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Meet the Singles of Temptation Island Season 5

Will these sexy singles find love on Temptation Island?

By Caitlin Busch

What is Temptation Island without some sexy singles to tempt our couples? Season 5 — which premieres on USA Network on June 14 — will bring eight single women and seven single men to the Island to party with the four couples as they figure out where their relationships stand. Do they want to continue their relationships, find new love on the Island, or leave alone?

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While we're rooting for our Season 5 couples to stay together, it's going to be tough with these 15 beautiful men and women wandering around and partying it up in the villas. Will our eight contestants give into temptation, or will they realize they've already found their one true love? 

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Before the June 14 premiere, read on to meet the single girls and guys who are searching for a love of their own on Temptation Island Season 5:

Who Are the Single Women in Temptation Island Season 5?

Abby Bryan
City: Wellington, FL
Occupation: Property manager
Age: 22

A property manager, Abbey is fresh out of a three-year relationship and ready to find a partner that can handle her big personality and lavish lifestyle. She’s athletic, ultra-competitive and never scared to go after what or who she wants.

Alexius Adams
City: Dallas, TX
Occupation: Patient coordinator at a med spa 
Age: 25

Alexius brings positive energy to every situation and wears her heart on her sleeve. Her dating history has been filled with guys who are emotionally unavailable, and she heads to the island in search of an ambitious partner to build an emotional connection with.

Desiree Almeida
City: Los Angeles, CA
Occupation: Nutritionist
Age: 26

A Southern California native devoted to fitness, Desiree is a true romantic at heart. She’s optimistic about finding her soulmate despite having high standards that have left her constantly disappointed with past partners. Desiree enters the island hopeful to meet a sensitive, mature man who checks all her boxes.

Makayla Halstead
City: Albany, OR
Occupation: Marketing student and dance teacher
Age: 24

Makayla is a flirty free spirit who brings her vivacious energy to the island. A self-proclaimed ghoster, she’s been known to bail when the honeymoon phase wears off. After three years of being single, Makayla is ready to commit to a partner who’s as independent and passionate as she is.

Marjorie Guaracho
City: Boca Raton, FL
Occupation: Law firm assistant/realtor
Age: 27

Driven by her work in law and real estate, Marjorie has always prioritized her career over finding love – until now. She hopes her passion and fierce loyalty will set her apart from the other singles on the island. Refusing to settle for less than she deserves, Marjorie is looking for an emotionally stable partner with alpha energy.

Nafeesah Terry
City: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Occupation: Real estate agent
Age: 25

Nafeesah knows how to get men riled up, make them fall in love and then leave them wanting more. She prides herself on being able to make anyone’s family fall in love with her and hopes to build a family legacy just like her parents did. Her feisty and unapologetic approach to flirting makes her the perfect temptation.

Tamie Lawson
City: Los Angeles, CA 
Occupation: Freelancer 
Age: 28

Tamie is a self-assured artist who believes she’s what every man needs and wants. In relationships, she considers herself supportive, positive, and loyal, and is looking for the same treatment in return. When it comes to love, Tamie is seeking a long-lasting relationship with someone tall, dark, and handsome.

Tia Hairston
City: Raleigh, NC
Occupation: Bartender 
Age: 26

A sweet southern bartender with a larger-than-life personality, Tia is currently studying for her masters in sports journalism and hopes to be on camera one day. A competitive flirt who’s drawn to men in relationships, Tia doesn’t have any problem turning heads or making enemies along the way.

Who Are the Single Men in Temptation Island Season 5?

Brice Robinson
City: Las Vegas, NV
Occupation: Solar sales
Age: 25

Brice is a social butterfly with more friends than he can count. His 6-foot-5 stature is his go-to conversation starter with the ladies and makes him stand out in a crowd. Brice’s only serious relationship ended when he was cheated on, leaving him heartbroken. He’s bored of the dating scene in Las Vegas and is ready to bet it all on the island.

Griffin Grady
City: Columbus, OH
Occupation: Golf caddy and high school football coach
Age: 24

A charming Midwesterner with endearing qualities, Griffin finds it easy to connect with people on a deeper level. Football has always been his first love as he played in college and now has a job as a high school coach. He’s ready to take a play at love as he hasn’t had any luck finding the one through casual dating.

Kristian Barbarich
City: Los Angeles, CA
Occupation: CEO of sunglasses company
Age: 28

A successful entrepreneur from New Zealand, Kristian hopes to impress the ladies with his charismatic energy. He’s been single for two years but jokes that his house is a revolving door of women. Kristian comes to the island excited to explore the non-LA dating scene and hopes to meet the girl of his dreams.

Tahjicc Smith
City: Dallas, TX
Occupation: Independent shoe retailer
Age: 24

Taj grew up a devoted son to a single mom who worked hard to provide him the best possible life. His hardworking spirit, selflessness, and tenacity have always set him apart from other men his age. He’s looking for a woman who isn’t intimidated by his outgoing personality and can’t wait to show the ladies on the island that the grass is greener on his side.

Christian Tesoriero
City: Ramsey, NJ
Occupation: Wealth management
Age: 23

Always the biggest charmer in any group, Christian admits his flirtatious ways have gotten him into trouble with the ladies. This Jersey boy thrives off the drama of having gorgeous women fighting over him, but when he falls in love, he falls hard. He enters the island trying to overcome his trust issues and finally find his match.

Sebastian Barraza
City: Miami, FL
Occupation: Personal trainer
Age: 28

Sebastian is a fun, outgoing fitness junkie who considers his mom to be his best friend. As a family-oriented guy, he’s looking for a plus one to join him for family soccer games, BBQs and vacations. He isn’t a stranger to heartbreak and wants to meet a partner that will help him open up emotionally.

Michael Zappa
City: San Diego, CA
Occupation: Aerospace engineer / solar panel
Age: 30

An engineer turned entrepreneur, Michael is a confident, determined individual who isn’t afraid to tackle dating head-on. He treasures his small-town roots, where family means everything. Hard work is part of his legacy. Michael is proud of his journey and ready to sweep a woman off her feet on the Island.

Temptation Island Season 5 premieres on USA Network on Wednesday, June 14 at 9 PM ET/PT, followed by the premiere of The Big D at 10 PM ET/PT.

You can catch up on Temptation Island Seasons 1-4 on Peacock now.