Love Island Presenter Caroline Flack Death & Recent Facts

By Soni Pahadi | Updated On: 16 Feb, 2020
Love Island Presenter Caroline Flack Death & Recent Facts

Caroline Flack is no more! 

She was found dead at her London apartment on 15 February 2020, three weeks before her final trial regarding the assault of her boyfriend, Lewis Burton. She was 40 years old at the time of her untimely death.

Caroline was a TV show host, who amassed huge popularity by hosting the show, Love Island. Before her death, she was sidelined from hosting Love Island because of her ongoing assaulting case. Reportedly, Caroline's demise was ruled out as suicide, as no evidence suggested foul play.

Before her death, she hosted British TV's This Morning, Xtra Factor, and I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here! Now!. Also, she was known for appearing in TV shows like Bo' Selecta! (2002), Love Advent (2011), and Lemon La Vida Loca (2012).

Personal Life: Dating Status

The TV show host was in a relationship with a model named Lewis Burton. Lewis had made the relationship public after he posted a picture of him kissing Caroline’s cheek via his Instagram in August 2019.

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While Caroline was with Lewis, she was accused of beating him with a lamp on his head. As per Daily Mail, Lewis reported the case claiming that Caroline wanted to kill him as the incident took place while he was asleep. Reportedly, Caroline had smashed on Lewis' head due to suspicion of him cheating on her. 

On 23 December 2019, Caroline pleaded "not guilty" to the charges. Following the case, the two were prohibited from meeting each other.


Caroline Flack and boyfriend Lewis Burton on 9 November 2019 (Photo: Lewis Burton's Instagram)

After the incident, Caroline and Andrew were suspected of having broken up from each other. But, Lewis denied the claims and mentioned on 1 February 2020 that the two were still together.

Even on 14 February 2020, a day before Caroline's death, he had sent a romantic message to Caroline on the occasion of Valentine's Day.

Who Is Lewis Burton?

Caroline’s boyfriend, Lewis, is a former professional tennis player. He is known for competing against Liam Broady at Wimbledon in 2010. 

Also, he is a model who has earned representation from Select Model Management

Caroline Flack's Dating History

Back in February 2018, Caroline dated Andrew Brady, a contestant of Celebrity Big Brother. According to the news published by Mail Online in February 2018, Caroline met Andrew at an event after his elimination from the Celebrity Big Brother.

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After dating for three months, the duo got engaged. But, the relationship started degrading as months passed by due to their arguments. In November 2019, the two had such a big clash that Andrew had to call an ambulance. According to Mirror, Caroline gave an impression to Andrew that she was about to kill herself, so he had to ask for help. However, Caroline’s spokesperson said that she was in perfect condition until the ambulance arrived.

As a result, the engagement didn’t last long as Caroline called it quit before Christmas in the same year.

Bio: Height, Age, And Family

Caroline stood at a height of 5 feet and 2 inches (1.59m). She was born as Caroline Louise Flack on 9 November 1979 in Thetford, England. 

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The TV host was born to her parents: father Ian and mother, Christine. She had a brother named Paul and sister, Elizabeth. Also, she had a twin sister named Jody, with whom Caroline was very close.

Some Facts About Caroline Flack

  • Her birth sign was Scorpio.
  • Back in 2009, Caroline dated Prince Harry for a short time. Also, she was in a relationship with the Sign Of The Times singer Harry Styles for a while in 2011.
  • When Caroline was 21 years old, she got a small role in the movie, Is Harry on the Boat? (2001).