It’s been a tricky first week for the 2018 contestants of I’m a Superstar… Get me Out of Right here!.
After parachuting into the camp, the celebrities had been compelled to down glasses of fish-eye juice, chomp on emu and swim with eels.
So how are they shaping up and who’re the early frontrunners?
Harry Redknapp – evens
The previous Tottenham and West Ham supervisor is reportedly set to earn £100,000 for his stint within the jungle.
A detailed good friend predicted: “Harry isn’t the rest not up to just right worth. He’s had a protracted, attention-grabbing occupation and is aware of a large number of well-known other people. He’ll be amusing to look at.”
Nick Knowles – 9/2
Knowles is not any stranger to tv, having offered a variety of displays reminiscent of Actual Rescues, DIY SOS and Who Dares Wins because the mid-1990s.
He’s mentioned to be “one of the pricey signings thus far as manufacturers dug deep in ITV’s wallet to safe him”, studies the Day by day Replicate.
Emily Atack – 9/2
The Inbetweeners superstar, who is expounded to Beatles legend Paul McCartney, has been again within the headlines just lately after being romantically related with Strictly Come Dancing contestant Seann Walsh.
Her panic over leaping out of a helicopter gained over audience, making her an early frontrunner.
John Barrowman – 8/1
Very best recognized for his roles in Physician Who and spin-off Torchwood, the American actor and singer has admitted he has a phobia of confined areas, leaping out of planes and shellfish – now not the most productive get started for a stint down underneath.
Noel Edmonds – 16/1
A past due access to this 12 months’s jungle, the host of Switch Store, Noel’s Space Celebration and Deal or No Deal didn’t seem within the camp at the first evening with the others, however he was once printed as the brand new Jungle Emperor throughout Thursday’s episode.
One TV insider advised the Day by day Replicate: “ITV was once determined to get Noel – he’s an enormous title to safe and everybody has top hopes he’ll pull in quite a lot of rankings.”
Anne Hegerty – 16/1
Hegerty made her title on hit ITV gameshow The Chase, the place she performs the function of fierce brainbox The Governess.
She has seemed at the Australian model of The Chase, and can consider seeing fellow campmate Redknapp crash out of a 2016 charity episode of gameshow over a query about soccer.
Fleur East – 22/1
The singer, who got here runner-up on The X Issue in 2014, has scored a brand new file deal and hopes to make use of the display to re-launch her tune occupation.
“Each time I take into accounts it, I am getting butterflies in my abdomen. I’ve been in denial that I’m going in. I’ve by no means completed the rest like this earlier than and neither have I ever camped or slept outdoor,” she advised Cosmopolitan.
James McVey – 33/1
The Vamps guitarist has been a life-long fan of I’m a Superstar, such a lot so he agreed to omit a big a part of his band’s South American excursion to participate.
When requested if his enthusiasts could be dissatisfied in him for swapping the level for small display screen, McVey mentioned: “I believe they are going to in finding it hilarious. I’ve sought after to try this for years and now I’m.”
Rita Simons – 40-1
The previous Eastenders superstar – and neice of Alan Sugar – is it appears hoping her time within the jungle will lend a hand handle her well being struggles with consideration deficit hyperactivity dysfunction (ADHD), obsessive-compulsive dysfunction (OCD), nervousness and insomnia.
Malique Thompson-Dwyer – 100/1
The 20-year-old Hollyoaks superstar is without doubt one of the youngest contestants in this 12 months’s display and has already established himself because the arch-joker of the gang.
He’s the fourth Hollyoaks actor to enter the jungle, following within the footsteps of Jamie Lomas, Stuart Manning and Jorgie Porter.
Sair Khan – 150/1
The Coronation Boulevard actress rounds off the bookmakers record, becoming a member of a protracted line of cleaning soap stars who’ve battled it out to be queen of the jungle.