Singer Boy George has hit out at former I'm a Celebrity campmate and politician Matt Hancock.
28.11.2022 - 13:31 / express.co.uk
Matt Hancock, 44, very clear when he arrived in camp earlier this month.The Karma Chameleon singer slammed the former health secretary’s handling of the Covid pandemic and even threatened to quit I’m A Celebrity when the MP joined the ITV show as a late arrival.As a result, fans were shocked when George seemingly made a U-turn in his relationship with Matt, by posting a cosy video with the politician after Jill Scott was crowned Queen of the Jungle last night.George could be seen joking about claims he “bullied” Matt, in view of his 503,000 Twitter followers.The Culture Club hitmaker exclaimed while grinning alongside Matt: “She hates me!“How much do you hate me Matt? She hates me!“Stupid people,” George added, seemingly slamming feud rumours, while Matt planted a kiss on his cheek and laughed along.It wasn’t long before I’m A Celeb viewers questioned George’s change of heart over Matt, with @reallymatesake commenting: “You should hate this p***k.”The pop star replied by saying: “Hate is like taking poison and expecting someone else to die!”Defending George, @StevieAusten4 tweeted: “Why should he? You don’t know their relationship..
their mistakes are neither of their business’.” @katibogar replied to George’s fan: “Well he told him to his face in the jungle that he hated him.”But George wasn’t impressed with the claim, telling the Twitter user to “grow up”.Another viewer, @Cass751, then added: “You've changed your tune…,” before the musician blasted: “And you are as boring as ever…………”It comes after I’m A Celebrity faced Ofcom complaints over George’s interactions with Matt on the ITV show.A fan asked Boy George about the row: "Apparently you are all bullies because you asked the MP awkward questions."Boy George, Chris.
Singer Boy George has hit out at former I'm a Celebrity campmate and politician Matt Hancock.
I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! star Seann Walsh posted a photo of the group grinning broadly while sharing drinks, but fans were puzzled, as many reflected on the feud between Boy George and Matt Hancock in camp.Some viewers also questioned the morality of being seen socialising with Matt after the former Health Secretary was forced to resign last year for breaking his own social distancing rules.Though he begged for forgiveness on the show, many are still fuming - and Boy George was one of them, as he threatened to quit the show when the politician entered camp as a late arrival.To top it all off, Seann publicly made a joke about Matt being a "c***" recently - but even that didn't seem to stop them socialising together voluntarily, without contractual obligations or large sums of money on offer to sway their judgement.Seann shared the snap of the group outing with his 194,000 followers, admitting: " This will never be normal!!! Campmates reunited."Boy George chimed in on his post: "The comedy was just endless and Sean Walsh has a proper job that he is f***ing amazing at!"Seann responded with a cry of "Love you", while fans were astonished at the happy reunion they were witnessing between the previously fraught group.A post shared by Matt Hancock (@matthancockmp)@woodenbin wrote incredulously: "Boy George having a pint with Matt Hancock?"@sean.insideout then chimed in: "Choosing to spend time with Matt? Surely life's not that bad my man."@kerrie_yas_ took a more stern tone, exclaiming: "Just a cozy drink with someone who is to blame for 100s dying.
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Mike Tindall snubs I'm A Celeb's Matt Hancock in awkward moment"There were lots of laughs, I love [Boy] George and Seann [Walsh] and Babatunde [Aleshe] and I just thought there was a really lovely bunch this year."Quizzed about Matt Hancock, he added: "Yeah, well that was an interesting one, wasn't it? Yeah, he did very well in there. Obviously coming third."Asked if he was nervous about interviewing him, he went on to say: "It was a bit of a different one, but no, not very nervous because, you know, it was all within the context of the show.So yeah, that was really interesting."Ant would not be drawn on his opinions about MP Hancock, who was paid a reported £400,000.Asked what he thought of the ex Health Secretary, he grinned and said: "I just think the whole series has been good, you know.
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I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here! star Sue Cleaver may have been expected to deliver a dose of archetypal Northern bluntness when it came to controversial former Health Secretary Matt Hancock's appearance. Yet her husband Brian Owen has now spoken out to reveal that, in real-life, she couldn't be more different than her "gobby" Coronation Street character, Eileen.Brian, a lighting technician for ITV, knows the real Sue thanks to the close relationship they have enjoyed for the past two decades - and he was keen to tell the world she's nothing like Eileen."You are seeing the Sue we know.She thinks before she speaks," he praised."She has not been too nasty with [Matt], she has been professional and doesn't want to cause a ruckus between all the people in the camp."Sue as we know her, she doesn't dive in like Eileen would as a gobby Northern woman.Sue sat back and listened and sussed out everyone really."The Corrie star has made no secret of her love of the Labour Party, tirelessly campaigning against the Conservatives, so some had expected her to deliver a dig at Tory Matt.Love Island star Olivia Attwood had vowed she'd give the shamed Health Secretary a piece of her mind when he arrived in the jungle, but was forced to pull out of the competition after just 24 hours - and before Matt had arrived.All eyes had turned to Sue for her verdict, but Brian - and Elliot, Sue's son from a previous relationship - have both praised her "professional" behaviour, confirming that she is the same woman they know at home.Elliot joked that Sue might end up as a Prime Minister candidate herself, chuckling: "Her stuff with Matt Hancock was interesting.
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