Scarlette Douglas becomes emotional after being named the second contestant to be eliminated from I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! after a public vote.
The A Place In The Sun host, 35, was announced as the celebrity with the fewest votes on Sunday’s show by hosts Anthony McPartlin and Declan Donnelly.
As he left the Australian rainforest, Douglas told the Geordie duo: “I’m completely heartbroken, I wouldn’t even lie about it.
“I knew that some people wanted to leave and I thought ‘I’m not ready to go’. I want to stay as long as possible because those people are amazing and the rainforest is amazing.”
After showing a clip of her highlights on the show, Douglas admitted that she was “a bit of a screamer” during the tests but she felt she had calmed down as time went on.
The TV presenter also said she took on many of the same roles during her time on the reality TV series because she wanted to keep herself busy and hone her skills.
She said: “I am a team player and I love being in and I want to make sure I do everything I can so that in case I get to three or four finals whatever, I at least do it. know what. I did.
“And it just eases the load on everyone else.”
When asked who she wanted to be the series winner after she left, Douglas chose comedian Babatunde Aleshe because she felt they had developed a “really good sibling relationship.” .
Elsewhere on Sunday’s show, celebrities had the chance to win personalized messages from their closest and loved ones.
To win the prize, campers were divided into three groups and tasked with balancing 10 blocks on a bar for 60 minutes.
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Those with a block balance at the end of that period will receive a letter from home.
Sue Cleaver, Boy George and Chris Moyles got ahead but struggled initially, while Hancock, Mike Tindall, Seann Walsh and Babatunde Aleshe seemed to have more luck with the quest but still had plenty of blocks left.
Douglas, Jill Scott and Owen Warner were the last group with 37 minutes left to complete the challenge.
After learning that “small steps” were the best, they completed the challenge in 14 minutes and returned victorious to camp with all 10 letters.
Hancock received a letter from his partner and former assistant Gina Coladangelo, with whom he was caught violating social distancing rules due to the coronavirus last June when they were photographed. adultery in his ministerial office, which eventually led to his resignation as health minister.
Scott read the letter, which read: “Dear Matt, wow, watching you in the woods is such a pleasant experience.
“We are particularly impressed that you have overcome your fear of snakes.
“We are less certain about the dance.
“Although we did see that you almost had an electric slip thanks to Scarlette. Gina xxxxx”
Tindall also received a message from his wife Zara, daughter of Princess Anne, with whom he has three children.
It read: “Hi honey, we miss you so much and really need some hugs from me, but so glad you shared them with our campmates.
“Girls are enjoying sports and throwing themselves into everything at the moment and the little man is enjoying life, smashing it, learning some new words. Z, M, L and L. x”
Former rugby players Tindall and Lioness Scott both participated in the Speak Uneasy Bushtucker Test on their own.
The pair were challenged to drink 10 concocted drinks to win stars for the camp with Tindall facing mixed cockroaches and mixed vomit fruit among his picks.
After mixing the pig penis, he said: “It was terrible after that. Hi, you repeat.
He also had a wide selection of different drinks and chose “Minga Beer” which was a blended sheep’s vagina and “Grim Beam” which turned out to be a blended pig’s womb.
Scott was tasked with drinking a mixture of fisheye and snails out of five of her drinks.
Drinking mixed goat testicles, she said, “Agh, it has hair in it! There may have been a wax before. That is horrible. It’s terrible.”
The former athletes won and returned to camp with all 10 stars.
I Am A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! continues on ITV1 and ITV Hub on Mondays at 9:15pm.
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