Kem Cetinay Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 05 Sep, 2018
Facts of Kem Cetinay
Date of Birth: 1996 , April-25
Age: 25 years old
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Kem Cetinay
Birth Name Kemal Cetinay
Father Figen Cetinay
Nationality British
Birth Place/City England
Ethnicity Caucasian
Profession Actor
Affair with Amber Davies
Girlfriend Amber Davies
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Kem Cetinay is an English reality television personality who rose to fame following his appearance in the hit ITV2 reality show Love Island. He was also a contestant on Dancing on Ice where he was paired up with ice dancing star Alex Murphy. Besides, he has amassed a huge fan following on his Instagram account with over 2 million followers as of September 2018.              

Early Life And Education Of Kem Cetinay

Kem Cetinay was born on the 25 April 1996, in Essex, England, to Figen Cetinay under the birth sign Taurus. He was raised up in his hometown Essex along with his brother named Izzy Cetinay.

Cetinay was dropped out school due to crippling anxiety at the age of 13.    

Kem Cetinay's Professional Career 

Kem Cetinay rose to fame after he became a contestant on the third series of the ITV2 dating reality show, Love Island, on 5 June 2017. On 24 July, along with Amber Davies, he won the series and won a money prize of £50,000 (64,286.75).    

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In addition to TV, Cetinay also eased into a new career, in the rapper industry along with fellow Love Island contestant, Chris Hughes, he released a grime single titled Little Bit Leave It, which was turned out to be hit reaching no 15.

Similarly, he was also a contestant on reality TV show, Dancing on Ice in January 2018. He and his partner Alex Murphy became fourth after a skate-off with rugby star Max Evans and his partner Ale Izquierdo

Kem previously worked as a hairstylist.   

Kem Cetinay's Net Worth 

Kem Cetinay at such a young age gained a huge popularity as well as also earned a considerable amount of net worth from his career. As per estimation made by various online sources his net worth is believed to be more than $1 million.           

Along with his partner Amber Davies, Cetinay won the third series of the dating reality show Love Island and received a prize of (64,286.75). 

Kem Cetinay's Personal Life 

Kem Cetinay was in a romantic relationship with his girlfriend Amber Davis. The couple first met on the third series of the ITV 2 reality show Love Island and in 2017. 

The pair had a fiery relationship on the series.  They, however, parted ways just five months after the two left the villa, in Dec 2017.  

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Following their separation, they released a joint statement, 

 "With sadness, we’ve decided to separate. Our schedules made it difficult. We’ll remain good friends." 

Reportedly, Love Island star Kem started dating brunette beauty, Ruby Blake in February 2018.


With my second bae @boohoomanofficial

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Kem is also quite popular on social media who has over 2 million followers on his Instagram account.