The Only Way Is Essex is back on Sunday and the new series looks to be bringing yet more drama to its loyal fans.
In scenes set to air Chloe Brockett engages in a very heated row with Liam Gatsby after hearing he has been fuelling rumours about her and James Lock’s hook up.
Liam, 33, and Chloe, 20, are seen coming to blows in on the beach in Sandbanks during a group holiday as shocked locals look on.
Drama: In scenes set to air on Sunday’s new series of TOWIE, Chloe Brockett (pictured) engages in a very heated row with Liam Gatsby after hearing he has been fuelling rumours about her and James Lock’s hook up
Chloe and James’ secret relationship sends shockwaves through the cast in the new series.
Set to air on 12th September, viewers can expect plenty of fireworks to be in store as the rendezvous reaches the Lothario’s ex-girlfriend Yazmin Oukhellou in Dubai.
Yazmin, 27, will return to the show to confront her friend over the betrayal, after Chloe, 20, started seeing James, 34, following the couple’s painful split in February.
Oh dear: Liam, 33, and Chloe, 20, are seen coming to blows in on the beach in Sandbanks during a group holiday as shocked locals look on
A source told MailOnline last month: ‘James and Chloe’s romance has really shocked a lot of people.
‘No one expected them to grow close, especially given Chloe’s friendship with Yazmin. Her relationship with James has been over for months now but she still feels betrayed and let down by the way Chloe’s acted.
‘Yazmin’s return to TOWIE will see her confront Chloe over her behaviour, and indeed James’ after they agreed to still treat each other with respect following their split.’
Upset: Chloe and James’ secret relationship sends shockwaves through the cast in the new series
Meanwhile, Diags looks forward to the future as dad Roy prepares to hang up his tools and hand over the family business.
And Demi finds herself in a love triangle with Diags and Roman as the pair compete for her affections.
Amy is newly single and a trip to a vineyard inspires a new business venture sure to put the sparkle back in her step.
And when he’s not rowing with Chloe B Gatsby is ready to take things to the next level by planning to ask Dani to be his girlfriend.
Betrayal: Set to air on 12th September, viewers can expect plenty of fireworks to be in store as the pairs secret rendezvous reaches the Lothario’s ex-girlfriend Yazmin Oukhellou in Dubai
Elsewhere, Chloe Sims is on the road to 40 and trying to process the fact her teenage daughter Maddie is growing up; whilst her sisters Frankie and Demi look to pursue a joint dream.
Pete Wicks is throwing himself into his business and putting his serial-dater knowledge to good use by planning a singles retreat for the gang.
Since their separation, Yazmin briefly moved on with Lauren Goodger’s ex-boyfriend Jake McLean, after they briefly dated back in 2019, but since headed on a holiday to Greece, where she declared herself as single.
‘She feels let down’: Yazmin had a close friendship with Chloe before she started dating her ex-boyfriend James, causing a major fallout between the pair (pictured in 2019)
Chloe, who remains on TOWIE after producers recently axed 10 cast members, has previously dated Love Island’s Jack Fincham, 30, and former co-star Harry Lee, 26.
James has remained publicly single since his split from Yazmin, after the former couple injured a toxic relationship, which saw them, split, and get back together on multiple occasions.
Chloe isn’t the only younger member of the TOWIE cast to catch the eye of a long-running star.
Pete, 32, started dating Ella Rae Wise, 21, who’s 11 years his junior, in scenes filmed for the reality show earlier this year.
The Only Way Is Essex returns Sunday at 9pm on ITVBe and ITV Hub.
‘Shocking’: The Essex veteran, 34, started dating Chloe, 20, who’s 14 years his junior, after lockdown lifted, and the pair connected romantically during nights out