It wasn't the most pleasant of Bushtucker Trials, to be fair to Amir, taking place underground in a giant termite's nest - but are you or aren't you afraid of snakes Amir?
Snickering, Dec explained that that was why the creatures were put there, before adding: "You really haven't seen the show, have you?"
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I'm A Celebrity viewers were left staring at their screens in disbelief as Amir Khan took on the first Bushtucker Trial of the series - and ducked out midway through because of he accidentally pulled out a snake during a trial leaving his fellow celebs to eat the dreaded rice and beans that night.
After a crab bit his hand and he yanked a snake from a hole, mistaking it for a meal token, Khan yelled the magic words: 'I'm A Celebrity...
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Clearly feeling guilty, Amir, 30, said: "I feel bad for the team because I really wanted to get some meal tickets but I had to give up, it got so hard".
"I've not screamed this much in my life", he confessed. "I just want to get myself going and get time moving quicker because it goes slow in the jungle".
Panicking, he crawled back down the tunnel shouting: "I'm A Celebrity..."
Viewers continue to joke about the situation, as one commented: "It's a shame Amir Khan pulled that little tiddler snake out of the hole". We don't take it easy on you'.
Contestants are comedian Shappi Khorsandi, boxer Amir Khan, Boris Johnson's father Stanley, Hollyoaks star Jamie Lomas, Coronation Street actor Jennie McAlpine, The Saturdays singer Vanessa White, Made in Chelsea star Georgia Toffolo, former footballer Dennis Wise, social media sensation Jack Maynard and Rebekah Vardy, wife of England footballer Jamie.
The presenters finally revealed that it was Amir Khan who the public had chosen to attempt the second Bushtucker trial, and viewers were delighted.