Danniella Westbrook has claimed she’s ‘in talks’ to front a brand new drugs documentary where she’ll interview dealers and households of addicts.
The actress, 48, whose cocaine dependancy within the Nineties and 2000s was a lot publicised, defined she needs to ‘soften down’ the Class-A substance with pharmacists to examine ‘precisely what individuals are taking’.
In an unique interview with MailOnline, she mentioned how she’s hoping to assist others sort out their very own demons with the TV project, which she is going to current.
EXCLUSIVE: Danniella Westbrook has claimed she’s ‘in talks’ to front a brand new drugs documentary where she’ll interview dealers and households of addicts
She mentioned: ‘We’re truly in talks on the minute with three completely different channels and it’s mainly a large documentary all about drugs and actually what an enormous epidemic this nation is… out of all of Europe, we’re the worst epidemic for cocaine.
‘In the entire of Europe, we are the greatest nation in Europe that do probably the most cocaine and crack cocaine and stuff like that. So for me, I needed to do a documentary about that and base it on that.’
Danniella revealed she’s hopeful her son Kai, 25, will become involved with the programme, whereas questioning whether or not the drug is being disguised as ‘pharmaceutical s**t’ to ‘kill us off’.
She continued: ‘I used to be truly gonna shoot that with my son to exit and interview households, drug dealers, simply folks on the whole, and see how it’s, how straightforward it’s to go and purchase it.
Force for good: The actress, 48, defined she needs to ‘soften down’ the Class-A substance with pharmacists to examine ‘precisely what individuals are taking’ (pictured in April 2022)
‘I would like to take it to pharmacists and get a pharmacist to soften all of it down and see precisely what it’s individuals are truly taking.
‘Is it actually cocaine or is it actually only a load of pharmaceutical s**t that individuals are placing in and killing us off, actually?’
It was beforehand reported by The Sun that Danniella’s new documentary is being eyed up by broadcasters as a part of a six-figure-deal.
A supply mentioned: ‘The present is a documentary model collection that may check out Danniella’s life and delve into the most important battles she has conquered, in addition to exploring main points on the planet which might be affecting 1000’s of individuals on a regular basis.
Throwback: Her cocaine dependancy within the Nineties and 2000s was a lot publicised (pictured in 1999)
‘The documentary will present how Danniella overcame dependancy and rebuilt her household relationships. Fans will get an opportunity to see a distinct facet to Danniella.
‘The commissioning of the present might be value round half one million kilos.’
The TV persona’s battle with drugs has been well-publicised, and she or he famously had her nostril reconstructed after her septum collapsed from extreme cocaine use in 2002.
At the peak of her use it was reported she would take up to 5 grams of cocaine a day, blowing shut to £250,000 on the drug.
The star has since launched into a number of rehab stints so as to battle her demons – and revealed she was lastly clear in 2020, after attending a clinic in Mijas, Spain.
Coming quickly: In an unique interview with MailOnline, she mentioned how she’s hoping to assist others sort out their very own demons with the TV project, which she is going to current
Most not too long ago, in September 2021, she vowed to quit cocaine and champagne after feeling like a ‘fraud’ for relapsing throughout her battle with the drug dependancy.
Danniella went on to reveal she has a jam-packed working schedule subsequent year and would love to return to I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here within the upcoming All Stars collection.
The star, who competed in 2003’s collection, confessed she hadn’t been approached to participate however is for certain she could be topped Queen of the Jungle if she had been to return.
She mentioned in her new MailOnline interview: ‘I have never been requested to try this however I’d undoubtedly do it now in the event that they requested me to return as a result of again then I used to be very spoilt, I used to be married, actually I broke a nail and I used to be crying and needed to go residence.
‘Since then, I’ve had rather a lot go on, I’ve been divorced, I’ve been homeless… had loads of stuff. I relapsed, I’ve come again from that, Cancer, I got here again from that. So now in the event that they ask me to go in for an All Stars, I do know I may go in and simply win it.
Family: Danniella revealed she’s hopeful her son Kai, 25, will become involved with the programme (pictured collectively in 2018)
‘I feel I’m a stronger individual due to every little thing I’ve been by. Before that, I used to be very spoilt and really egotistic.
‘But now I feel, yeah, if I went again in now, I do know I’d win it as a result of I’ve been by some horrible, powerful occasions and I do know nothing would hassle me in any respect.’
The Walthamstow-native had married her ex-husband Kevin Jenkins solely two years earlier than, and had not too long ago welcomed son Kai and daughter Jodie, now, 21.
Elaborating on her admission, she mentioned: ‘Yeah, I used to be very spoilt. Especially after I was married, I used to be spoilt rotten. My ex-husband spoilt me, I acquired no matter I needed.
Exciting: Danniella went on to reveal she has a jam-packed working schedule subsequent year and would love to return to I’m A Celebrity within the upcoming All Stars collection (pictured in 2003)
‘And that was after I went into the jungle, I used to be married to Kevin and my daughter had simply turned a year outdated. I’d by no means spent an evening other than my kids up till that time.
‘When I went within the jungle, inside three days I used to be weeing in a pot and I assumed, “Sod this, I’m wanna go back to the [Palazzo] Versace [Hotel].”
‘Now, it wouldn’t hassle me in any respect. I’d go in and wanna do each job and every little thing and expertise the entire thing.’
The TV persona mentioned she’d love to be joined in camp by earlier contestant Katie Price however, having lived with Gemma Collins within the 2016 Celebrity Big Brother home, would decide not to work along with her once more.
Honest: The star (R) mentioned she’d love to be joined in camp by Katie Price however, having lived with Gemma Collins (L) within the 2016 CBB home, would decide not to work along with her once more
She mentioned: ‘I’d like to be in there with Kate. Me and Pricey at all times have fun no matter we achieve this I’d love to be in there with Kate. Janet Street Porter. Some good folks… no, not Gemma Collins, sod that mate.
‘No, not along with her, I wouldn’t need to be in there along with her. I’ve already executed Big Brother along with her. Do not put me by the hell of one other job,’ she joked.
‘Nothing’s dangerous actually, it’s simply I’ve executed a job with Gemma already. But I feel if I went in with Kate, we’d have enjoyable. We’d be the kind that might bounce in and simply get a job executed. I like Kate, Kate’s cool.
‘I additionally love Harvey and love to watch every little thing Harvey does, he’s nice. But, there are a great deal of folks I’d love to go in with, Janet, Harry Redknapp.’
Exes: She mentioned: ‘I used to be very spoilt. Especially after I was married, I used to be spoilt rotten. My ex-husband spoilt me, I acquired no matter I needed’ (pictured with Kevin Jenkins in 2002)