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Gillian McKeith | Contestant I'm A Celebrity 2010

AGE 51
PHOBIAS Bugs, Heights, Water
CLAIM TO FAME TV Nutritionist famous for examining people's poo



Padlocked into a dark crate as bugs, rats and spiders are introduced.
Scared before she was even introduced to the crate, the public are likely to torture her for some time, although seeing her attended by medics after the trial may lead to a little more sympathy! Lembit wins easily for the male Celebrities Bruce Camp

Another take on the usual trial, testing the Celebrities with a variety of vile jungle food. Won one meal for her fellow campers, refusing to try any of the other four on the basis she was a vegan, Unsurprisingly public and fellow Celebrities appalled by her behaviour and ignornce of the nature of the show she has signed up to.

As anticipated McKeith is nominated for her third task by an unimpressed public. Having named one of her phobias as water, challenging her with a tank of water filled with baby alligators the campmates are not expecting to eat well when this task was announced. She managed to get through two of the five chambers but only secured four stars which equated to four meals before a screaming exit.

McKeith is nominated for the fourth time by an unsympathetic public. The only way is out for her whether by walking or elimination. Remotely controlled by Sheryl Gascoigne McKeith managed to get 5 stars when she stopped screaming.

A JCB digger is used to lift stars, failure results in creepy crawlies etc being tipped into cab of digger. Unable to get to grips with the digger controls and fearful of the challenge McKeith doesn't even start the challenge. No stars and no meals.

Having been nominated yet again to endure the live trial Mckeith faints on camera at the prospect of enduring the various bushtruker trials on this bug infested fairground. Linford Christie steps in and wins 12 of a possible 13 stars for the cast.

A large Lobster pot is lowered into a tank and the two celebrities have to root through boxes of bugs to find the stars Whilst Dom Joly did take the deeper end of the lobster pot, McKeith managed to get 5 of 6 possible stars and overall the team won 11 meals..

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