Emmerdale star Lucy Pargeter has been linked to the new series of I'm a Celebrity... Get Me out of Here!.

Pargeter, who plays Chas Dingle in the soap, previously spoke of her interest in the reality show.

An I'm a Celebrity... source told The Daily Star: "We had Corrie's Antony Cotton on the show last year so we want another serving soap star in the line-up this year.

"Everyone knows who Chas Dingle is so we think Lucy would be perfect. She's said she's up for it, too, so it would be great to see her in the jungle."