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The Celebs Go Dating 2017 start date's been revealed!

Will they ever be able to beat Jonathan Cheban though?

2016 was the year that the best dating show in TV history (soz Blind Date), Celebs Go Dating, was born.

The show, premised on the idea of celebs going dating (obviously) with ordinary members of the public, has proved to be so popular that dating gurus Eden Blackman and Nadia Essex are about to open the books for the second time this year.

Last series brought us f*cking hilarious commentary, Stephen Bear asking every single women he met if they've got shaved noonies and the adorable dating evolution of Diversity's Perri Keily – so we're expecting BIG things.

Now the line-up for the third series has been confirmed!

Stars from TOWIE, Made In Chelsea and Celebrity Big Brother have signed up to try and find lurrrve.


Pls try and stay calm.

Check out the Celebs Go Dating 2017 line-up

Watch the Celebs Go Dating 2017 trailer

When does Celebs Go Dating 2017 start?

Calum Best recently took to Instagram to start the countdown to the brand new series.

On Tuesday 15th August, Calum wrote : "Morning . Two weeks till @celebsgodating starts for 4 weeks every night on @e4grams"

So, if our calculations are correct, we're taking that to mean a whole month of celebrity dating is kicking off around the 29th August. YAAAAAAS.

Now, let's get to know the Celebs Go Dating cast a little better

Read on to find out what we can expect to see from the celebrity dating agency's newest recruits.

TOWIE's James 'Arg' Argent

After a long history of yo-yo dieting and drink and drug binges - James ‘Arg’ Argent recently went off-grid and attended a rehab facility in Thailand to try and beat his demons once and for all.

Watch out ladies.


Yep, Calum has apparently broken up with his secret girlfriend Lindsey Pelas, which is just music to our ears, and has been spotted attending the show's famous mixers.

Ex On The Beach babe Charlotte Dawson

Les Dawson's daughter Charlotte is well known for her IDGAF personality, cracking banter and absolutely hilarious anecdotes.

Frankie Cocozza

You know the one that got fired from X Factor and shagged Holly Hagan from Geordie Shore?

And since all his previous telly escapades, Frankie has turned into an absolute babe so let's hope he's not another Stephen Bear.

Made In Chelsea's Georgia Toffolo

After having ZERO luck with the Chelsea scallywags, will Toff finally be able to find her prince?

Presenter Sarah Jane Crawford

Former Xtra Factor presenter Sarah is on the hunt for luuuuuurve.

TOWIE's Bobby Norris

Arg's former TOWIE co-star Bobby Norris and cutest-person-ever was seen being quizzed by dating gurus Eden Blackman and Nadia Essex at the end of last series so this one probably comes as no surprise.

We're so excited we could wee.


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