ITV I’m A Celebrity: Richard Madeley suggests he may not claim his £200k salary

Richard Madeley has said he doesn’t know if he’ll get his £200k I’m A Celebrity salary.

The presenter, 65, had to leave the series after breaking the ‘Covid bubble’ by going to a nearby hospital after feeling ill.

“Our strict Covid protocols means Richard has sadly had to leave the show as he is no longer in the bubble the celebrities form when entering the castle,” I’m A Celebrity stated. “He has been a truly brilliant campmate and we thank him for being part of this series.”

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Speaking about I’m A Celebrity, Richard appeared on Good Morning Britain and even opened up about his reported £200k salary.

Host Susanna Reid asked: “The other question people are asking is if you only do a couple of days do you still get the fee?”

Richard then replied: “Well I did a lot more than a couple of days I’ll tell you that. Actually, the night you saw us being marched into The Clink that was actually on the Friday.

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“They start filming and you go into the castle a few days beforehand. So I was actually in the castle for about eight days. “

Referring to the salary, he said: “But I don’t know about the fee, I’ve only just got home, I’ll leave that to my agent to talk about. It will be fine, we’ll sort something out.”

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