Who is Antigoni Buxton? Meet the Love Island 2022 contestant and musician
Here's everything you need to know about the newest girl to enter the villa.
As the series continues to heat up on ITV2, here's everything you need to know about Antigoni, including who her mum and dad are. With Gemma Owen in the villa, there are no shortage of fanous parents this year!
Antigoni Buxton - Key Facts
Who is she coupled up with? No one yet as she's new to the villa, but that could all be about to change...
Who is Antigoni Buxton?
Antigoni is a singer-songwriter from London, and the daughter of chef Tonia Buxton. Tonia is a regular guest on Sunday Brunch.
Antigoni was signed to Island Records when she was 20 by former president Darcus Beese.
She is also the ex of former Love Island contestant Jack Fowler.
Who are Antigoni Buxton's parents?
Antigoni's mother is chef Tonia Buxton. Tonia is a British television presenter, restaurateur and author of Greek Cypriot descent.
She is the host of the Discovery Channel Travel & Living series My Greek Kitchen and My Cypriot Kitchen.
She is also a GB News Presenter.
Tonia revealed her excitement at her daughter entering the villa, writing on Instagram: "I can not believe that my @antigoni is in the Love Island Villa, she mentioned she would be sunbathing this week I didn’t think she meant in Mallorca!"
Tonia is married to Paul Buxton. The couple have four children, including Antigoni, and have been married since 1996.
By looks of Paul's Instagram, he's well into his fitness and regularly trains with Antigoni.
Why did Antigoni want to take part in Love Island?
"I’ve been single for almost a year and a half and for the whole of the last year my goal has been to have as many different experiences as possible. I really just want to say ‘yes’ to things. Why not? It’ll be fun. I’m a Cypriot girl and I love being in the sun. I’ve got nothing to lose!" Antigoni revealed.
Asked what she thinks she'll bring to the villa, she said: "I think I’m going to bring a positive energy - I’m a very positive person."
Is Antigoni on Instagram?
She sure is! Antigoni can be followed at @antigoni. When she arrived, she had 34.5k followers, but since joining the ITV2 dating show that has rocketed to over 95k.
Antigoni shares lots of music videos on her Instagram, as well as photos with some of her famous pals, including YouTubers Yung Filly and Chunkz and boxer Anthony Joshua.