Jamie Lynn Spears He heads to the jungle.
The actress and Britney’s little sister has been announced as a cast member for the latest season of the UK survival reality show “I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!” alongside right-wing British politician Nigel Farage and morning show host Josie Gibson.
Farage is best known as the face of Brexit in the UK, while Gibson is a regular host of turbulent shows. ITV daytime program “This Morning.”
“I’m a Celebrity”, which begins on November 19 on British network ITV and will run for approximately three weeks, sees contestants dropped off in a remote part of the Australian jungle where viewers will vote for them to face off in a ranking. of repulsive challenges ranging from eating kangaroo testicles to diving into a pit full of creepy crawlies.
Joining Spears, Farage and Gibson on the show are “Made in Chelsea” star Sam Thompson, TV presenter Fred Sirieix, YouTuber Nella Rose, food critic Grace Dent, pop star Marvin Humes, actress “Eastenders” Danielle Harold and “Hollyoaks” star Nick. Pickard.
Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly, known collectively as Ant and Dec, return to present the series.
Spears, who recently appeared in a “Zoey 101” reboot and on “Dancing With the Stars,” admitted that the SAG-AFTRA strike had prompted her to do a lot more reality TV. “I think she’s way out of my comfort zone and this year with SAG on strike, I’ve said ‘yes’ to a lot of unscripted projects,” she said in a press package for the show. “I really enjoy immersing myself in these experiences.”
Admitting that she is “scared of everything,” the actress added that she hoped the jungle, where contestants often have intimate conversations by the campfire, would be a “good opportunity to show who I really am.”