Fortunately, Russell was rewarded for his painful efforts, as he and Ruthie won 11 stars in the Trial.
The singer said afterwards: “I was just expecting one nasty thing but they kept coming and coming.”
Ruthie added: “I’m so excited to get into the castle and really look forward to saying hello to everyone and getting to know them.”
I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! continues tomorrow at 9pm on ITV.