SAS: Who Dares Wins because they feared they’d end up battered to bits – like Jennifer Ellison. The well-known female – whose identity is being kept hush-hush – is best mates with the former Brookside star.
The Scouser is currently on our screens braving gruelling challenges in the Channel 4 show. READ MORE: Celebrity SAS fans fume over lack of screentime for Maisie Smith and Ashley CainBut when she ended up with two broken ribs, a bruised and bleeding spleen and an infection on her lungs at the end of her stint, it was all too much.
The pal claimed she could not risk ending up in hospital and putting her career on the line, with Jennifer revealing: “I was talking to my friend and she had been asked to do the show. “She was like, ‘I actually rely on my bones and my body to work for my next job, I don’t think I should do it’. “People say this show isn’t real.
Oh, my God, it’s real.” On Sunday (October 2) we will see Jennifer face the Murder Ball challenge, where she is pounced on by boxer Shannon Courtenay. For more of the latest showbiz news from Daily Star, make sure you sign up to one of our newsletters here.Jen says: “It was horrendous.Read more on dailystar.co.uk