Love Island 2024 LIVE: Islanders enter Mallorca villa for summer of romance and drama as Maya Jama hosts ITV dating show launch TONIGHT – latest updates


The Love Island class of 2024 enters the villa in Mallorca tonight ahead of another summer of romance and drama on our screens.

Hosted by Maya Jama, the ITV reality show sees attractive singletons thrown together in luxurious surroundings with the ultimate goal of finding love plus a cash prize of £50,000.

Contestants this year include a sexy nurse, stunning dancer, hunky rugby player and an influencer with a disability, all of whom will be compete in various challenges over the next eight weeks, starting with tonight’s launch.

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You guys are getting excited for the launch show – less than an hour to go!

Who will be hosting Love Island 2024?

Presenter Maya Jama will be BACK for this year’s series.

She took over from Laura Whitmore in January 2023 to front the show and is hugely-popular with fans.

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Time to reminisce – who won Love Island last year?

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Let’s remind ourselves of the line-up for this year…

It’s back!

Good evening and welcome to MailOnline’s live coverage of the Love Island launch as the ITV reality show returns to our screen this summer.

Hosted by Maya Jama, we will guide you through tonight’s launch episode at 9pm as this year’s batch of attractive singletons step into the villa on the Spanish island of Mallorca.

Over the next eight weeks we will bring you all the drama and romance as the islanders attempt to find love and bring home the £50,000 cash prize.

Stick with our blog for the latest news and reaction.

Key Updates

  • Let’s remind ourselves of the line-up for this year…