Ahead of his entry into the camp in Australia, the former health secretary faced a barrage of criticism for his decision to enter the jungle while serving as an MP.
On the show last night, ITV News presenter Charlene White asked the MP if he could understand if people were “not very happy” about him taking part while Parliament is sitting.
Boy George said it was “difficult” to have him there after his mother had been in hospital during the pandemic.
It appears that entering the camp was a bad choice, but what if this is his plan?
Some will always remember him as the health secretary who failed miserably during the COVID-19 pandemic, but rumours are circulating that he sees this as an opportunity to repair his image and maybe run to replace Rishi Sunak as Conservative Party leader.
The odds on Matt Hancock winning I’m A Celebrity have been slashed after some viewers were pleasantly surprised by the former Health Secretary, admitting they find him ‘funny’.
When he first went into the jungle he was quoted as a 40-1 outsider, but the numbers have now changed.