James ‘Arg’ Argent made his return to The Only Way Is Essex [ITVBe]
Lydia Bright’s ex-boyfriend made his return to TOWIE much to the delight of ITVBe viewers, who were elated to see the original cast member back on the show where he belongs.
James Argent’s highly anticipated comeback did not disappoint as he came face to face with Gemma Collins, after the reality television star revealed Arg had slept with her and Lydia – who has moved on to new things – on the same day in Marbella.
Arg sparked a huge reaction during the episode as fans likened him to a Love Island star, criticised his annoying habits and poked fun as he stumbled over his words.
Here’s all the best reactions to James Argent’s return to TOWIE…
Gemma Collins cries during conversation with Arg [ITVBe]
TOWIE viewers couldn’t get over the similarity between Arg and Love Island 2017 winner, Kem Cetinay, who are subsequently both from Essex.
Commenting, one fan wrote: “Is it just me or do Arg from TOWIE and Kem from Love Island look REALLY alike?”
Another added: “This Kem and Arg similarity is blowing my freaking mind. Can’t actually deal. #TOWIE #Twinning #Doppelgänger.”
While a third simply asked: “Does anyone else think Arg from TOWIE looks like Kem from Love Island?”
Kem Cetinay from Love Island has been compared to Arg [Getty]
Excited by the original cast member’s return, fans took to social media to express how happy they were by his appearance.
Fans admitted it was “so good to see Arg again!” and called him a “top man”.
A second wrote: “King Arg is back @RealJamesArgent you’re looking well fella onwards and upwards for you #TOWIE.”
James ‘Arg’ Argent fans delighted by his return to ITVBe [ITVBe]
During their awkward conversation, James asked Gemma whether he should let her go, only he was in her shop.
Pointing his location out, one fan wrote: “‘Shall I let you go?’ Arg your in her shop mate #TOWIE.”
“‘Shall I let you go?’ Arg… you are in GC’s shop where is she going to go? #TOWIE,” added another.
While a third commented: “Why did Arg keep saying ‘shall I let you go?’ you’re in HER shop so you should let yourself go.”
James ‘Arg’ Argent asked Gemma Collins a strange question [ITVBe]
Possibly because he was nervous about his conversation with Gemma, James couldn’t stop messing with his hair.
And it really got under the skin of viewers.
A fan questioned: “Why does Arg have to keep running his fingers through his hair? So annoying.”
James Argent has annoying habit exposed [ITVBe]
Another added: “Ahh I love @RealJamesArgent but please stop running your hand through your hair.”￼
The Only Way is Essex continues Wednesdays and Sundays at 10pm on ITVBe.