When does I'm A Celebrity 2021 start? Plus confirmed location and rumored line-up

Here is everything you need to know about I'm A Celebrity 2021

I'm a Celebrity 2021
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I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here is scheduled to hit our screens later this year, here is everything that you need to know about the 2021 series.

I'm a Celebrity is one of the fantastic reality TV shows that makes the long dark winters in the UK a bit more bearable. 

Although the show is still not due to air until November, already, we are wondering which celebrities will be taking part. As well as that, where this year's show is set to take place. 

So here is everything we know about the next season of I'm a Celebrity 2021...


When does I'm A Celebrity start 2021?

ITV has not confirmed when the show will officially begin airing, but typically the show begins mid November.

Season 20 of I'm a Celebrity took place over 3 weeks in 2020 and began airing on November 15 and concluded on December 4 2020.

Season 19 began on November 17 and Season 18 began on November 18. Based on these dates, we can likely expect that I'm a Celebrity will begin airing on Sunday, November 14, 2021.

I'm A Celebrity 2021 line-up

The line-up for I'm a Celebrity has yet to be confirmed by ITV but there are already rumors about which stars may be competing in the show.

It was rumored last year that Keith Duffy from Boyzone would be participating in the show. The star didn't end up being on the show, so some fans think that he may be participating this year.

Little Mix star Jade Thirlwall, is also rumored to be entering the show. In a radio interview with Heart FM, the Little Mix stars were asked if they would considering taking part in the show. While Perrie and Leigh-Anne replied that they wouldn't be considering it, Jade said, "I'll try anything once me, do you know what I mean? I'll give it a crack."

Since leaving her role as a BBC presenter, many have wondered what will Louise Minchin do next? There are now rumors that the former presenter will be competing in I'm a Celebrity. Louise has not addressed these rumors, and when asked how she plans to spend her time after leaving her demanding role at the BBC after 20 years, the journalist said that she plans to enjoy her sleep and spend time with her family.

Other celebrities rumored to be taking part in Season 21 are, Love Island's Olivia Attwood, Eastender actor Jake Wood, Gogglebox star Tom Malone Jr and Coronation Street actress Lucy Fallon.

I'm a Celebrity 2021

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I'm A Celebrity 2021 location confirmed

The show moved from the Australian jungle to Gwrych Castle in Wales in 2020 because the pandemic made travelling to Australia particularly challenging. 

It was confirmed in August 2021, that I’m A Celebrity 2021 will be returning to Wales. ITV announced, "ITV today announces that the forthcoming 21st series of I’m A Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! will return to the historic Gwrych Castle, Abergele in North Wales."

Fans were divided about this location, but given the circumstances, many are pleased that the beloved show is still taking place, albeit not in the outback. 

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