I’m A Celebrity’s Owen Warner reflects on landing Hollyoaks role

Owen Warner mirrored on the life-changing second he landed his role as Romeo Nightingale on Hollyoaks, throughout Wednesday’s I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here! 

The actor, 23, who joined the cleaning soap because the hunk in 2018, admitted that he was nonetheless at college when he obtained a phonecall to disclose he’d landed the role, and he shortly rang his mum to inform her the information.

Owen additionally confessed that he was residing on a meagre scholar finances when he bought his first main performing role, and had been making a ’60p meal’ when his agent rang him.

Recalling: Owen Warner mirrored on the life-changing second he landed his role as Romeo Nightingale on Hollyoaks, throughout Wednesday’s I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here!

As the camp mentioned their finest and worst moments at work, Owen mentioned: ‘I used to be in uni… making myself essentially the most scholar meal, value me like 60p this meal. 

‘My agent bells me… she’s like, ”Hi Owen, I’m actually sorry however… you are going to should clear your schedule since you bought the half.”

‘I used to be so gassed man! FaceTimed my mum…[I said], ”Meant to say, what is the take care of this pepper – I bought the half in Hollyoaks – this pepper do I put it on…” 

‘And she’s like, ”Go again! What did you say?” Oh yeah, bought the half in Hollyoaks, so this pepper, yeah…’

Throwback: The actor who joined the cleaning soap because the hunk in 2018, admitted that he was nonetheless at college when he obtained a phonecall to disclose he’d landed the role

Big second! Owen additionally confessed that he was residing on a meagre scholar finances when he bought his first main performing role, and had been making a ’60p meal’ when his agent rang him

Owen’s character Romeo was launched to Hollyoaks because the long-lost son of James Nightingale, and in later years viewers have seen him grow to be the village heartthrob.

Earlier within the present, Seann Walsh mirrored on ‘the worst month of his life’, which got here in the weeks following his Strictly Come Dancing kissing scandal.

The comic, 36, discovered himself on the centre of a media firestorm when he was photographed kissing Katya Jones whereas she was married to husband Neil, and he was in a relationship with now ex-girlfriend Rebecca Humphries.

Story: As the camp mentioned their finest and worst moments at work, Owen mentioned: ‘I used to be in uni… making myself essentially the most scholar meal, value me like 60p this meal’

Elated: ‘My agent bells me… she’s like, ”Hi Owen, I’m actually sorry however… you are going to should clear your schedule since you bought the half”

Speaking to fellow comedian Babatunde Aleshe, Seann revealed that after the scandal he was booked to carry out at a 200-person venue in Edinburgh, however was horrified when he realized that there have been simply 30 individuals in attendance.

Reflecting on essentially the most tough second in his profession, Seann informed Babatunde: ‘Easily essentially the most miserable month of my whole life, Edinburgh after Strictly. 

‘We get to Edinburgh, proper, I feel it is a 200-seater, I’ve by no means not in Edinburgh offered out the primary evening. 

‘It would not even happen to me that it is not offered out. Just earlier than I’m about to go on, my agent is available in and goes, ”Just so you realize, there’s like 30 individuals.” 

Candid: Earlier within the present, Seann Walsh mirrored on ‘the worst month of his life’, which got here within the weeks following his Strictly Come Dancing kissing scandal 

‘To get informed that once you’re nearly to go on… horrific. It was at that time I used to be like, ”Oh, oh..”

Babatúndé mentioned: ‘Oh, they do not like me.’

Seann added: ‘My profession was useless, I used to be over.’

In the Bush Telegraph Babatúndé added: ‘We love joking and making issues appear as if it is all the time good, it is all the time humorous. A lot of the instances we by no means speak about among the hardest instances.’

Seann continued: ‘My agent mentioned, ”There’s nothing I can do. I’m sorry, I’ve tried. I’ve tried all the pieces.” 

‘Do you realize what I did, I believed, I’ve bought to be taught to drive. I am unable to sit on trains, with individuals me going, ”Is that the man that used to…?” 

Difficult: Babatúndé added of his personal profession: ‘I finished as a result of I had a psychological block. I am unable to give you new stuff’

‘I’ve bought to be taught to drive now as I’ve bought to cover. Genuinely. I imply that, I swear on my life. I am unable to be on trains.’

Babatúndé added of his personal profession: ‘I finished as a result of I had a psychological block. I am unable to give you new stuff. I simply cannot give you new jokes, it is simply not taking place for me. I misplaced the love.’

Seann within the Bush Telegraph mentioned: ‘There are the highs in comedy however there are the lows. It’s not been a straightforward journey for both of us.’

I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here! continues on Thursday at 9pm on ITV.

I’m A Celebrity 2022: All it’s essential learn about this 12 months’s present

I’M A CELEBRITY 2022: THE FULL LINEUP

BOY GEORGE

AGE: 61

CLAIM TO FAME: Legendary pop star

PHOBIAS: Being scared

MISSING ANY BIG OCCASIONS? No, I’m going straight into the jungle from taking part in at numerous festivals and gigs

ROLE IN THE CAMP: In-house dietician reassuring everybody that they are going to be okay on the jungle weight loss program. And entertainer – I’ll sing!

BEST ATTRIBUTE: I’m a really constructive individual and I do not bear any grudges

DREAM CAMPMATE: It could be humorous if my ex, Jon Moss, comes on the programme -but I do not suppose that can occur!

CHRIS MOYLES

AGE: 48

CLAIM TO FAME: Radio DJ

PHOBIAS: I’m frightened of heights. I ended up carrying the luggage after we took my girlfriend’s niece as soon as to Go Ape as I’m so petrified!

MISSING ANY BIG OCCASIONS? A buddy’s birthday, a marriage, and Leeds United matches

ROLE IN THE CAMP: Entertainer. Hopefully I can assist shorten everybody’s boredom.

BEST ATTRIBUTE: Hiding meals! I’m going to fly out early and sneak into the jungle and conceal pot noodles in every single place, then I will likely be everybody’s finest buddy!

DREAM CAMPMATE: Ant and Dec…let’s examine how they cope for twenty-four hours!

SUE CLEAVER

AGE: 59

CLAIM TO FAME: Playing Eileen Grimshaw in Coronation Street

PHOBIAS: Don’t be ridiculous! I’m not going to confess to what I worry most!

MISSING ANY BIG OCCASIONS? Coronation Street and we predict one other grandchild any day, so hopefully it can arrive earlier than I fly out to Australia.

ROLE IN THE CAMP: I will likely be extra of a mum – that’s the place I’ll naturally match.

BEST ATTRIBUTE: I can prepare dinner and I’m a superb listener, so hopefully I will likely be a pleasant ear for everybody.

DREAM CAMPMATE: Good Morning Britain’s Richard Arnold. He is my TV husband and it could be pretty to have an ally in camp!

SCARLETTE DOUGLAS

AGE: 35

CLAIM TO FAME: Presenter of A Place In The Sun

PHOBIAS: Spiders. There isn’t any level in mendacity about it! I’ve bought an irrational worry about them

MISSING ANY BIG OCCASIONS? Just a vacation which I can postpone

ROLE IN THE CAMP: Mum, prepare dinner and morale booster. I all the time like to have a look at the constructive facet in life

BEST ATTRIBUTE: I can prepare dinner and I will likely be good at ensuring all the pieces is tidy in camp

DREAM CAMPMATE: Mo Gilligan. He is hilarious and I completely fancy him!

BABATÚNDÉ ALÉSHÉ

AGE: 36

CLAIM TO FAME: Comedian

PHOBIAS: I’m terrified of completely all the pieces. Snakes, rats – I’m fearful of all of them and I’m dreading the trials

MISSING ANY BIG OCCASIONS? I used to be going on tour however we have postponed it now till subsequent 12 months

ROLE IN THE CAMP: Tension breaker. If I can break stress wherever it begins up within the camp, then I’ll do this. We do not have to be bickering as will probably be a first-time expertise for everybody

BEST ATTRIBUTE: Hopefully I’ll deliver some humour to the camp

DREAM CAMPMATE: I’m an enormous Arsenal fan and so any ex-Arsenal participant could be nice. I’m wanting ahead to chatting to Ant & Dec about soccer

SEANN WALSH

AGE: 36

CLAIM TO FAME: Comedian

PHOBIAS: I’m not too happy about rats being in there however I’m simply attempting to fake it’s not taking place! 

MISSING ANY BIG OCCASIONS? No, I’m actually wanting ahead to collaborating on this present

BIGGEST MISCONCEPTION YOU WANT TO DISPEL IN THE JUNGLE: People have voiced their emotions about me and I’m hoping they’ll see I’m very totally different. I wish to create new reminiscences

ROLE IN THE CAMP: I’m an excellent listener. I am unable to prepare dinner but when somebody wish to train me, then I’ll give it a go 

BEST ATTRIBUTE: I do not wish to put myself down but when my buddies have been to reply this query, they might say there is not a lot Seann can do! I’m not actually bringing an excessive amount of to the desk which is why I’m a superb listener! 

DREAM CAMPER: Lee Evans, anybody from Blink-182 or Boy George. My mum took me to see him at Wembley and he wore a satellite tv for pc dish as a hat! 

MIKE TINDALL

AGE: 44

CLAIM TO FAME: Rugby Union participant and married to Princess Anne’s daughter Zara Tindall

PHOBIAS: I have not admitted to having any phobias however in a bizarre method, I’m wanting ahead to collaborating within the trials!

MISSING ANY BIG OCCASIONS? My podcast sequence and the rugby Internationals this autumn

ROLE IN THE CAMP: Morning motivator. I wish to see everybody get on nicely and us all have an excellent expertise

BEST ATTRIBUTE: I’m a constructive individual

DREAM CAMPMATE: Samuel L Jackson could be cool. He has lived the life!

OWEN WARNER

AGE: 23

CLAIM TO FAME: Playing Romeo Nightingale in Hollyoaks

PHOBIAS: Snakes!

MISSING ANY BIG OCCASIONS? I’m an enormous fan of soccer so I’ll miss watching the beginning of the World Cup

ROLE IN THE CAMP: Entertainer and video games coordinator

BEST ATTRIBUTE: It is unquestionably not my cooking abilities or brains!

DREAM CAMPMATE: Any of the Leicester City beginning 11!

CHARLENE WHITE

AGE: 42

CLAIM TO FAME: ITV newsreader and Loose Women anchor

PHOBIAS: I’m not certain what my worry issue will likely be as a result of I’ve by no means had rodents, spiders and snakes crawling throughout me!

MISSING ANY BIG OCCASIONS? My kids’s annual faculty ball which I’m gutted about

ROLE IN THE CAMP: Mum and prepare dinner. I do not thoughts falling into that place

BEST ATTRIBUTE: I prefer to pay attention and discuss. I like studying about individuals and I’ve a pure curiosity for individuals

DREAM CAMPMATE: Colin Murray and Richard Osman

JILL SCOTT

AGE: 35

CLAIM TO FAME: Retired England Lioness

PHOBIAS: I do not like rats and the considered being underground fills me with worry!

MISSING ANY BIG OCCASIONS? The Men’s World Cup. I’m going to seek out it bizarre not with the ability to understand how the boys are getting on within the match. Hopefully they’ll nonetheless be within the match after I come out of the jungle

ROLE IN THE CAMP: Helping hand. I like to assist individuals if they don’t seem to be having a superb day

BEST ATTRIBUTE: Hard employee. I’ll all the time discover a method so as to add worth. I’m additionally very trustworthy

DREAM CAMPMATE: Another sports activities individual could be nice as it could be somebody to bounce concepts off.

OLIVIA ATTWOOD – EXITED THE SHOW

AGE: 31

CLAIM TO FAME: Love Island star

PHOBIAS: I hate the darkish so I’m eager to keep away from any challenges within the darkness

MISSING ANY BIG OCCASIONS? No, had the present been on air any later, I might have missed my sister’s marriage ceremony

ROLE IN THE CAMP: Clown. I used to be all the time the category clown at college and I like having fun

BEST ATTRIBUTE: I do not take myself significantly and I’ve bought a superb sense of humour

DREAM CAMPMATE: A pop legend like Dolly Parton who has superb tales to inform

MATT HANCOCK

AGE: 44

CLAIM TO FAME: Politician

PHOBIAS: Snakes. I do not fortunately endure from claustrophobia –or I feel I do not!

BIGGEST MISCONCEPTION YOU WANT TO DISPEL IN THE JUNGLE: Politicians are individuals too and will probably be good for individuals to see me as me. We are human too

ROLE IN THE CAMP: I prefer to muck in, and I feel I will likely be gathering lots of firewood. I like cooking too

Leave a Comment