When does Love Island 2024 start? The first episode date revealed

17 May 2024, 12:17

When does 2024 Love Island kick off? Start date revealed
When does 2024 Love Island kick off? Start date revealed. Picture: ITV

By Anna Suffolk

When does the new season of Love Island kick off? Here's everything you need to know about the upcoming summer series.

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Love Island is back for a new season in Mallorca this summer, where singletons spend weeks in the infamous villa looking for love.

The ITV2 and ITVX series has announced the return of the Maya Jama fronted show, which already aired it's All Stars season in January this year, with the winners Molly Smith and Tom Clare scooping up the £50,000 cash prize.

So, when does Love Island start and when does the first episode air of the new season? Here's everything you need to know.

Molly and Tom were crowned winners of Love Island All Stars
Molly and Tom were crowned winners of Love Island All Stars. Picture: ITV

When does Love Island 2024 Start and when is the first episode?

ITV has revealed that Love Island will return this June, and has teased viewers to expect a fiery and explosive new series.

It is expected to start on Monday, 3rd June, however this hasn't been officially confirmed by ITV yet, with the channel planning to air the first episode across ITV1, ITV2 and ITVX.

Taking place in Mallorca, this season will mark Maya Jama's fourth turn at hosting the dating show, and is the eleventh UK series.

Maya Jama had a small scratch on her shoulder during last night's Love Island episode.
Maya Jama is back to host. . Picture: ITV

How long will Love Island Series 11 last?

Spencer continued: "We are planning to turn up the heat this series with brand new format elements, an incredible group of Islanders and an insta worthy villa providing the most stunning backdrop for their summer of love. Strap yourselves in for Love Island series 11”.

Love Island is set to last for 8 weeks for the summer series, meaning it will kick off in June then end in August.

The casting for Love Island is still set to be announced, but rumours are expected to start shortly!

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