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Wednesday 21st August 2019

Love Island's Ovie Soko signed up as chef for This Morning

Message!

One Love Island star has already taken a job on This Morning since leaving the villa.

Now reports claim that Ovie Soko will join Maura Higgins on the show.

But not on the sofa... in the kitchen.

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Ovie, 24, was a huge hit in the villa with his hilarious routines and treating people with respect.

He became famous for serenading scrambled eggs as well as dishing out love advice with an analogy about juggling eggs.

His exploits haven't been lost on This Morning bosses, who are bringing him on on Thursday (August 8) as a guest chef.

Ovie's eggs became famous (Credit: Facebook/ITV)

Ovie announced his guest appearance by saying: "Message!"

"Cooking on This Morning is going to be dope, but I’ll need to graft hard if my infamous eggs are to live up to the hype for Love Island fans Eamonn and Ruth. They’re daytime royalty after all."

Cooking on This Morning is going to be dope, but I’ll need to graft hard if my infamous eggs are to live up to the hype for Love Island fans Eamonn and Ruth.

Maura made her debut on This Morning earlier this week (Credit: ITV)

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Maura Higgins was one of the first of this year's Love Island stars to land a coveted TV role after Amy Hart landed a stint on Loose Women.

She made her debut on the show on Monday (August 5).

Quick to get in there with Maura's infamous X-rated catchphrase, Eamonn asked: "Are you fluttering at the minute?"

Laughing at Eamonn's joke, Maura revealed it was a dream come true to be working on the ITV daytime show.

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