This is how much each Love Island star’s follower counts changed after the first episode

Gemma Owen gained 64.5k followers over night

So Love Island dropped last night bringing to an end months of anticipation with the damp squib that was *that* twist. Luckily, it turned out that was just a minor blip in an otherwise brilliant episode, as when Davide the Italian Stallion trotted in, the girls were sent into a frenzy. While it’s still early doors, with fan favourites / enemies yet to solidify, the follower counts of all the Love Island 2022 cast have already rocketed after just one episode. Here are the Love Islanders ranked from biggest follower increase to lowest:

1. Gemma Owen

Gemma Owen’s follower count was 79.5k before the show, leaping to 144k after it aired. That’s a whopping 64.5k increase!

2. Indiyah Polack

Prior to the show, Indiyah had 31.3k followers and now she’s on 52.3k. That means she’s up by 21k, the second highest increase of anyone on the show.


3. Luca Bish

Luca Bish’s follower count more than doubled, rising from 12k to 31.3k, amounting to a 19.3k increase.


4.Tasha Ghouri

Tasha Ghouri went from 33.2k to 49.9k overnight meaning she was up  16.7k in terms of followers.

5. Paige Thorne

After the first episode, Paige Thorne’s follower count had risen by 16k from 14.1k to 30.1k.


6. Davide Sanclimenti

Davide Sanclimenti saw his follower count rocket from 9.9k to 25.2k- an increase of 15.3k.


7. Amber Beckford

 The number of Amber Beckford’s followers was 10.3k before the show and 18.3k after. That’s an increase of 8k overnight!

8. Ikenna Ekwonna

Ikenna Ekwonna’s follower count basically doubled, shooting up from 7.5k to 15.2k.


9. Liam Llewellyn

Liam Llewellyn’s follower count rose by 7.5k from 14.9k to 32.4k.

10. Andrew Le Page

Andrew Le Page also saw his follower count go up by 7.5k from 8.7k to 16.2k.


11. Dami Hope

Dami Hope went from 11.5k Instagram followers to 18.1k after the first episode aired. That’s a jump of 6.6k.


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