I'm A Celebrity 2012: Eric Bristow, Linda Robson join line up?

I'm A Celebrity 2012

Darts legend Eric Bristow and Birds of a Feather star Linda Robson have both signed up for I'm A Celebrity 2012, it has been claimed today.

Darts player Eric “The Crafty Cockney” Bristow has reportedly agreed a £60,000 deal to jet out to Australia in November for the show.

He'll be joined in the camp by Birds of a Feather star Linda Robson, who is also said to have agreed a deal.

A source told The Sun today: “Eric and Linda are great fun and they can’t wait to get stuck into the jungle shenanigans.

"They know they’ll have to eat all sorts of horrible things but they’re up for the challenge.”

Stars lined up for the upcoming series of I’m A Celebrity are rumoured to include Tory MP Louise Mensch, Corrie star Ryan Thomas and former Strictly Come Dancing contestant Nancy Dell’Olio.

It was recently reported that bosses were keen to get Olympic stars on this year’s line up.

According to The Sun, names on the show’s wish list include cycling champs Bradley Wiggins and Elizabeth Armitstead, as well as gymnast Beth Tweddle and swimmer Rebecca Adlington.

Other celebrities on the line are said to include Blind Date host Cilla Black and telly chef Ainsley Harriott.

A source said recently: “We’re trying for a diverse mix.

“We have a lot to live up to after last year’s success with Dougie from McFly, Mark Wright, Sinitta and Fatima Whitbread.”

[cat c="i'm a celebrity"]I'm A Celebrity 2012[/cat] will air on ITV1 in November.

Get the latest news

Subscribe on YouTube