Former EastEnders star Jacqueline Jossa has swapped Albert Sq. for her first stint on actuality TV within the Australian jungle.
Jossa will wave goodbye to husband Dan Osborne and their two daughters as she heads Down Underneath for I’m A Celebrity 2019 with well-known campmates Caitlyn Jenner, Ian Wright and Nadine Coyle amongst others.
Right here’s all it’s essential to know concerning the soap star.
Well-known for: Taking part in Lauren Branning on EastEnders from 2010 to 2018
Who is Jacqueline Jossa?
Jacqueline Jossa was greatest identified for enjoying Lauren Branning in EastEnders alongside Jake Wooden as her dad Max. It is her solely appearing gig to this point, however is a position she gained a number of awards for. I’m A Celebrity will probably be her first ever actuality TV look and comes practically two years after her husband, former TOWIE star Dan Osborne, appeared on Celebrity Massive Brother. The pair, who tied the knot in June 2017, have two daughters collectively: Ella, 4, and Mia, one.
Jossa is no stranger to media consideration having confronted a number of allegations that her marriage was on the rocks after Osborne was accused of dishonest. One thing he vehemently denied.
Why is Jacqueline Jossa occurring I’m a Celebrity?
“I believe folks assume I’m a pushover or a doormat,” she mentioned. “I additionally assume some folks pity me. I need to present I’m high quality. I’m up for a chortle and that I’ll go for it and strive my greatest.”
What has Jacqueline Jossa mentioned about doing I’m a Celebrity?
The actress and mum-of-two mentioned she is wanting ahead to having a expertise detox within the jungle, however fears participating as herself because it is the primary time she has “performed a present the place I’ve been myself”.
She has additionally “by no means performed mountain climbing, jumped out of a airplane or camped” and is “terrified of every little thing – particularly spiders”.