HOLLY Willoughby has revealed she is taking her kids out of school so they can be with her in Australia as she films I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!
The 37-year-old This Morning presenter is set to replace Ant McPartlin later this year when the popular series returns. Holly Willoughby is taking her kids out of school to film I’m a CelebrityShe will stand alongside long-term pal Declan Donnelly while Ant continues his recovery from drug addiction. Speaking for the first time about her new job, Holly said she has spent the summer organising the “logistics” of her move Down Under. She told co-host Phillip Schofield: “When I first found out, it’s obviously bittersweet, but it was exciting. “You try and work out when you’ll go and how long for. “The kids are coming with me so I’ve been speaking with the school seeing how that’s all going to work. Holly Willoughby is joining Declan Donnelly to host I’m A Celeb as Ant McPartlin takes a year out of TV Holly revealed her fears of looking in people’s mouths during the eating challenges”Dan’s coming with me, then all of a sudden that’s it, logistics are all sorted and you go oh, there’s going to be spiders and stuff.” She also revealed that new dad Dec will also be bringing his new baby girl Isla with him.
The telly star said: “I can’t wait for snuggles with her. And I think she’s going to be coming to Australia as well which is very exciting!” Holly then revealed to fans the three things she’s not looking forward to about her new presenting role. Phil mocked Holly over her fears of the jungle
She said: “One is the eating challenge. Even if you just ate chocolate and opened your mouth to show me right now I wouldn’t like it. “The fact you’ve eaten a body part that you’re not meant to, it’s going to be horrible. Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield congratulate Dec and his wife Ali on the birth of baby Isla Elizabeth Anne “I’m also not going to like the smells. I’m not good with smells. ”