Love Island star Michael Griffiths insisted that he be & # 39; super happy & # 39; is for his ex Amber Gill, after being crowned as a serial winner alongside Greg O & # 39; Shea in Monday's grand finale.
Speaking on Tuesday's Lorraine with co-star Lucie Donlan, the fireman agreed that she & # 39; s & # 39; n journey & # 39; had made during her stay at the villa, and earned the full win and half of the £ 50,000 prize fund.
It came when Lucie admitted that they wanted Tommy Fury and Molly-Mae Hague to win the series after they had previously tried to pair with the boxer.
Surprising: Love Island star Michael Griffiths has insisted that he & # 39; be super happy & # 39; is for his ex Amber Gill, after being crowned as a serial winner alongside Greg O & # 39; Shea in Monday's grand finale.
While he was talking to Christine Lampard, Michael said: “I am actually so happy for them, just to see the excitement in Amber & # 39; s face, I was so happy for her just to see that that smile on her face is incredible.
& # 39; They didn't expect that, but at the same time I'm so happy for them, Amber has been on such a trip, it was what she needed at the time, it was great. It's surreal, but I'm really happy for her, she really deserved it and Greg is a nice guy. & # 39;
Lucie admitted that she was & # 39; shocked & # 39; was to see the couple win the show after fans had predicted for weeks that Tommy and Molly-Mae were dead favorites to win.
Here he is! The former firefighter appeared in Lorraine on Tuesday alongside co-star Lucie Donlan, discussing their reaction to the serial finale
Gracefully: Michael told Christine Lampard that he was happy that Amber crowned the winner after she & # 39; s & # 39; n journey & # 39; in the villa
What? Meanwhile, Lucie admitted that she wanted Tommy Fury and Molly-Mae to win. The pair had been a favorite to win for weeks, but finished second
The surfer – who after her budding romance with George Rains was dumped out of the villa – said: & I was shocked, really shocked, of course I thought Tommy and Molly would win because they are girlfriend and boyfriend.
& # 39; But I feel that Amber really deserved it and I feel like Tommy and Molly, they have each other … they have found each other, which is really nice. I feel like they've won themselves. Amber had such a crazy trip inside, she really deserved it. & # 39;
Michael agreed: & # 39; That has changed his mind, Tommy and Molly have understood a bit and in the last few days Amber and Greg have understood this. & # 39;
The Liverpool-born hunk then admitted he was astonished to hear that islander Maura Higgins had wanted to mate with him when she entered the villa, but chose to chase Tommy.
He added: & # 39; That was news to me, I was a little surprised that she had not made that clear to me & # 39; before Lucie surprised him by admitting: & # 39; I knew she was telling me told in the beginning that i just didn't do it i want to say something. & # 39;
Open: Of course, Michael had dumped the series earlier after she returned from Casa Amor, and only gave feedback two weeks before the series ended
Defensive: But the star was also reluctant when asked if he had rekindled his romance with Joanna Chimonides after the couple had been spotted and shared a steamy hug
Unfortunately, Michael confirmed that there was never a real spark with the Irish raster girl and said: & Maura and I were just chatting, we could get along very well, but there was just nothing for me. & # 39 ;
Despite repeating his luck for ex Amber, Michael was reluctant when Christine asked if he had resumed his romance with Joanna Chimonides after the couple was discovered on Monday evening with a steamy hug.
While Joanna frankly denied that the kiss ever happened, Michael said to Christine: That's the first time we've met since we came out. We do not know what will happen next. We play everything by ear. We want to sit down and talk about things well, we have a lot to discuss. You cannot disable feelings. & # 39;
Shocking: the appearance came after Michael was stunned on Monday evening, when Amber and Greg were crowned the winners of Love Island 2019
Tuesday turned out to be a Love Island frenzy in the daytime world, since Chris Taylor appeared on Good Morning Britain earlier that day alongside his partner Harley Brash.
The couple confirmed that their romance was alive and well because they admitted that they felt closer than ever since they left the villa earlier this week.
He said: & # 39; We have had a good start, we have come much closer since we came out when the camera & # 39; s not looking. Simply do it step by step. & # 39;
Harley simply added: & # 39; It's just fun. & # 39;
Cozy: Earlier in the day, fellow Love Island stars Chris Taylor and Harley Brash were guests at Good Morning Britain
Sweet: the beloved display of the couple proved that their thriving romance was still going well, about a week after they were dumped out of the villa
Happy: Chris said he and Harley have been closer than ever since they left the villa
Happier than ever: the couple went on to confirm that they are still in the early stages of their romance, but the couple are doing well
The appearance came after Michael was stunned on Monday evening when Amber and Greg were crowned the winners of Love Island 2019.
He posted his reaction to the result on Instagram stories and insisted that he did not expect & # 39; & # 39; that his ex would be crowned champion before he brutally claimed the win was for & # 39; reviews & # 39 ;.
Michael, who was shot at by fans because of his manipulating & # 39; gas light & # 39; behavior in the villa, was speechless when he saw that Amber was the winner and said to the camera: & # 39; Oh s ***, oh s *** I didn't expect that. & # 39;
Continuing his frenzy, he gasped in shock and shouted: & # 39; Wow. & # 39;
The reality TV star seemed to throw the victory over the former flame and the word & # 39; ratings & # 39; before the clip ended.
Michael spent the evening watching the episode in Boxpark Wembley where a large screen was set up to show the final.
Champions: Monday's show-stopping final hosted Caroline Flack to announce that Greg and Amber had received the most votes from the audience
Shocked: While filming his reaction to Amber's victory, Michael was left speechless after brutally dumping her earlier in the series
Big night: Michael also seemed to throw shadow at Amber, repeatedly the word & # 39; ratings & # 39; while he watched the final with fans at Boxpark in Wembley
Although the hunk was somewhat graceful in seeing his ex-win, Twitter was quick to flood the feed with a barrage of hilarious memes, pricking Michael's reaction to Amber's loss.
A fan tweeted: & # 39; Remember when Michael literally owned £ 50k, but decided to throw it out the window because someone said he was beaten on Twitter lmaaaaaoooo. & # 39;
Another added: & # 39; Michael in bed tonight after seeing Amber win #loveisland knowing that it could have been him if he hadn't been so grumpy. & # 39;
A third placed: & # 39; Michael has really played a 50,000 lead and a shot in his true happiness that you like it. & # 39;
Hilarious: fans went to Twitter for a barrage of memes while making fun of Michael and saying he blew up his share of the prize after he dumped Amber
Silence inside! Amber and Greg were the surprising winner for many fans, and the Irish hunk chose to split the £ 50,000 prize money with the beauty of Newcastle
During the final show, host Caroline Flack announced Amber and Greg as the winners, asking the beautician and rugby hunk to each choose an envelope – one with the £ 50k prize fund, the other with nothing.
Greg chose the winning envelope and after a moment of brief tension he announced that he would split it with Amber.
Before that, Curtis Pritchard and Maura Higgins were the first to be pushed out of the final and came in fourth place, quickly followed by Ovie Soko and India Reynolds in third place.
Second place: Molly-Mae Hague and Tommy Fury came in second
In their chat with Caroline – which took place before they were announced as winners – Greg and Amber crossed each other and admitted that they felt shocked that they had got so far in the process.
Amber said: "I don't know how we did it. It is wild. It was a roller coaster of emotion. Absolutely crazy. I had that period that was just terrible and I thought it was over for me then. Then [Greg] came in. & # 39;
From her previous drama with ex-islander Michael, who had dumped Amber for Joanna, Amber continued: "I was absolutely prepared to stay with Michael. We had a great friendship. But I knew when I looked him up and down that he would ruin my life.
Third: Ovie and India came in third during the tense live final
Fouth: Maura and Curtis finished fourth in the final of the summer show
"It was terrible [when Michael worked with Joanna]. I had a secret feeling, but I hoped he wouldn't do it. [Greg] is just beautiful. He has nice energy. I like to always be with him. & # 39;
Greg said about Amber: "I knew she was the one because she was funny and because of her self-confidence. My parents raised me with good morals and good principles. It is nice to treat women with respect. & # 39;
Amber said she would never have given Michael another chance after Greg's arrival. She shared: "I am not the type of person who goes back to someone. I immediately had a click [with Greg] and I wanted a new start. I had to work on it to build with Michael. I didn't want to go there! I literally lost all hope [until Greg came in]. & # 39;
After Michael was dumped from the villa, he exclusively told MailOnline that he was on the & # 39; perfect & # 39; time because he could make up for the & # 39; hurting & # 39; from Amber.
Love Island: After Michael was dumped from the villa, he told MailOnline exclusively that he was on the & # 39; perfect & # 39; had left time because he could make up for the & # 39; hurting & # 39; from Amber
He said: & # 39; I and Amber spoke and I knew that I was focusing my frustration on her and when it did, I always thought to myself: & # 39; why am I doing this? & # 39; Because I literally hurt a friend. & # 39;
The Liverpool-born star claimed that he had romance with the beauty therapist who was injured in old relationships.
However, Michael was excited that he was happy that they were able to & # 39; remove & # 39; remove the air between them and each other. like friends.
He added: & # 39; Amber reminded me of previous relationships and things like that and I talked to her about it and it was something that I didn't really want to pass on myself again.
& # 39; Amber knew that I was focusing my frustration on her … Talking about it was pretty nice to be honest and we've left things in a very high tone and we're actually friends. & # 39;
Michael managed to solve things with his ex Amber in the five extra days he spent in the Mallorcan villa after his partner Joanna was dumped from the island.
Although the tattooed hunk admitted he & # 39; seduced & # 39; was to leave with Joanna, he claimed he was glad he didn't because he didn't have a & # 39; client & # 39; is.
On the better hand: just before his exit, Michael pulled Amber aside for a chat, insisting that he & # 39; happily & # 39; wanted to have and thinks her relationship with Greg might work
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