Ten singles come to stay in a villa for a few weeks and have to couple up with one another. Over the course of those weeks, they face the public vote and might be eliminated from the show. Other islanders join and try to break up the couples. Sometimes love blossoms, but sometimes all the couples do is fight. Will it be love, friendship or hate?
Imme van Gorp
Did You Know?
Yahoo News reported that the show came under fire in 2019 from those who believe there is a lack of body diversity among the contestants. Creative director of ITV Studios Entertainment Richard Cowles responded to the backlash, saying: "First and foremost, it's an entertainment show. It's about people wanting to watch who you've got on screen falling in love with one another. We're not saying that everyone that's in there is how you're supposed to look." But then he basically inferred that body types other than the tone and fit contestants they include in the show aren't attractive. "Yes, we want to be as representative as possible, but we also want them to be attracted to one another." See more