JOEL Dommett tickled everyone’s imagination on I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! in 2016 – and now he’s streamer back to the jungle for some more.
The comedian and TV celebrity has sealed up to benefaction spin-off show Extra Camp with Scarlett Moffatt. Here’s all you need to know about Joel…
Who is Joel Dommett, how old is he and what is his background?
Joel is a 31-year-old stand-up and TV personality, who was innate in Rockhampton, Gloucestershire, on 8 Jun 1985.
Before appearing in the jungle, he was famous for his 2010 role as D.C. Sweeney in the hit E4 show Skins, but he has also had other behaving and TV gigs – in further to furloughed as a stand-up comedian.
He seemed in BBC Two series Popatron, and in 2011 he hosted Live in Chelsea, a contention show revolving around Made in Chelsea.
And as a member of the National Youth Theatre, he’s utterly the thespian and had a role in 2008 play The Edge Of Love.
The comedian also seemed in Impractical Jokers UK from 2013 – 2014, before apropos a panellist on Sky 1’s Bring the Noise last year.
Joel clearly still has a bustling schedule, after spending a new army in Korea filming a BBC Three show called Are You Fit Enough?
Having achieved his first gig in LA at just 19 years old, Joel has clinging many of his life to comedy, and had to cancel a stand-up debate to enter the show.
How was Joel concerned in a sex fasten scam?
Joel was among a fibre of open figures to have had an insinuate video of himself splashed opposite the net.
The footage, available during a Skype call, saw Joel intent in a solo sex act in his own home.
The Sun suggested that a horde of celebrities, including a Hollywood actor, have depressed victim to the scam, famous as “catfishing”.
But in Dec 2016, when his celebrity rocketed on I’m A Celebrity, the video went viral, leaving him mortified.
The lady Joel believed he was interacting with was in fact a pre-recorded video.
He addressed the part in a specially lightsome demeanour with a “letter from his penis”.
The statement, expelled on his Facebook page, explained: “Joel was Catfished a prolonged time ago by somebody sanctimonious to be someone else on the internet and was lured into Skype sex.
“That Skype sex event incited out to be wholly feign and has come back to punch Joel in the donkey (Joel’s Ass is a good crony of cave and also facilities in the video).
“It’s a honestly horrific thing for another human being to do, to take advantage of what is private of someones life and make it open for everybody to see.”
What happened to Joel in I’m A Celebrity 2016?
Joel went into the jungle as substantially the slightest recognizable of the celebrities in camp – but early indications suggested that wouldn’t last long.
He got off to a excellent start, entering into a flirty rapport with glamorous former Countdown boffin Carol Vorderman – a intensity compare that perceived the subsidy of Joel’s ex.
Joel also done a big sense when called on to do his first Bushtucker Trial, conquering his fear of heights to scale a 100 ft derrick and bring the limit 10 stars back to camp.
The comedian kept the stay entertained with his stand-up slight and had a propitious shun when a unwholesome lizard slithered next to his bed.
His smart antics also valid very renouned with the ITV viewers – he eventually came second in the series, losing out to Queen of the jungle Scarlett Moffatt.
The Sun’s Bizarre mainstay has suggested the hunky kid will react Scarlett on spin-off show Extra Camp after Stacey Solomon and boyfriend Joe Swash were forsaken from the programme.
A TV source said: “Show bosses wanted to modernise the format and give it a new franchise of life.
Is Joel single?
Joel may have been singular when he entered the jungle but he’s now found adore with a overwhelming model.
He was first seen out with Hannah Cooper on May 2017, and some-more recently they posted a corner exposed picture together.
The span recently went to America together for a holiday but they’re both formed in London.
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