A cast of famous faces play The Circle for SU2C


A cast of famous faces will be competing in a week-long celebrity edition of The Circle in aid of Stand Up To Cancer.

When is The Celebrity Circle series on Channel 4?

The Circle will be back for a double helping of gameplay as the reality competition series returns for an all-celeb series to raise cash for Stand Up To Cancer on Channel 4. The first episode begins on Tuesday 9 March. 

Which celebs are playing? 

The showbiz names include Baga Chipz, Charlotte Crosby, Denise van Outen, Duncan James, Lady Leshurr, Saffron Barker. Playing the game as double acts controlling one profile are Kaye Adams and Nadia Sawalha; Rickie Haywood-Williams and Melvin Odoom, duo Sam Thompson and Pete Wicks.

What are the celebs' strategies?

With some of the celebs playing themselves and others taking on a celebrity catfish persona, this edition of the game will see suspicions heightened and game-playing galore as the celebs compete for the title of most popular player! YouTuber Saffron Barker, Duncan James and Denise Van Outen have chosen to play as themselves, while everyone else will be trying to fool their fellow players by pretending to be another celeb.

Meet the stars taking on The Circle

Watch this video to meet the players and find out more about their game-play strategies.

The six-part celebrity series will air on Tuesday 9 March 2021, ahead of Series 3 of The Circle, which will once again see a batch of players compete in the game of popularity for a potential £100k prize. Emma Willis returns as host, delivering the players some surprise alerts along the way, and comedian Sophie Willan resumes her role as the unmistakable voiceover of each episode.