Peter Andre: Ant and Dec are 'essential viewing'
- Bang Showbiz
- 21 November 2012
This article is from 2012.
Peter Andre thinks Ant and Dec make 'I'm A Celebrity ... Get Me Out of Here!' "essential viewing" due to their "natural" and comical hosting style
Peter Andre thinks Ant and Dec make 'I'm A Celebrity ... Get Me Out of Here!' "essential viewing".
The 39-year-old singer - who finished third on the ITV1 reality show in 2004 - insists the presenting duo are the best aspect of the programme, as opposed to the star-studded line-up of contestants, because of their "natural" and comical hosting style.
He explained: "As ever it's actually Ant and Dec, not the jungle celebs, who really make the show essential viewing. They're great guys and so natural. I love them!"
While Peter admits it is a shame to see Helen Flanagan struggle in a number of Bushtucker Trials throughout the current series, he thinks the 22-year-old actress needs to "toughen up" in order to give herself a better chance of being crowned Queen of the Jungle.
He added in his column for new! magazine: "I haven't had much time to watch TV this week, but I did manage to catch an episode of 'I'm A Celebrity ... Get Me Out Of Here!'. Poor Helen Flanagan - she looked like she was really struggling!
"Having been there myself, I can assure you it's a lot harder than it looks on screen so if Helen wants to survive until the end, I'm afraid she'll need to toughen up a bit!"