Love Island’s richest stars ever as former Islanders rake in MILLIONS after show
More than just that £50,000 prize money is at stake on the ITV2 dating show – with plenty of cash to be collected on the outside world
Love Island has propelled some of its stars to such mega fame that they’ve made MILLIONS.
Some of the Islanders from years gone by are said to have pulled in heaps of cash thanks to club appearances, sponsored Instagram posts, TV presenting gigs and by launching their own products or businesses.
But who are the richest Islanders ever? And how rich are they?
1 Alex and Olivia Bowen – £4.4 million
According to the Sun on Sunday ‘s Fabulous magazine, married couple Alex, 27, and Olivia Bowen, who won series two together, have made the most money from the show.
It’s claimed they’ve pulled in a huge £4.4m since leaving the show in 2016.
They were the first couple from the show to tie the knot, getting married last September and netting a reported £25,000 magazine deal.
They’ve both carved out careers as social media influencers, and Olivia, 25, has walked on the catwalk and released her own clothing range.
The couple also have their own fashion label, Exempt Society, which is expected to earn them £950k in the next two years.
It’s thought they both earn around £2,000 per sponsored post, and do at least one each a day, as well as earning big pay packets for club appearances and modelling for a string of companies.
They’ve also had TV presenting jobs and taken part in other reality shows.
2 Dani Dyer – £1.7million
She’s thought to have secured a six-figure contract when she became the face of Mark Hill hair products and has joined forces with fashion brand In The Style for her own range, tipped to be worth around £750k.
The 23-year-old and Jack earned cash from collaborations with Lucozade Zero and Cadbury and had their own three-part spin-off series on ITVBe.
It’s said she can earn £15k from one sponsored Instagram post, she’s released a best-selling autobiography and starred in West End show Nativity: The Musical alongside her dad, EastEnders star Danny Dyer.
She’s also rumoured to be taking part in the next series of Britain’s Got Taent.
3 Amber Davies – £1.6million
Series three winner Amber Davies, 22, is thought to have earned £1.6m since the show.
She landing a leading role in Dolly Parton’s West End musical 9 To 5 and filmed her own ITVBe special, Amber and Dolly: 9 To 5, off the back of it.
It’s said she can earn up to £10k per Instagram post and she has lucrative deals with Boux Avenue and Motel.
It’s said she’s in talks for a stint on Broadway.
4 Kem Cetinay – £1.5million
Kem Cetinay, who won the show with Amber, has reportedly earned £1.5m since his time in the villa.
He’s got deals with brands including Sainsbury’s, BoohooMAN and Primark and has landed a host of TV presenting duties.
The 23-year-old took part in Dancing On Ice in 2018 and returned as a host the following year, and has acted as showbiz correspondent on Good Morning Britain and This Morning.
He also starred two spin-offs of his own, alongside best pal Chris Hughes.
They filmed Chris & Kem: Straight Outta Love Island and You Vs Chris & Kem together.
They also released a fitness DVD together called Chris & Kem 100% Fit.
It’s thought he can earn £8k per social media post.
5 Chris Hughes – £1.4million
Chris Hughes, 26, is thought to have netted £1.4m since finishing third on the 2017 series.
His split from Olivia Attwood was documented in their own spin-off show Chris & Olivia: Crackin’ on.
It’s thought he can earn £5k an hour for personal appearances, and of course filmed his shows with Kem.
He’s also released his own autobiography, You Bantering Me? and worked with brands, including McDonald’s, Jaffa Cakes and First Chouce.
He also presents ITV’s horse-racing coverage.
6 Kady McDermott – £1.3million
Kady McDermott, 25, from series two, has reportedly earned £1.3m since the show.
After leaving the villa with now-ex Scott Thomas, they appeared together at nightclubs every night for two months, reportedly charging up to £10k a time.
She’s launched her own beauty line and fitness programme and is thought to earn up to £2k per social media post.
She also joined TOWIE last year as Myles Barnett’s girlfriend.
7 Gabby Allen – £1.3million
Gabby Allen is believed to have earned £1.3m since leaving the villa.
She released her own fitness app that went to No1 in the Apple store and has a reported £100k-a-year deal with another fitness app.
The 27-year-old released a book and joined forces with Quiz for her own clothing line.
She’s nabbed a few endorsement deals along the way and reportedly earns £3k for an Instagram post.
8 Olivia Attwood – £1.2million
Olivia Attwood, 28, is said to have earned £1.2m since her stint on the show in 2017.
It’s thought she earns £10k an hour from PAs and up to £2k for social media posts.
She also has her own magazine column and took part in Celebs Go Dating.
As well as her reality show with Chris, she’s also appeared on I’m A Celeb spin-off Extra Camp.
Olivia also has an In The Style range and endorsement deals and is said to have invested in some pricey properties.
9 Megan Barton-Hanson – £1.1million
Megan Baron-Hanson is thought to have earned £1.1m since 2018’s finale.
The 25-year-old turned down big money offers for sponsored posts and PAs, but made a lucrative deal with fashion line Pretty Little Thing.
She’s starred in an Avon campaign and it’s said she’s due to release her own fitness deal and an autobiography.
It’s rumoured she’s also due to front her own investigative TV series.
Megan is also taking part in the next series of Celebs Go Dating.
10 Jack Fincham – £1million
Series four winner Jack Fincham is believed to have made £1m since the show.
He’s raked in money by appearing in clubs and starred in his own show with ex Dani.
Jack, 27, has signed up for the next series of Celebs Go Dating and has had some lucrative endorsement deals with the likes of McDonald’s and Protein World.
He’s released his own stationary line and has his own clothing rang coming soon.
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