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 I’m A Celebrity returns to screens next weekend, as a new batch of contestants will try to make it in the jungle As Harry Redknapp took the crown last year, could another famous sportsman be victorious in this series?  One famous face in the pipeline for an appearance on the show this year is boxer Tyson Fury, whose younger brother Tommy Fury also found fame on an ITV show this year   According to betting aggregator, the odds for Tyson have been slashed in the last 24 hours from 20/1 down to 7/1  A spokesperson for said: “The name Tyson Fury is on everyone’s lips at the moment and he’s not one to put up with any dossers Getting him in the jungle would be the biggest TV coup of the year. “With his next fight a few months away still, we can see Tyson taking up the challenge – even if it does mean rice and beans for a few weeks ”  READ MORE Kelvin Fletcher injury curse: Strictly star worries over replacement  He wouldn’t be the only one in his family to make an appearance on a reality show this year  Younger brother Tommy made the final of Love Island coupled up with Molly-Mae Hague, as the pair are still together following their appearance on the show   Could Tyson go one better and become King of The Jungle? Other celebrities rumoured to going down under include Jamie Laing, who is at evens to enter the jungle    Jamie, who appears on Made in Chelsea, was set to go on Strictly Come Dancing partnered with Oti Mabuse, before he sustained a leg injury in the first group routine  He could now enter the jungle, as he teased his possible appearance on another reality show on This Morning back in September   When host Phillip Schofield asked whether he could appear on another show, he replied: “Can I skate? Hey, there we go Ready for it.” “Oh, the jungle, let me do all of them. Just one to the next,” he teased    Another celebrity who could be jetting to Australia next weekend is ex-footballer and pundit Ian Wright, who is at 7/4 odds to enter  Match of the Day host Gary Linekar appeared to confirm the pundit’s spell in the jungle last weekend  Taking to Twitter, he said: “Last @BBCMOTD before @IanWright0 possibly, maybe, who knows, disappears for a few weeks Me and @alanshearer are worried about catching jungle fever.  The host also made several references to the series on last weekend’s episode, as he teased: “Apparently Wright’s off to eat leaves, get us out of here!” READ MORE Piers Morgan laughs at Gary Linekar complaint about Match of the Day  Other celebrities in the mix include reality star and athlete Caitlyn Jenner, presenter Richard Madeley and TOWIE star Olivia Atwood   It was reported that Caitlyn had signed a deal worth £500,000 with a source telling The Sun: ”She’s such a huge name and a great get for producers, ITV think she is one of their best ever signings It’s a real bolt from the blue.  “They’ve asked her every year for a long time, but she finally felt the time was right,” they continued   Who will follow in Harry Redknapp’s footsteps and take the jungle crown this winter?  

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