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Love Island 2022: Fans are shocked how producers ‘discover people that look exactly the similar’

It is simply per week till Love Island returns to our screens. 

And as the newest group of relationship hopefuls had been unveiled on Monday forward of their impending summer time of affection, avid followers of the relationship present had been coming to their very own conclusions about the casting course of.

In earlier years, viewers have gone as far as to quip that the ITV2 bosses ‘clone’ contestants in a manufacturing facility, and the consensus in 2022 has been a lot the similar. 

Look familiar? Some fans have compared this year's Love Island hopeful Amber Beckford to season five favourite Anna Vakilli, thanks to the Love Island social media accounts citing Amber's 'main character energy'

Anna bought the drama to season five of Love Island

Look acquainted? Some followers have in contrast this year’s Love Island hopeful Amber Beckford to season 5 favorite Anna Vakilli, due to the Love Island social media accounts citing Amber’s ‘major character power’

Eagle-eyed tweeters have been drawing comparisons between the new Islanders and singletons of the previous, with this year’s hopeful Amber Beckford likened to season 5 favorite Anna Vakilli, due to not solely their beautiful appears to be like but additionally the Love Island social media accounts citing Amber’s ‘major character power’.

One fan predicted that Amber will convey ‘Storm Anna’ vibes throughout her time in the villa, reminiscing about Anna’s notorious combat with beau Jordan Hames as a consequence of his wandering eye. 

Another fan predicted on Twitter that nanny Amber may have a feisty facet to compete with the likes of Anna and different villa ‘major characters’ equivalent to Amy Hart, Maura Higgins and Amber Gill. 

Drama: One fan predicted that Amber will bring 'Storm Anna' vibes during her time in the villa

Drama: One fan predicted that Amber will convey ‘Storm Anna’ vibes throughout her time in the villa 

Main character energy: Another fan predicted the nanny will have a feisty side to compete with the likes of Anna, Amy Hart, Maura Higgins and Amber Gill

Main character power: Another fan predicted the nanny may have a feisty facet to compete with the likes of Anna, Amy Hart, Maura Higgins and Amber Gill 

Meanwhile, Andrew Le Page, an actual property agent who splits his time between Guernsey and Dubai, has been in comparison with collection 3 star Chris Hughes. 

The budding actuality star has additionally been dubbed ‘the Hugo [Hammond] of this year’. 

Hugo was a part of final year’s cast, together with names equivalent to Faye Winter, Toby Aromolaran and Millie Court.  

Newbies paramedic Paige Thorne, 24, from Swansea, and footballing legend Michael Owen’s daughter Gemma, 19, have already been mistaken for the similar woman on social media, with their resembling luscious darkish locks and petite frames.

Love Island 2022: 'Copy and paste cast!' Fans of the dating show have been left baffled how producers 'find people that look exactly the same as previous years' (2022 contestant Andrew Le Page pictured above, 2017 contestant Chris Hughes pictured right)

Contestants: Eagle-eyed tweeters have been drawing comparisons between the new Islanders and singletons of the past

Love Island 2022: ‘Copy and paste cast!’ Fans of the relationship present have been left baffled how producers ‘discover people that look exactly the similar as earlier years’ (2022 contestant Andrew Le Page pictured left, 2017 contestant Chris Hughes pictured proper)

Alike: Paramedic Paige Thorne, 24, from Swansea (above), and footballing legend Michael Owen's daughter Gemma, 19 (right), have already been mistaken for the same girl on social media

Stunners: The girls have resembling luscious dark locks and petite frames

Alike: Paramedic Paige Thorne, 24, from Swansea (left), and footballing legend Michael Owen’s daughter Gemma, 19 (proper), have already been mistaken for the similar woman on social media

Mistaken: A Love Island fan wrote: 'Thought these two were the same person ffs #LoveIsland'

Mistaken: A Love Island fan wrote: ‘Thought these two had been the similar individual ffs #LoveIsland’

Blasts from the past: Paige and Gemma join a a legion of petite brunettes, who appear to grace screens every season - as they follow on from 2017 winner Amber Davies (left), 2019's Maura Higgins (right) and 2018 star Kendall Rae Knight

Throwback: Irishwoman Maura appeared on the fifth series

Blasts from the previous: Paige and Gemma be part of a a legion of petite brunettes, who seem to grace screens each season – as they observe on from 2017 winner Amber Davies (left), 2019’s Maura Higgins (proper) and 2018 star Kendall Rae Knight

They be part of a a legion of petite brunettes, who seem to grace screens each season – as they observe on from 2017 winner Amber Davies, 2019’s Maura Higgins and 2018 star Kendall Rae Knight.

Meanwhile Irishman Dami Hope, a senior microbiologist who has vowed to be ‘open to new issues this year’, was labelled the ‘GCSE model of Ovie [Soko]’ – who positioned third in 2019 with India Reynolds. 

Fans joked that the present was ‘recycling Welsh Liams’, referring to final year’s winner Liam Reardon, and the 2022 cast member Liam Llewellyn, a Masters scholar in Strength and Conditioning.

Lookalike? Budding reality star Andrew has also been dubbed 'the Hugo [Hammond] (pictured right) of this year'

Star: Hugo appeared on last year's series

Lookalike? Budding actuality star Andrew has additionally been dubbed ‘the Hugo [Hammond] (pictured proper) of this year’

And in different discussions, Tasha Ghouri, 23, a mannequin and dancer and the present’s first ever deaf contestant, was in comparison with the present’s host Laura Whitmore.  

Viewers took to social media with their reactions to the cast annoucement. 

‘Love Island with the copy n paste cast… nonetheless gonna watch tho,’ one person tweeted. 

Another mirrored this view and wrote: ‘So over Love Island and the similar sort of people they cast each single year. But am I guna watch all of it and be completely hooked? Ya rattling proper’. 

Fishmonger Luca Bish in the meantime bares a putting resemblance to 2019 Love Island star Chris Taylor due to his tattoo assortment and completely styled locks 

Dead ringer! In other discussions, Tasha Ghouri, 23, a model and dancer and the show's first ever deaf contestant (above), was compared to the show's host Laura Whitmore (right)

She's back! Laura is returning for her third series

Dead ringer! In different discussions, Tasha Ghouri, 23, a mannequin and dancer and the present’s first ever deaf contestant (left), was in comparison with the present’s host Laura Whitmore (proper)

 A 3rd tweeted extra significantly: ‘Really do not see how #LoveIsland get away with utilizing the similar cast each year and simply giving them totally different names.’

A fourth agreed: ‘Every year I’m always shocked how the Love Island casting crew handle to seek out people that look exactly the similar as they’ve in earlier years’.   

Meanwhile, the model new Love Island villa lastly appears to be like close to completion. The authentic Mallorcan Love Island villa was offered again in March for €3m, (£2.57m) and the new location has been unveiled.

Tattooed hunks: Fishmonger Luca Bish bares a striking resemblance to 2019 Love Island star Chris Taylor thanks to his tattoo collection and perfectly styled locks

2019 Love Island star Chris Taylor

Tattooed hunks: Fishmonger Luca Bish bares a putting resemblance to 2019 Love Island star Chris Taylor due to his tattoo assortment and completely styled locks

Similarities: This year's new Islander Dami Hope bares a striking resemblance to season five contestant Sherif Lanre

Sherif was removed from the villa after just nine days during the 2019 series

Similarities: This year’s new Islander Dami Hope bares a putting resemblance to season 5 contestant Sherif Lanre (proper)

Opinion: In previous years, viewers have gone so far as to quip that the ITV2 bosses 'clone' contestants in a factory, and the consensus in 2022 has been much the same

Opinion: In earlier years, viewers have gone as far as to quip that the ITV2 bosses ‘clone’ contestants in a manufacturing facility, and the consensus in 2022 has been a lot the similar

New pictures final week confirmed that a hearth pit has been constructed inside the new six-bedroom mansion the place contestants will collect for eliminations and recouplings.

This year’s islanders may have loads of space in the villa’s outside space which additionally contains a 20m swimming pool with a shocking view of the Mallorcan countryside.

Workmen had been seen roaming round the outside space as they put the ending touches to the property, which has a extra rustic really feel than the earlier villa.

LOVE ISLAND 2022: DUTY OF CARE 

  • Comprehensive psychological help
  • Training for all Islanders on the impacts of social media and dealing with potential negativity
  • Training for all Islanders on monetary administration
  • Detailed conversations with Islanders concerning the influence of participation on the present
  • A proactive aftercare bundle which extends help to all Islanders following their participation on the present
  • Guidance and recommendation on taking up administration after the present

 Information courtesy of ITV

New and improved: The brand new Love Island villa finally looks near completion with just one week left to ho until the launch of the new series

New and improved: The model new Love Island villa lastly appears to be like close to completion with only one week left to ho till the launch of the new collection

It was revealed earlier this year that bosses for the in style ITV2 relationship collection had began attempting to find a brand new space in a bid to ‘improve the present’, after filming at the similar property for 5 years.

The new property sits at the foot of a hill in a rural space of the island. Season one and two of Love Island was filmed at a property in southern Majorca’s Santanyi area earlier than being moved to Sant Llorenç des Cardassar in the north-east.   

Love Island is reportedly set for one more collection’ as ‘bosses start plans for a 2023 winter’ version, only a week earlier than the summer time cast are set the enter the villa.

ITV aired its first winter collection in South Africa in January 2020, which was gained by Paige Turley and Finn Tapp, having beforehand began in June each year since 2015.

Love Island begins at 9pm Monday sixth June on ITV2 and ITV Hub. Episodes are obtainable the following morning on BritBox

LOVE ISLAND 2022: MEET THE CONTESTANTS

Paige  Thorne

Name: Paige Thorne

Age: 24

Location: Swansea

Occupation: Paramedic

Who is their sort on paper? ‘In Swansea there may be simply no-one I can discover. 

I have never received to swipe. So, hopefully they’ll simply come to me now!

‘I got here out of a relationship and I used to be simply so accomplished with guys. Then I used to be like, ‘Ok, I’m bored now’

Indiyah Polack

 Name: Indiyah Polack

Age: 23

Location: London

Occupation: Hotel waitress

Who is their sort on paper? ‘It’s fairly onerous up to now with out being influenced by social media and stuff like that.

Love Island is a good place to get to know somebody one-on-one. 

I don’t assume I’ve ever been out with two guys who are fairly the similar.’

Tasha Ghouri

Name: Tasha Ghouri

Age: 23

Location: Thirsk

Occupation: Model and dancer

Who is their sort on paper? ‘My relationship life has been a shambles.

This is a chance for me to seek out ‘the one’ and have an amazing summer time at the similar time. 

I’m positively prepared for a relationship. I’m 23 now so I’m able to get to know somebody and journey with them.’

Gemma Owen

Gemma Owen

Name: Gemma Owen

Age: 19

Location: Chester

Occupation: International Dressage Rider and Business Owner

Who is their sort on paper? ‘I’m open to discovering love, I’m desirous to have a extremely enjoyable summer time. 

I might say I’m enjoyable, flirty and fiery. I believe I’m good at giving recommendation, I’m a very good individual to speak to, I’m very trustworthy. 

If I would like the similar man, I’d do it however in a pleasant respectful approach.

Andrew Le Page

Andrew Le Page

Name: Andrew Le Page

Age: 27

Location: Guernsey

Occupation: Real Estate Agent

Who is their sort on paper? ‘When I’m with somebody I’m very loyal.

I’m a very good boyfriend as once I’m with somebody I’m all for them.

I’m truly single for as soon as, so I believed why not?

This is the greatest time to present it a go.’ 

Luca Bish

Luca Bish

Name: Luca Bish

Age: 23

Location: Brighton 

Occupation: Fishmonger

Who is their sort on paper? ‘I choose to fulfill ladies out and about. I believe once you go searching for it, it’s not as simple although, it’s such as you’re too determined for it.

If I believe you’re the one or I such as you, I’ll take you out on a date however apart from that, if we discuss and I don’t like the place it’s going – then I gained’t be throwing out dates. 

 

 

 

 

Dami Hope

Dami Hope

Name: Dami Hope

Age: 26

Location: Dublin

Occupation: Senior Microbiologist

Who is their sort on paper? ‘I will probably be speaking to totally different ladies, it won’t go nicely with some.

When I’m truly in a relationship, I believe it’s a star signal factor.

 I’m an Aries however I’m very passionate – I all the time used to place that individual first. I’m actually good at being in a crew’.

Liam Llewellyn

 Name: Liam Llewellyn

Age: 22

Location: Newport, South Wales

Occupation: Masters Student 

Who is their sort on paper? ’22 is a very nice age to fulfill somebody, you’ve received your years forward of you so you’ve time to  develop collectively. 

Love Island is a good alternative to fulfill somebody, you’re in with a load of various sorts so you may get to grips with what you actually like.’

Davide Sanclimenti

 Name: Davide Sanclimenti

Age: 27

Location: Rome (lives in Manchester)

Occupation: Business proprietor

Who is their sort on paper? ‘A number of English ladies truly love me.

They like to be round me and I like to be round them. I need to discover my soulmate.

Find my individual so I can truly build one thing in the future, develop with them, be a household. ‘

Ikenna Ekwonna

Name: Ikenna Ekwonna

Age: 23

Location: Nottingham

Occupation: Pharmaceutical Sales

Who is their sort on paper? ‘I’ve solely been in a single previous relationship however now I believe I’m at the age the place I may discover somebody.

Hopefully, I’m going to convey spontaneity and pleasure.

 I’m probably not shy to talk to people I don’t actually care an excessive amount of about what people assume.’

Amber Beckford

Amber Beckford

Name: Amber Beckford

Age: 24

Location: London 

Occupation: Nanny

Who is their sort on paper? ‘I don’t like guys that exhibit.

I don’t like flashy guys – simply have a character and make me snigger.

There was this one man and he was making an attempt to purposefully exhibit his automobile keys and we had been actually in the center of a restaurant!’

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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