It has begun! A bevy of bronzed singletons have entered the Love Island: Australia villa and sparks are about to fly.
We thought we’d missed out on the present this yr, after the British collection of Love Island was cancelled. However the intelligent folks at ITV2 have provide you with one thing to make all of it higher – they’re repeating Love Island: Australia season 1 as an alternative, throwing again to a time when social distancing wouldn’t stand in the approach of romance.
Now that the first batch of islanders have coupled up and some bombshells have arrived to shake issues up, allow us to introduce you to the characters retaining you entertained this summer time…
He says: “Individuals usually underestimate my intelligence as a result of I’m so fairly. I’ve acquired the face, the physique and the brains. I do know it appears too good to be true, however I’m actual.”
And one other factor: Teddy had his eye on Erin earlier than getting into the villa. Regardless of the incontrovertible fact that she was coupled up with Eden, he stated “It’s no competitors” including: “I believe I’m undoubtedly higher looking – higher physique, higher face, extra charisma. Let’s see if she wants a teddy to cuddle!” Let’s hope Erin’s , as we’re undecided this Teddy will be capable of bear it.
Job: Development mission supervisor
He says: “I’m 6ft 5in, so I’m simply going to be the tallest man in the villa. My associates name me an enormous, pleasant big however I’m only a large teddy bear!”
And one other factor: Dom couldn’t wait to enter the villa, admitting he thinks he may “shake issues up.”
Edyn ‘Mac’ Mackney
Job: Social media supervisor
She says: Mac describes herself as a ” real, right down to earth, easy-going, optimistic individual”
And one other factor: Forward of her Love Island journey, Mac admitted she’s “too forgiving” and all the time tries to see the good in folks. Will this be a weak point of hers in the villa?
Job: Stripper/ tennis coach – turned mannequin
He says: “I’ve had troubles in the previous discovering somebody, so I figured that this may be an important alternative for me to search out somebody. I’m undecided if it would occur, however fingers crossed.”
And one other factor: Jax had his eye on Cassidy earlier than getting into the villa, saying in his promo vid: “Cassidy, I’m your knight in shining armour. I’ve flown all the approach from Melbourne to Spain to see you.” That’s dedication!
Job: Advertising government/influencer
She says: ” I don’t like guys which can be wimpy. Simply be a person… I like a man who’s an actual man.”
And one other factor: Francoise was single for three and a half years earlier than becoming a member of present and believed that it’s a person’s job to strategy a girl, not the different approach spherical.
Job: Private coach
He says: “I usually go for extra artistic sorts. Somebody who’s fairly pushed, has an array of hobbies, multi-faceted.”
And one other factor: Elias stated he was looking for a surfer woman and a accomplice he may go travelling with forward of his Love Island journey.
John James – LEFT
Job: Tv character/ DJ
He says: “[My friends] name me ‘Johnny three-months’. I fall for ladies fairly deep, fairly fast, however I additionally get out simply as shortly.”
And one other factor: Earlier than showing on Love Island Australia, John James rose to fame on the eleventh collection of Huge Brother – on which he grew very near fellow contestant Josie Gibson.
Job: Hairdresser and bikini mannequin
She says: “I couldn’t care much less if ladies like me or not, I get what I would like. I undoubtedly wouldn’t have an issue with splitting somebody up.”
And one other factor: Kim is a brand new arrival who arrives at the villa on day two, able to trigger bother…
She says: “I’m undoubtedly a rustic woman at coronary heart, my finest characteristic is my smile. My excellent man can be a sandy blonde, tattoos, good and tall. I’m undoubtedly the form of woman to go after what I would like.”
And one other factor: Cassidy had been single for eight months earlier than going onto Love Island, and says she’s undoubtedly able to discover a man. She says she’s “a tomboy at coronary heart”.
She says: “I’m your naughty nurse. Guys speak to me as a result of I’m extraordinarily hilarious and their girlfriends are actually boring, ladies don’t like me… If I may describe myself in 5 phrases I’d simply say horny.”
And one other factor: Erin got here out of a 3 yr relationship earlier than the present. She’s happy with her nursing diploma and thinks that individuals underestimate her.
Job: Doggy daycare employee
She says: “I give the canine cuddles and play tug of battle with them – a canine is certainly simpler to tame than a person. When ladies are bitchy and backstabbing I’ll undoubtedly pull them up on it. My finest options are my butt and my banter. My fantasy man is a tradesman or a rugby participant, somebody in a manly job.”
And one other factor: Millie says she finds it arduous to make associates with different ladies. This bodes effectively…
Job: Magnificence salon proprietor
She says: “I get alongside rather well with guys, I’ve a number of man associates however a number of guys are associates with me for one motive. I’d fee myself an 8/9 out of 10. I’m looking for a man who places me on a pedestal and thinks that I’m primary. I’m fairly simple on the eye as you’ll be able to see, I’ve had my boobs accomplished. I believe I’ve acquired an important character.”
And one other factor: Natasha isn’t looking for a fling, she desires actual love. She’s looking for a person with large muscle tissue and a ship.
Job: Magnificence queen
She says: “I’ve accomplished Miss Universe twice now. I generally is a bit excessive upkeep, so I would like any individual to inform me to tug my head in. I’m fairly a flirty individual so ladies get a bit intimidated as I is perhaps making an attempt to steal their man. Once I’m in a man I present that by being a bit imply.”
And one other factor: Tayla is an beginner boxer. She desires to discover a man who’s going to take the time to get to know her correctly. And ideally somebody tall.
Charlie – DUMPED
Job: Worldwide rugby participant
He says: “My finest characteristic is my physique! I play rugby 7s for Australia and I’ve acquired a number of followers on Instagram, it’s fairly depraved. My excellent girl has an important smile and a superb sense of humour and he or she’s not too demanding, I can’t deal with people who find themselves too demanding.”
And one other factor: Charlie is looking for a woman he can take dwelling to his mum. Unsure if Love Island is the proper place for that… His longest relationship lasted 5 months.
Job: Jail officer
He says: “I’d give myself 10 out of 10, I’m humorous, I’ve acquired muscle tissue, I like a superb time and I really like a woman that likes good banter. I’m very assured and I’m not afraid to indicate it. I’m looking for a woman with beauty and a character. I don’t thoughts a woman who has plastic boobs and takes pleasure in her look. Greatest flip off must be you probably have unhealthy breath.”
And one other factor: Eden’s acquired a little bit of a foul boy status – hearts are going to interrupt.
He says: “I’m a sparky, a number of ladies appear to like that, I’m cheeky too. What turns me off a couple of woman is once they’re yapping about their hair and make up, it drives me insane.”
And one other factor: Grant hasn’t been in love since he was 16 years previous. His nickname amongst his associates is Elvis, as he’s an enormous fan of the singer.
Job: Sports activities administrator
He says: “5 phrases to explain me? I’m humorous, cheeky, naughty, horny and spontaneous. My mouth has acquired me into a number of bother in the previous, ladies both need to kiss me or slap me, or typically each in the event that they’re into it and I’ll roll with that, I don’t thoughts a little bit of kinkiness.”
And one other factor: Josh admits he has a wandering eye, however claims he can’t be blamed as a result of it’s “genetic”. He’s additionally actually into house journey.
He says: “I’m a global male mannequin, I dwell in New York Metropolis and I occasion with folks like Katy Perry, I rub shoulders with all the celebrities. I’m fairly good with the girls. My dream woman can be somebody who understands me as a lot as I perceive her, she ought to take a number of pleasure in herself too. What turns me off? Lengthy fingernails, I absolute hate them.”
And one other factor: Justin says he finds it tough to carry down a relationship due to his job.
Love Island Australia begins on ITV2 on 15th June. To seek out out what else is on, try our TV Information.