Love Island: Coco Lodge’s dad feared TV’s impact on her mental health

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Love Island bombshell Coco Lodge claims her father was concerned about how she was portrayed on the ITV show after entering Casa Amour

Abandoned islander Coco Lodge has revealed that her father contacted the show’s producers to find out how she will be portrayed.

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He feared it would have a negative impact on her mental health.

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The ITV2 show has caused controversy over the years as four people associated with the show have died by suicide.

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There have been thousands of complaints to Ofcom about this year’s show over “misogynistic” behavior and “bullying allegations”.

Who is Coco Lodge?

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The bombshell entered the show as a Casa Amour girl and quickly hit it off with Andrew Le Page, who was coupled with dancer Tasha Ghouri.

The controversy came when the couple shared a bed and had an intimate moment under the covers, with Coco later revealing it was “pretty hard to hold back”.

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Before the show, she set her sights on Davide Sanclimenti and met the Italian stallion during a Casa Amour challenge.

She described herself as a person without a filter and admitted that she often gets in trouble for speaking her mind.

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“I’m the kind of person who doesn’t hold back on what I say. I am a person with no filter. That gets me in big trouble.”

The 27-year-old was kicked out of the villa on July 15 after finishing last in the public vote.

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The bombshell girls arrive at the original Love Island mansion during the Casa Amor mayhem: Mollie, Jazmine, Cheyanne, Coco, Chyna and Summer (ITV)
  • Coco Lodge is 27 years old and comes from Surrey.
  • Before joining Love Island, Coco worked as a graphic designer. She has also previously worked as a shot girl in nightclubs and as a ring girl in boxing events.
  • Coco has said she’s returning to one of her day jobs after leaving Love Island.
  • Her Instagram following has grown to 90.9k since appearing on the show.
  • Coco is not her real name, it is Chloe. She adopted the pseudonym back in 2017.

What has Coco been saying since she left the villa?

Coco opened up about her experience on the show in a new interview with Fubarr radio.

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In the interview, she revealed that her father was concerned about how comments from trolls could affect her mental health.

She said: “When I was in the villa, apparently my dad called the producers and was like, ‘You have to show her whole personality because what you’re showing is causing so much hate – you’re going to ruin my daughter’s sanity and health’. “

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The reality star recently thanked fans for their support in a post on Instagram after receiving hateful comments throughout her Love Island journey and following her exit from the show.

In a post uploaded to Instagram, she said: “Emerging from the mansion was greeted by an obnoxious amount of nasty tweets and TikToks about my looks.

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“It was really damaging at first, but I’ll fight back more resiliently. I’ll never be good enough judging my self worth by a stranger’s opinion.

“Thank you to everyone I’ve met who messaged me with kind words of encouragement and who fought back against these comments when I was at the villa and to those others this is your reminder of #bekind #selflovejourney .”

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The 23-year-old reality TV star is best known for appearing on Too Hot to Handle. She is a model and influencer from Essex.

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Veitch frequently travels the world and was pictured with Coco Lodge ahead of Love Island.

The 26-year-old television personality, actress and West End performer appeared on Season 4 of Love Island and had a role in the 2017 film Beauty and the Beast.

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When Coco announced she was going to Love Island, Samira, who appeared on the show in 2018, commented: “You little witch!!!! I should see you next week!!!! Smash it baby.”

The Irish reality star and model is best known for appearing on Netflix dating show Too Hot to Handle.

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She is a close friend of Chloe Veitch and it appears that O’Brien is also a friend of Coco Lodge and has been interacting with the Love Island star on social media since 2018.

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