Harry Redknapp and Laura Whitmore sign up for 'Celebrity Gogglebox'

Albertina Lloyd
·Entertainment reporter, Yahoo UK
·2-min read
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12:  Harry Redknapp and Sandra Harris attend the Sky TV, Up Next Event at Tate Modern on February 12, 2020 in London, England. Up Next is Skys inaugural showcase event to promote the quality and range of programming that will be on air in 2020, to an audience of 250+ industry experts and media. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images for Sky)
Harry Redknapp and wife Sandra will appear on 'Celebrity Gogglebox'. (Getty Images for Sky)

Harry Redknapp and Laura Whitmore are inviting cameras into their homes for the new series of Celebrity Gogglebox.

The 73-year-old former England football manager and winner of I’m A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! 2018 will be joined by his beloved wife Sandra on the Channel 4 reality show to share their thoughts on the latest TV viewing, in a new series set to begin on Friday June 5th.

Love Island host Whitmore, 35, will cosy up on the sofa with her boyfriend, Love Island narrator and comedian Iain Stirling, 32, as will TV presenter couple Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash.

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 28:   Laura Whitmore and Iain Stirling attend the 20th anniversary celebration of tailor and fashion designer Gresham Blake at the Hard Rock Hotel London on November 28, 2019 in London, England.  (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images for Hard Rock Hotel London)
Laura Whitmore and Iain Stirling will appear together on 'Celebrity Gogglebox'. (Getty Images for Hard Rock Hotel London)

Other celebrities who will be giving their opinions on TV shows and current affairs, while simultaneously giving the public a glimpse of their life behind closed doors include boxer Nicola Adams and her partner Ella Baig and radio DJ Zoe Ball with her son Woody.

Denise Van Outen and her partner Eddie Boxshall and Rylan Clark-Neal and his mother Linda will be returning to the show, along with All Saints bandmates Nicole Appleton and Melanie Blatt.

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As the new series will be filmed in lockdown amid the coronavirus pandemic, the stars are expected to be watching some vintage repeated shows.

Van Outen quipped: “It would be nice to see some of the iconic soap episodes. Scott and Charlene’s wedding from Neighbours especially.”

Denise Van Outen and partner Eddie are returning to 'Celebrity Gogglebox'. (Channel 4)
Denise Van Outen and partner Eddie are returning to 'Celebrity Gogglebox'. (Channel 4)

E4 recently aired the first series of Celebrity Gogglebox USA, featuring the Osbourne family, Tyra Banks, Rob Lowe and Meghan Trainor.

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Previous series of Celebrity Gogglebox UK featured actor Laurence Fox, 41, who appeared with his actress cousin Emilia Fox.

Lewis star Laurence was a hit with viewers for his outspoken opinions on the reality show. But these backfired earlier this year when he become the centre of a media storm after voicing controversial opinions on political debate show Question Time.