Celebrity Gogglebox 2023 line-up: Meet the famous telly watchers
Stephen Graham joins the Channel 4 show for its Stand Up To Cancer star-studded special.
Celebrity Gogglebox is returning for a Stand Up To Cancer two-part special, with some new famous faces - including none other than Stephen Graham - joining the Channel 4 show for its charity takeover.
Boiling Point stars (and husband and wife) Graham and Hannah Walters join tonight's (3rd November) SU2C two-parter with their children Grace and Alfie.
Also confirmed for the star-studded special are Nicole Scherzinger and former rugby star partner Thom Evans, Jennifer Saunders and The Wright Way actress Beattie Edmondson, and comedy legends Bob Mortimer and Richard Ayoade.
The line-up is completed with comedians Harry Hill and Tim Vine and TV star Jeff Brazier and Strictly's Bobby Brazier.
Celebrity Gogglebox 2023 line-up
Stephen Graham and Hannah Walters
Boiling Point stars Stephen Graham and Hannah Walters join the series for the SU2C special with their children Grace and Alfie.
Nicole Scherzinger and Thom Evans
Couple Nicole Scherzinger and Thom Evans join the special on Friday night (3rd November). Pussycat Doll and former The X Factor judge Scherzinger has been in a relationship with former rugby star Evans since 2019, after they met when he took part on The X Factor Celebrity and Scherzinger was on the judging panel. The got engaged in June this year.
Harry Hill and Tim Vine
Comedians Harry Hill and Tim Vine are joining the SU2C special, so we'll look forward to plenty of belly laughs and jokes galore from this duo.
Bob Mortimer and Richard Ayoade
Comedy geniuses Bob Mortimer and Richard Ayoade team up for SU2C's special two-parter. Mortimer is famous for his work with Vic Reeves as part of their Vic and Bob comedy double act, and more recently, for his fishing with Paul Whitehouse on BBC Two's much-loved Mortimer & Whitehouse: Gone Fishing.
Ayoade is known for his roles in the IT Crowd and Garth Marenghi's Dark Place, and his directorial debut Submarine.
Jennifer Saunders and Beattie Edmondson
Ab Fab superstar Jennifer Saunders joins the special line-up with daughter and star of sitcoms The Wright Way and Josh, Beattie Edmondson.
Saunders has been married to comedian Ade Edmondson since 1985, and Beattie is one of their three daughters.
Jeff Brazier and Bobby Brazier
Father and son duo Jeff and Bobby Brazier complete the line-up of SU2C's star-studded special. TV presenter Jeff had Bobby with his late partner Jade Goody. Bobby recently made his TV debut in EastEnders, and is currently taking part on Strictly Come Dancing with Dianne Buswell.
Celebrity Gogglebox 2023 season 5 line-up
Among the new cast for season 5 is Stephen Mangan and his illustrator sister, Anita.
They'll join other newcomers, including Sue Johnston and Ricky Tomlinson, Davina McCall with her partner, the celebrity hairstylist Michael Douglas, comedian Katherine Ryan and her partner Bobby, naturalist and TV presenter Chris Packham CBE with his conservationist step-daughter Megan, singer-songwriter Tom Grennan and his dad Martin, model and activist Munroe Bergdorf with model and fashion designer Leomie Anderson, and singer and TV personality Jane McDonald and her best friend Sue.
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More names will be announced as the series continues.
Davina McCall and Michael Douglas
TV presenter Davina McCall joins for season 5, alongside her partner, celebrity hairstylist Michael Douglas. The pair moved in together last year, after three years of dating.
Stephen Mangan and Anita
Actor Stephen Mangan joins the show for season 5 alongside his sister Anita, who works as an illustrator.
"Telly and my sister are two of my favourite things so this should be fun," Stephen said.
Katherine Ryan and Bobby
Expect lots of jokes from comedian Katherine Ryan, who will be joined by her partner Bobby.
The pair have been together since 2019 and have two children together - Fred, two, and baby daughter Fenna Grace, who was born in December 2022. Katherine is also mum to Violet, 13, from a previous relationship.
Chris Packham CBE and Megan
Presenter Chris Packham and his conservationist stepdaughter Megan McCubbin are a part of the season 5 line-up.
On joining the series, Packham, who is best known for his work on series such as Springwatch, said: "Gogglebox is a real barometer of what the nation is talking about. I am looking forward for Megan and I to add our two-bits to the conversation!"
Tom Grennan and Martin
Singer-songwriter Tom Grennan will be joined by his dad Martin. Grennan found fame as the guest vocalist on Chase & Status's All Goes Wrong in 2016. His debut album, Lighting Matches, was released in July 2018.
Sue Johnston and Ricky Tomlinson
Actress Sue Johnston and her Royle Family co-star Ricky Tomlinson will be back on the sofa together, but this time for Gogglebox. The duo appeared in the BBC comedy from 1998 to 2000, starring as husband and wife Jim and Barbara Royle.
Munroe Bergdorf and Leomie Anderson
Model and activist Munroe Bergdorf will be joined by model, designer and TV presenter Leomie Anderson. Bergdorf was the first transgender model in the UK for L'Oréal, and Anderson is the current presenter of BBC Three's Glow Up: Britain's Next Make-Up star, taking over from Maya Jama.
Jane McDonald and Sue
Singer Jane McDonald will joined by her friend Sue for season 5.
These new faces will be joining series stalwarts Zoe Ball, Johnny Ball and Woody Cook, Rylan and mum Linda, Denise Van Outen alongside Duncan James, Mo Gilligan with Babatunde Aléshé, Shaun Ryder and Bez, Sam Ryder and Scott Mills, Martin and Roman Kemp, Nick Grimshaw and his niece Liv, Judi Love and Charlene White, Rob Beckett and Tom Allen, Jon Richardson and Lucy Beaumont, Fearne Cotton and Gok Wan, Clare Balding and Alice Arnold, Big Zuu, Hyder and Tubsey, Paul Sinha and husband Olly, Melanie C and her brother Paul, Miquita and Andi Oliver, Jamie Carragher and Micah Richards. Gyles Brandreth will also be returning with pal Joanna Lumley.
Sam Ryder and Scott Mills
Sam Ryder made his Celebrity Gogglebox debut fresh from the Eurovision stage alongside semi-finals commentator and BBC Radio 1 DJ Scott Mills.
The singer-songwriter, who rose to fame after making it big on TikTok, came in second place at Eurovision 2022 with his song Space Man, while Scott Mills is best known for hosting a show on BBC Radio 1 since 1998.
Big Zuu, Hyder and Tubsey
BAFTA-winner Big Zuu shared the sofa with his Big Eats co-stars Hyder and Tubsey for Celebrity Gogglebox this year.
Big Zuu is best known for hosting Big Zuu's Big Eats, Big Zuu's Breakfast Show and BBC Three's Hungry for It, while his best mates Hyder and Tubsey join him in the kitchen on Big Eats and also host a KISS Fresh show with him.
Fearne Cotton and Gok Wan
TV presenters Fearne Cotton and Gok Wan made their Celebrity Gogglebox debut together in tonight's episode.
Fearne Cotton is best known for hosting shows on BBC Radio 1 and Radio 2, as well as appearances on Top of the Pops, Celebrity Juice and The Xtra Factor.
While Gok Wan rose to fame when he became the host of How To Look Good Naked and his cooking shows Gok Cooks Chinese and Gok's Chinese Takeaway.
Judi Love and Charlene White
Taskmaster's Judi Love returned to Celebrity Gogglebox with her Loose Women co-star Charlene White this year.
White is best known for hosting ITV News, while Judi Love is a comedian who's appeared on The Wheel, Strictly Come Dancing and Celebrity MasterChef.
Gyles Brandreth and Dame Joanna Lumley
While former Conservative MP and presenter Gyles Brandreth previously appeared on Celebrity Gogglebox with Sheila Hancock and Maurren Lipman, this time he's joined by Absolutely Fabulous star Dame Joanna Lumley on his sofa.
Rylan Clark-Neal and Linda Clark
Originally a contestant on The X Factor, Rylan Clark-Neal soon established himself as a TV presenter and media personality after winning Celebrity Big Brother. He has since hosted This Morning, The Xtra Factor, Supermarket Sweep and Ready Steady Cook. He previously appeared on Celebrity Gogglebox alongside his mother Linda.
Melanie C and Paul
Spice Girl Mel C threw down the mic and cosied up on the sofa, alongside her brother Paul, for the new series.
Viewers will be familiar with the singer from her days in the girl group, where she was known as Sporty Spice. She now works as a solo artist, actress, dancer, entrepreneur, television personality and fitness model.
Micah Richards and Jamie Carragher
Premiership footballers turned pundits Micah and Jamie joined the other armchair critics. Micah played as a right back in the Premier League and English Football League for Manchester City and Aston Villa, and in Serie A for Fiorentina, while Jamie played as a defender for Premier League club Liverpool during his 17-year career.
Denise Van Outen and Duncan James
TV presenter and musicals star Denise Van Outen used to appear on Celebrity Gogglebox with her ex-partner, city trader Eddie, however she was joined by Blue's Duncan James in the most recent series.
Mo Gilligan and Babatunde Aleshe
Comedian Mo Gilligan appeared alongside friend and fellow comedian Babatunde Aleshe on Celebrity Gogglebox.
Gilligan hosts The Lateish Show with Mo Gilligan on Channel 4, as well as The Big Narstie Show alongside the British rapper. Aleshe has appeared in a number of series, including EastEnders, Law & Order: UK, Doctor Who and Waking the Dead.
Shaun Ryder and Bez
The Happy Mondays stars returned to Shaun Ryder's sofa to film another series of Celebrity Gogglebox.
Speaking to RadioTimes.com last year, Ryder said filming the show with Bez was "really good fun".
"It's not like a job really, it's just me and him. We've been like that for the best part of 40 years – we sat watching telly and films and commentating on everything when we were on the tour bus."
While both enjoy filming together, Bez has revealed that he's found watching some shows more difficult than others. "The most embarrassing one for us is Naked Attraction. That's the most embarrassing one," he said. "Sat there looking at willies, it's not my favourite thing."
Martin and Roman Kemp
Spandau Ballet's Martin Kemp and his son, Capital Radio DJ Roman, returned to watch TV together.
Since rising to fame in the new wave band with his brother Gary, Martin has appeared in EastEnders and The Krays, as well as Celebrity Big Brother and BBC music competition Let It Shine. His 27-year-old son Roman has hosted Capital FM's Breakfast Show since 2014 and finished in third place on I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here last year.
Nick and Liv Grimshaw
Radio 1 DJ Grimmy was back on Gogglebox alongside his niece, Liv, who works in fashion. Nick's sister is 11 years older than him, so there is only a 10-year difference between him and Liv - he describes them as more like siblings than uncle and niece, and says the pair are in touch every single day.
Andi Oliver and Miquita Oliver
British chef Andi Oliver and her daughter British television presenter joined the Gogglebox cast in July 2021.
Previous Celebrity Goggleboxers
Oti Mabuse and Bill Bailey
Strictly Come Dancing winners Oti Mabuse and Bill Bailey swappedthe ballroom for the living room once again in this year's series of Celebrity Gogglebox.
Oti Mabuse left Strictly Come Dancing earlier this year and now hosts Romeo & Duet and appears as a panellist on The Masked Dancer, while Bill Bailey has appeared on This is My House, Travel Man and Worzel Gummidge.
Jamali Maddix and Guz Khan
Stand-up comedian Jamali Maddix teamed up with Man Like Mobeen star Guz Khan for Celebrity Gogglebox 2022.
Jamali Maddix is a regular guest on Sky's reboot of Never Mind the Buzzcocks and has previously appeared on Taskmaster, while Guz Khan has taken on roles in Army of Thieves, The Bubble, Zapped and Our Flag Means Death.
Carol Vorderman and Gyles Brandreth
Gyles Brandreth is no stranger to Celebrity Gogglebox and he has been paired with many big names in the past - including Absolutely Fabulous' Joanna Lumley!
Carol Vorderman is best known for her long stint as 'numbers queen' in Countdown. She has done many things since stepping down from the role, including being the regular host of the Pride of Britain awards and took a trip to the jungle in I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here!
Charlotte Church and Luke Evans
Charlotte Church shot to fame as a singer in the late '90s when she was a teenager, and her classical album Voice of an Angel sold millions of copies around the world. She later made a move into the world of pop music, hosted her own chat show and more recently has appeared on Charlotte Church's Dream Build, a TV show documenting her renovation of a country house in the Elan Valley in Wales.
She'll be joined on the sofa by Luke Evans, the Hollywood star best known for roles in the live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast and the film adaptation of The Girl on the Train. He has also appeared in hit TV shows like ITV's The Pembrokeshire Murders and Nine Perfect Strangers.
Mel B and Ruby Wax
As one fifth of the Spice Girls, Mel B (AKA Scary Spice) needs little introduction. Since her girl band days, she has gone on to appear as a judge on The X Factor and America's Got Talent, and also took part in The Masked Singer UK last year, disguised as Seahorse.
Legendary comedian Ruby Wax presented the BBC interview show Ruby Wax Meets... in the '90s, interviewing stars like Madonna, Pamela Anderson and Sarah Ferguson, and is a prominent mental health campaigner.
Tom Daley and Dustin Lance Black
Tom Daley is best known for his successful diving career, which saw him earn four Olympic medals, including a gold at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. He has also appeared as a coach on ITV's short-lived diving show Splash, and earlier this year presented the documentary Tom Daley: Illegal to Be Me for the BBC. Dustin Lance Black won an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for the 2008 movie Milk, and has since worked on TV shows like Big Love and Under the Banner of Heaven.
"As big fans of the show, it’s going to be very surreal being on it but we’re very much looking forward to watching what they have in store for us," the couple said ahead of their Gogglebox debut.
Gordon Ramsay and Tilly Ramsay
Chef Gordon Ramsay is of course best known as the sweary star of shows like Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares and Hell's Kitchen, while his daughter Tilly has appeared as a presenter on CBBC show Matilda and the Ramsay Bunch. Last year, she joined the cast of Strictly Come Dancing and was paired with Nikita Kusmin, eventually leaving the show in Week 9.
"We're always happy to support the superb work that Stand Up To Cancer do, and despite our TV tastes being polar opposites, we had a lot of fun filming this very special episode of Gogglebox," the pair said.
Clara Amfo and Andy
Former Strictly star Clara Amfo used to give her verdict on the latest television shows alongside her brother Andy.
Clare Balding and Alice Arnold
Broadcaster Clare Balding and her wife Alice Arnold joined the 2021 line-up but won't be appearing in the 2022 series.
Viewers will recognise Balding from her many presenting gigs, including BBC Sport, Channel 4, BT Sport, and Good Morning Sunday on BBC Radio 2. She is the current president of the Rugby Football League and formerly presented the popular programme.
Kadeena Cox and Adam Gemili
Sport cyclist Kadeena Cox and British sprinter Adam Gemili were part of the celeb Gogglebox cast for 2021.
Jonathan Ross and family
TV Presenter Jonathan Ross joined the Celebrity Gogglebox cast in 2021 along with his daughter Honey and her boyfriend. The news was announced on the official Twitter account.
Martine McCutcheon and James McManus
Actress Martine McCutcheon and her partner James McManus made their Gogglebox debut in July 2021 – however, they won't be appearing in the upcoming season.
McCutcheon is the best known for her role as Tiffany Mitchell in EastEnders.
Saoirse-Monica Jackson and Jamie-Lee O'Donnell
The Derry Girls returned to our screens last year, with Saoirse-Monica Jackson, who plays Erin, and Jamie-Lee O'Donnell, who plays (*does best Clare impression*) Michelle, joining the Gogglebox sofa.
Olly Alexander and MNEK
It's A Sin and Years & Years star Olly Alexander appeared in last year's series of Celebrity Gogglebox with musician and hit machine MNEK.
The pair collaborated on Years & Years's hit Valentino, while MNEK helped to produce some of the group's songs such as Play and American Boy.
Joel Dommett and Hannah Cooper
The Masked Dancer host Joel Dommett took Celebrity Gogglebox viewers into his home with wife Hannah Cooper, as the couple joined the line-up for the 2021 series.
Lorraine Kelly and Rosie Smith
Lorraine Kelly made her Celebrity Gogglebox debut last year. The chat show host will appear on the Channel 4 show with her daughter Rosie Smith.
Laura Whitmore and Iain Stirling
Showbiz couple Laura Whitmore and Iain Stirling have been together for about four years now, and this year they welcomed their first child together.
They must already have lots of juicy conversations about Love Island - she's the presenter and he provides the show's hilarious voiceover, so it was no surprise that they provided great entertainment on the show. The duo won't be back for the new series as they'll be busy with Love Island.
Vic Reeves and Jools Holland
Musician and presenter Jools Holland previously appeared on Celebrity Gogglebox 2020 alongside his friend and comedian Vic Reeves.
Holland is best known for hosting Later...with Jools Holland on BBC2 whilst recording a number of album, while Reeves is one-half of the surrealist comedy duo Vic and Bob (with Bob Mortimer) and co-host of Netflix's The Big Flower Fight.
The pair returned to the series on Friday, 23rd June.
Anne-Marie and Tom Jones
The Voice UK coaches Anne-Marie and Sir Tom Jones joined the Celebrity Gogglebox cast for 2021.
The show's official Twitter account announced the news as they shared a photo of the duo on the sofa settling down to watch some TV. They're good at spotting good singers, but what about good TV?
Sunetra Sarker and Georgia Taylor
Ackley Bridge's Sunetra Sarker and actress Georgia Taylor will be returning to the sofa for the new series of Gogglebox. Sarker is known for her roles as Nisha Batra in Brookside, Anji Mittel in No Angels, Zoe Hanna in Casualty and Kaneez Paracha in Ackley Bridge. She also took part in the 12th series of Strictly Come Dancing back in 2014, and was partnered with Brendan Cole.
Many will recognise Taylor from ITV's Coronation Street where she plays Toyah Battersby. Her other roles included: Ruth Winters in Casualty and Kate Barker in the ITV crime series Law & Order: UK.
Chris Eubank Sr and Chris Eubank Jr
Father and son boxing duo Chris Eubank Sr and Chris Eubank Jr swapped the ring for a few nights on the sofa, watching telly, last year. The pair joined the series back in 2019.
Eammon Holmes and Ruth Langsford
This Morning's husband-and-wife presenting duo Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford have become established Gogglebox stars. The couple, who have hosted This Morning since 2006, started dating in 1997 and married 13 years later. They have one son together named Jack and live in Surrey.
Martin Compston, Vicky McClure and Adrian Dunbar
Line of Duty stars Martin Compston (Steve Arnott), Vicky McClure (Kate Fleming) and Adrian Dunbar (Ted Hastings) took a break from filming series six to appear in the Stand Up To Cancer Gogglebox special in 2021.
Aside from the popular BBC One drama, Compston is best known for his roles in The Nest, Victoria and films Mary Queen of Scots and The Aftermath, while McClure has starred in film and TV series This is England, The Replacement and Alex Rider.
Comedian John Bishop previously appeared on the Celebrity Gogglebox sofa. The presenter and comic is best known for hosting The John Bishop Show and appearing in Skins, Who Do You Think You Are? and The Nightly Show.
David Mitchell and Victoria Coren Mitchell
Peep Show's David Mitchell and his wife, Only Connect presenter Victoria Coren Mitchell previously appeared in a Celebrity Gogglebox special.
David, who's best known as half of the comedy duo Mitchell and Webb with Peep Show co-star Robert Webb, has starred in BBC Two's Upstart Crow and is a team captain on Would I Lie To You?, while Victoria is a TV host and professional poker champion, who's appeared on QI, The Great Sport Relief Bake Off and Hypothetical.
Harry and Sandra Redknapp
Couple goals right here! Football manager Harry has been married to Sandra since 1967 and the happy couple have been together for 57 years after originally meeting at a disco. The pair have two sons together, footballer Jamie and model Mark, and Harry melted the nation's hearts with romantic stories during his stint on I'm A Celebrity.
Zoe Ball and Woody Cook
Woody Cook is the son of Radio 2 Breakfast and Strictly: It Takes Two presenter Zoe Ball, and her ex-husband Norman Cook, aka Fatboy Slim. He competed in Channel 4 reality show The Circle and is starting to make a name for himself in his own right.
Susanna Reid and Judge Rinder
Broadcaster Reid presented BBC Breakfast from 2003 until 2014, when she moved to ITV to co-anchor GMB alongside Piers Morgan. Meanwhile, Rinder is best known for hosting courtroom reality show Judge Rinder and Channel 4's The Rob Rinder Verdict.
Nicola Adams and her partner, Ella Baig
Olympic athelte Nicola Adams made it into the record books, winning gold at London 2012 and becoming the first female boxer to become Olympic champion. After blazing a trail for other women in her sport, she was forced to retire from boxing to protect her eyesight. Now she's able to enjoy the fun side of being well-known and often appears on TV, most recently on a celebrity special of The Great British Bake Off. Her girlfriend, Ella is a beauty blogger.
KSI and S-X
YouTuber KSI – real name Olajide Olayinka Williams Olatunji – has been a big name on the streaming site since 2009 due to his gaming-commentary videos. He has since began a boxing career, famously taking on American YouTuber Logan Paul in 2018. His friend S-X – Samuel Andrew Gumbley – is a record producer and songwriter from Wolverhampton, who has worked with Childish Gambino, KSI and Lil Baby.
Jamie Theakston and Ashley Roberts
Heart Radio presenter Jamie Theakston and Ashley Roberts previously appeared together on Celebrity Gogglebox.
Roberts is best known for being a member of pop group The Pussycat Dolls and since competing on I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here in 2012 and Strictly Come Dancing, she has developed a successful presenting career in the UK. TV host Jamie Theakston previously presented Top of the Pops and now hosts Heart UK's Breakfast show with Amanda Holden.
Johnny Vegas and Bev Dixon
Benidorm star Johnny Vegas appeared on Celebrity Gogglebox alongside his PA and friend Bev Dixon. Vegas has appeared in BBC comedy Ideal, Still Open All Hours and Good Omens.
Nigel Havers and Denis Lawson
Actor and presenter Nigel Havers joins fellow actor Denis Lawson on the Celebrity Gogglebox sofa this series.
Havers, who appeared in coronation Street and Don't Wait Up, now presents The Bidding Room on BBC One, while Lawson, whose nephew is A-lister Ewan McGregor, has starred in New Tricks and the original Star Wars trilogy.
Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash
ITV's golden couple, Joe and Stacey, seem like a match made in showbiz heaven. He often appears with her on Loose Women specials, and the pair have both won I'm A Celebrity. They have a son together, Rex, and live with Stacey's two other children from previous relationships.
Emilia Fox and Joanna David
While Emilia Fox initially appeared on Celebrity Gogglebox alongside her cousin Laurence Fox, in later series she brought her mum Joanna David on the show.
Fox is best known for her roles in The Pianist, Silent Witness, Rebecca and Pride and Prejudice, while her mother, who has been married to fellow actor Edward Fox since 2004, has appeared in Miss Marple, Death in Paradise and Inspector Morse among other titles.
Celebrity Googlebox's Stand Up To Cancer two-part special airs on Friday 3rd November at 8:30pm and 9:30pm. Check out more of our Entertainment coverage or visit our TV Guide and Streaming Guide to find out what's on.
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