Ant and Dec have admitted that they originally thought I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here’s title was ‘awful.’
The Geordie duo have fronted the show since it began, but apparently when they were first pitched on the idea, they assumed the title was a working in progress and would be changed.
Speaking on BBC Radio 2 tonight for My Life In A Mixtape, the boys shared that the meeting where they were first pitched the concept of the show was ‘one of the most bizarre’ instances of their lives.
Ant explained: ‘The producers came in, they explained “so, we’re going to get these celebrities, we’re going to put them in a jungle, we’re going to make them do these kind of … face their fears and do trials and stuff.”
‘And we were like “Great, ok! And we’re going to Australia well that sounds good. And what’s it called?” and they said “I’m a…