Everything You Need to Know About 'Love Island' Host Arielle Vandenberg

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Everything You Need to Know About 'Love Island' Host Arielle Vandenberg

If you've been watching Love Island on CBS, you've hopefully taken note of the show's host, Arielle Vandenberg.

The leggy blonde with a wicked sense of humor is there to lead Islanders through the dating competition series as they couple up, break up and get sent home. 

However, this is not the first time Vandenberg has graced screens both big and small. You've seen her in a variety of places, from viral internet videos to movies to arms of your favorite rock star. 

Keep scrolling for absolutely everything you need to know about Love Island host Arielle Vandenberg. 

1. She's a California girl

 Vandenberg was born and raised in sunny Fallbrook, California. She now lives in Los Angeles. 

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My eyes are up here.👀

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2. She's a former Vine star

You may recognize Vandenberg from the short-lived popular social media video app Vine (RIP).

Before she was the host of Love Island, this gorgeous girl showed off her goofy side in six-second videos with the likes of Brittany Furlan, Matt Cutshall and King Bach.    

3. Arielle makes funny Instagram videos

Now that Vine is gone, Vandenberg has taken her talents to Instagram.

Besides posting cute pics, Vandenberg films herself donning kooky costumes, doing funny voices and even posts satorical video tutorials with her friends. 


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We all know THIS woman from the dog park. 😐🐕

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4. She hosts a super sweet podcast

It's called The Only Child after the fact that Vandenberg herself is an only child.

She mainly interviews her celeb friends, such as Wells Adams from The Bachelorette and Bachelor in Paradise, Bruce Willis and Demi Moore's daughter Rumer Willis, model Ireland Baldwin and more. 

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I can’t wait to see this maniac tomorrow! ❤️❤️❤️@stylelvr

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5. Arielle has been in a LOT of ads and commercials

Whether you've been flipping through a magazine or changing channels on your TV, you've likely seen Vandenberg in print and digital ads for American Express, Airbnb, Venus razors, TJ Maxx, Old Navy, Garnier Nutrisse and more.

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Throw back to when I could apparently dunk a basketball...oh yeah, and when I was on this billboard!

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6. You might also recognize her from some of your favorite TV shows 

She's had roles on How I Met Your Mother, Greek and Meet The Browns.

7. She's also been in a few movies

Vandenberg has appeared in Nerve, The Ugly Truth and Epic Movie.


8. Arielle has dated a few A-list celebs

Most notably, Vandenberg dated Arctic Monkey's front man Alex Turner from 2011 to 2014. She is said to have been the muse for the song "Arabella" on the Arctic Monkey's album AM. She can also be spotted in the band's music video, "One For The Road."

Since then, she briefly dated actor Will Arnett. 

9. Her BFF is a CW celebrity

Nina Dobrev of The Vampire Diaries is Arielle's IRL bestie.

She frequently makes appearances on Vandenberg's Instagram and has been featured on The Only Child podcast.  

10. She's not single

It's customary for the Love Island host NOT to get involved with the Islanders anyway, but Vandenberg REALLY won't be looking for love in Fiji because she's found it in Los Angeles with former Vine star and current boyfriend Matt Cutshall.

The hilarious duo have been dating since 2017.

11. She's OBSESSED with Justin Bieber

Vandenberg is a true Belieber.

She has dressed up as the "I Don't Care" singer for more than a few occassions.