Winter Love Island – UK start date, where is the villa and is Caroline Flack the host?

The Sun Lifestyle 3 weeks ago

LOVE Island fans only have a few more months to wait until the new winter version of the show begins.

That’s right, ITV has officially commissioned two series’ of the show to air in 2020 and the first one is taking place in a spanking new location – South Africa! Here’s what we know…

There are going to be two series of Love Island in 2020 so get ready for a lot of fun in the sun[/caption]

When does Winter Love Island start?

The new Winter series is officially confirmed to start on January 8, 2020- that’ll definitely melt away our winter blues!

According to reports, the winter version is set to be filmed after Christmas to fill in the gaping hole Channel 5’s Celebrity Big Brother left.

A well-placed telly source told The Sun: “After the flop of Survival of the Fittest producers want to keep the format simple and mop up the gaping hole Celebrity Big Brother left reality TV hungry audiences.

“Winter Love Island makes sense as fans adore the drama and love triangles and everyone wants to enjoy a bit of sun on screens in the cold winter months.”

Applications are open NOW if you are looking for love and the closing date is November 30, 2019.

Caroline Flack will host Winter Love Island

Where will the Winter Love Island villa be?

The series will be in an all new location, as contestants will bask in the sunshine from a brand new villa in Cape Town in South Africa.

Paul Mortimer, Head of Digital Channels and Acquisitions at ITV, said: “Off the back of a record-breaking year, we’re delighted to be bringing an extra series of our biggest and sunniest show to the 2020 schedule.

“Love Island has proven yet again to be the perfect format that engages younger audiences.

“In response to this viewer appetite, a new batch of young singletons will deliver some highly anticipated post-Christmas romance and drama from our new and luxurious location.”

The mid-year series will then return to Europe for a summer of love closer to home.

Personal trainer Ellis Iyayi is the first contestant lined up for the show[/caption]

Who are the Winter Love Island contestants?

The Sun exclusively revealed that Ellis Iyayi is a favourite to star in the new series.

With over 9,000 followers on Instagram, he’s well on his way to becoming a bit of a star once Winter Love Island kicks off.

The university student works as a personal trainer and fashion model, having posed for the likes of ASOS, Nike, GymShark and JD Sports.

Potential Love Islanders have until November 30, 2019, to apply for the new show but talks are currently going on with a raft of sexy singletons.

Will Caroline Flack be presenting?

Yes, Caroline Flack will continue to steer our young stars on the path to true love.

Like the summer version she’ll jet back and forth for the duration, which is rumoured to be six weeks long.

A telly source told The Sun’s Bizarre: “Caroline is now synonymous with the show so it wouldn’t seem right to have anyone else hosting it. They’ll use the same production crew too so it should all run like clockwork.”

Comedian Iain Stirling has confirmed he will be providing the voice over again. Great news!

Source link
Read also:
The Sun › Lifestyle › 1 week ago
CAROLINE Flack has undergone a hair transformation – going brilliant blonde – ahead of Winter Love Island. The show’s host has ditched her sunkissed highlights for peroxide blonde just in time to turn up the heat this January. The 39-year-old...
The Sun › Lifestyle › 3 weeks ago
IT’S date height for Caroline Flack as she heads out for dinner with her 6ft 3in boyfriend. The presenter, 39, and model Lewis Burton, 27, were at Asian restaurant Sexy Fish in Mayfair, London. It was a welcome night out for 5ft 4in Caroline, who...
The Sun › Lifestyle › 3 weeks ago
Love Island’s Chris Taylor poked fun at Caroline Flack on Instagram as he recreated her recent nude photo. The ITV2 star hilariously mocked the presenter as he copied her exact pose and sat on a kitchen counter with his legs crossed and completely...
Mirror Online › 1 day ago
Caroline Flack will be torn apart from her boyfriend Lewis Burton as she leaves her loved up relationship for a spell in South Africa with Love Island
The Sun › Lifestyle › 1 month ago
CAROLINE Flack was in a great mood earlier today as she showed off her legs in a minidress after leaving TV studios in Manchester. The telly host, 39, smiled as shed walked in a pair of tan suede boots, a thick coat and a Burberry scarf. Caroline was...
Mirror Online › 3 weeks ago
Love Island host Caroline Flack generates the 'riskiest results' and has knocked Kim Kardashian off the top spot
The Sun › Lifestyle › 4 days ago
CAROLINE Flack showcased her incredible legs in a minidress as she celebrated turning 40 on Friday night. The Love Island host clambered out of a taxi in Mayfair, London, as her 27-year-old boyfriend Lewis Burton acted the gentleman and held the door...
The Sun › Technology › 3 weeks ago
CAROLINE Flack is the most dangerous celebrity name to search for online in Britain, says experts. Looking up The Love Island host generates most results pointing to the riskiest websites, says anti-virus firm McAfee. Each year the firm evaluates which...
The Sun › Lifestyle › 3 weeks ago
CAROLINE Flack is the most dangerous celebrity to search for online – with nearly-naked pics of her appearing on websites that unleash terrifying computer viruses. The Love Island host has posted several racy shots over the past year meaning she...
The Sun › Lifestyle › 1 week ago
CAROLINE Flack sparked rumours she got engaged to boyfriend Lewis Burton on Wednesday after heading out with a ring on her wedding finger. The Love Island host, 39, was engaged to Apprentice star Andrew Brady this time last year, but has since moved on...
Sign In

Sign in to follow sources and tags you love, and get personalized stories.

Continue with Google