Monday 23 October 2017

‘I used to be in Blazin' Squad’ – meet the new Love Island contestants and best reactions

The Love Island hopefuls have landed in the villa
The Love Island hopefuls have landed in the villa
Aoife Kelly

Aoife Kelly

A new crop of romantics has landed in the Love Island villa and after just one episode the claws are already out as two of the girls have history.

Over 90 minutes we met the 11 hopefuls for the new series, hosted by Caroline Flack, and saw Jessica Shears 'steal' Dominic Lever away from Montana Brown.

Montana revealed the girls already have beef since she was seeing Jessica's now ex-boyfriend on the side.  So when Jessica had to choose someone's date and she chose Dom, Montana admitted she was "p***** off".

She wasn't the only one smarting after the first episode, however, as Marcel Somerville, who repeatedly informed everyone that he "used to be in Blazin' Squad" failed to be chosen by any of the girls.

He ended up being paired with Olivia, who wasn't exactly thrilled.

Roll on episode two!  Love Island continues on 3e tonight at 8.30pm.

Here are all the contestants (and scroll down for Twitter reaction):


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Chloe Crowhurst (22) from Essex.  Occupation: Executive assistant.  Celebrity crush: David Beckham

 

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Marcel Somerville (31) from London.  Occupation: Musician.  He used to be in Blazin' Squad.

 

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Camilla Thurlow on Love Island

Camilla Thurlow (27) from Dumfries.  Occupation: Explosive ordnance disposal.  Celebrity crush: Rugby player Sonny Bill Williams. 

 

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Sam Gowland (21) from Middlesbrough.  Occupation: Oil rig worker.  Celebrity crush: Margot Robbie and Emily Ratajkowski

 

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Jessica Shears (23) from Devon.  Occupation: Glamour model. 

 

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Cem Cetinay (21) from Essex.  Occupation: Hairdresser.  Celebrity cursh: Michelle Keegan - petite, tanned, gorgeous.  Sorry, Mark Wright!  He says he's very emotional.

 

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Montana Brown (21) from Hertfordshire.  Occupation: Economics student.  Celebrity crush: Ryan Reynolds, Liam Hemsworth, Chris Hemsworth. She's dated a footballer and a couple of professional rugby players.

 

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Dominic Lever (21) from Manchester.  Occupation: Careers advisor.  Celebrity crush: Jennifer Lawrence.

 

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Olivia Attwood (26) from Surrey.  Occupation: Motorsport grid girl. 

 

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Harley Judge (22) from Norwich.  Occupation: Grounds worker.  Celebrity crush: Ana Cheri.  He works out a lot.

 

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Amber Davies (20) from South Wales.  Occupation: dancer.  She has slept with a "big name".

Here's what viewers were saying:

 

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