Who is Pete Wicks? The Only Way is Essex star and Megan McKenna’s boyfriend

5

PETE Wicks is regularly in the spotlight due to his relationship with Megan McKenna and arguments on Towie.

We take a look at his love, life and career so far…

 Pete Wicks joined the cast of Towie back in 2015

Fame Flynet
Pete Wicks joined the cast of Towie back in 2015

Who is Pete Wicks?

Pete Wicks was born on 31 October 1988, he is 28 years old.

He is from Harlow in Essex and is known for his long hair and tattoos.

As a result, he has adopted the nickname “The Essex Pirate” from many and his adopted persona as his Twitter name.

Pete is a successful businessman with a string of properties and growing businesses in his portfolio.

Since joining the show he has also carved out a career as a model and makes money through personal appearances at clubs and events.

When did Pete Wicks join Towie?

Pete joined the cast of Towie in 2015 and became a series regular on Season 15.

He was friends with co-star James Lock before appearing on the ITVBe show.

He has since been involved in some of the show’s major storylines.

 Pete is in an on/off relationship with Megan Mckenna

Getty Images
Pete is in an on/off relationship with Megan Mckenna

What is happening between Megan McKenna and Pete Wicks?

Megan and Pete started dating around April 2016 and things progressed when she joined Towie.

They even talked of “love”until they were rocked by a sex text scandal in September last year.

The couple reunited a few months later and were officially back together by December that year.

However their rollercoaster romance hit the skids again in March 2017 and they split again.

But they are currently BACK TOGETHER, and appear to be stronger than ever.

 Megan and Pete's relationship has ended and the pair were seen in a vicious row on an Essex Street

Fame Flynet
Megan and Pete’s relationship has ended and the pair were seen in a vicious row on an Essex Street

What happened during the Pete Wicks sexting scandal?

In September The Sun revealed how Pete had been sexting an ex behind the back of Megan.

He sent a series of x-rated messages to model Jacqui Ryland while on holiday with his girlfriend.

The tattooed star told Jacqui, who he secretly dated at the beginning of the year, he missed their time together and couldn’t wait to be home from his “boring” trip away with Megan.

Megan confronted him about this, and they then split up.

Towie’s Megan McKenna and Pete Wicks have a huge row in explosive episode

more towie gossip

TOW’S IT GOING?

The Only Way Is Essex is on TONIGHT

ladies’ nights

Megan McKenna flashes legs on bender as Chloe Sims parties with Lauren Pope

two tow pow-wows

Gemma Collins starts war with pal Bobby after warning Lauren off Jon

COUPLED UP

Chloe Crowhurst’s been secretly dating Ex On The Beach’s Dean Ralph for months

MEG-XIT

Megan McKenna could quit Towie after launching music career according to co-stars

CHLO-GO

Chloe Crowhurst reveals Towie’s Jon Clark messages her behind Lauren Pope’s back

SHARE

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here