Who is Joe Garratt? Love Island 2019 contestant and catering company owner from London who is coupled up with Lucie

11 June 2019, 14:52 | Updated: 11 June 2019, 14:56

Will Joe find love in the Love Island villa?
Will Joe find love in the Love Island villa? Picture: ITV
Alice Dear

By Alice Dear

Joe Garratt has already fallen for surfer Lucie in the Love Island villa, but will the couple last?

Love Island 2019 is in full swing already, as the contestants start to couple up and graft each other.

One of these contestants is Joe, a 22-year-old catering company owner.

Joe is currently back on track and coupled up with surfer Lucie following Tommy Fury's interest in Lucie.

From his career to claims to fame and his attitude towards finding love in the villa, here’s everything you need to know:

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Who is Joe Garratt and how old is he?

Joe Garrett is a 22-year-old from south east London.

Joe owns his own catering company, but used to be a semi-professional rugby player.

Joe is a former semi-professional rugby player turned catering company owner
Joe is a former semi-professional rugby player turned catering company owner. Picture: Instagram/Joe Garratt

What's Joe Garratt’s Instagram handle?

You can take a look at Joe on his Instagram at @josephgarratt.

What has Joe Garratt said about Love Island?

Joe admitted that he applied for Love Island because his dating history has been “not very successful”.

The 22-year-old has been single just less than a year and is very excited to get in the villa.

Speaking of his perfect girl, Joe said: “I don’t really have a specific type.

“For me, it’s just more how we click, if she is fun, outgoing and doesn’t take herself too seriously and is open to talk about things.”

He added: “I’m looking for a connection, obviously initial attraction is ket but the connection is the main go-to.”

Joe says he doesn't have a type, and is looking for a connection with a girl
Joe says he doesn't have a type, and is looking for a connection with a girl. Picture: ITV

Who is Joe coupled up with?

During the first coupling up, Lucie only had eyes for Joe.

The pair coupled up and appeared to be getting on well, until both Anton and Tommy showed their interest in the blonde beauty.

However, in the second recoupling of the series, Lucie chose to stay with Joe, reuniting them romantically.

But will the couple last? Watch Love Island tonight at 9pm on ITV2.

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