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Megan McKenna cuts a glamorous figure in blue floral printed dress at Aladdin premiere

Megan McKenna cuts a glamorous figure in blue floral printed dress at Aladdin premiere as she makes first red carpet appearance since the death of ex boyfriend Mike Thalassitis

She was among a host of stars who turned out for the premiere of Aladdin.

And Megan McKenna cut a glamorous figure as she arrived at the Odeon Luxe Leicester Square for the film’s European Gala on Thursday.

It marked the first red carpet appearance for the TOWIE star, 26, since the death of her ex boyfriend and Love Island star Mike Thalassitis in March.

Appearance: Megan McKenna cut a glamorous figure as she arrived at the Odeon Luxe Leicester Square for the film's European Gala on Thursday

Appearance: Megan McKenna cut a glamorous figure as she arrived at the Odeon Luxe Leicester Square for the film’s European Gala on Thursday

Megan donned a baby blue dress for the occasion which came complete with a v-neckline and a green and pink floral design.

The TV star complimented her outfit, which also featured a pleated finish, with a golden necklace. 

Mike was found in woodland near his Edmonton home on Saturday March 16. 

Megan released a statement on Twitter two days after the shock news to offer her condolences to his family.

Event: It marked the first red carpet appearance for the TOWIE star, 26, since the death of her ex boyfriend and Love Island star Mike Thalassitis in March

Event: It marked the first red carpet appearance for the TOWIE star, 26, since the death of her ex boyfriend and Love Island star Mike Thalassitis in March

She wrote: ‘Sorry I haven’t been on social media but I’m in complete shock and trying to come to terms with this.

‘I can’t believe I’m even writing this post. My thoughts and prayers are with Mike’s family. Rest in peace Mike x’

Mike and Megan dated on and off throughout 2018, but ended their relationship for good in August.

Megan donned a baby blue dress for the occasion which came complete with a v-neckline and a green and pink flora design

Megan donned a baby blue dress for the occasion which came complete with a v-neckline and a green and pink flora design

Style: Megan's outfit also featured a pleated finish

Style: She paired her dress with a golden necklace

Style: The TV star complimented her outfit, which also featured a pleated finish, with a golden necklace

Look: Megan wore her blonde locks in loose waves for the star-studded premiere

Look: Megan wore her blonde locks in loose waves for the star-studded premiere 

The High Heeled Shoes hitmaker previously defended the reality star, insisting that he was not a ‘nasty’ person and there was no other explanation for their break-up other than being at ‘different points in their lives.’

Mike and Megan dated for seven months on and off but ultimately confirmed their separation in August 2018.

They were first romantically linked in February 2018 when they jetted off to spend Valentine’s Day together in Amsterdam.

Condolences: Megan released a statement on Twitter two days after the shock news of Mike's passing to offer her condolences to his family

Condolences: Megan released a statement on Twitter two days after the shock news of Mike’s passing to offer her condolences to his family

Past: Mike and Megan dated for seven months on and off but ultimately confirmed their separation in August 2018

Past: Mike and Megan dated for seven months on and off but ultimately confirmed their separation in August 2018 

Since Mike’s death, Love Island bosses have now confirmed that they have been working on overhauling their reality show aftercare policy after former star Sophie Gradon was also found dead, aged 32, in June last year.

In a lengthy statement released just days after Mike’s death, producers confirmed they would change policies to ensure that all Islanders are offered support before, during and after their time on the show, as well as social media and finance management training.

In the message it also revealed that they would be changing the outlying policy towards mental care of all contestants, after many former stars hit out at producers for the lack of aftercare.

If you have been affected by this story, call The Samaritans at any time, from any phone for FREE, on 116 123.

Changes: Since Mike's death, Love Island bosses have now confirmed that they have been working on overhauling their reality show aftercare policy

Changes: Since Mike’s death, Love Island bosses have now confirmed that they have been working on overhauling their reality show aftercare policy 

Daily Mail UK

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