Ovie Soko

Star of Love Island 2019

Ovie Soko is a British professional basketball player for UCAM Murcia of the Liga ACB. Best known for his appearance on the hit reality TV show Love Island on ITV2.

Before his stint on the hit TV show, Soko played college basketball for the University of Alabama at Birmingham and Duquesne University. He entered the 2014 NBA draft but he was not selected in the draft’s two rounds. Soko’s background is of the Urhobo people ethnic group in Nigeria.

In 2019, he joined the fifth series of British reality show Love Island, where he became the fastest contestant to reach 1 million followers in Love Island history. After reaching the final of the show with fellow contestant India, he narrowly missed out on winning the show to Amber and Greg.

To book Ovie Soko to make a personal appearance at your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing agent@championsukplc.com or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

When at corporate events, Ovie is known for covering the following topics:

  • Professional Basketball
  • Life As An Influencer
  • Stories from Love Island
  • BTS of a Reality Show