Love Island stars recouple and wow

There’s been a huge Love Island recoupling and OMG

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by Ellie Kirwin-Jones |

Former Love Island stars Ellie Brown and Michael Griffiths are said to be dating after they met while filming the new series of MTV's Ex On The Beach.

Michael, one of this year’s contestants, dropped hints last week that he was currently in a relationship which begun while filming for the reality show.

Now, it has been revealed that his reported new squeeze is former Islander, Ellie Brown, who starred on the show in 2018. She was known for her summer romances with Dr. Alex George and millionaire Charlie Brake.

Michael Griffiths and Ellie Brown are filming for Ex On The Beach
Michael Griffiths and Ellie Brown are dating ©Getty

“Ellie and Michael hit it off during filming on Ex On The Beach and now they've started dating,” a source told The Sun.

They continued: "They were supposed to keep the relationship under wraps until the show had aired of course, but it seems they just couldn't keep quiet.

"Now there's a new Love Island couple on the block."

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Nathan Massey and Cara de la Hoyde
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Nathan Massey and Cara de la Hoyde are the only Love Island winners to have remained together!Despite splitting for a number of months in 2017, the couple rekindled their romance when Cara discovered she was expecting the couple's first child.

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The couple later welcomed a baby boy called Freddie in December 2016. Sharing the happy news on social media, Nathan wrote: "The day has finally come!!!! Myself and @cara_delahoyde have become parents to our beautiful baby boy!!! Massive hats off to Cara who delivered our boy safely !!!!! #thenextchapter ud83dudc99ud83dudc76ud83cudffc"In July 2018, Cara and Nathan announced their engagement, with Nathan popping the question in the villa they first met.

Olivia Buckland and Alex Bowen
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It took her a while, but Olivia Buckland finally found her man during Love Island season 2. After leaving the villa together when they finished in second place behind Cara and Nathan, the couple haven't looked back!

Olivia Buckland and Alex Bowen
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Just a few months after leaving the famous villa, Alex popped the question to Olivia during a romantic trip to New York. The couple also became the first Love Island couple to get married!

Dom Lever and Jess Shears
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Despite the public thinking their relationship was just a 'joke', Jess Shears and Dom Lever have defied the odds and are one of the two couples still together from last year's Love Island**.** Despite all of the drama with Jess and 'Muggy Mike', Dom proposed to his girlfriend in September 2016.

Series Three: Dom Lever and Jess Shears
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The couple have cashed in on promotional shoots together, appearances, and even got 'married' on Good Morning Britain on Valentine's Day. Despite the 'fake wedding', Jess and Dom then tied the knot for real in 2018, when they married at a private ceremony on the Greek island of Mykonos.

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Michael first entered the villa with his eyes on this year's winner, Amber Gill, which turned into a brief relationship. But, it all went sour when Michael chose to recouple with Joanna Chimonides when Amber and the rest of the girls were at Casa Amor.

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While Ellie was in the villa, back in 2018, she was paired up with Dr. Alex until she hit things off with Charlie Brake in Casa Amor, which also went official, until they split after a bitter break up months later that summer.

Michael revealed that his ‘mystery woman’ is in the limelight, and her ex was on the show with him: “I’m pretty sure everyone knows who it is already. We spend more time together now.”

The two stars filmed the new series of Ex On The Beach alongside former Islanders Georgia Harrison and Ellie's ex, Charlie Brake, as well as, Calum Best, Joey Essex, and Lateysha Grace. The new series of Ex On The Beach will air in January, and all will be revealed.

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