Who Is Lucy Plunkett? Latest Love Island 2021 Cast Rumours
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Love Island is just a couple of weeks away and we've got another rumoured cast member for you.
Dublin woman, Lucy Plunkett, is said to be entering the villa this June. The northern Irish capital seems to be something of a hot-spot for Irish beauties looking for love. Former Love Island contestants Maura Higgins and Yewande Bibla also came from Dublin, and the show's host, Laura Whitmore, grew up in Bray, just outside the city.
If cast rumours are true, the 20-year-old could be joining Holly Ramsay, Toluwa Adepeju. Aimee-Rose Francis, Harley Benn, Alisha LeMay, James Price, Alexis Bailey, Ellis Iyayi and Jay Munro in the villa.
ITV2 are keeping a tight lid on the release date and cast this year, but it's reported that the production crew will fly out to Majorca on 20th June and the show will start on 28th June.
Here are a few things we know about the potential new Islander.
She has her own fashion business
Lucy is an entrepreneurial type. Her fashion brand, LuLu Label, sells "the best styles for cocktails with the girls , date night or for your hot girl summer. Our fits can do it all," according to the website.
Lucy is an influencer
Lucy boasts nearly 13,000 Instagram followers, to whom she posts photos of her promoting brands such as Pretty Little Thing, ASOS and Boohoo - as well as her own brand of course.
She's very picky
According to her pal, Lucy is very picky when it comes to guys. After having her heartbroken by a long-term boyfriend, her friend told Belfast Live that Lucy is ready to find love again, but may find it hard to find someone" because she is "very picky".
One of Lucy's close friends told Belfast Live that she's likely to cause a stir in the villa. "Lucy is looking for a man who is loyal and isn't too controlling. She's very much a free spirit who beats to her own drum," her friend told the publication.
Lucy is an animal lover
Lucy loves her animals and the planet. Her Instagram story highlights contain posts from environmental and vegan groups and she posts photos of her favourite plant based products. Lucy wrote in one post "Eating guilt and cruelty free, no better feeling."
She's a no-nonsense kind of girl
"I expect her to be herself. She sometimes may come across as mean or a b***h due to her honest nature but she is a girl's girl and is a sweetheart once you get to know her," said Lucy's friend.
Lucy is said to be "very excited and can't wait to represent Dublin," by her friend.
Love Island comes to ITV2 on Monday 28th June at 9pm.
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