Who is Iain Lee? I’m A Celebrity 2017 finalist, radio star and TV presenter who finished third in the Jungle

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IAIN Lee made his name as a witty and razor-sharp radio host.

The funnyman made waves on I'm a Celebrity – here's what we know about him and what led him to the jungle.

 Iain Lee is a well known TV and radio starGetty – Contributor Iain Lee is a well known TV and radio star

Who is Iain Lee?

Iain Lee, 44, was born June 9, 1973, and is an English comedian, TV and radio star.

His career began when he performed stand-up comedy across venues in London.

Iain has become a familiar face on TV and hosted shows including The 11 O'Clock Show (1998), and RI:SE (2002).

He is also a well-known voice on the radio and has had shows on LBC and Absolute.

He currently presents The Late Night Alternative show on talkRADIO.

 He has hosted shows like The 11 O'Clock Show and RI:SE (2002)Rex Features He has hosted shows like The 11 O'Clock Show and RI:SE (2002)

How tall is Iain Lee and who's his wife?

Iain is a big guy, measuring 6ft 3".

He is married to Helena and has two children aged seven and five.

Iain didn't tell his children that he was going into the jungle for fear of the news spreading around the playground!

Iain Lee comes third in I'm A Celebrity 2017

When did Iain enter the I'm a Celebrity jungle?

ITV producers are keen to shake up things this year and have brought in Iain to be the final star to go into the jungle.

A source said: "Iain isn't afraid to speak his mind.

“He regularly rants and raves on his TalkRadio show and his listeners should expect the same from him in the jungle.

"He's very much in the mould of Danny Baker, who was also a late arrival last year.

“He will not bite his tongue and is sure to break the harmonious camp's current mood very quickly.

“Expect fireworks."

Iain surprised fans and pundits by reaching the show's final.

After daring to dream of glory the radio and TV presenter finished third.

 Iain was at the centre of a bullying row in the jungle2017 Andrew Benge Iain was at the centre of a bullying row in the jungle

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