A farm in North Wales has been confirmed as a further website for the 2020 sequence of I am A Celeb…Get Me Out Of Right here.
Manorafon Farm Park has been revealed as a filming location in the course of the filming of the favored actuality TV sequence – with producers reserving unique use of the location.
The attraction is house to a lot of totally different animals throughout a wide range of fields and paddocks and only a brief distance from the lately confirmed important website at Gwrych Fortress.
Nonetheless, it has not but been unveiled what precisely this yr’s superstar members might be anticipated to do on the farm, or what challenges will happen there.
It comes as a welcome reprieve for farm bosses who suffered losses because of the pandemic.
A spokesperson for Manorafon Farm Park mentioned: “As a lot of you can be conscious, the losses we sustained firstly of our season due to the coronavirus pandemic have hit us exhausting.
“As we attain the top of our important season, we have now needed to contemplate making some very tough selections.
“We had been lately approached with the chance to supply ITV with unique use of our website till the top of 2020 as they movie I am A Celeb Get Me Out Of Right here on the neighbouring Gwrych Fortress Property.
“This distinctive alternative offers us with the flexibility to spend money on the farm and proceed with our thrilling plans for 2021 and past. As such, we might be closed for the rest of the 2020 season.”
The information follows shortly after the farm introduced it might shut its doorways to guests early this summer time, fuelling extra hypothesis that Abergele had been chosen to host the present.
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The hit sequence is normally filmed in a disused banana plantation in New South Wales in Australia – which borders the state of Victoria which has needed to implement emergency Covid-19 lockdown measures in latest weeks because of flare ups of the lethal illness.
As a substitute, ITV are marking the 20th sequence of the present by filming within the UK for the primary time on the historic Gwrych Fortress.
There might be loads of present adjustments required following the transfer from New South Wales in Australia to North Wales within the UK, director of leisure at ITV Studios Richard Cowles confirmed.
He mentioned: “The Australian jungle is such an integral a part of the present it was a giant problem to discover a UK location the place we may proceed to ship what viewers love about I am A Celeb… Get Me Out of Right here! However Gwrych will certainly try this; the Fortress sits in an incredible and atmospheric setting on a hillside overlooking the Irish Sea.
“It means for the primary time within the present’s historical past, one superstar might be topped King or Queen of the Fortress, quite than the Jungle.
“Whereas there might be loads of adjustments required as we transfer from New South Wales in Australia to North Wales within the UK, we’re actually excited to see how we will adapt the format and make the Fortress our new house for a really particular 20th sequence of I am a Celeb…Get Me Out of Right here! this Autumn.”