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Cool, down to earth, honest and with a hint of cheekiness. Has a lovely deep sound.
Born in London to Nigerian parents and speaks with a London accent.
A professional basketball player, he has gone on to play for teams such as Murcia and to represent his country, Great Britain.
Ovie captured the nation during his appearance on Love Island 2019 which saw him reach the final and his social following rocket. He shot to fame with his catchphrase “message” and was known for his words of wisdom throughout his time in the villa. Since leaving the villa he has secured a position as a key correspondent for Sky Sports and appeared on Channel 4’s Bake off; for Stand Up To Cancer.
His first book 'You are Dope' was released in November 2020. As well as this, Ovie released his own documentary ‘Life After Reality TV’ on BBC 3 and BBC iplayer, which follows the journey of Ovie’s busy life, maintaining his passion for basketball and navigating his way through this new world of ‘reality’ he has found himself in.