The 29-year-old – who’s a BBC Radio 1Xtra DJ – will be part of fellow contestants Richard Madeley and Danny Miller in Gwrych Fort this week.
Shy – actual title Cheyenne Davide – started her 1Xtra late night time slot in 2019. She is going to observe within the footsteps of BBC Radio 1 DJ Jordan North, who was the runner-up of final yr’s collection.
Talking about her issues on coming into the collection, she mentioned: “My mum retains laughing, as she is aware of I’m such a scaredy cat!
“Bugs and I usually are not mates, I don’t like heights and I’m claustrophobic.”
Shy added, nevertheless, that she is most trying ahead to collaborating within the trials.
“They’re all loopy,” she mentioned, stating that the trial she is most dreading is “something involving a coffin and creepy crawlies”.
The DJ mentioned she can also be nervous about not sporting make-up on the collection, that means that the birthmark on her cheek shall be seen in public for the primary time.
“It has been an insecurity of mine previously however I’m additionally excited to withstand it,” she mentioned.
Shy mentioned that folks could also be shocked to be taught that she is “really fairly a shy individual when I’m outdoors my consolation zone”.
Requested what her position within the camp is likely to be, she mentioned: “I like twerking on a Friday night time and I’m going to show everybody how you can do it within the Fort.”
I’m a Superstar begins on ITV at 9pm on Sunday 21 November.