Who is Jamie Lomas? Get to know the I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here contestant

Find out why Jamie Lomas is famous, who his well-known ex is and more...

Jamie Lomas is a 42-year-old actor who will be heading into the jungle and joining I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! 2017

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Here’s everything you need to know about Jamie:

Why is Jamie Lomas famous?

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Jamie Lomas is a British actor originally from Manchester. He is best-known for playing Hollyoaks bad boy and villain Warren Fox. He played Warren between 2006-2011 and then reprised the role from 2016-November 2017.

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Warren’s storylines have included committing murder (multiple times), drug dealing and being a key player in the “Who pushed Clare?” storyline.

Jamie has now left the soap and will be entering the jungle for I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here!

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Prior to playing Warren on the popular Channel 4 soap he had minor roles in other major British television shows such as Heartbeat, Brookside, Casualty and Coronation Street.

He also played a significant role in Sky One football drama hit Dream Team in 2006 as Alex Dempsey.

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Jamie says he had been asked to be in I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! years ago but is now only finally ready to do it. This may not be the best job move for him however, as he has already admitted he is phobic of the idea of bugs crawling on his head.

Is Jamie Lomas married to Kym Marsh?

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Jamie Lomas was married to fellow soap star Kym Marsh (who plays Michelle Connor on Coronation Street) between 2012-2014 and they began publicly dating in 2009. They had a son together, Archie, in 2009 who was born 13 weeks premature and tragically died just moments after birth.

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They went on to have a daughter together, Polly Lomas, who was born in 2011.

Jamie also has a son named Billy, born in 2006 with former girlfriend Haley Lever.

Who is Jamie Lomas’ sister?

Jamie Lomas has a famous sister, actress Charley Webb, who has been playing Debbie Dingle on ITV soap Emmerdale since 2002.

When is I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! on?

I’m a Celebrity…Get Me out of Here! starts Sunday November 19 on ITV at 9pm.

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