Here Are the Latest Rumors About All the Upcoming Marvel Films

The Avengers assemble on a poster for Marvel's Avengers: Endgame.

We’re not going to get any real announcements from Marvel about Phase 4 until either SDCC or D23, but that hasn’t stopped the rumor mill from churning out constant “leaks” and rumors. From alleged lists of all upcoming films to possible casting choices, here are two of the biggest rumors circling about the MCU’s future.

The Eternals is shaping up to be one of Marvel’s more interesting films. With an (mostly unconfirmed) cast of Angelina Jolie, Kumail Nanjiani, Richard Madden, and Ma Dong-Seok, there’s a new name being added to the rumor mill. John Wick himself, Keanu Reeves, is rumored to be in talks for a role in the film. Again, for the third time, this is a rumor that is unconfirmed by any major source or by Marvel itself. But still, it’s a good rumor.

If Reeves were to join any Marvel franchise, he’d be a great fit for the cosmic fun of The Eternals. Centered on a group of highly powered cosmic beings protecting Earth, Reeves would be perfect as an immortal cosmic warrior kicking serious ass. I also saw several Marvel fans on Twitter saying that Reeves could also make an incredible Silver Surfer, which I definitely agree with.

The Eternals will really help open up the cosmic parts of the MCU introduced in films like Guardians of the Galaxy and Captain Marvel. We’ve talked about Galactus possibly being introduced or teased in the film, and the Silver Surfer would be a great way to lead into his introduction. It would also provide Reeves with a meatier role that isn’t just a one-off, stunt casting type thing.

We don’t know for sure who Reeves will be playing, or even if this isn’t just a wild rumor. Still, if Reeves is joining the MCU, let him get a really good role that fits his talents.

Another major rumor is the possible leak of all the upcoming MCU films, as posted by The Independent via a Twitter account linked to a Roger Wardell. Wardell accurately leaked multiple Avengers: Endgame plot points back in December, so many Marvel fans consider him a trusted source.

The films Wardell alleges are in motion are Black Widow, The Eternals, Black Panther 2, Shang-Chi, Doctor Strange 2, Nova, and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3. There are also allegedly plans for additional Thor, Ant-Man, and Captain Marvel sequels and possibly New Avengers, Young Avengers and Dark Avengers films. Are these legit or just wishful thinking of our dreams made manifest?

This actually lines up with a lot of the films that more reliable sites have sourced are in motion. We know Black Widow and The Eternals are in the works, and Shang-Chi has been long rumored. Guardians 3 is confirmed with the rehiring of James Gunn, and Black Panther 2 and Doctor Strange 2 make sense based on fan response to the characters. Nova is the only outlier, but I had previously seen reports across Twitter that it was under consideration.

Wardell, whose information about Endgame was mostly on the nose, might be a fairly credible source. This does line up with some of the other “leaks” on Reddit, and while I would take them with a Titan-sized grain of salt, it’s still worth examining. It wouldn’t surprise me if Marvel alternates new character films with some returning characters for a while, and builds up to the next team up film.

Do you think the rumors hold any ground? Are you hoping Reeves joins the MCU as a kickass hero or villain? Let us know in the comments!

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Carol Vorderman WOWS fans as she displays stunning curves in tight lace dress

Vorders has showcased her iconic curves again

Carol Vorderman stunned fans as she displayed her curvaceous figure in a tight, lace dress during her appearance on Britain’s Got More Talent last night.

The former countdown star, 58, took to Twitter to share some snaps of the cherry red ensemble with her followers, showing off the eye catching outfit ahead of her latest telly appearance.


Captioning the snapshot, the maths wiz wrote: ‘Omg…in Hammersmith Apollo loving ⁦@BGT⁩…see you later on Britain’s Got More Talent ⁦@StephenMulhern⁩ ⁦@itv2⁩ #QuickChangeArtist 👍🥂.’

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Plenty of Carol’s loyal followers made sure to express their amazement at the stunning snapshots, with one swooning: ‘Sweet Jesus 😍😍😍🔥🔥🔥,’ and another writing: ‘What a figure 🔥🔥⛅.’

Meanwhile another fan seemed in shock over Carol’s striking looks, adding: ‘Jesus! 🔥 I’m not gonna look this good in my 30’s, let alone 50’s!!’

Sharing another moment from her evening, Carol uploaded a photo in which she can be posing beside comedian Rick Edwards and music mogul Louis Walsh as the trip filmed for the BGT spin-off show.

The final of the ITV talent show aired last night, with singing sensation Colin Thackery, 89, stealing the show and being crowned the 2019 winner.

As Carol and her co-stars gathered to discuss the pensioner’s win, she revealed she had already found out some rather sweet details about him when she stood in on Lorraine the week prior.

‘I interviewed Colin earlier this week and I asked him about his wife Joan and he said they met when she was 15 and he was 16 or something,’ she said.

‘They married, and two weeks after he was sent away to the Korean War and they didn’t see each other for two years.

‘Then she had to travel on a boat to Hong Kong for a month to get there. I was weeping, everyone was weeping. It was proper love.’

Colin, 89, who served in the military for 25 years, said he was ‘astonished’ when he was announced as the winner of the £250,000 BGT prize money and the chance to sing at the Royal Variety Performance.

He wowed audiences a the auditions singing We’ll Meet Again in a tribute to his late wife Joan, who he married in 1950 before he was sent off to fight in the Koren War.

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Love Island 2019: Two hunky late arrivals shock the villa newbies

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The Islanders Arrive and Couple Up

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The Islanders Play ‘Never have I Ever’

Two Late arrivals Send Shockwaves Through the Villa

Love Island is back on TV screens tonight and bosses have already planned to drop a few major bombshells.

Tommy Fury and Curtis Pritchard

The female Islanders, Amber, Amy, Anna, Yewande and Lucie are first to arrive, before the boys turn up and it’s time to couple up.

But just as they settle into their couples and villa life, Caroline Flack teases a twist.

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‘Don’t forget, this is Love Island and the path to true love is never that simple.

‘There may be a few surprises around the corner and the first surprise may be sooner than you think,’ Caroline tells the Islanders.

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And it’s game on when Amber gets a text message, which reads: ‘Islanders, it’s time for the real games to begin. Please welcome your new arrivals…#doubletrouble #boxfresh #hottofoxtrot.’

That’s when good looking duo Curtis Pritchard and Tommy Fury stroll in and shock their co-stars.

Lucie Donlan, who proves to be one of the most popular ladies with the lads in the villa on the first day, later says, ‘It’s been such a full-on day.

‘There have been bevs coming in everywhere and then two guys come in… who are also bevs.’

Lucie Donlan

But will any of the current lads actually be in with a chance? Earlier on the show, Lucie also revealed her ideal type of man – guys with long hair.

‘Blonde! Longish hair… just hair, a lot of hair. Like me, he’s got to match me. Two lions together really,’ the surfer and professional model from Cornwall said.

Oh, FYI, bevs is Lucie’s word for a hot guy.

Love Island is on ITV2 tonight at 9pm 

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The Love Island rich list: Who’s made the most cash since leaving the villa?

These Love Island stars have majorly cashed in since the show

After spending a long, hot summer of love in the iconic Spanish villa, battling out to be win £50k in prize money, Love Island stars step out into a world of new-found fame and fortune.

With lucrative brand deals, offers to launch their own fashion and beauty lines and the prospects of spin off shows at the feet of ex contestants, it’s little wonder plenty of former Islanders have raked in some serious cash since the villa.

So who has earned the mega bucks since the first series in 2015? Here’s the Love Island rich list…

Alex and Olivia Bowen

Coming in as the number one Love Island money-makers are Olivia and Alex Bowen.

The married couple are the definition of a Love Island success story, with The Mirror reporting they have made a whopping £4.4 million since falling head over heels in series two.

According to Fabulous magazine the lovebirds have made the most money from the show, with their wedding last year landing a £25,000 magazine deal.

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Alex, 26, and Olivia, 25, have secured a combined Instagram following of 3.5 million and are said to make around £2,000 per sponsored social media post.

The pair have both landed stints in TV presenting and Liv has launched her own clothing line with QUIZ and been the face for brands such as Mark Hill, W7, Cocoa Brown and Batiste.

Meanwhile, Alex has modelled for BoohooMAN, Gym King and Hype, allegedly securing £200,000 for the deals.

Dani Dyer

Dani is thought to have raked in £1.7 million since she won series four alongside then-boyfriend Jack Fincham, sharing the £50,000 winnings between them.

The pair went on to land their own three part spin off series on ITVBe titled Life After Love Island and even joined forces with brands like Cadbury and Lucozade, with The Sun saying they made at least £150,000 for advertising deals before their split earlier this year.

Dani reportedly secured a six figure contract working with Mark Hill hair products and later collaborated with online fashion brand In The Style, said to be worth around £750,000.

Last Christmasm the 23-year-old even showcased her inherited acting skills when she starred alongside dad Danny Dyer for a role in the West End’s Nativity The Musical.

Amber Davies

After splitting the £50,000 winnings with her now ex boyfriend Kem Cetinay in 2017, one half of the third Love Island victory couple, Amber Davies, is now said to have made a fortune of £1.6 million.

Although she split from Kem just months after they were crowned the Love Island couple of the year, Amber went on to make big bucks and even landed a role in Dolly Parton’s West End production, 9 To 5.

The 22-year-old has starred in her own spin off show alongside country star Dolly in the one part ITVBe series, Amber & Dolly: 9 to 5.

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She went on to land a £500,000 clothing deal with Motel Rocks and was snapped up after an ‘intense bidding war between major fashion retailers’ according to OK! Magazine.

Kem Cetinay

The second half of the 2017 winning power couple is Kem Cetinay, the cheeky Essex boy who has reportedly earned £1.5 million since series three of the show.

The 23-year-old former barber became the first ever male ambassador for Primark and worked with Boohoo, McDonald’s and Sainsbury’s.

Since his winning stint on Love Island he’s been a regular on our screens, appearing on Dancing On Ice, This Morning and Good Morning Britain.

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Fell in love with the Island ❤🌴

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He even starred in a spin off show with Love Island bestie Chris Hughes and the dynamic villa duo topped the charts with their musical release Little Bit Leave It.

Kem is also reported to earn up to £8,000 per sponsored social media post.

Chris Hughes

Former farm boy Chris is thought to have banked £1.4 million since series three, in which we saw him spark romance with fiery blonde bombshell Olivia Attwood.

The 26-year-old and Liv documented the ups and downs of their tumultuous relationship in the series Chris & Olivia: Crackin’ On, with the last episode seeing the pair call it quits.

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The horse fanatic now presents racing coverage on TV and has released an auto-biography entitled You Bantering Me?

Kady McDermott

Stunning series two star Kady has reportedly made £1.2 million since her time in the villa in 2016.

After finding love with co-star Scott Thomas, the pair reportedly charged £10,000 per personal appearance.

Kady, 23, regularly shares #ad deals with her 1.2 million followers, teaming up with brands like Boohoo and I Saw It First and allegedly raking in up to £2,000 for each upload.

Gabby Allen

After rising to fame in 2017’s series of Love Island, Gabby Allen cashed in on her pre-villa career as a personal trainer.

The fitness pro, 27, who fell for ex Blazin’ Squad member Marcel Somerville, released her very own fitness app that topped the charts and recently brought out a book full of tips on how to achieve a banging bod like hers.

Despite splitting from Marcel following claims he had cheated on her, the 27-year-old continued to excel in her post-Love Island career and has since found love again with Rak-Su star Myles Stephenson.

Olivia Attwood

Former grid girl Olivia has reportedly raked in £1.2 million since her time in the villa in 2017.

After a whirlwind romance with Chris Hughes the Barbie-esque babe, 28, has appeared on E4’s Celebs Go Dating and landed her very own magazine column.

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She is said to charge £10,000 per public appearance and make £2,000 per sponsored Instagram post.

Liv recently moved in to a swanky Manchester pad with football star boyfriend Bradley Dack before treating herself to a brand new Range Rover earlier this year.

Megan Barton-Hanson

Making an appearance mid way through series four, Megan stirred things up in the villa with her stunning good looks and ability make every male Islander fall at her feet.

The glamour model has reportedly made a staggering £1.1 million since after signing deals with fashion brand Pretty Little Thing and beauty company Avon.

The 25-year-old is set to appear on the upcoming series of Celebs Go Dating and has admitted to being open to finding love with both men and women.

Jack Fincham

After stealing the nation’s heart when he fell in love with Dani Dyer last year, Jack Fincham, 28, has made £1 million since his Love Island win.

The former pen salesman has collaborated with McDonald’s and fitness brand Protein World as well as releasing his own line of stationary titled Fincham London.

Following in his fellow Islanders foot steps, he too is set to join the cast of Celebs Go Dating this year.

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Katie Price pleads guilty to shouting abuse at Kieran Hayler’s girlfriend in school playground spat

Katie repeatedly called Michelle Pentecost a ‘f***king c***’ in front of shocked school kids

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Katie Price is facing two charges of using threatening and abusive words or behaviour likely to cause harassment, alarm or distress in relation to a verbal altercation outside a school in Shipley

Katie Price has admitted shouting abuse at ex Kieran Hayler’s girlfriend in her kids’ school playground last September.

Katie Price

Katie repeatedly called Michelle Pentecost a ‘f***king c***’ in front of shocked school kids as she rowed with Kieran’s girlfriend and one of her friends at the school near her West Sussex home.

The mum-of-five, 41, was due to stand trial over the incident, but today she changed her plea after initially denying she had used threatening, abusive, words or behaviour to cause harassment, alarm or distress to Michelle.

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Paul Edwards, prosecuting, told Horsham Magistrates’ Court that Katie was seen hurling a ‘tirade of abuse’ and swore at the two women multiple times.

Katie Price

Katie’s defence lawyer Paul Macauley claimed his client’s outburst was sparked after she discovered Kieran was dating Michelle a few days earlier.

Katie has been fined £415 and banned from contacting Michelle for five years.

In a victim impact statement read out in court, Michelle said she now tries to avoid Katie at all costs, and believes she’s ‘poisoning’ the kids she has with Kieran – Jett and Bunny – against her.

‘At the time, I felt awful and if there was any chance she was going to be at the school, I made arrangements for the school to bring my son out to the car,’ she said.

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‘I am anxious that I still might see her. I rarely linger in the playground in case she might be there.’

The statement, taken on March 5, continued: ‘When she contacts Kieran, she abuses me and I can hear it as she is FaceTimeing him. She berates him about why he is with me and not her.

‘The constant attack is wearing me down. I’ve been suffering from panic attacks and I am considering counselling. I just want this to be ended and to live a normal life.’

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Together again? Love Island’s Megan and Wes set to rekindle romance as he signs up for Celebs Go Dating

Second time lucky?

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Love Island alumni Megan Barton-Hanson and Wes Nelson are about to experience the most awkward reunion EVER as they both sign up to Celebs Go Dating.

And, according to an insider, things could be about to get a bit awkward for the pair as they prepare to come face-to-face for the first time since ending their relationship in January.

‘This is going to be pretty awkward for Megan and Wes. They haven’t spoken much since they broke up, but now they’re going to be reunited and it’ll all be on camera,’ the source revealed.


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‘Megan and Wes will have to see each other when the dating agency arranges matchmaking events’.


You might recall their relationship started to crumble when Wes signed up to Dancing on Ice back in January. And it’s not like their break-up was civil…

Wes’ ice partner, Vanessa Bauer, rubbed Megan up the wrong way when she announced she had split from her boyfriend on the day of her first performance with Wes – which Megan called ‘tactical’.

The pair ended up having a very public feud and days later Wes and Megan split.

There were lots of tears (mainly from Love Island fans up and down the country who had been rooting for the couple) and although there was a brief spat about their pet hamster – no we’re not joking – the split was said to be a ‘mutual’ decision.

Wes admitted he still harboured feelings for Megan, but wasn’t convinced they’re meant to be together.

‘Of course I still love Megan,’ he said. ‘You can’t just drop the feelings after a week of being split up, but loving someone doesn’t mean that they are the right person for you.’

Megan and Wes aren’t the first former couple to end up together at the Celebs Go Dating agency. Megan McKenna and Pete Wicks starred in the same series earlier this year and actually ended up burying the hatchet. Aw!

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‘I feel like out of this whole thing, what I’ve gained is a good friend,’ Pete said in the Celebs Go Dating finale.

And Megan agreed, saying: ‘I just never thought in a million years, that me and you [would be] in Tenerife on a rooftop bar, actually having a drink and talking nicely. I’m so glad I joined the agency at the same time as you. It feels nice.’

Could Megan and Wes end up as friends? Only time will tell.

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Kylie Jenner’s 15-month-old baby Stormi rushed to hospital with ‘allergic reaction’

The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star was very worried

Kylie Jenner and Stormi Webster on holiday

Kylie Jenner was forced to rush her baby daughter Stormi to hospital after she suffered an allergic reaction.

The 21-year-old Keeping Up With The Kardshians star took her 15 month old to the emergency room on Sunday when she suddenly fell ill.

Thankfully, Stormi has since made a full recovery and is back at home with Kylie and her dad Travis Scott.

Telling her fans what had happened, following the ordeal, Kylie shared a picture of her daughter fast asleep, writing: ‘Spent the day in the hospital with my baby. She had an allergic reaction but is 100% okay now and we are home.’


She added: ‘Nothing else matters when these things happen. God bless all the moms with sick babies. I’m sending so much love and positive energy your way.’

It is not yet known what caused Stormi’s allergic reaction, but back in April, it was reported that Kylie’s sister Kim Kardashian rushed her son Saint West to hospital with a suspected allergic reaction too.

Three-year-old Saint needed treatment after his family feared he had reacted to grass he was playing on.

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Momager Kris Jenner revealed that she and Kim rushed the youngster to E.R. in Palm Springs, telling Refinery 29: ‘We went to Palm Springs and Saint, my little grandson, we discovered he might be allergic to grass.

‘We ended up in the E.R., but all is well, we figured it out.’

Kylie and Travis welcomed baby Stormi in February 2018 and Kylie has fully embraced her role as a doting mother – and she’s even got her name tattooed on her arm.

Kylie has also been telling everyone about her baby daughter’s seriously grown-up taste in food – with a love of sushi from Nobu.

Kylie said: ‘Stormi loves sushi. I’ll take her to Nobu … I don’t feed her anything raw, but she just loves edamame. They’ll bring the whole thing of edamame. She will not stop until it’s all gone. She eats all the edamame.

‘She’ll eat a whole bowl of soy sauce rice.’

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Rio Ferdinand shares adorable tribute to Kate Wright on her birthday: ‘The most beautiful person’

Fans went wild over the Instagram post

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Sharing another series of sweet photos from their trip, these two looked more loved up than ever.

Rio Ferdinand has shared an adorable post gushing about his fiancée, Kate Wright, on Instagram to celebrate her birthday.

Kate Wright Rio Ferdinand

In the sweet post, Rio, 40, wrote: ‘Wishing my [love] the happiest birthday. Inside and out, the most beautiful person I could wish to spend the rest of my life with.’


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Alongside the cute caption, Rio shared a series of pictures of him and Kate together.

Fans went wild for Rio’s sweet post, with one commenting: ‘Stunning pictures.’

Another added: ‘They are just my faves.’

A third commented: ‘Aww lovely words and pics.’

Kate also shared a picture of herself carrying an extravagant cake on her Instagram on the morning of her birthday and gushed about her ‘family.’

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She wrote: ‘Birthday girl. Lovely morning with my special little family so happy.’

Over the weekend, Rio also gushed about Kate’s bond with his daughter, Tia, who she shares with his late wife Rebecca Ellison, who sadly passed away in 2015.

In a sweet Instagram post, he wrote: ‘Makes my [heart] pump even stronger when I see these 2 (@xkatiewright & tia) out and about together on girls days out.’

Rio has three children – Lorenz, 12, Tate, 10, and eight-year-old Tia – with Rebecca and Kate will soon become their step-mum when she and Rio tie the knot.

Kate Wright and Rio Ferdinand

Kate even quit TOWIE – the show which made her a household name – to live a more private family life with Rio and the children.

Speaking about joining their family, Kate said: ‘If someone had told me a few year back that I was going to be the step-mum of three children, I would have just laughed.

‘You don’t see something like that coming.

‘I fell in love with Rio, then I met the kids and fell in love with them. I realised, “Wow, my life is going to change.”‘

Happy birthday, Kate!



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Love Island set to pay tribute to late Mike Thalassitis in new series following claims he would not be mentioned

The show will pay tribute to Mike who took his own life in March

Love Island will reportedly pay tribute to former contestant Mike Thalassitis in the upcoming series of the show, following his death earlier this year.

The late reality star took his own life in March after allegedly struggling with his mental health.


Initially, there were no plans to honour the footballer, who died aged 26, in the new season.

It was said to be intended that a tribute on ITV’s on demand service would be included, within the 2017 series in which Mike appeared.

Although, after a U-turn decision, TV execs are set to give notice to Mike’s tragic passing in tonight’s series five launch.

MORE: Caroline Flack is ‘really angry’ at people blaming Love Island for Mike Thalassitis’ tragic death

A Love Island insider revealed: ‘Producers wanted to pay their respects to Mike and show his friends, family and fans that he was a part of the Love Island family and is missed deeply by everyone.’

Speaking to The Mirror they added: ‘It is a really difficult subject but they wanted to address it rather than sweep it under the carpet or pretend it hasn’t happened.’

Last year, Love Island host Caroline Flack paid an emotional accolade to ex Islander Sophie Gradon, who also took her own life, aged 32, two years after her stint in the villa.


Speaking on the Love Island spin off show, After Sun, she said: ‘She was a gorgeous person both inside and out. Everyone’s thoughts here at Love Island are with Sophie’s friends and family at this really terrible time. Sophie we will never forget you.’

Sophie and Mike’s shock suicides left many viewers calling for the dating show to improve after-care for Islanders, focussing on their mental wellbeing following their departure from the whirlwind telly experience.

As a result, an updated care system is said to be put into place for this year’s contestants, which is set to include enhanced psychological support, detailed conversations with cast members about the impact the show could have on their lives plus a ‘proactive aftercare package’ for when the show is over.

Creative Director ITV Studios Entertainment Richard Cowles said: ‘The format of the new series will be familiar to Love Island viewers and we can’t wait to see how the new Islanders take to life in the villa and how relationships blossom. We hope that viewers will be hooked as they watch these young singles fall in love – hopefully it will be a summer to remember for both the Islanders and our viewers.

‘Due to the success of the show our Islanders can find themselves in the public eye following their appearance. We really want to make sure they have given real consideration to this and what appearing on TV entails. Discussing all of this with us forms a big part of the casting process and, ultimately, their decision to take part.

‘Also, as we are outlining today our welfare processes follow three key stages: pre-filming, filming and aftercare and we are increasing our post filming support to help Islanders following their time in villa.’

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Love Island 2019: Everything you need to know about the new line up as they head into the villa

Love Island 2019 is here!

With series five of ITV’s Love Island finally here, here’s a little reminder of the 2019 line up so far…

Amber Gill

Instagram handle: @amberrosegill

Geordie beauty therapist Amber has described herself as ‘sassy and a bit of a diva’ and has confessed she loves to get her own way.

The self-confessed princess seems to love a selfie or two, and regularly shares stunning snaps from very glam looking nights out.

Yewande Biala

Instagram handle: @yewande_biala

Super clever Yewande is a scientist from Dublin. The 23-year-old brainbox graduated from the Athlone Institute of Technology with a First Class Honours degree in Biotechnology in 2016.

Describing potential flames’ usual reactions to her career, she said: ‘When I tell guys I’m a scientist, I don’t think they really say much, I think it’s just the look of shock and horror a little bit.’

She’s hoping to find the love of her life in the villa, although she’s admitted she’s ‘really, really bad at flirting’.


Joseph Garratt

Instagram handle: @josephgarratt

Dubbing himself as ‘The Sandwich Man’ 22-year-old caterer Joe is heading into the villa of love, after supposedly being ‘the friendzone type kid’.

The 22-year-old from London revealed he went on to have ‘a glow up’ when he grew up, describing himself as a ‘late bloomer’.

Lucie Donlan

Instagram handle: @lucierosedonlan

Lucie is a 21-year-old surfer chick from Cornwall and can be seen frolicking bikini clad on the beach or posing with her board in almost all of her Instagram snaps.

She previously dated former 2018 Islander Charlie Frederick after his brief stint on the show last series.

Speaking to the Daily Mail, the blonde hunk said: ‘It was a bit of a holiday romance. If you ask me, it was really good, her family were great but it didn’t work out.’

The 23-year-old, who had a fling with model Hayley Hughes during his time in the villa, went on to question Lucie’s intentions in joining the dating show, telling the publication: ‘She’ll get a couple of Instagram followers on the way, if you know what I mean. You’ve got to do what you’ve got to do to get the Z-list fame.’

Anton Danyluk

Instagram handle: @anton_danyluk

Gym owner Anton is an extremely ab-y 24-year-old from Scotland and puts his perfected figure to good use as a fitness model.

The health fanatic seems to put in lots of work to look as hunky as he does and it seems to be paying off! Anton claims to ‘always get the nicest looking girl’.

Callum Macleod

Instagram handle: @callum_macleod

Aircraft engineer Callum from South Wales has dished the details on his type of girl, confessing he’s ‘not that fussy’ when it comes to looks.

Explaining how the girls in the villa can win his heart, the 28-year-old added: ‘If I can be what I’m like around the boys around them, and they actually like me for it, I’ll stick a ring on it!’

Anna Vakili

Instagram handle: @annavakili_

Pharmacist Anna’s dream celeb man is Tom Hardy, but the 28-year-old Iranian brunette has confessed she’s feeling the pressure from her parents to find love.

She said: ‘Having middle eastern parents, I’m at that age now where they are on my case, like, “You’re 28-years-old Anna, you need to find someone, you need to get married, you need to have kids!”’

Sherif Lanre

Instagram handle: @sherif_lanre

Londoner Sherif is both a chef and a semi-professional rugby player and the 20-year-old has confessed he’s known as a ‘player’.

Despite the nickname, the foodie has insisted it’s not down to a reputation for cheating, adding: ‘I just don’t really waste time.’

Amy Hart

Instagram handle: @amyhartxo

Blonde beauty Amy worked as a British Airways airhostess for eight years, before quitting to take on life in the villa.

She said: ‘Life as an airhostess is really fast paced, you’re here there and everywhere which makes finding a boyfriend really impossible.’

The 26-year-old flight attendant from Worthing once went viral after she shared a snap alongside One Direction member, Liam Payne.

Tommy Fury

Instagram handle: @tommytntfury

Tyson Fury’s younger brother is ready to step out of his big brother’s shadow by going on the show.

The 20-year-old from Manchester has followed in Tyson’s footsteps and also boxes for a living.

Hinting at what he’s set to offer the Love Island ladies, the buff sportsman cheekily revealed: ‘I like to think I’m the full package… from the waist down.’

Curtis Pritchard

Instagram handle: @curtispritchard12

Dancer Curtis is also related to a famous face. The 23-year-old from Shropshire is the younger brother of Strictly Come Dancing professional AJ Pritchard.

The boogying boy has also appeared as a pro on Ireland’s version of Strictly, Dancing With The Stars.

The curly haired telly star hit headlines last year after he and AJ were attacked in a nightclub.

Michael Griffiths

Instagram handle: @mac_griffiths_

Tatted hunk Michael is a fire fighter from Liverpool and has been tackling blazes for almost eight years.

When he’s not battling flames, the 27-year-old spends his time hitting the gym hard and is even a personal trainer.

He’s certainly not shy when it comes to showing off his shredded physique and often shares snaps of his bod on social media.

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