I'm A Celebrity 2016 line up: Meet newbies Danny Baker and Martin Roberts

I'm A Celebrity 2016 cast: Newbies

Danny Baker and Martin Roberts will join the I'm A Celebrity 2016 line up from tomorrow, it's been confirmed.

Hosts Ant and Dec confirmed in tonight's show that the pair would be joining the current cast of 10 celebrity contestants from Thursday night.

Both Danny and Martin were strongly rumoured for this year's show but the current lot won't be expecting them to enter live tomorrow.

Meet the two newbies below...

Danny Baker

I'm A Celebrity 2016 cast: Danny Baker
I'm A Celebrity 2016 cast: Danny Baker

Age: 59
Date of birth: 22nd June 1957
Phobias: None but nobody can say how they will be if you are buried underground with cockroaches falling all over you!
Missing any special occasion: I am running away from several large projects – writing the next series of Cradle to Grave, my third book, writing my tour and another project for the BBC
Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the Jungle: You would have to have an ego even larger than mine to think people had any conceptions about you in the first place
Role in the camp: Master of all trades and entertainer. I’ve got an exhaustive list of showbiz anecdotes
Miss most: Nothing!
Dream camper: Jennifer Aniston
Relationship status: Married

As legendary TV and radio presenter Danny Baker celebrates 40 years in show business this year, he reveals he wants to go out with a bang by taking part in one last big TV show.

Martin Roberts

I'm A Celebrity 2016 cast: Martin Robets
I'm A Celebrity 2016 cast: Martin Robets

Age: 53
Date of birth: 20th July 1963
Phobias: Claustrophobia, I am not keen on big wasps either
Missing any special occasion: No
Biggest misconception you want to dispel in the Jungle: What you see is what you get with me but it will be nice for people to get to know the real me
Role in the camp: A friend, comforter and a shoulder to cry on
Miss most: Aside from my family, my mobile phone as I am attached to it and coffee – I drink eight
cups a day
Dream camper: Eddie Izzard would be a riot
Relationship status: Married

BBC Homes Under the Hammer presenter Martin Roberts is so petrified of the Bushtucker Trials, he has been having nightmares at home – and he’s even had to switch his bedroom lights on in the middle of the night.

I'm A Celebrity continues nightly on ITV.

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