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I’m A Celebrity: AJ Pritchard baffles viewers as he sleeps without clothes on in freezing castle

AJ admitted he had a "hot flush" during the night

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I’m A Celebrity star AJ Pritchard left viewers baffled last night as he slept without any clothes on.

The former Strictly Come Dancing pro admitted he had a hot flush and stripped off despite being in a freezing castle.

AJ said he became hot after enjoying a lavish banquet with his fellow male campmates after they won the live trial on Friday night.

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I’m A Celebrity fans baffled by AJ Pritchard sleeping half-naked (Credit: ITV)

What did I’m A Celebrity star AJ Pritchard say?

As campmate Giovanna Fletcher walked past AJ’s bed, she said: “Look at you! Sleeping naked last night… is that what the food did to you?”

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AJ admitted: “I got really hot.”

Speaking in The Telegraph, AJ continued: “I slept so well last night. I did have quite a hot flush at one point.

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AJ admitted he had a hot flush during the night (Credit: ITV)

“I think I’ve got so much food in me and sugar that my body couldn’t process it so I had to strip down, get my leg out, get my arm out to cool down.”

Giovanna told AJ: “You look like you’re in a photo shoot for Lords Weekly.”

I think I’ve got so much food in me and sugar that my body couldn’t process it so I had to strip down.

AJ then jokingly started posing for Sir Mo Farah’s fake camera.

He then got out of his camp bed and admitted: “Oh Christ. Didn’t check myself then when I nearly slipped out..”

Viewers were confused by AJ’s antics, with many wondering why he wasn’t freezing in the castle.

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Giovanna couldn’t believe AJ had no clothes on (Credit: ITV)

What did I’m A Celebrity viewers say?

One person wrote on Twitter: “AJ sleeping naked… Everyone in t-shirts.. That castle’s got central heating!”

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Another added: “The castle definitely has central heating for AJ to sleep with no clothes on.”

A third said: “It’s absolutely freezing at night so there is absolutely no way that AJ slept with no clothes on!

“He would have been absolutely freezing.”

Ent Daily has contacted reps for I’m A Celebrity for comment.

I’m A Celebrity continues on ITV, tonight, at 9pm. 

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