AJ Pritchard, 24, revealed he has finally met Curtis Pritchard’s, 23, girlfriend Maura Higgins, 28, via an adorable chat over FaceTime last night. The Strictly Come Dancing professional shared details about the meeting on his Instagram story with his 443,000 followers by posting a screenshot of their conversation. In the photo, the Love Island 2019 finalists appeared to be giggling with glee, while AJ can be spotted smiling back at the couple as they chatted away. The professional dancer gave fans an insight into how their first meeting went, as he added the caption: “Hey @maurahiggins great to actually meet you // via FaceTime,” alongside two crying with laughter emojis and a see-no-evil monkey emoji.
Curtis Pritchard reposted the snap to his own Instagram story in view of his 1.3 million followers and wrote across the image: “Can’t wait to see you bro!!!”
AJ also met up with Curtis’ ex Amy Hart when the pair crossed paths on Love Island: Aftersun.
He documented the moment with a photo on Instagram and added the caption: “Honestly so lovely to meet @amyhartxo ,absolutely beautiful person inside & out... Plus loving the new hair.”
AJ’s FaceTime call with his brother and Maura comes after he was notably absent from Love Island’s meet the parents episode last week.
The Strictly favourite’s mum and dad entered the villa without him to introduce themselves to the Irish grid girl and reunite with Curtis.
The encounter seemed slightly awkward as AJ and Curtis’ mum