Love Island season 4 was five years ago, and some couples had a great relationship but didn't find true love in the real world.
Fans of Britain's Love Island are gearing up for the show's ninth season as it premieres in January 2023, bringing the show back to the two-season format it attempted in 2020. But fans are hoping that at The Villa, ITV is delivering a new cast and the internet will be filled with scandals, makeup and breakups. However, viewers wondered how the previous contestants handled it in their relationships.
It's been nearly five years since the season 4 cast stepped out of the villa to see if they could sustain their relationship in the real world. For some, their love story ends just as quickly as it began, but others find love in unexpected places.
Jack and Dani - Broken Up
As Love Island season 4 winners, Jake and Dany seemed destined to live happily ever after, but after a nine-month relationship and a reality TV show chronicling their love, they announced their split. Jack appeared on Celebs Go Dating, revealing that he felt the couple rushed into things, which led to their breakup (according to Hello Magazine).
Dani and Jack have since had children, Jack has a daughter, Dani has a son, According to their respective Instagrams, they are pursuing careers outside of reality television.
Paul and Laura A. - Broken Up
As season four runners-up, fans hope that heartbroken Laura and Paul are a perfect match at Villa Wes. Laura told Cosmopolitan UK there was no dramatic reason for the split; they didn't find time for each other in their lives.
According to her Instagram, Laura loves her life as a single TV personality and promotional company CEO. According to Paul's Instagram, he's also single and traveling the world with friends.
Josh D. and Kaz - Broken Up
Unlike many of Love Island's couples in season 8, Josh and Kaz are no longer together, and the breakup was not amicable. Kaz resumed her relationship with last season's Love Island alum Theo Campbell a month after the couple publicly feuded after their split, Captial FM reported.
Four years after the show, the couple's lives move on, dating model Ruby Wong with Josh, who posted a picture of her on his Instagram looking younger once. Kaz is single but found love at work in Thailand; according to her Instagram, she is working to improve the lives of children through combat sports.
Wes and Megan - Broken Up
Money plays an important role in relationships, especially early on, and in the case of Wes and Meghan, money separates the two (according to the Daily Mail UK). With the pair finishing fourth, fans had high hopes for the couple, but once outside the villa, their differences pulled them in different directions.
Wes had a high-profile relationship with Australian model Lucciana Beynon, but they split in early 2022, according to The Sun newspaper. Meghan, who started her successful career as a model for OnlyFans, is currently single, according to The Sun.
Alex G. and Alexandra - Broken Up
According to the British "Daily Mail", Alex G dumped Alexandra before the final, and the two may have a chance to win the big prize. Since then, the two have been living apart, have no plans to get back together, and are pursuing projects outside of the show.
According to his Instagram, Alex has written a children's book and is continuing his medical education; he is also single for the time being. Alexandra, on the other hand, has fans wondering where she is now since Love Island season 4 has wrapped since her Instagram nudity. According to the Scottish Sun, Alexandra is working on becoming a trauma therapist, but has given no updates on her relationship status.
Jack and Laura C - Broken Up
Laura C and Jack Fo may not have made it to the finale, but fans loved seeing the couple together in Season 4 and had high hopes that they would stay together, but like their cast members, their romance didn't work out. No continued presence outside of the villa. Cosmopolitan UK reports that the pair split amicably due to an inability to spend much time together after the show.
Laura is in a new relationship, but keeps details of her relationship private. At the same time, she travels the world as a professional surfer (according to Instagram). According to his Instagram, Jake is happily single and pursuing a career as a DJ, which has him traveling and partying more than ever.
Stephanie and Josh M. - Never A Couple
The Sun reports that Stephanie and Josh think they are better off after being kicked out of the house after the public dubbed them their least favorite couple As friends, they never had romantic feelings for each other. Even though they said they were too different to be a couple, their time after the show proved that to be untrue.
Josh is still single, but according to his Instagram, he has begun pursuing a fitness modeling career and competing. According to her Instagram, Stephanie is also single and a model, and although the two now work in similar industries, they have reunited since the show.
Sam and Georgia - Broken Up
According to Cosmopolitan UK, Georgia and Sam only lasted three months after being dumped from the villa and announcing their split on social media. The new outlet also reported that despite rumors that Georgia was involved with a member of the management team, she did not cheat.
According to her Instagram, Georgia is single and has been an influencer since being on the show, which is in line with the general criticism that has plagued Love Island, as some fans feel that too many people are on the show as influencers Or quit the show to show up as an influencer. Sam revealed in an Instagram post that he eloped earlier this year and is happily married.
Charlie B. and Ellie B. - Broken Up
Ellie and Charlie They split after leaving the villa, but reunited in 2020 when the two appeared together with their ex on the beach. While the show usually leads to squabbles between ex-lovers, Ellie and Charlie were able to come to terms with who was at fault in their relationship, and it ended their romance for good (according to Metro UK).
Ellie has since ended the relationship, but according to her Instagram, she is temporarily single. Charlie, meanwhile, isn't showing any signs of a relationship on his Instagram.
Frankie and Samira - Broken Up
When Samira walks out of the villa to be with Frankie after he is dumped, the two seem to get off to a good start in their relationship; however, this is short-lived. Samira called it quits soon after Frankie was photographed kissing another woman in public, Cosmopolitan UK reported.
According to her Instagram, Samira is single and focused on making it big in the music scene in the UK, as is Frankie, minus the music career. According to his Instagram, Frankie is single and enjoying his new business venture.