I’m A Celebrity 2018: Everything you need to know

The new series begins on Sunday 18th November

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by Alex Ross |

It's that time of year again, the days are getting shorter, the temperatures are dropping and Christmas is just around the corner... which means the return of I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!

The TV show has made us cry with laughter over the years so we couldn't wait for its return on Sunday 18th November. There had been a million rumours on which celebrities would be heading into the jungle.

Here's absolutely everything you need to know about I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here 2018: the line-up, presenters, start date and everything else you could ever need.

Who won I'm A Celebrity 2018?

To no-one's surprise (except Holly Willoughby's), football manager Harry Redknapp was crowned King of the Jungle on Sunday 9th December.

Second: Emily Atack

Third: John Barrowman

Fourth: Fleur East

Fifth: James McVey

Sixth: Nick Knowles

Seventh: Anne Hegerty

Eighth: Rita Simons

Ninth: Sair Khan

Tenth: Malique Thompson-Dwyer

Eleventh: Noel Edmonds

When did I'm A Celebrity 2018 start?

After weeks of rumours, ITV finally confirmed the new series of I'm A Celebrity would be back on our TV screens on Sunday 18th November.

Who presented I'm A Celebrity 2018?

After much speculation, ITV finally confirmed that This Morning's Holly Willoughby would be joining Dec Donnelly to present I'm A Celebrity 2018, in Ant McPartlin's absence.

Speaking about her new role, Holly said, "I couldn’t be more excited to have been asked to stand alongside Dec for the next jungle adventure. I love Ant and want to send him my best wishes and support for a continued recovery.

"These are big shoes, not to fill, but just to keep warm for a little bit... Honestly, I’m a huge fan of I’m a Celebrity and actually feel like I’ve won a competition to go and hang out on my favourite show! When is it a good time to tell Dec I’m scared of everything that moves?!"

Dec added that he's 'super excited' to have Holly take part in the show's infamous Bushtucker Trials. He said, "I am hugely grateful to Holly for agreeing to accompany me to Australia this year,” he said. “She was at the top of my list and I’m thrilled she said yes. It will be a different kind of series but we will try our best to ensure it is no less fun and eventful for our loyal viewers.

"I am also pleased to hear Holly is scared of everything. I am almost stupidly excited at the thought of watching her during the eating trials!"

Why did Ant McPartlin not present I'm A Celebrity in 2018?

After presenting the show alongside his on-screen partner Dec Donnelly for 13 years, Ant McPartlin announced he would be taking an extended break from his TV duties until 2020, to allow him to fully recover from his addiction problems.

In March this year, Ant was arrested and later charged with drink driving, resulting in him checking himself back into rehab.

Ant later announced the news that he would NOT be appearing on this year's I'm A Celebrity in August this year. A statement released on his behalf read, 'Ant McPartlin today announces he will continue to take a break from all television presenting roles until 2019. Ant will not present I’m A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here! in November this year.'

Ant and Dec
©Ant and Dec © Rex/Shuttershock

Which celebrities are signed-up for I'm A Celebrity 2018?

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Who presented I'm A Celebrity: Extra Camp?

ITV confirmed that Scarlett Moffatt, Joel Dommett and Joe Swash would be returning again to present the popular spin-off show, I'm A Celebrity: Extra Camp.

Joe Swash, Scarlett Moffatt and Joel Dommett
©Joe Swash, Scarlett Moffatt and Joel Dommett © Rex/Shuttershock

Who won I'm A Celebrity in 2017?

Made In Chelsea star Georgia 'Toff' Toffolo was crowned Queen of the Jungle in 2017, beating the likes of Hollyoaks actor Jamie Lomas and writer Iain Lee.

Toff immediately hit it off with viewers with her kind-hearted demeanour and hilarious personality.

What channel is I'm A Celebrity on?

Just like previous years, I'm A Celebrity 2018 was on ITV.

What time is I'm A Celebrity on?

I'm A Celebrity usually begins at 9pm, after the watershed!

Who's excited for the brand new series of I'm A Celebrity?

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