Damien Fahey and Myleene Klass to host NBC's 'I'm a Celebrity'
UPI News Service, 05/29/2009
Damien Fahey and Myleene Klass will serve as co-hosts for the reality series "I'm a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!", NBC announced this week.
The show is slated to debut Monday with a 2-hour special.
Fahey is known to audiences as the host of MTV's "Total Request Live. Klass is a British musician and TV personality who competed in the 2006 version of "I'm a Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!"
"We are so fortunate to have both of these incredible talents lend their wit, wisdom and experience to the show and they will serve as the prefect compliment to our celebrity participants," Jayson Dinsmore, the show's executive producer said in a statement.
Based on the hit U.K. series, "I'm a Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!" is "the ultimate 'Swiss Family Robinson' as the celebrities will be dropped into the heart of the Costa Rican jungle to face fun and comedic challenges designed to test their survival skills," NBC said in a news release. "The last remaining star will be crowned King or Queen of the Jungle, winning a substantial cash prize for their favorite charity."