Reality TV: 13 Portsmouth stars of Love Island, I'm a Celebrity, The Apprentice, X Factor, Britain's Got Talent and more

Reality and talent show television remains the one genre of entertainment – possibly with the exception of football – which provides national talking points.

Whether it’s the disgusting challenges on I’m a Celebrity, surprising acts on talent shows or some Apprentice candidates being a little too sure of themselves, it is watercooler conversation fodder like no other.

This area has had its fair share of stars of the small screen.

Here’s a look back at a few people who have gone on to fame and fortune via television, with shows that range from the big-hitters, to those – such as Splash!, Life on Marbs and How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria? – which were slightly shorter lived.