'I'm A Celebrity': All of the winners so far

·TV Reporter
·6-min read
Find out who's won the series so far. (ITV)
Find out who's won the series so far. (ITV)

It's one of TV's most enduring reality contests, with a fanbase so loyal that even an Australian travel ban couldn't shut the show down.

Now, I'm A Celebrity is returning to Wales for a second year at Gwrych Castle - but who has won the ITV contest so far?

Read more: I'm A Celebrity 2021 - All the rumoured contestants

Take a look back at all 20 of the winners as we wait to find out who'll be wearing the crown this year.

1. Tony Blackburn - 2002

ITV 1's 'I'am a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here' winner Tony Blackburn returns to Heathrow Airport. Blackburn, 59, was desperate to be reunited with his family after spending more than two weeks in the Australian jungle.   (Photo by Tim Ockenden - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)
The first King of the Jungle. (Tim Ockenden - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)

The first ever winner of the show was radio DJ Blackburn, who deserves extra credit for having no idea what he was letting himself in for.

2. Phil Tufnell - 2003

Cricketer and 'King of the Jungle' (I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here winner) Phil Tufnell during a photocall to launch Foster's 'CoolKeg' - the world's first self cooling beer keg - at the Kensington Roof Gardens in west London.   (Photo by Andy Butterton - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)
The cricketer won series 2. (Andy Butterton - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)

Former England cricketer Tufnell was the next to follow in Blackburn's footsteps, fighting off competition from John Fashanu and Linda Barker. He later had a successful stint on Strictly, too.

3. Kerry Katona - Early 2004

A fresh-faced Kerry Katona was the first Queen of the Jungle. (ITV)
A fresh-faced Kerry Katona was the first Queen of the Jungle. (ITV)

She was the first ever Queen of the Jungle and also one of two 2004 winners as the show completed two series that year.

Katona was joined in the jungle by a star cast including Katie Price and Peter Andre, who fell in love in camp and would later marry.

4. Joe Pasquale - Late 2004

'I'm a Celebrity...Get Me out of Here!' winner Joe Pasquale arrives back at Heathrow Airport in London after their stint in the Australian jungle reality show.   (Photo by Mark Lees - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)
Joe Pasquale's triumphant return to the UK. (Mark Lees - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)

The 2004 series was so good, ITV went for another one in the same year - won by squeaky-voiced comedian Joe Pasquale.

Although he was the winner, it was Paul Burrell who went down in camp history that series thanks to his hilarious reactions to challenges.

Read more: I'm A Celebrity's strict COVID protocols for 2021

5. Carol Thatcher - 2005

Carol Thatcher arrives at Heathrow airport, Thursday December 8, 2005, after being crown Queen of the Jungle. She won ITV's I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here. Watch for PA story SHOWBIZ Celebrity. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Photo credit should read: Tim Ockenden/PA   (Photo by Tim Ockenden - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)
Carol Thatcher was an unlikely winner. (Tim Ockenden - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)

She might not have seemed the most likely winner from the 2005 line-up, but Margaret Thatcher's daughter managed to beat Sheree Murphy and Sid Owen to the jungle prize.

6. Matt Willis - 2006

Matt Willis was popular with campmates. (ITV)
Matt Willis was popular with campmates. (ITV)

Busted star Willis was a popular winner in the 2006 contest, where even Myleene Klass and her famous showering bikini couldn't keep him from being named King of the Jungle.

7. Christopher Biggins - 2007

Biggins toasts his jungle success. (ITV)
Biggins toasts his jungle success. (ITV)

He might not have been the most athletic of the jungle contestants, but Biggins still won over viewers with his entertainment value in camp and provided more cheer than competitors who included Janice Dickinson and Katie Hopkins.

8. Joe Swash - 2008

The series kicked off a number of reality TV victories for the actor. (ITV)
The series kicked off a number of reality TV victories for the actor. (ITV)

The former EastEnder is something of a reality show king these days, but his I'm A Celeb stint is one of his best remembered gigs as he refused to shy away from even the most disgusting of tasks.

9. Gino D'Acampo - 2009

The chef overcame a camp cooking controversy to win. (ITV)
The chef overcame a camp cooking controversy to win. (ITV)

The TV chef overcame a controversy about cooking and eating a rat in the jungle to garner enough votes to be crowned the King of the Jungle 2009.

Read more: Vernon Kay hopes I'm A Celeb will 'be more horrible' this year

10. Stacey Solomon - 2010

Stacey Solomon followed her future partner Joe Swash to the jungle crown. (ITV)
Stacey Solomon followed her future partner Joe Swash to the jungle crown. (ITV)

Two years after her now-partner Joe Swash won the show, Stacey Solomon was also crowned Queen of the Jungle - kickstarting her career as a well-loved TV star after first finding fame on The X Factor.

11. Dougie Poynter - 2011

Dougie Poynter is crowned the King of the Jungle. (ITV)
Dougie Poynter is crowned the King of the Jungle. (ITV)

McFly musician Poynter managed to beat Mark Wright and Fatima Whitbread to the top spot in 2011 after taking a relaxed approach to life in camp.

12. Charlie Brooks - 2012

The 'EastEnder' showed she couldn't be less like Janine. (ITV)
The 'EastEnder' showed she couldn't be less like Janine. (ITV)

Her EastEnders alter ego Janine might be the nightmare to be stuck in a jungle camp with, but Brooks won viewers' hearts with her emotional chats about her young daughter who she was missing.

13. Kian Egan - 2013

The Westlife star is crowned the winner. (ITV)
The Westlife star is crowned the winner. (ITV)

Westlife singer Egan was the clear series 13 champion from the start as he held the group together through thick and thin, and took on his fair share of challenges with good humour.

14. Carl "Foggy" Fogarty - 2014

Foggy earned a host of new fans. (ITV)
Foggy earned a host of new fans. (ITV)

He wasn't one of the best-known names going into the show, but Foggy proved a hit with campmates and viewers - and even made such good friends with Jake Quickenden that he very nearly became his father-in-law.

15. Vicky Pattison - 2015

The 'Geordie Shore' star showed a different side. (ITV)
The 'Geordie Shore' star showed a different side. (ITV)

Geordie Shore's Pattison showed a completely different side to the hard-drinking reality star we thought we knew when she triumphed in the challenges and won the 2015 jungle crown.

Read more: I'm A Celebrity to return to Wales for 2021

16. Scarlett Moffatt - 2016

Piers Morgan slams Scarlett Moffatt for 'ending her parents' career'
Scarlett Moffatt was 2016's winner.

Gogglebox star Moffatt couldn't believe her luck when she crossed over to be the show's star rather than the viewer in 2016, and the icing on the cake was that she got to meet her heroes Ant and Dec.

17. Georgia "Toff" Toffolo - 2017

I'm A Celeb: Georgia Toffolo reveals why bosses removed the make-up ban for her
Georgia Toffolo with hosts Ant and Dec. (ITV)

One of the show's poshest ever winners, Toff might be used to life in Chelsea but she wasn't afraid to slum it in the jungle (although she did have Stanley Johnson as her BFF).

18. Harry Redknapp - 2018

Harry Redknapp is crowned King of the Jungle at the end of the 2018 series of 'I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here'. (Credit: ITV)
Harry Redknapp had never seen the show before. (ITV)

Possibly the favourite ever King of the Jungle, former football manager Redknapp admitted he'd never watched the show before signing up - but his hilarious moments with the campmates and his unshakeable love for wife Sandra made him a clear winner.

19. Jacqueline Jossa - 2019

Jacqueline Jossa wants to show her true personality in the jungle (Credit: ITV)
Jacqueline Jossa was the last jungle winner. (ITV)

Jossa was one of those winners whose journey from utter terror of the jungle to being brave enough to win challenges marked her out as the top contestant.

The former EastEnders star was also completely starstruck by Caitlyn Jenner as a huge Kardashians fan.

20. Giovanna Fletcher - 2020

Giovanna Fletcher is taking part in 'I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!' 2020 (ITV)
Giovanna Fletcher was the first castle winner. (ITV)

Author, podcast host and TV star Fletcher was crowned the first ever Queen of the Castle last year thanks to her role as the camp mum lifting everyone's spirits.

This year, she's supporting husband Tom Fletcher in his time on Strictly Come Dancing after the McFly star and their three sons spent 2020 cheering her on from home.

Watch: Ant and Dec star in new promo for I'm A Celebrity 2021

Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting