Fans reveal Love Island star Dom Lever starred on Skins

He has found himself very much in the spotlight, after starring on Love Island's hit third series on ITV2. 

But the dating show isn't the first time Dom Lever has popped up on TV screens. 

Fans of the muscular hunk have unearthed a clip of Dom starring on E4 show skins back in the day, alongside Kaya Scodelario known for her role as Effy Stonem. 

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Look familiar? Love Island star Dom Lever's cameo in E4 series Skins has been unearthed on social media, leaving fans baffled with his appearance on the show

Look familiar? Love Island star Dom Lever's cameo in E4 series Skins has been unearthed on social media, leaving fans baffled with his appearance on the show

In the short clip, Dom makes his cameo on the series that followed a group of teenagers and the trials and tribulations they faced during their time at sixth form. 

While Effy takes centre stage in the scene, she is seen crossing paths with Dom who is clad in a smart uniform and is barely recognisable, thanks to his baby-faced looks and swept-over locks. 

He is stood alongside another girl and looks on apprehensively as Effy struts past. 

The footage of Dom's brief appearance on the show has since emerged online, with many dedicated Love Island fans questioning if it had really been him in the scenes. 

Back in the day: The muscular hunk's stint on Skins came years before he shot to fame on the third series of ITV2's hit dating series Love Island

Back in the day: The muscular hunk's stint on Skins came years before he shot to fame on the third series of ITV2's hit dating series Love Island

Aspiring actor? In the brief clip of his Skins cameo, he is seen clad in a smart uniform as he crosses paths with the series main character Effy Stonem

Unrecognisable: Dom had looked worlds away from how he does nowadays, thanks to his baby-faced looks and swept over locks

Aspiring actor? In the brief clip of his Skins cameo, he is seen clad in a smart uniform as he crosses paths with the series main character Effy Stonem

'No way was Dom from Love Island in Skins,' one Twitter user penned, while another wrote: 'Tell me that isn't Dom Lever from #LoveIsland in Skins UK?'

Another surprised follower added: 'As if @_DomLever was featured in Skins,' while one more appeared to take credit for the find and tweeted in response to the furor the reality star had caused: 'I am not the only one that spotted Dom Lever from @LoveIsland on Skins am I?'

Many seemed to find the discovery slightly amusing and shared a slew of crying with laughter emojis within their tweets recognising Dom's acting role, while one fan went to the man himself to clear up speculation questioning whether it had really been him. 

Dom, clearly amused by his acting past, confirmed it had been him, as he responded: 'Yep,' alongside a laughing emoji. 

Nostalgic: The series that followed a group of teenagers and the trials and tribulations they faced during their time at sixth form 

Nostalgic: The series that followed a group of teenagers and the trials and tribulations they faced during their time at sixth form 

'As if Dom Lever featured in skins': Fans were quick to comment on Dom's fleeting TV moment from back in the day, questioning whether the boy in question had really been him

'As if Dom Lever featured in skins': Fans were quick to comment on Dom's fleeting TV moment from back in the day, questioning whether the boy in question had really been him

Amused: One fan had asked Dom directly if it had been him on the show, with the reality star responding 'yep' alongside a crying with laughter emoji

Amused: One fan had asked Dom directly if it had been him on the show, with the reality star responding 'yep' alongside a crying with laughter emoji

While his brief stint on Skins didn't garner him much recognition, it did seem to irk one fan who hit out at Love Island for casting personalities that already had an entertainment background. 

They tweeted in response: 'So Dom

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