Jersey-born soap star Jonny Labey is taking part in this year's X Factor: Celebrity.

The former Eastenders actor will fight it out against celebrities from the world of music, film, sport, TV and social media in the new take on the hit show.

After leaving his role as Paul Coker in the soap, Jonny won ITV’s Dance Dance Dance in 2017 before going on tour with the musical Strictly Ballroom in the lead role. He was also crowned Mr Battle in 2017.

Celebrities will compete in LA for the chance to make it through to the live shows in the hope of securing a life-changing record deal.

Simon Cowell, Nicole Scherzinger Louis Walsh will return as judges on the show which is being hosted by Dermot O’Leary.