Kem Cetinay

Reality Star

Kem Cetinay was born on April 25th, 1996 in Romford, England, United Kingdom and is the Reality Star from England. Discover Kem Cetinay's biography, age, height, physical stats, dating/affair, family, hobbies, education, career updates, and networth at the age of 26 years old.

Other Names / Nick Names
Kemal Cetinay, Kem
Date of Birth
April 25, 1996
Place of Birth
Romford, England, United Kingdom
26 years old
Zodiac Sign
Kem Cetinay Height, Weight, Eye Color and Hair Color

At 26 years old, Kem Cetinay has this physical status:

Hair Color
Dark Brown
Eye Color
Dark Brown
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Kem Cetinay Religion, Education, and Hobbies
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Kem Cetinay Spouse(s), Children, Affair, Parents, and Family
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Dating / Affair
Amber Davies (2017), Lexi Hyzler
Figen Cetinay, Niyazi Cetinay
Izzy Cetinay (Brother)
About Kem Cetinay

Kemal Cetinay (born 25 April 1996) is an English television personality who appeared in the ITV2 reality series Love Island in 2017, where he won the series alongside Amber Davies.

As part of Chris & Kem, he charted at number 15 on the UK Singles Chart with the song "Little Bit Leave It".

Early life

Cetinay was born on 25 April 1996, in Essex, England, to parents Niyazi and Figen Cetinay, who are of Turkish Cypriot descent. He was raised in Essex along with his brother, Izzy Cetinay.


Presenter, TV personality and entrepreneur Cetinay began his career the third series of the ITV2 reality series Love Island. He won the 2017 series and is now the host of the official Love Island podcast The Morning After. During his time in the Love Island villa, Cetinay developed a bromance with fellow Islander Chris Hughes and the pair have starred in multiple formats together, including the ITV2 spin off show Straight Outta Love Island and Channel 4's Celebrity Hunted for Stand Up To Cancer plus two series of ITV2's challenge based entertainment game show You Vs. Chris & Kem.

Cetinay works with ITV's This Morning as their entertainment presenter and after appearing on ITV1's Dancing on Ice in 2018, he became their backstage presenter throughout the 2019 and 2020 series.

In October 2017, he and fellow Love Island contestant, Chris Hughes released a grime single, "Little Bit Leave It", which reached number 15.

Ahead of the fourth series in 2018, it was revealed that Cetinay would be returning alongside Arielle Free to present Love Island: The Morning After, a new daily podcast show delivering the freshest gossip to fans.

In January 2018, Cetinay became a contestant on the 10th series of reality TV show, Dancing on Ice. He and his partner Alex Murphy finished in 4th place. In 2019, he returned to the show as the digital host. He has since gone on to be a guest on several television series, including Love Island: Aftersun, I'm a Celebrity: Extra Camp and Happy Hour with Olly Murs, a one-off special.

In June 2019, Cetinay played in the annual Soccer Aid match which was held at Stamford Bridge. Cetinay scored the Rest of the World's second goal, thus taking it to a penalty shoot out, which the Rest of the World XI won.

Cetinay is the co-founder of the restaurant Array in Essex, England.

Personal life

During 2017, Cetinay dated fellow Love Island contestant, Amber Davies, splitting in December 2017.

In August 2022, Cetinay was involved in a collision with 28 year old Tommy Griggs, in Hornchurch, East London, where Griggs was pronounced dead at the scene.


Primark owner ABF declares £500m share buyback scheme, November 8, 2022
Annual sales at the company's fast fashion subsidiary surged by over £2billion from the previous year to £7.7billion in the year ending 17 September as loosening Covid-related restrictions drove a significant rebound in customer footfall. There was high demand for Primark's nightwear and loungewear products, especially novelty prints, thermals and the 'Snuddie', a blanket with hoodie and sleeves, as well as for its collaborations with reality television stars like Kem Cetinay.

Man is stabbed outside Love Island star Kem Cetinay's posh Essex restaurant, November 5, 2022
A 33-year-old man was stabbed outside Love Island star Kem Cetinay's glamorous Essex restaurant. Police were called to Shepherds Hill in Romford in the early hours of Saturday morning, where the the ritzy Array Essex restaurant was opened by the Love Island winner and his right-hand man Nadir Gul, last year. The injured man was treated at the scene and rushed to a major trauma centre in hospital. Police have confirmed that the stab wounds are not believed to be life threatening.

Sarah Jayne Dunn is the epitome of chic in a floral red satin dress at the lavish 84 World party, September 12, 2022
Sarah Jayne Dunn looked the epitome of chic on Monday as she attended the 84 World party at the swanky Winchester House Club in Putney, South London. The former Hollyoaks actress, 40, wowed in a floral red satin gown at the lavish bash held by the talent agency which is run by Dan Parker and Andrew Selby. She elevated her height in a pair of silver heels, while carrying a pale pink bag over her shoulder.