Nick Knowles’ secret blazing rows revealed by former I’m A Celeb campmate

Anne Hegerty has told all

Nick Knowles I'm A Celeb

by Nathan Katnoria |
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This year’s I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Here contestants have got on like a house on fire ever since they entered the jungle, resulting in one of the most drama-free camps in the show’s history.

However, it seems that tempers have flared more than has been shown on our screens after former campmate Anne Hegerty revealed that Nick Knowles was involved in un-aired bust-ups with the show’s crew.

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“I don’t think they’ve seen how protective he gets with the other campmates, and how he’ll have blazing rows in the Bush Telegraph if he thinks the rest of us are being put at risk in any way,” she told the Metro.

Anne added: "Honestly, from the conversations I've been having with people since I got out, I think there's a lot of things Nick has been doing that have just not been shown.


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Swipe through to see what the cast of I'm A Celeb... 2018 could be earning

Sair Khan2 of 12

Sair Khan

The Sun reports Coronation Street actress Sair Khan may have secured a £40,000 payment for her stay in the jungle.

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Anne Hegerty

The Chase star Anne Hegerty could take home between £60,000 to £80,000.

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Nick Knowles

It's thought TV presenter Nick Knowles has landed a big deal of around £200,000.

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Fleur East

Celeb PR Ed Hopkins told The Sun: "Negotiations appeared to go on for a while but I would think Fleur would have been offered between £50,000 and £70,000."

James McVey6 of 12

James McVey

The Vamps star James McVey is thought to have secured a pay cheque of £40,000..

John Barrowman7 of 12

John Barrowman

According to The Sun, a source revealed: "Bosses wanted him on the show for years so they'd have paid between £120,000 to £200,000 to get him on board."

Malique Thompson-Dwyer8 of 12

Malique Thompson-Dwyer

20-year-old Hollyoaks actor Malique Thompson-Dwyer may have only been paid about £15,000.

Harry Redknapp9 of 12

Harry Redknapp

It was recently revealed that football manager Harry Redknapp is being paid £500,000 for his stint in the jungle.

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Emily Atack

According to The Sun, Emily's fee could be as low as £15,000 but sources think she will have been paid £40,000.

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Rita Simons

Celebrity PR Ed Hopkins told The Sun he believes EastEnders star Rita could be paid £80,000 to £100,000 for her three weeks in the jungle.

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Noel Edmonds

It was recently revealed that Noel Edmonds may be heading into the jungle this year and it's claimed he'll be the highest paid contestant ever at £600,000.

"People seem to know that candlewax was spilled on John's gilet, but when I say, 'Were you impressed by Nick's scheme for removing the wax when the producers said they wouldn't provide a new gilet?' they all go, 'What scheme?'"

DIY SOS presenter Nick was praised for his gentlemanly ways during his time in the jungle after looking out for his fellow campmates, even lending Anne his luxury pillow to make sure she was comfortable.

In other I’m A Celeb news, viewers REJOICED as Harry Redknapp was reunited with wife Sandra during last night’s episode.

Harry Redknapp wife Sandra I'm A Celeb

Harry, who has entertained us all with his hilarious anecdotes, broke down in tears as he embraced Sandra in emotional scenes, telling her: “I’m not going to let you go, you’re not going to go anywhere. You can come in my hammock!”

He added: “It’s funny, 54 years and we just don’t want to be apart, that’s done me up today, I’ve missed her so much. I love you so much.”

Host Holly Willoughby declared the scenes “the best television I’ve ever seen” as she broke down in tears, sobbing: “I’m gone. It was just amazing."

I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here continues tonight at 9.10pm on ITV.

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