Who is James McVey? I'm a Celebrity 2018 and Vamps star's age, height, girlfriend and more facts

18 November 2018, 18:46 | Updated: 18 November 2018, 18:51

James McVey
James McVey. Picture: ITV

By Tom Eames

James McVey is one of the stars heading to the jungle this year...

The Vamps singer will appear in the 2018 series of I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!, but what is he famous for and what are his biggest songs?

Here's all you need to know about James:

  1. Who is James McVey?

    James McVey is a guitarist and singer, and a member of the pop band The Vamps.

    The Vamps have so far released three albums since 2014, and have scored five top 10 hits in the UK, including 'Can We Dance', 'Wild Heart' and 'Last Night'.

  2. James McVey age: How old is he?

    James was born on April 30, 1994, and celebrated his 24th birthday in 2018.

    He hails from Chester, and his full name is James Daniel McVey.

  3. James McVey girlfriend: Is he single?

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    James has been in a relationship with Kirstie Brittain for four years.

    Kirstie and James briefly broke up in November 2014, but were spotted back together in January 2015.

    Kirstie Brittain is a 23-year-old model and student. She graduated from the London School of Economics and Political Science with a BSc in International Relations and History. She is also studying an MSc in Environment, Politics and Society at University College London.

  4. James McVey height: How tall is he?

    James is thought to be around 5 feet 11 inches - or 182cm.

Meet the I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! 2018 cast:

- Rita Simons
- John Barrowman
- Malique Thompson-Dwyer
- Emily Atack
- Anne Hegerty
- Harry Redknapp
- Sair Khan
- Nick Knowles
- James McVey
- Fleur East