I’m A Celeb’s Stanley Johnson signs up for BBC1’s The Real Marigold Hotel series three

I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here star Stanley Johnson has signed up for the third series of BBC1's the Real Marigold Hotel.

Stanley Johnson who took part in this year’s series of I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here has signed up for series three of The Real Marigold Hotel on BBC1. He will be joined by eight other celebs in the show which will broadcast next year. Stanley, who is the father of Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, and his fellow participants will be embarking on the adventure of a lifetime in India. They will be road-testing retirement options in Udaipur, in the western Indian state of Rajasthan.

The other stars taking part are former Breakfast Time presenter Selina Scott, former Dynasty star Stephanie Beacham, actress Susan George, Grand National-winning jockey Bob Champion, comedian Syd Little, Ian and Janette Tough (aka The Krankies) and Peter Dean who played Pete Beale in EastEnders between 1985 and 1993.

The cast of The Real Marigold Hotel series three (l-r Selina Scott, Susan George, Stanley Johnson, Peter Dean, Stephanie Beacham, Bob Champion, Ian Tough, Syd Little, Janette Tough)

David Clews, from Twofour, the company that makes The Real Marigold Hotel says, “We’ve got a brilliant line up of famous faces checking into The Real Marigold Hotel. They’re a fabulous and funny mix of characters. They are honest and open about their personal stories. All of them are excited to explore what retirement has to offer in the vibrant and beautiful city of Udaipur. We’ve got our first married couple too, which adds a brand new dynamic. It’s going to be the best series yet.”