island of love Star Liam Llewellyn has become the first of this year’s contestants to find out who Gemma Owen’s father is.
The 22-year-old was coupled with Gemma, daughter of former professional footballer Michael Owen, in the early days of the new series, which began earlier this month.
However, Gemma is yet to reveal her father’s identity, despite dropping numerous leads.
It was revealed on Friday (June 10) that Liam had decided to leave the Spanish villa.
Explaining his decision to his fellow contestants, Liam said he hasn’t been “himself” since arriving, adding: “I know 100 per cent what Liam is and I’m miles away from that.”
before his performance island of love accompanying show After sun On Sunday (12 June) ITV producers informed Liam who Gemma’s father is – and the ex-contestant couldn’t hide his surprise.
“I can’t believe who that really was,” he said. “That’s crazy. I’m a Newcastle United fan. I actually have one of his tops when he came to the club.”
Liam continued: “That first night we chatted about football and her family. i was so close I can’t believe I didn’t quite nail it.”
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The series continues every night except Saturdays at 9pm on ITV2. The episodes can then be streamed on Britbox the next morning.