Meet the celebs who are in new Celebrity Gogglebox, including the Line of Duty cast
Laura Whitmore and Iain Stirling are back too
It’s official: Celebrity Gogglebox is back in 2020 and the cast list looks incredible. The lineup contains some classic celeb Goggleboxers who are coming back, as well as new faces who are going to be TV gold to watch on the sofa together.
The show returns this Friday, for another edition raising awareness for Stand Up To Cancer charity. The one-off episode will be on for an hour, and see famous faces sitting down to watch everything from the daily news, to gritty dramas and true crime documentaries. It’s anyone’s guess who will be the ones crying into their cushions this time around.
Here are all the people who will be part of the cast of Celebrity Gogglebox 2020 for Stand Up To Cancer.
Adrian Dunbar, Vicky McClure and Martin Compston
First up in the new cast is everyone’s favs, Line of Duty stars Adrian Dunbar, Vicky McClure and Martin Compston. Yes, were actually going to get Hastings, Kate Fleming and Steve Arnott together again. Name a more iconic trio – I’ll wait.
Comedian John Bishop will also be taking part. It’s not known who will be joining the stand-up comic on his sofa with him.
David Mitchell and Victoria Coren Mitchell
Peep Show and The Inbetweeners star David Mitchell will be joining the Gogglebox 2020 celebrity cast alongside his wife Victoria Coren Mitchell. Victoria is a writer, presenter and poker champion. She’s appeared on QI, 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, The Great Sport Relief Bake Off and Hypothetical.
It’s been confirmed that another new celebrity appearing on the show will be lead singer of The Who, Roger Daltrey. The 76-year-old has also become an actor, and had roles in CSI and The Bill.
And of course, returning as part of the Gogglebox cast of 2020 will be: Love Island presenter and voiceover couple Laura Whitmore and Iain Stirling, comedians Mo Gilligan and Babatunde Aleshe, football manager Harry Redknapp and his wife Sandra, presenter Zoe Ball and her son Woody, This Morning’s Eammon Holmes and Ruth Langsford and Spandau Ballet’s Martin Kemp and his son Capital FM host Roman.
Also joining them will be: Judge Rinder and Good Morning Britain’s Susanna Reid, Olympian Nicola Adams and her girlfriend beauty blogger Ella Baig, YouTuber KSI (Olajide Olayinka Williams Olatunji) and his producer friend S-X (Samuel Andrew Gumbley), presenter Jamie Theakston and Pussycat Doll Ashley Roberts, comedian Vic Reeves and presenter Jools Holland, comedian Johnny Vegas and friend Bev Dixon and actors Nigel Havers and Denis Lawson.
Completing the lineup is: The Happy Mondays’ stars Shaun Ryder and Bez, presenter Denise Van Outen and her partner Eddie Boxshall, DJ Nick Grimshaw and his niece Liv, presenter Rylan Clark-Neal and his mum Linda, TV favs Joe Swash and Stacey Solomon, actress Emilia Fox and her mum Joanna David and Conservative MP and presenter Gyles Brandreth with Doctor Who’s Maureen Lipman.
Celebrity Gogglebox for Stand Up To Cancer returns Friday 23rd October on Channel 4 at 9pm.
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