Who is Aaron Francis on 'Love Island'? All you need to know

Aaron Francis on Love Island
Aaron Francis is joining Love Island for 2021. (Image credit: ITV)

Aaron Francis is one of the contestants lined up for Love Island 2021.

He will be hoping to find love in the sun as the reality TV show starts on Monday 28th June. 

Speaking of why he decided to make 2021 the year that he joins Love Island, Aaron revealed: "I’ve been single for about six or seven months and the dating world at the moment is a little bit off. Everyone’s wearing masks. You can’t really see anyone which makes dating a lot harder. I do prefer relationships to dating."

Here is everything you need to know about Love Island 2021 contestant Aaron Francis... 

How old is Aaron Francis?

Aaron Francis is 24. 

Where is he from?

Aaron Francis is from London. 

Love Island 2021 contestant Aaron Francis

Aaron is hoping to find love in Love Island 2021.  (Image credit: ITV)

What does Aaron Francis do for a living?

Aaron is a Luxury Events Host and so he is used to rubbing shoulders with the stars on a regular basis. 

Speaking of how his glamorous job recently lead to him working with royalty, Aaron says: "I worked at Eugenie and Beatrice’s weddings over the summer. I hosted and chatted. It was nice and intimate. Everyone’s chill. In my job you meet a lot of famous people… unless you’re Beyonce, I’m not really interested."

Love Island 2021 contestant Aaron Francis

Aaron is used to rubbing shoulders with celebrities thanks to his job as an events host.  (Image credit: ITV)

What is Aaron Francis looking for in a partner on Love Island?

"I need someone that is passionate about what they are doing - from scientist to anything - you can tell when someone is speaking about something and they are actually smiling while they are talking. I love that. I don’t like when people are doing a job just to make money and then they kind of just live for the weekend. Especially because I work on the weekends."

Love Island starts at 9pm on Monday 28 June on ITV2 and ITV Hub. Episodes are available the following morning on BritBox.

Claire Crick
Assistant Managing Editor at What To Watch

Claire is Assistant Managing Editor at What To Watch and has been a journalist for over 15 years, writing about everything from soaps and TV to beauty, entertainment, and even the Royal Family. After starting her career at a soap magazine, she ended up staying for 13 years, and over that time she’s pulled pints in the Rovers Return, sung karaoke in the Emmerdale village hall, taken a stroll around Albert Square, and visited Summer Bay Surf Club in sunny Australia. 

After learning some tricks of the trade at websites Digital Spy, Entertainment Daily, and Woman & Home, Claire landed a role at What’s On TV and whattowatch.com writing about all things TV and film, with a particular love for Aussie soaps, Strictly Come Dancing and Bake Off

She’s interviewed everyone from June Brown — AKA Dot Cotton — to Michelle Keegan, swapped cooking tips with baking legend Mary Berry backstage at the NTAs, and danced the night away with soap stars at countless awards bashes. There’s not a lot she doesn’t know about soaps and TV and can be very handy when a soapy question comes up in a pub quiz! 

As well as all things soap-related, Claire also loves running, spa breaks, days out with her kids, and getting lost in a good book.