Sam Thompson and Marvin Humes team up for new TV show

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I’m A Celebrity duo Sam Thompson and Marvin Humes will return to TV on a brand new show.

ITV’s popular show DNA Journey is set to return this year with a new series featuring an exciting lineup of celebrity pairings embarking on emotional journeys to uncover their family histories.

Among the featured duos this season are Sam Thompson and Marvin Humes, who are set to explore their ancestries using cutting-edge DNA technology and genealogy.

The duo will take viewers along on a compelling voyage of discovery that promises to reveal fascinating stories about unknown ancestors and uncover secrets from the past.

The journey will not only highlight the personal histories of Sam and Marvin but will also connect them with living relatives, creating deep, personal ties to their familial pasts and present.

Also taking part in the new series are Ricky Tomlinson and Sue Johnston, Jo Brand and Julian Clary, Fay Ripley and Hermione Norris, Sarah Parish and Jimmy Nesbitt and John Simm and Philip Glenister.

Louise Major, Commissioning Editor, ITV said: “DNA Journey is an extraordinary series that offers a unique glimpse into the lives of so many brilliant celebrities.

“It is a privilege to be granted intimate access to their personal journeys and to share their experiences with the audience. This series is packed with life-changing revelations and gratifying discoveries that are sure to touch everyone’s hearts.”

Originally launched with a focus on the family histories of Ant & Dec, DNA Journey has since featured a variety of celebrities, including Freddie Flintoff, Jamie Redknapp, and Amanda Holden.

Produced by Voltage TV and Mitre Television, in partnership with Ancestry, the upcoming series of DNA Journey promises to deliver more heart-touching narratives and astonishing discoveries as celebrities like Sam Thompson and Marvin Humes trace their roots across the globe, from Canada to London and France to Jamaica.

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