Her secret Jungle Jim: I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here's Charlie Brooks' undercover boyfriend unveiled as hunky blonde architect
16:21 GMT, 16 November 2012
She's kept details of her love life to herself in recent months and it seems Charlie Brooks no longer has something to hide.
The I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here star, 31, has been secretly spending romantic weekends with handsome architect Ben Hollington for months.
And the actress may now be happier to speak about her relationship as her beau seems perfectly content with their union.
Hunk in waiting: Charlie's secret boyfriend Ben Hollington has remained the in the U.K. while the actress has jetted out to Australia to appear in I'm A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here
The pair are said to have been shutting themselves away at Ben's home in Bournemouth, Dorset and they have grown closer after being introduced by mutual friends earlier this year.
EastEnders star Charlie refused to offer up details of the pairing before entering the I'm A Celeb jungle this month, saying: 'I'm dating someone. I'm very happy, but that's all I'm going to say.'
However, when asked about the romance this week, Ben told the Daily Mirror: 'Yes, she's a really lovely girl. It's going great.
'We've been together for a couple of months and it's good fun. She has a few friends down [in Bournemouth] so that's how we met.
In her element: Ben claims Charlie will enjoy her time in the jungle as she loves spending time outside
Charlie's challenge: Charlie's beau Ben insists she will be fine with the some of the gruesome tasks I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here camp-mates are asked to take part in but she may struggle with her fear of rats
'Charlie is in her element on the show. She is a real outdoors kind of girl so she should do well.'
And despite enjoying life outside, Ben admits the actress may struggle to cope with challenges which involve insects and other animals.
But the romance is going so strong that Ben hopes to jet out to Australia to meet Charlie when she leaves the show.
Superman to the rescue: The actress had some trouble completing the camp food challenge task this week but boyfriend Ben says he hopes to come to the rescue and surprise her by being there when she leaves the jungle
He said: 'It's difficult to plan because I don't know when she will be out but I would like to go out there.'
However, Charlie seemed less convinced her man would fly Down Under after see all she has to offer on the show.
When asked if he would travel to meet her recently, she said: 'Possibly. He might not want to after the show's aired.'
Charlie is currently starring in the reality series during a six month break from BBC soap EastEnders.
Sitting on cloud nine: Ben insists the couple are growing strong and he is happy with Charlie despite the star being secretive over the details of their relationship