Harry Potter actor to take part in Celebrity Total Wipeout

crHarry Potter actor Chris Rankin has signed up to take part in an upcoming celebrity special of Total Wipeout. The actor best known as Percy Weasley in the popular franchise based on JK Rowling's books will be competing in the action based gameshow with a number of others.

The programme which sees a number of contestants take part in a large obstacle course in Argentina is currently in its' fourth series and presenter Amanda Byram is currently out filming Series 5. It was recently announced that there will also be four celebrity specials.

Telling his fans on Twitter, Rankin wrote: ''I can now announce that at the end of the month, I'll be flying to Argentina to take part in Celebrity Total Wipeout! BBC1 air date tbc (sic).''

Earlier celebrity specials saw the likes of Jeremy Edwards, Joe Swash and Jeff Brazier get plopped in the mud, no other celebrities have been confirmed for the four specials although expect an announcement soon.

Are you looking forward to the next celebrity special? Who would you like to see tackle the big red balls and conquer the sackapunch? Keep your comments coming!

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