“And I said, ‘8.30am that’s quite a big word to drop’ and he goes, ‘Well if you get a fine, I’ll pay it.’”
Speaking about the day he’d discovered he was joining Hollyoaks, Owen said: “I was in uni… making myself the most student meal, cost me like 60p this meal.
“My agent bells me… she’s like, ‘Hi Owen, I’m really sorry but… you’re going to have to clear your schedule because you got the part.’
“I was so gassed man! FaceTimed my mum…[I said], ‘Meant to say, what’s the deal with this pepper – I got the part in Hollyoaks – this pepper do I put it on…’ and she’s like, ‘Go back! What did you say?’ Oh yeah, got the part in Hollyoaks, so this pepper, yeah…”
I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! continues on ITV on Thursday at 9pm.