Who is Gemma Owen?
Gemma Owen is an English model, international dressage rider, and now reality show personality. She is well known as the daughter of former footballer Michael Owens. Michels played as a striker for Real Madrid, Liverpool, Manchester United, Stoke City, and Newcastle United.
Gemma was announced as a cast for the dating reality show Love Island UK. The show premiers on June 6th, 2022.
Gemma Owen Age
Owen is 19 years old. She was born on May 1st, 2003. Her age has been a topic of discussion for the viewers of Love Island who think she is still young, unlike other islanders who are past 23 years old. She coupled up with Davide Sanclimenti who is currently 27 years old.
Gemma Owen Height
Owen stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches tall.
Gemma Owen Dad Michael Owen
Gemma is the daughter of former English footballer Michael James Owen. He became a racehorse breeder and owner after retiring from football in 2013. Michael is married to Louise Bonsall whom they met while in primary school in 1984. They got engaged on 14th February 2004 and got married on 24 June 2005.
Michael and Louise Bonsall have four children Gemma (born May 2003), James Michael (born February 2006), Emily May, (born October 2007), and Jessica (born on 26 February 2010).
Gemma Owen Ex-Boyfriend
Owen is currently single. She revealed that she broke up with her boyfriend and decided to try to find love on Love Island. As for what she will bring to the villa, Gemma said;
“I would say I’m fun, flirty and fiery. I think I’m good at giving advice, I’m a good person to talk to, I’m very honest. If I want the same guy, I’d do it but in a nice respectful way.”
One of Gemma’s ex-boyfriends Jacques O’Neill has been confirmed to be joining the villa as the new bombshell. Jacques is a rugby player playing for Castleford Tigers. In a new teaser for the next episode, Gemma can be heard saying Oh my God! That’s my ex-boyfriend,’ as he walked down wearing blue shorts.
It is however not known when the two dated and how long they have been ex-partners. We are eagerly waiting for the new episode to see how the drama unfolds.
Gemma Owen Dressage
Owen is an international dressage rider. She represented Great Britain at the European Championships in Oliva in July 2021 and won the Team GB dressage champion.
Owen is also a businesswoman. She launched her swimwear company – OG Beachwear back in 2020. Her proud father congratulated her and plugged her company on his page saying; ‘Pretty damn proud of my daughter launching her new @ogbeachwear brand.’
Gemma Owen Love Island
Gemma was confirmed to be one of the casts of Love Island 2022. In her pre-interview with ITV, she said;
“Sport has always been a big thing for me and my family. My dad was a professional football player.
“I’ve competed for Great Britain in dressage since I was 11-years-old. I’ve traveled. all across Europe competing in big arenas in big competitions. I would say I’m very competitive. [When it comes to relationships] I will always go for what I want.
“But at the same time, I’m not going to mess up something for someone who is in a proper relationship or get in the way of a couple if they have a genuine connection. I wouldn’t do anything to another girl that I wouldn’t be happy with them doing to me.”
Gemma Owen Net Worth
Gemma has an estimated net worth of $190 k.