Iain Lee acknowledged he “wanted to fair accumulate the TV stuff is over” perfect a couple of months ahead of landing a converse in the I’m A Megastar camp.
The radio DJ and feeble TV host did now not earn a slot on Channel four truth affirm Megastar Hunted and became as soon as in despair for days afterwards, fearing he would in no map work on mask mask again.
Talking in June, the 44-year-aged acknowledged: “I had a gathering to be allotment of Megastar Hunted.
« Didn’t secure the gig. Received barely exasperated. Must accumulate that the TV stuff is over.
« Tired of getting my hopes up repeatedly again.”
The rejection hit him hard and three days later, he wrote on Twitter in messages now deleted: “And now I originate to sink. Nuts isn’t it? Self doubt, self loathing. What a world. What a head.”
Iain, who’s taking anti-depressants whereas in the jungle, has spoken openly about feeling suicidal in the previous and says he had assessments to be positive that he became as soon as as a lot as occurring the ITV affirm.
He became as soon as proven in tears on Saturday’s affirm after failing to buy any meals for camp in a Bushtucker trial and went to lie down to positive his head.
Sources conclude to Iain claim he’s hopeful his appearance will relief enhance his TalkRadio affirm and lead to more TV work.
The source acknowledged: “He is finding it annoying, nonetheless would buy to utter the affirm as a springboard to success.”
Perfect ahead of going into camp, Iain told the Mediate: “I’m in barely an in actual fact handy space for the time being, so I’m now not tremendously shocked about coming into into and feeling suicidal or something.
“I’m now not joking after I throw that observe obtainable because I in actual fact hold performed.
“I’m in barely a rep space for the principle time in a truly very long time so right here is partly why I’m doing it now.”