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Friday 23rd August 2019

Danny and Dani Dyer to appear on Celebrity Gogglebox

This will be must-watch TV!

EastEnders actor Danny Dyer will join his Love Island-winning daughter Dani Dyer on Celebrity Gogglebox.

The father and daughter team will appear on the Channel 4 show this Friday for Stand Up To Cancer, the annual charity telethon.

Dani, 22, who won ITV's dating show Love Island this year with boyfriend Jack Fincham, confirmed the news on Instagram.

Alongside a picture of herself and her famous father Danny, 41, seated on a sofa, Dani wrote: "I absolutely love Gogglebox and couldn't be more excited to be on it with my dad.

Read more: Danny Dyer thrilled to star alongside daughter Dani in Christmas musical

"What an experience it was! Stand Up To Cancer is such an amazing cause and I'm proud to have been asked to be a part of it."

I absolutely love Gogglebox and couldn't be more excited to be on it with my dad.

Danny added the same photo to his own Instagram with the caption: "Me and my beautiful little soul mate @danidyerxx will be on Gogglebox this Friday night talking a bit of [bleep] in aid of Stand Up To Cancer.

"We all need to come together and raise some serious reddies to try and combat this nasty evil thing that takes far 2 many lives."

Dani with her parents Joanne and Danny at her In The Style clothing launch last week (Credit: Andy Barnes / SplashNews.com)

The Dyers will be joined on the show by former England footballer Peter Crouch and his model wife, Abbey Clancy.

They will give fans their verdicts on this week's television alongside Gogglebox stalwarts the Siddiquis, Giles and Mary, and friends Jenny and Lee.

Former guests on Celebrity Gogglebox include ex-Oasis star Liam Gallagher, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and popstar Ed Sheeran.

Meanwhile, Celebrity Gogglebox won't be Danny and Dani's only starring role together this year, as they're also signed up to appear on stage together in Nativity! The Musical.

They'll team up at the Eventim Apollo in Hammersmith, London in December.

A clearly thrilled Danny, who plays Walford's Mick Carter, broke the news on Instagram earlier this month, telling fans: "Can't believe I'm gonna be mincing about on the stage with my beautiful first born child in Nativity! The Musical this Christmas. #choked."

Danny and Dani with Dani's boyfriend, Jack Fincham (Credit: Elliot / Splash News / SplashNews.com)

Dani also shared the news on her own Instagram account and was equally excited, saying: "I am SO excited to be starring alongside my dad... It's going to be proper Christmassey! See you all there."

Danny's playing Hollywood Producer while Dani takes the role of his daughter, Polly Parker, in the musical based on the hit film starring Martin Freeman.

Read more: Danny Dyer and wife Joanne share a kiss on red carpet

Nativity! The Musical will tour the UK across this festive season with other actors taking on the Hollywood Producer role in other cities.

Ex-Emmerdale star Adam Thomas will appear in the Stoke and Liverpool shows, while Danny's EastEnders co-star Jake Wood takes on the part in Oxford and ex-EastEnders star Charlie Brooks will be the Hollywood Producer in Nottingham.

For more information and tickets visit the Nativity! website here.

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