Rebekah Vardy is reportedly at the top of ITV’s wish list to appear as a housemate on Celebrity Big Brother when the series returns for a reboot next year.
According to The sun The WAG, 41, has been branded ‘TV gold’ and bosses hope she will open up about rival Coleen Rooney and the infamous Wagatha Christie case.
Producers also think Rebekah can ‘stir things up’ in the house as she is no stranger to reality TV, having appeared on I’m A Celeb in 2017 and Dancing On Ice in 2021.
A source told the publication: ‘Bosses know she will be perfect fodder for the show and she won’t hesitate to speak her mind.’
‘They also hope she won’t be slow to express her feelings about Coleen and husband Wayne
Sign her up! Rebekah Vardy, 41, is reportedly at the top of ITV’s wish list to appear as a housemate on Celebrity Big Brother when the series returns next year
Gossip? The WAG has been branded ‘TV gold’ and bosses hope she will open up about rival Coleen Rooney (pictured) and the infamous Wagatha Christie case
Before adding, “She’s going to be TV gold.”
MailOnline contacted Rebekah’s representatives for comment.
Meanwhile, a Big Brother spokesperson said: ‘Any name for the famous Big Brother is speculation.’
Celebrity Big Brother sees a new cast of famous faces isolated from the outside world as they embark on the ultimate social experiment and move into the iconic Big Brother house
The celebrities leave the luxury behind and take part in weekly nominations and tough tasks with cameras capturing their every move.
Like its sister show, Celebrity Big Brother is followed every night by Celebrity Big Brother: Late & Live, giving viewers an extra hour of exclusive content.
Late & Live will once again be the only place to watch the first live interview of the famous exiles, alongside a range of unmissable exclusive features including CCTV access, special guest commentary and debate.
The Celebrity Big Brother: Live Stream also returns to screens, airing seven nights a week on ITVX and STV Player, allowing fans to watch live footage into the early hours after Celebrity Big Brother: Late & Live.
Drama: Producers also hope that Rebekah can ‘stir things up’ in the house
Old hat: She’s no stranger to reality TV, having appeared on I’m A Celeb (pictured) in 2017 and Dancing On Ice in 2021
New cast: Celebrity Big Brother will see a host of famous faces isolated from the outside world as they embark on the ultimate social experiment and move into the Big Brother house
Speaking about the show’s return, Paul Mortimer, Director of Reality Commissioning & Acquisitions and Controller of ITV2 and ITVBe, said: ‘The reception from our viewers to the return of Big Brother has been fantastic.
‘We’re therefore delighted to announce that we will be bringing our very own celebrity edition to ITV1 and ITVX next year.
‘Casting is underway to find a new crop of famous faces who are sure to deliver even more iconic and unmissable BB moments.’
Meanwhile, Natalka Znak, CEO of Initial, Remarkable Entertainment and Znak TV, added: ‘The launch series on ITV2 was so much fun to make and we’re thrilled that Big Brother has found a whole new audience on ITV2.
It comes after the star shared a cryptic message last week in light of the release of Coleen Rooney’s tell-all memoir, My Account.
Rebekah seemed to be in an emotional state as she shared an inspiring post focusing on the feeling of ‘you are enough’.
@momentaryhappiness’ post read: ‘You are enough, even on the days you don’t feel it.
Court: The post comes after Coleen Rooney said it finally felt like the right time to release her book and her Wagatha Christie Disney+ documentary, in which she told all about her High Court trial against Rebekah
Inspirational: @momentaryhappiness’ post said: ‘You are enough, even on the days you don’t feel it’
Just to brush it off: It comes after Rebekah also posted a bikini-clad selfie from her holiday in Dubai as she avoided the documentary’s release, joking: ‘Just like me (laughing face emoji)’
‘On your lowest days, you know the days when you don’t even feel like getting out of bed, even on those days you have had enough.
“You are enough, even when your heart is hurt by someone you love and care about.
‘On the days when you stand in front of the mirror and you don’t feel like yourself, you are also enough on those days.
“If you’re exhausted and you’re running out of steam and you haven’t finished everything you need to do that day, then you’re enough.
‘You are enough, you are always enough, and always will be. Be kind to yourself. Today and always.’
Coleen appeared on This Morning last week where she told the hosts that she wants to leave behind what happened with Rebekah in the past.
Asked by presenters Craig Doyle and Rochelle Humes how she feels about Rebekah, she said: ‘I don’t have to think about it.
‘I have my own family and friends and… I’m obviously focusing on this (my book and series) at the moment, but going into Christmas I want a happy family Christmas.
“And as we go into the new year… just breathe and see what happens, this is my record, this is how I felt. I don’t want to think about the other side.’