I'm A Celebrity 2011: Cheryl Cole and Katie Price's ex boyfriends wanted by bosses!

Cheryl Cole

I'm A Celebrity 2011 isn't looking set to bring many changes with it, including the celebs, who are still mainly going to consist of partners of the famous - if the latest rumours are to be believed. According to the Daily Star, both Cheryl Cole and Katie Price's ex boyfriend are set to enter the jungle.

I'm A Celeb bosses reportedly want to sign up US dancing pro Derek Hough and Argentinean model Leandro Penna to spill the beans on the show.

An insider told the newspaper: “In theory Cheryl and Katie would be at the top of the wish list but, seeing as they are not an option, their ex-boyfriends have become the next best thing.

“Producers know it would be a massive scoop to get Derek or Leandro to talk about Cheryl or Katie. Even if they don’t talk, execs are still confident the two sex symbols would both prove hugely popular.

“They are both young, good-looking and would be a huge hit with female fans."

The source added: “Either way, neither Cheryl nor Katie will be happy about seeing their ex-lovers on the reality show. It doesn’t really matter if they spill the beans or not – just the prospect of them dishing the dirt would be a massive pull for fans.”

And in rather worrying news, the insider claimed that Derek could well be one of the show's biggest stars.

They said: "Although the line-up is coming along producers are still worried they don’t yet have enough star contestants to bring in the viewers and they are confident that Derek could be that person.”

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