Famous conspiracy theorist George Wilson joked that if he wanted to be made to look like a complete prat on national television, he'd go on I'm a Celebrity. He heard, though, that the pay was not too bad, and noted that a holiday in Australia was involved. (AUDIO: The Conspiracy)
Behind the scenes Edit
- I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!, commonly referred to as I'm a Celebrity or I'm a Celeb, began in 2002 on ITV, where it continues to run as a yearly series.
- Throughout the series, celebrities take part in trials where they are covered in various insects, hence Shireen shouting the phrase "I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!" when faced with the insect-like Dryads.
- In the audio story Sync, Blon Slitheen referenced the show by saying "I'm a minor political celebrity, get me out of here".
- The following Doctor Who-related individuals have competed in the original UK edition of show over the years:
- Tony Blackburn competed in and won the original 2002 series, becoming the first ever "King of the Jungle".
- Toyah Wilcox competed in the 2003 series, finishing in 4th place.
- Mike Read competed in the first 2004 series, finishing in last place.
- Vic Reeves competed in the second 2004 series, finishing in 8th place.
- Antony Costa competed in the 2005 series, finishing in 6th place.
- Faith Brown competed in the 2006 series, finishing in 10th place.
- Christopher Biggins competed in and won the 2007 series.
- Nigel Havers competed in the 2010 series, finishing in last place.
- Colin Baker competed in the 2012 series, finishing in 8th place.
- Craig Charles competed in the 2014 series, however he left voluntarily only four days in after learning of his brother's death.
- Susannah Constantine competed in the 2015 series, finishing in 12th place.
- Noel Edmonds was a late comer and competed in the 2018 series, finishing in last place.
- John Barrowman competed in the 2018 series, finishing in 3rd place.
- Emily Atack competed in the 2018 series, finishing in 2nd place.