TELLY foodie is ready to swap fancy restaurants for a campfire supper as he has landed in Australia for I’m A Celebrity.
The First Dates maître d’ has just arrived at Brisbane Airport ahead of joining the jungle this week.The TV chef is driven away to enter isolation[/caption] Fred is swapping the finer things for fireside spats and rice n’ beans[/caption]
The star appeared in good spirits as he walked off the red-eye flight wearing a baseball cap and a denim jacket.
In September The Sun told how telly foodie Fred Sirieix, 51, was swapping the fancy restaurant world for chowing down on jungle critters.
A TV insider said: “Show bosses hope he’ll be a hit with the ladies watching, which is part of the reason they’ve targeted him.
“Everyone’s really excited that they’re close to signing him up.”
Fred boasts a six-pack thanks to boxing and would become the latest hunk to show off his ripped body in the jungle shower.
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But he said last year: “I don’t think I’d do I’m a Celebrity. I wouldn’t be too keen on eating a camel’s anus or something like that.
“I know I eat frogs, I’m French, but at least those frogs are cooked!”
Fred will join the full I’m A Celebrity 2023 line-up in camp this weekend, with politicians, influencers and daytime stars being thrown into the nation’s most famous camp.
ITV appears to have upped the ante on its famous Bushtucker Trials too, with The Sun’s exclusive footage showing the Walk The Plank challenge has received a devilish makeover.Fred and his fiance Fruitcake have become big hits on Gogglebox[/caption] Fred is now a big star with shows of his own[/caption]