Mark Labbett ‘talked’ The Chase co-star Anne Hegerty into I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here

Mark Labbett at a Sheffield United match at Bramall Lane. Picture: David Klein/Sportimage.
Mark Labbett at a Sheffield United match at Bramall Lane. Picture: David Klein/Sportimage.

Mark Labbett has said he was responsible for convincing The Chase co-star Anne Hegerty to go on I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!

Speaking on ITV's Loose Women, the Sheffield United fan, 53, said: "I've got a confession to make, I kind of talked her into it. I feel even more guilty after voting for her on that trial.

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"Foolish me, when they said 'mental challenge' I thought, 'Perfect for Anne, throw her in, she's really good under that kind of test conditions.'

"I should have realised, with it being the jungle, it would be more than solving a problem, it would be slime et cetera."