12 Z-list celebrity, famed in the UK for their sexual behavior, are being put together on a paradise island in Fiji where the viewers can see them hopefully copulate. The show is running in direct competition against C4's Big Brother. Viewers vote on who they want removed from the island and when 2 are left (a male and female) the 'couple' receive a £50,000 prize each. Written by
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On Season Two's opening night, Love Island achieved 3.2 million viewers. It was beaten by a BBC rerun of Only Fools and Horses (4.1 million) and Channel 4's Big Brother (4.3 million), despite it's attempt to knock Big Brother out of the ratings by using the same time-slot. See more
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