trailed by the legendary jockey Frankie Dettori at 7/2. Josie Gibson is also entering the fray as a strong contender with odds at 4/1. The list of hopefuls includes Fred Sirieix at 11/2, Marvin Humes at 8/1, Danielle Harold at 15/2, and Nick Pickard at 14/1, all vying to captivate viewers during the Bushtucker Trials.
The controversial figure Nigel Farage faces 18/1 odds of being crowned King of the Jungle, raising questions about his ability to win public favor. Adding to the star-studded lineup is Britney Spears' younger sister, Jamie-Lynn, known for her role in Nickelodeon's Zoey 101. Although familiar to those who grew up in the early noughties, Jamie-Lynn has her work cut out to climb the rankings.
MasterChef UK judge Grace Dent and YouTuber Nella round out the list, with odds at 33/1 and 25/1, respectively. As the Jungle's grand finale approaches, anticipation is building for the climactic moment when one contestant will emerge victorious, claiming the coveted title of Jungle Royalty."
I'M A CELEBRITY STARS ODDS OF WINNING
Sam Thompson 10/3
Frankie Dettori 7/2 - rumoured late comer
Josie Gibson 4/1
Fred Sirieix 11/2
Marvin Humes 8/1
Danielle Harold 15/2
Tony Bellew 9/1 - rumoured late comer
Nick Pickard 14/1
Nigel Farage 18/1
Jamie-Lynn Spears 20/1
Nella Rose 25/1
Grace Dent 33/1
I'm A Celebrity 2023: Meet the campmates
Claim to fame: Former leader of the UK Independence Party and leader of the Brexit Party.
Phobias: Nobody likes rats, snakes and I am dreading anything to do with heights.
Biggest misconception you want to dispel?: I have been demonised over the years and so it will be nice to show people I am not nasty.
Role in camp: Lead on starting up plenty of campfire discussions.
Aside from your family, what will you miss the most whilst in camp?: A pint in the pub and the news.
Best & worst attributes: I hope to cheer people up when they are down. Worst? I am impatient and I do snore.
Dream camper: As a controversial political media figure, I never name names… But I am looking forward to meeting interesting people from all different fields .
JAMIE LYNN SPEARS
Claim to fame: Zoey 101 and Sweet Magnolias star.
Phobias: I am scared of everything.
Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the jungle?: I think this is a nice chance to show who I really am.
Role in camp: Hopefully I will be the one who can support everyone.
Aside from family, what will you miss the most whilst in camp? A normal bathroom, air conditioning and my bed.
Best & worst attributes: I think my best quality is it takes a lot to hurt my feelings; but I am impatient and my family would say I get in a bad mood a lot.
Dream camper: Nicole Kidman, she is my favourite actress in the whole wide world, or Reece Witherspoon.
Claim to fame: EastEnders actress.
Phobias: Rats. I hate them!
Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the jungle?: I can be a little ditzy at times but I am definitely not a ‘dumb blonde’. I want to show I can do the trials, challenges and get stuck in.
Role in camp: Shoulder to cry on, help others if they are feeling low in camp.
Aside from family, what will you miss most whilst in camp?: Snacking. I am a little muncher and I am going to miss my morning cup of tea, too!
Best & worst attributes: I’d like to think I will be good if people are really struggling. I am not, however, very good at being bored, nor am I a morning person either.
Dream camper: Ed Sheeran. If he brings his guitar into camp, he can sing for us.
Claim to fame: Made In Chelsea star and radio presenter.
Phobias: I am not a creepy crawly guy and I hate anyone or anything touching my neck.
Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the jungle?: Since the age of 21, I’ve spent my whole life on TV and so I feel whether people have a good or bad opinion of me, it’s probably warranted!
Role in camp: I’m a ‘yes’ man so cooking, cleaning I will do whatever they want me to do.
Aside from family, what will you miss most whilst in camp?: I know this sounds lame but gaming.
Best & worst attributes: I’d like to think I am the court jester and I don’t take things too seriously, so if anyone is having a bad day I would like to put a smile on their face. Worst? I am quite forgetful and I am bad at focusing on things.
Dream camper: Stephen Fry. I think I would self-combust if he was going in the jungle!
Claim to fame: First Dates star.
Phobias: I am scared of everything. I am dying to find out how vile the food will be!
Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the jungle?: I don’t think there is anything but I am looking forward to learning more about myself during my time in the camp.
Role in camp: I will definitely muck in with all the jobs. I don’t mind cooking or cleaning the toilets.
Aside from your family, what will you miss the most whilst in camp? My bed. It’s super comfy. I will also miss a cup of coffee in the morning.
Best & worst attributes: I like to have fun but I do snore and I am impatient!
Dream camper: It’s going to be nice to meet everyone but I’d love to see Dolly Parton, The Rock or Snoop Dog in there.
Claim to fame: This Morning presenter.
Phobias: Insects and I freeze every time I see a spider and I am not sure what I am going to do if I am in a trial with them!
Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the jungle?: I would like people to know I am very clever at knowing useless information!
Role in camp: Mum. I am very motherly and I also love chatting to people.
Aside from family, what will you miss most whilst in camp?: Getting up to blow dry my hair and putting a bit of make-up on!
Best & worst attributes: I am an optimist and I love meeting people from all walks of life. Worst? I can be quite nosey and I am worried about my temper if I am too hungry.
Dream camper: Dawn French, I love her.
Claim to fame: YouTuber and Catfish UK star.
Phobias: I am fearful of everything!
Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the jungle? I am a pretty open book.
Role in camp: Keep the morale and humour high.
Aside from your family, what will you miss the most whilst in camp? My phone… I am always on it!
Dream camper: Alison Hammond or Adele.
Claim to fame: JLS star.
Phobias: Heights. I have pulled out of a skydive with JLS in the past because I was too scared!
Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the jungle: To show I am not just a member of a boy band. It will be nice for people to learn more about me.
Role in camp: I’d like to think I will be a shoulder to cry on and a mediator.
Aside from family, what will you miss most whilst in camp?: My fantasy football app! I am obsessed with it! Four weeks without music is a long time, too.
Best & worst attributes: I’ve got three children under the age of ten and you definitely need a lot of patience for that! Worst? Rochelle would probably say I get ‘hangry’ if I don’t have enough food.
Dream camper: Paddy McGuinness – I’ve done Soccer Aid with him before and I know he’s funny, he gets stuck in and he is hands on.
Claim to fame: Hollyoaks star.
Phobias: I am a bit scared of the dark. When you go to the House of Horrors at Halloween and things jump out at you, I am not very good when I can’t see!
Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the jungle: It will be nice to go in as me and not as my Hollyoaks character.
Role in camp: Grafter or chef, I am quite good at cooking. But I’ve never cooked on a fire before. Aside from family, what will you miss most whilst in camp: Football and my creature comforts.
Best & worst attributes: I’d like to think I am a nice person and a good team player. I am not lazy but I do have a few bad habits like picking my nose. My girlfriend has been trying to train me to stop!
Dream camper: Sir Alex Ferguson or Neil Warnock.
Claim to fame: MasterChef star and food critic.
Phobias: Horrible people.
Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the jungle: People think I am quite forthright and scary but I don’t think I am scary! Hopefully people will see this.
Role in camp: Shoulder to cry on and I am a practical cook so I can help out.
Aside from your family, what will you miss the most whilst in camp? My three cats and my make-up bag. I love a bit of glamour.
Best & worst attributes: I would like to think I am funny! My worst quality is lack of sleep. I like my sleep.
Dream camper: Queen Camilla. She would be very practical. And Madonna - she could perform tracks from her Greatest Hits tour!
Who is in I'm a Celebrity this year 2023?
The 2023 season of I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! featured a diverse cast of celebrities, including:
- Nick Pickard – Hollyoaks actor
- Jamie-Lynn Spears – Singer and actress
- Sam Thompson – TV personality and radio DJ
- Josie Gibson – This Morning host
- Fred Sirieix – TV presenter
- Nella Rose – YouTuber
- Nigel Farage – GB News host and former MEP
- Grace Dent – Food critic
- Marvin Humes – JLS singer and presenter
- Danielle Harold – EastEnders actress
Who is doing the trial tonight on I'm a Celebrity?
Each episode of I'm a Celebrity features Bushtucker Trials, where celebrities face challenges to earn food for their fellow campmates. The celebrities who take part in the trials are chosen by the show's producers and are often based on their individual fears or strengths.
What channel is I'm a Celebrity on?
In the UK, I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! is broadcast on ITV.
Why is Jamie Lynn Spears on I'm a Celebrity?
There are many reasons why Jamie Lynn Spears might have decided to participate in I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here!. Some possible reasons include:
- To challenge herself: The show is known for its tough challenges, and Jamie Lynn may have wanted to test her limits.
- To get out of her comfort zone: The jungle is a very different environment from Jamie Lynn's usual surroundings, and she may have wanted to experience something new.
- To raise her profile: The show has a large viewership, and Jamie Lynn may have wanted to use it to promote her career.
- To have fun: I'm a Celebrity is known for being a fun and lighthearted show, and Jamie Lynn may have simply wanted to have a good time.
Ultimately, only Jamie Lynn Spears knows why she decided to do the show. However, the reasons above are all possible motivations.
Additional information about I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! 2023:
- The 2023 season of I'm a Celebrity was the 22nd series of the show.
- The show was filmed in Australia's Springbrook National Park.
- The series was won by Matt Hancock, a former UK Health Secretary.