ITV Love Island viewers screaming after Joey Essex shows off transformation as he enters villa

Joey Essex entered the Love Island villa at the end of tonight's episode
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Love Island viewers were in disbelief as Joey Essex entered the villa in tonight's show.

The former TOWIE star was a surprise addition at the end of Monday's first episode of the new season. The 33-year-old branded himself the King of Essex as he announced himself to the 12 other islanders.

Viewers following the show on social media platform X were in disbelief as the reality TV star showed off his new look upon his arrival on the ITV dating programme. Victoria said: "WHAT IS JOEY ESSEX DOING HERE HAHAHAHA I LOVE IT"

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Dionne posted: "JOEY ESSEX???? I audibly screamed." Tiyana added: Joey Essex entering the villa truly spun me"

Ree said: "no way they brought joey essex to love island" Sophie posted: "Is it just me or does Joey Essex not look like Joey Essex?"

Rahma added: " Nah because I had to look multiple times like JOEY ESSEX!?" Seulgi said: "I don’t know who this joey Essex is but he looks good"

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