“Love Island USA’: Meet the New Islanders
Who is on the U.S. version?
The cast list for the U.S version of Love Island has been released and judging by the photos and bios, this season will certainly be just as hot as its foreign counterparts.
According to her CBS bio, Morrison has never been in a serious relationship but she’s ready to change that for good. The 21-year-old is a senior at Bowdoin College, majoring in Africana studies and minoring in Asian studies and English.
Ladies, Barnett is looking for love and wears his heart on his sleeve. He even already has a ring to give to the girl of his dreams. The 27-year-old went to Fordham University and got a degree in English with a minor in Business Administration.
Green is a 22-year-old musician who lives in L.A. with her band 212 Green. She loves confident guys but doesn’t like when men are too cocky.
She spends her free time volunteering and wants a boyfriend who will volunteer with her.
Mirabelli views himself as a “relationship kinda guy.” The 22-year-old grocery store cashier is looking for his future wife.
“The best part about being in a relationship is having someone by your side you can count on,” he said, according to his official CBS bio. “Having experiences in life are always enjoyable, but it is even more enjoyable with a counterpart.”
This 25-year-old considers himself a southern gentleman. Richey loves the outdoors and has cliff-jumped all over the USA.
Sanders is a former football player, who had a short run in the NFL. Now, the 24-year-old is focused on selling houses and finding the one.
Sanders is fluent in Italian and believes he is the life of the party.
Santic is an analyst for Nike who loves to have fun. She loves going out and socializing with friends. But being the life of the party has it’s downsides. It’s caused the 25-year-old to struggle to find a life partner.
Stewart is anything but a girly girl. The 25-year-old grew up playing field and ice hockey. She gets along well with guys, as she can connect with them over sports, but she also clicks with girls no matter where she goes.
“I know who I am and am ready to find someone who is serious about dating,” she says.
Viehweg is not your average girl. The 21-year-old is an adventure seeker, who has lived in six different countries and speaks English, German, and Portuguese.
She wants to find someone who is “hardworking, spiritual, friendly, funny, and authentic.” She’s also only looking for tall guys.
Weber hails from a small town in Michigan but has been recently living the big city life in NYC. The 24-year-old is an advertising exec who is extremely outgoing. She is looking for someone who will be there for her emotionally and mentally.
Yi is a professional model whose job has gotten in the way of dating. Being on the road so often has made it hard for him to make lasting connections so he hopes that his time on the show will change all of that.
The 29-year-old claims to be loyal, kind-hearted, and funny. He’s also vegan so meat eaters may need to step back.