David Gest has decided to leave the Celebrity Big Brother House.
Channel 5 have today confirmed that David Gest has left the Celebrity Big Brother House. A Channel 5 spokesperson said: “Due to medical reasons, David Gest has decided to leave the Celebrity Big Brother House. His exit will appear in tonight’s show on Channel 5 at 9pm.”
UPDATE: During tonight’s highlights show, David explains to Big Brother that he is ill and needs bed rest, “I’ve been so sick, and I’m really sad as I wish I could stay. It’s something I will never forget. I want to thank all the people that have been supporting me, I want to tell all the cast mates that I love them and I love this country for its support. Thank you Big Brother.” David exits the house.
Take a look at the moment the Housemates in the House were told David had left the House: