I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here 2010: Why is Gillian McKeith on the show when she’s terrified of everything??

It seems that diet guru Gillian McKeith is driving everyone on I’m A Celeb nuts by screaming her head off every time she sees a bug.

Gillian has admitted that she’s terrified of anything creepy crawlie, especially spiders, which of course begs the question, why the hell did she agree to go on the show??

The Sun reports that everybody on the show is already at breaking point with her screaming and crying whenever she spots an insect, and given that it’s the Australian jungle, that must be about every 30 seconds.

One insider told the paper, “She has been causing lots of bother by screaming every time she sees a bug – and there are a lot of them in the jungle.

“She is really overdoing it with the dramatics.”

Gillian, 51, explained to viewers, “I have a serious phobia to the point I could faint if I see a spider.

“I feel like I’m having a heart attack.”

She went nuts on her first night in the jungle when she saw a spider on her bed, and apparently ran screaming to the Bush Telegraph room where she wept.

The insider added, “When she eventually went to bed she slept like a baby and was last to get up the next morning.

“It just goes to show she can put on the histrionics when she wants to.”

Gillian claims to have never seen the show and therefore says she had no idea of what to expect, but I find that very hard to believe. Would you agree to something you had no clue about??

The show insider went on to say that she thought she’d be able to stay in a hotel at night if she wanted to, and added, “She has been going on about when they will be able to leave and go to a hotel.

“Everyone knows that won’t happen. The other celebs are starting to get annoyed with her and think she is playing up to the cameras.

“They think she is trying to get sympathy from viewers and get more votes – when in fact it will probably just wind them up.

“She is a very odd lady. She is trying to say controversial things for the sake of it in a bid to make an impression.

“She is coming across as a bit grand – which never goes down well with the other contestants or the viewers.”

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