The Celebrity Circle for Stand Up to Cancer starts tonight (Tuesday, March 9), with a number of famous faces taking place to raise money for charity.
The Channel 4 show sees a bunch of celebs taking part in a version of the popular reality TV programme called The Circle.
The Circle is all about social media and potentially catfishing your fellow contestants to try and become influencers and make it to the final.
Contestants will not meet face-to-face and will only be visible to each other via a social media profile, meaning they can either choose to be themselves or another celebrity.
The aim of the game is to be the most popular and build friendships to keep you from being blocked from The Circle.
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Who is taking part in The Celebrity Circle?
The Celebrity Circle has some big names signed up for the Stand Up for Cancer special this month.
From drag queens to singers, reality stars to real-life influencers, Channel 4 has signed up a mixture of talent for the show.
However, not everyone will be playing as themselves.
Among the Essex stars to feature in The Circle will be TV presenter Denise Van Outen and TOWIE star Pete Wicks.
Gemma Collins will also feature in The Circle, but played by ITV Loose Women hosts Kaye Adams and Nadia Sawalha.
Here is every contestant in The Celebrity Circle and who they are playing as:
Denise Van Outen – herself
Essex girl Denise Van Outen is taking part in The Celebrity Circle this year.
The actress, singer, dancer and TV personality recently signed up for ITV’s Dancing on Ice, but had to pull out early into the competition due to an injury.
She will feature in The Circle as herself to try and become the most popular.
Pete Wicks and Sam Thompson – As Rachel Riley
Another Essex star taking part in the show is TOWIE’s Pete Wicks.
However, Pete won’t be appearing as himself as he is teaming up with Made in Chelsea’s Sam Thompson to impersonate Countdown’s Rachel Riley.
Baga Chipz – As Kim Woodburn
Drag Race UK finalist Baga Chipz will also step into The Celebrity Circle tonight.
Baga isn’t playing her eccentric self, but rather she will be impersonating Kim Woodburn.
She will pretend to be the TV cleaner to win popularity and try to avoid being blocked.
Duncan James – As himself
Former Blue boyband member Duncan James will play himself on The Celebrity Circle.
Duncan is clearly a fan of TV competitions, having previously taken part in Dancing on Ice, The Chase, First Dates Hotel and Celebs on the Farm.
On his social media accounts, Duncan said he is excited for the show to begin.
He said: “One of the most crazy shows I’ve ever done, and LOVED every minute of it!!”
Saffron Barker – As herself
You would think that Saffron Baker will be comfortable in The Celebrity Circle as she’s a social media influencer and YouTuber anyway.
Saffron really made her name on BBC Strictly Come Dancing in 2019.
In The Celebrity Circle, she will be playing as herself.
Lady Leshurr – As Big Narstie
Recently voted out of Dancing on Ice, Lady Leshurr is also taking part in The Celebrity Circle.
She won’t be competing as herself, but rather as fellow rapper Big Narstie.
Excited for the series, Lady Leshurr has shared several teasers for the show on her Twitter account.
Kaye Adams and Nadia Sawalha – As Gemma Collins
Loose Women hosts Kaye and Nadia are competing together on The Celebrity Circle.
The pair are playing together, impersonating TOWIE legend Gemma Collins.
On Instagram, Nadia wrote: “It’s been killing me and Kaye so it felt good to reveal all on Loose Women today.
“We had an absolute ball catfishing the hilarious @gemmacollins …Kaye and I are the most unfiltered you have ever seen us and we have an absolute ball!!!”
Rickie Haywood-Williams and Melvin Odoom – As will.i.am
Presenting pair Rickie and Melvin are also competing on The Celebrity Circle together.
The pair have decided to pretend to be Black Eyed Peas singer and The Voice UK coach will.i.am to win over the other players.
In the promo video for the show, the pair say they do think they are popular, but not enough to win the show.
That explains why they decided to play as will.i.am instead!
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Charlotte Crosby – As Peter Andre
Finally, Charlotte Crosby is entering The Celebrity Circle pretending to be Australian singer and TV personality Peter Andre.
The TV star has had other roles on our screens since her Geordie Shore days, including Celebrity Big Brother, Ex On The Beach, Just Tattoo Of Us and I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here.
In the promo video for the show, Charlotte said: “I need to go in the Celebrity Circle as someone who is popular, talented.
“That is why I’m going in as Peter Andre. Charlotte is gone, Peter is here.”
The Celebrity Circle starts on Channel 4 tonight at 9.15pm.