Matt Hancock joined I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! because he wanted to build his profile and “become a rock star,” campmate Boy George said.
The West Suffolk MP and former health secretary have stressed that his constituents are his “first priority” when it comes to the woods, claiming the reality TV show will be an “honest and unbiased way”. filter” to communicate with voters.
However, Karma Chameleon singer George, who initially clashed with the former health secretary on the show, said in an interview with The Sun on Sunday: “Don’t believe anything he says about it. the reason why he does it.
We all know that politicians are realists. We also know everyone wants to be a rock star. Especially politiciansboy George
“He did it because he wanted to have fun.
“We all know that politicians are real people. We also know everyone wants to be a rock star. Especially politicians.
“So it’s impossible to trust some people’s reasons for doing something.
“Ultimately, they’re doing it to have a bigger profile, get a little more attention, hopefully show people a different side.”
Hancock surpassed many expectations by reaching the final of the ITV reality show but fell behind the winner, Euro 2022 champion Jill Scott and Hollyoaks actor Owen Warner after a public vote. declare.
During his time in the woods, he was voted the person to complete a series of Bushtucker Tests and was criticized by other contestants, including George, for his handling of the coronavirus pandemic.
His decision to join the program at a time when Parliament was sitting resulted in his suspension from the Conservative Parliamentary Party and drew criticism from the Prime Minister and MPs across the political spectrum.
It was revealed this week that Hancock will not stand in the next general election because he wants to “influence public debate” from outside Parliament.
https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/boy-george-dont-believe-matt-hancocks-reasoning-for-joining-im-a-celebrity-42211189.html Boy George: Don’t Believe The Reason Matt Hancock Is In I’m A Celebrity