Get ready to immerse yourself in a unique and festive extravaganza as The Real Full Monty makes its triumphant return to both ITV1 and ITVX this Christmas season. Prepare for a captivating display of glitz and glamour with a touch of daring as the stars shed their inhibitions and clothing in support of a crucial cause.
This holiday edition promises to be a merry blend of jingle bells, baubles, and sizzling performances. The dynamic presenting duo, Ashley Banjo and Coleen Nolan, return to guide a fresh group of courageous celebrities on an inspiring journey. These stars will undergo rigorous training and preparation, all leading up to a breathtaking dance showcase that's not just about entertainment—it's about raising awareness for life-saving cancer screenings.
The 2023 cast set to grace the dance floor includes an array of well-known names: TV presenter Julia Bradbury, actress Sherrie Hewson, TV personality Gemma Collins, the talented Dancing on Ice pro skater Vanessa Bauer, Victoria Ekanoye from Corrie and Death in Paradise, former royal butler Paul Burrell, footballer and TV personality Ashley Cain, former England rugby international Ben Cohen, actor Nick Collier (famous as Ella Vaday from RuPaul's Drag Race), and TOWIE star Pete Wicks.
Beyond showcasing the journey of these celebrities as they conquer their fears and uncertainties, the show will delve into their personal motivations for joining this daring endeavor. Each participant's decision to spotlight cancers affecting intimate areas of the body is deeply meaningful, emphasizing the vital role of early self-checks in saving lives.
The Real Full Monty has received the green light from Kate Teckman, Head of Development & Commissioning Editor Factual Entertainment, and Sue Murphy, Head of Factual Entertainment at ITV1 and ITVX. The esteemed production is helmed by Glenn Coomber and Nick Bullen, Executive Producers from Spun Gold Television.
Prepare for a holiday spectacle that combines heart, courage, and an impactful message, all produced by Spun Gold for both ITV1 and ITVX.