I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Right here! is again on our screens, however manufacturing members are reportedly already panicking that one celeb could be on their manner out.
ITV’s long-running actuality present returned on Sunday (19 November), with a model new forged of daytime presenters, cleaning soap stars and controversial right-wing politicians jetting off to Australia to face grotesque challenges and gruelling circumstances within the jungle. You possibly can learn all concerning the contestants right here.
Representing America on the present is Jamie Lynn Spears, who’s finest often called Britney Spears’s little sister who rose to fame as a youngster on Nickelodeon present Zoey 101. Lately, nonetheless, she has been concerned in an ongoing public feud along with her sister, after Britney accused her of being complicit within the singer’s conservatorship.
Forward of the collection launch, Spears – who this 12 months has additionally appeared on the US variations of Strictly Come Dancing (Dancing with the Stars) and SAS: Who Dares Wins (Particular Forces: World’s Hardest Take a look at) – reportedly refused to participate in interviews with forward of the collection’ launch in Australia.
The primary episode noticed Spears full a skydive earlier than taking up the Temple of Doom problem alongside JLS star and This Morning presenter Marvin Humes and Hollyoaks star Nick Pickard. Making ready for the problem, Spears yelled: “Oh my God, oh my God, oh my God, I did the improper present.”
Based on studies, the 32-year-old’s response to the challenges has seen her labelled a potential “flight threat” by crew. On Sunday evening, The Sun reported that Spears remoted herself in camp on Saturday and stayed in mattress on Sunday morning.
“The entry trials for I’m a Celebrity are notoriously robust and Jamie [Lynn] wasn’t the one one who struggled by the challenges,” a supply informed the publication.
“However away from the cameras and scenes that aired on TV, it’s her behaviour in camp that has turn out to be apparent to crew. She has stored herself considerably separate, probably not socialising – and stayed in mattress.”
They continued: “It regarded like she is actually lacking her household and, in fact, not like the opposite celebs, who’re all from the UK and largely know – or know of – one another, Jamie Lynn didn’t have quick connections like that.”
The Impartial has contacted ITV and Spears’s representatives for remark.
Throughout the Temple of Doom problem, Spears, Humes and Pickard have been made to take a seat in a tank as creepy crawlies have been poured on them. When her tank was full of inexperienced ants, she recoiled in horror, and shouted out: “What the eff?” as she was bitten by ants in the course of the problem.
Spears’s title started trending on Twitter in the course of the problem, which noticed the three celebrities win six stars and a full home of meals for his or her camp.
In one other viral clip, Spears refused to acknowledge the connection to her well-known sister when greeting her fellow contestants.
When presenter and Large Brother star Josie Gibson requested Spears who bought her into music, she replied: “I’ve all the time been into music, you understand what I imply? Writing and singing.” “You’re a very musical household, ain’t you?” Gibson pushed, asking: “Was your grandmother into it?” Refusing to take the bait, Spears responded: “My mother performed the piano a lot.”
Nonetheless, Spears stated that her castmates had been “very nice and actually type” and made a “fantastic impression” on her.
Throughout the opening episode, presenters Ant and Dec didn’t miss the chance to mock Spears – who’s referred to in official media across the present as an actress and singer – about her obvious “rule” about not mentioning her sister.
Introducing her, Dec Donnelly stated: “Jamie-Lynn Spears: actress and singer, however possibly finest identified for having one of the vital well-known siblings on the earth.”
Ant McPartlin shortly added: “Sure – Bryan Spears! I can’t consider we’ve bought the Bryan Spears’s sister on this present!” Because the crew laughed, he continued: “Bear in mind guys, Jamie Lynn is a individual in her personal proper, not simply Bryan Spears’s sister, OK?”
I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Right here! airs Sunday to Friday at 9pm on ITV.