Matt Hancock has won a spot in I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! final after Mike Tindall became the eighth contestant to be eliminated.
former England rugby player, 44, missed a spot in Sunday’s final against former health secretary, 44, Jill Scott and Owen Warner, who will be vying for the top spot in the competition. ITV reality show.
After leaving the celebrity camp, Tindall was greeted by his wife, the daughter of Royal Princess Zara Tindall.
He told hosts Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly: “I’m pretty comfortable with that. It was a wonderful journey. I think we were very lucky with everyone that was there and how the camp worked together.
“Working in a team for a long time of my life, I didn’t expect it to work so well.”
Earlier on Saturday night’s episode, Tindall shared his thoughts on Hancock’s place in the competition, saying: “Matt clearly wants to win.”
Speaking to the Bush Telegraph, Tindall said: “Matt makes sure his t-shirt and phone number are always visible. Matt clearly wants to win.
“I am happy to turn the tide every time he leaves camp.
“Once a politician, forever a politician. Always vote for votes.
On the show, hosts Anthony McPartlin and Declan Donnelly mocked Hancock’s attempt to win as many public votes as possible, Dec saying: “Matt Hancock showed off his new morning routine. her: shower, shave, and show everyone the number on the back of your vest. “
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Celebrities have taken on the much-loved Tornado challenge, which sees them battle their way up a slippery, obstacle-filled slope while trying to win stars to last camping.
Hancock was delighted at the prospect of participating, telling his camp mates: “I never thought I would make it to the Cyclone. It will be absolutely brilliant, I can’t wait.
Actor Hollyoaks Warner, 23, said: “I’m absolutely stunned, I can’t believe I’m here, I can’t believe I’m doing this. I am speechless. I’m really speechless.”
Former England footballer Scott, 35, added: “Honestly, to have a chance to do this is like icing on a cake.”
As part of the challenge, celebrities were asked to take on superhero roles, with Tindall announcing: “I’m Quicksilver, wherever there are stars, I have to go.”
Warner proudly says: “I’m Goldicks, come on!”
Hancock added: “I’m Bronco Dong and I’m trying to keep my dear life.”
And finally Scott said, “I’m Purple Reign, I have to help my team!”
Speaking to Ant and Dec, Hancock said: “This is the only trial you’d expect.”
After facing the challenge and having rugby tackled by Tindall in the process, Hancock said: “I just thought, let’s go straight to the middle.
“Give people what they want, a big goal, and they love it. And then I was approached by Mike Tindall.
“It’s even more fun than it looks.”
The contestants won all four stars.
The Last Of Me A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! will air on ITV1 on November 27 at 9pm.
https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/matt-hancock-reaches-im-a-celebrity-final-as-eighth-contender-eliminated-42176553.html Matt Hancock reaches the I’m a Celebrity final as the eighth nominee to be eliminated