Who is Love Island 2022 star Deji Adeniyi?


CASA Amor is back on Love Island featuring new singletons looking to find love this summer.

One of the new faces is 25 year-old Deji Adeniyi. Here’s what you need to know about the new islander.

Who is Deji Adeniyi?

Deji is an accounts manager from Bedford and will be looking to shake things up by making his entrance in the second Love Island villa.

Deji has described his love life as ‘awful’ but insists going on Love Island could be that turning factor.

Speaking on why he has decided to go on the ITV show, he said: “The reason why is that my sex life is amazing but my love life is awful.

“I am the master of failed talking stages. My love life isn’t going the right way so one night I decided to apply for Love Island and now I’m here!”

Deji Adeniyi will be searching for love in the second Love Island villa

 The 25-year-old is taking the show seriously and will be 100% competitive but insists he will wear his heart on his sleeve in the villa.

Deji said: “I’m 100% competitive – I think that is what fuels me on a daily basis. I’m my own competition.”

He added: “I’m really going to wear my heart on my sleeve through this.

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“I’m hoping I’ll bring an energy that makes people realise that love is real! A lot of people take the power of love for granted and I hope people are more open to  their sensitive side.”

Is Deji Adeniyi on Instagram and Tiktok?

Yes, Deji is on Instagram! And TikTok too!

Fans looking to get an early glimpse of the new Islander will be pleased to know he can be found at @deji.adeniyi on Instagram.

On TikTok, his handle goes by @deji.adeniyi

How can I watch Love Island on TV?

Love Island is on ITV2 and the ITV Hub.

A new episode will air every night at 9pm from Sunday to Friday.

On Saturday nights there will be a highlights episode, which will also air unseen footage from the villa.

After the main sun on Sunday nights, host Laura Whitmore will host Love Island: Aftersun.