By Mary Mrad For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 04:52 GMT, 5 January 2021 | Updated: 04:57 GMT, 5 January 2021
Ash Williams entered the I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! jungle during Sunday night's premiere episode.
But in an unexpected twist, the comedian previously claimed he would never appear on the reality show.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
In a resurfaced interview, Ash said on McKnight Tonight podcast: 'I've got a few lines in the fire but I'll tell you something I'm not doing, I'm a Celebrity.'
'I'll never be in the jungle': Comedian Ash Williams (pictured) said he would NEVER appear on I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! in a resurfaced interview - before joining the new cast in the jungle
'I won't be in the jungle next year and I'll never be in the jungle. Why would I?'
'I wouldn't do it... it is a profile builder but if you don't need it then you don't need it,' he said.
Despite previously claiming he wouldn't star on the show, Ash entered the jungle on Sunday night.