Love Island producers are pulling out all of the stops to get Michael Owen to seem within the villa in the course of the closing week’s “meet the mother and father” job, says one former Islander. Blazing Squad’s Marcel Somerville, who appeared on the ITV2 present in 2017, says producers are determined to offer Gemma Owen a constructive storyline arc after some viewers took an preliminary dislike to her. “What Love Island wish to do is have Michael Owen stroll by the doorways – that’s going to be TV gold,” says Marcel, talking on the launch of Poke Home Covent Backyard. “Their aim is to have a hero arc and I really feel prefer it’s coming alongside. She’s an individual they wish to flip right into a foremost character – they put her ex-boyfriend within the villa for a motive, as she’s received extra dimensions to her. “At first, she got here throughout snotty and like she’s entitled, however now she’s coming throughout extra regular.”
England soccer hero Michael Owen with daughter Gemma
Because the sequence approaches its finale, the contestants’ households enter the villa they usually get to satisfy their relative’s new companions. In 2018, Danny Dyer appeared by way of Skype to inform his daughter Dani he accredited of her boyfriend. On final night time’s present, Gemma’s companion, fishmonger Luca Bish, was stolen by a brand new rival Danica Taylor, stunning the Islanders.
Gemma Owen on Love Island
Gemma has recoupled together with her ex-partner, Davide Sanclimenti – however solely as mates. Her former boyfriend Jacques O’Neill joined the present per week into the sequence, a lot to Gemma’s shock. Former footballer Michael, pictured with Gemma, has described his daughter happening the present as “a father’s worst nightmare”.