Meet the cast of BBC’s Celebrity Painting Challenge – X Factor star, Le Bon daughter and more

Meet the cast of BBC's Celebrity Painting Challenge - X Factor star, Le Bon daughter and more

Celebrity Painting Challenge will see six celebrities put their artistic skills to the test.

Throughout the BBC series, the famous participants swap their glamorous lifestyles for aprons and paint brushes and will be taking on a series of challenges with hopes of being crowned the Celebrity Painting Challenge champion.

So, who is in the Celebrity Painting Challenge 2019 cast? Here’s everything you need to know.

Celebrity Painting Challenge

George Shelley

George Shelley is a musician and radio presenter.

According to the Radio Times, Shelley first shot to fame in 2012 during his appearance on The X Factor in the boyband Union J.

He has also previously appeared on ITV’s I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here, and last year fronted a BBC Three documentary titled George Shelley: Learning to Grieve, in which he openly discussed the loss of his sister.

George Shelley

Josie d’Arby

Josie d’Arby is a Welsh television presenter.

According to iNews, the 46-year-old is known for her work on children’s TV shows such as SMart and has more recently appeared on programmes including Inside Out, The Steve Wright Show, and BBC Proms in the Park.

Josie d’Arby

Amber Le Bon

Amber Le Bon is a model and television presenter.

She is known as being the daughter of  Duran Duran lead singer Simon Le Bon and model Yasmin Le Bon.

According to the Daily Mail, the 29-year-old has previously modelled for Moschino and Riverland, and she also currently fronts a campaign for Pantene.

Amber Le Bon

Phil Tufnell

Phil Tufnell is a former professional cricketer and TV presenter.

The 52-year-old is no stranger to reality television, and in the past has appeared on I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here and Strictly Come Dancing, reports the Radio Times.

Tufnell has also appeared on They Think It’s All Over and is a regular team captain on BBC’s A Question of Sport.

Phil Tufnell

Jane Seymour

Jane Seymour is a Golden Globe award-winning actress.

She is perhaps best known for starring in the James Bond film, Live and Let Die, as well as other movies such as The Scarlet Pimpernel, and East of Eden.

Seymour has also appeared in the TV shows Dr Quinn and Medicine Woman.

Jane Seymour

Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen

Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen is a TV personality and professional decorator.

Viewers might recognise the Celebrity Painting Challenge contestant from the home decorating series Changing Rooms, reports iNews.

The 54-year-old has also starred in the ITV reality series Popstar to Operastar, and he once made a cameo in an episode of the League of Gentlemen.

Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen

When is Celebrity Painting Challenge on TV?

Celebrity Painting Challenge begins on Thursday, April 4th at 8 pm.

You can watch the four-part series on BBC One, and catch up on the BBC iPlayer.

The series continues every Thursday until April 25th.



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