Brian Conley: 'Bring on the rats'

Published Thursday, 08 November 2012
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TV entertainer Brian Conley has made sure he is fully prepared for life in the jungle by overcoming his dislike of rats and allowing eight to run all over him.

Brian Conley: 'Bring on the rats'
Brian Conley (© ITV)

Age: 51

Image: All-round entertainer

Best known for: His stint presenting the Lottery Show

Career high: Presenting his own top-rating variety show on UTV for five years

Love life: Married

Jungle phobias: He recently conquered his fear of rats

Missing any special occasion in the jungle? No

What he will miss most: "Apart from my wife and family, food!"

Words of wisdom: "When I got accepted to go on the show, I made a point of visiting a farm that has rats in Newcastle. I have watched every series and I know in the past, celebrities have had to get inside plastic coffins with rats running over them. I knew that if I wanted to get any sleep, I had better get used to them.

"At the farm, I got to know eight rats and I even had them running over me! I am absolutely fine with rats now."

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