LOVE Island 2020 is well underway, with new Islanders popping up left, right and centre in the villa.
Here’s the full batch of this year’s single contestants hoping to find their type on paper in the South African villa.
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Jamie Clayton is a 28-year-old recruitment consultant from Edinburgh who describes himself as “funny, outgoing and confident”.
This charming newcomer rates himself an 8 out of 10 on looks, saying he gets most complimented on his charismatic smile.
He has admitted to being a clean freak and says he will always be tidying up the villa, a habit that might irritate some of the other contestants.
His celebrity crush is the glamorous Australian actress, Margot Robbie.
Priscilla Anyabu, 25, from London
Priscilla describes herself as “outgoing, kind and stylish” and says her celeb crush is Justin Timberlake.
She gives herself an eight out of ten for looks.
The Casa Amor star is a 25-year-old operations manager from London.
The university graduate has recently been splitting her time between working in the city for emPawa Africa and posing in glamorous fashion shoots for the likes of Black Beauty & Hair magazine.
Priscilla’s work has seen her cross paths with another famous Casa Amor Love Islander – Jourdan Riane.
Priscilla, 25, thinks she’s an eight out of ten
Molly is a model from Manchester.
The 5’7″ blonde bombshell models for sports brands like Pink Soda Sport, Gym King, Nike and underwear brand Calvin Klein.
Molly describes herself as “friendly, a little bit awkward and confident” and gives herself a seven out of ten for looks.
She said: “I’m not going to stand back and I do usually get what I want.”
Molly Smith is one of three models in Casa Amor
Natalia Zoppa is a 20-year-old events manager from Manchester
She said: “I think all the lads in the villa could get their heads turned, no couple in there seems strong enough not to be broken. I’m just going to go for it!”
Natalia gives herself an 8.5 out of ten, saying she has a nice smile and laugh.
She describes herself as “a bit random” as well as “energetic and adventurous”.
Ched is a 23-year-old scaffolder from Suffolk.
Ched says he’s “kind, fun and outgoing” adding: “I’m a cheeky and chilled guy. I’ve got a lot to offer to the Islanders. I’m going to go in there and tell everyone how it is. I’m a lot of fun as well!”
When asked to rate himself out of 10, Ched said: “I’ll say I’m an 8 out 10. My arms are my best feature, I get complimented on them a lot.”
Demi is a 21-year-old style advisor from Portsmouth.
The redhead beauty is also a University of Winchester graduate with a degree in Archaeology and History.
Her dream career is to work in Rome as a museum curator once she’s perfected her Italian.
She describes herself as bubbly, reliable, friendly and says her worst habit is being messy.
Luke Trotman is a semi-professional footballer from Luton.
He explained: “I appeared on TV cheering her on in the audience. She’s done a few musicals and she’s in the Kingdom Choir now… but she didn’t perform at Meghan and Harry’s wedding!”
Luke rates himself as a “strong 8” and says he always gets compliments about his smile.
He describes himself as positive, smiley and energetic but admits he can be quite stubborn.
Luke says: “I don’t have a wandering eye, I wouldn’t ever play anyone. I wouldn’t lie to someone and then go and do something else. I’d try and be open.”
Luke is a 24-year heating engineer from Redcar.
He rates himself an 8 out of 10 with his best feature being his tattoos – and he has about 50 of them.
He said: “I’ve walked into clubs and been given VIP table service and free drinks because the Bouncer has thought I’m him.”
Rebecca Gormley is a part-time model and carer from Newcastle.
The stunning 21-year-old was crowned Miss Newcastle in 2018 and came sixth in Miss England 2019.
Rebecca describes herself as fun, loud, fearless, outgoing and spontaneous.
She says her worst habit is “looking people up and down and not realising – I give the wrong impression but I’m usually just checking out what they’re wearing”.
Finley Tapp is a recruitment consultant from Milton Keynes.
He is also a semi-professional footballer who plays for Oxford City as a defender.
He signed for the club in 2019 following a successful trial.
In 2018, the 20-year-old made his professional debut against Bournemouth while playing for his local side MK Dons.
When still playing for the MK Dons academy, Tapp scored in a 4-1 defeat to Norwich City in 2016.
The 22-year-old is a former contestant on Britain’s Got Talent, entering the competition in 2012 when she was just 14.
The Sun revealed in 2019 that pop sensation Lewis’ No1 ballad Someone You Loved was based on a painful break-up from fellow singer Paige.
Lewis dated Paige on and off from 2014 to 2016 after they met at college in Motherwell and became close.
The 24-year-old is happy to use his job to get girls, claiming: “I can use the cheeky lines about getting handcuffs out! It normally works.”
Mike added that his mum is hoping he’ll find a girlfriend so that he will finally move out of the family home.
Jess is 20 years old and like her sister Eve, is also a student and a VIP hostess.
The London-born stunner describes herself as very confident and claims she would make a good addition to the villa.
“I’d be a good Islander because I’m fun, confident and spontaneous.”
Asked to rate herself, Jess gave herself a 7.5, just a little higher than sister Eve who rates herself a 7, and says her best feature is her hair.
He’s a cheeky 23 year-old whose used to climbing around for work as a scaffolder and is hoping he can build a relationship while in South Africa.
Callum says he’s “prepared to go pretty far to get the girl” – even if it means stepping on other boys’ toes.
However, whoever couples up with him can hope for the royal treatment as Callum says he can cook and says Thai food is his speciality.
The beauty therapist, 25, claims she’s never been on Tinder or any other dating app in her attempts to find love.
She failed to rate herself on looks but admits her eyebrows are her best feature but any partners in the villa will be shocked to discover her morning laziness.
Siânnise is happy to step on toes to get what she wants.
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The 25-year-old hasn’t had the best luck in love admitting her last boyfriend cheated on her so anyone who has been unfaithful before will not have a chance of coupling up with her.
Shaughna is keen to make friends as well as find love in the villa and says she won’t go behind someone’s back to get the guy.
Completing the line-up for the boys is this 23-year-old builder who hopes he won’t put any potential dates of with his bad habit of “laughing in awkward situations”
Nas claims he’s a well rounded person who is “different to the guys who have been on the show before” but doesn’t think dating means you should be loyal.
Nas added the girls can expect him to be honest in the villa.
Jordan is a 24-year-old administrator from London.
Jordan said he’s “easygoing, cheeky and spontaneous.”
He added: “I’m going to bring energy and fun to the villa.
“I’m cheeky but I always tell the truth, I say things as I see them and I’m hoping I can find someone to take home to my mum.
“My family’s seal of approval is very important. I’ve been single for a year and a half so I’m looking for love.”
Jordan Waobikeze is looking for someone to take home to his family
Eva, 21, is a recruitment consultant from Bromley.
She says she’s a “10/10” and calls herself funny, sassy and confident.
Eva said: “I’m up for a laugh, I have good banter and I’m looking for love.”
She added: “My hair is my best feature – it’s long, thick and bright.”
Eva‘s ideal man is boxer Anthony Joshua.
Sophie Piper – DUMPED
The office and events manager was dumped from the island in week three after coupling up with Mike in a friendship couple.
Wallace Wilson – DUMPED
Fitness fanatic Wallace is personal trainer and model from Inverness.
The 24-year-old has taken part in bodybuilding contests and spends a significant amount of time toning that six-pack.
The Scottish islander was dumped from the island after the islanders chose to save Rebecca over him.
Leanne Amaning – DUMPED
Customer service advisor Leanne rates herself a ten out of ten and says her worst habit is telling a few white lies and being lazy.
The 22-year-old coupled up with Mike from the start and things seemed to be going well for the pair.
However, Leanne had the ‘ick’ leading to her dumping Mike and later on being dumped from the island.
Connor Durman – DUMPED
Connor left the Love Island villa after his fellow islanders chose to save Sophie Piper over him.
The coffee bean salesman had to part ways with Rochelle Hume’ sister when the safe cast members were forced to decide who to save between the two of them in episode 16.
Connor is a naked butler turned coffee bean salesman, who claims he’s only had a few dates in the past few months.
The 25-year-old spent four years living in Australia and says he’s had two serious relationships but admits he did cheat on one of them.
Connagh Howard – DUMPED
Connagh Howard is a model from Cardiff.
The 27-year-old’s claim to fame is starring in an advert with boxing champ Anthony Joshua.
Connagh, was dumped from the island after failing to impress Rebecca.
Eve Gale – DUMPED
VIP hostesses Eve joined the show with her twin sister Jess.
The duo entered the show together, but after Callum chose to couple up with Shaughna instead of Eve, the twin was dumped from the island.
Ollie Williams – QUIT
He rates himself a ten out of ten and claims his best chat-up line is: “Do you know Polzeath beach in Cornwall? I own it.”
But the ladies in the villa will no longer have a chance of being Lady of the Manor of Lanhydrock after his short stint on the show.
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How can I watch Love Island?
The new winter series of Love Island airs each night at 9pm on ITV2.
It is the sixth season of the popular reality TV show – and the first of two series to be aired in 2020.
Love Island airs every night with a recap of the week’s events on the Saturday Unseen Bits show.
For the 2020 winter edition, Love Island: Aftersun will air every Monday at 10pm after the main show has finished.
Both Love Island and Love Island: Aftersun will also be available to watch on demand on the ITV Hub.