Christopher Wells (Temptation Island) Bio, Age, Parents, Height, Girlfriend, College, Job, Net worth

Christopher Wells Biography

Christopher “Chris” Wells is a fitness instructor, author, actor, bartender, and contestant on Temptation Island season 5. He joined “Temptation Island” with his girlfriend of two years, Marisela Figueroa, to test their relationship and see if they are ready for marriage.  Wells is a dance instructor at Groove With Chris. Moreover, he is a certified GPTS. He is also a bartender at Darden. Wells currently lives in Los Angeles, California.

Christopher Wells Age | Birthday

Born on March 25, 1992, Wells is 31 years old (age as of 2023). He celebrates his birthday on the 25th of March each year.

Christopher Wells Height

Wells stands at a height measurement of 6 feet 2 inches (approximately).

Christopher Wells Parents

Wells was born to his parents; Gary Wells Sr. (father) and Loreitha Lacewell (mother).  Christopher’s mother, Loreitha worked as a LL Health Wellness Life Coach and she authored a Fish Recipes from LL Kitchen according to Gossip Next Door. His mother/mom is a breast cancer survivor.  Moreover, Wells has siblings; a sister named Erica Wells and a brother named Arthur Wells.

Christopher Wells and Marisela Figueroa
Christopher Wells and Marisela Figueroa

Christopher Wells College

Wells went to Stroudsburg High School where he earned a high school Diploma. He then attended Old Dominion University where he graduated with a bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy.

Christopher Wells Job

Wells works as a fitness dance instructor, author, and, bartender. According to his LinkedIn profile, he works as a bartender at Darden since 2012. Wells is a certified GPTS and an instructor at Groove with Chris. He previously worked as a server at Marriot Hotels (July 2020-July 2021) and as a dance instructor at Pivot Dance Center (March 2019-Dec 2020).

Christopher Wells Girlfriend

Wells was dating his girlfriend, Marisela Figueroa, a hospital interpreter, as at the time they appeared on “Temptation Island” season 5. When they appeared on the show, they had been together for two years. It is, however, unclear if Wells and Marisela are still together after they left the dating show.

Christopher Wells Temptation Island

Chris Wells decided to join “Temptation Island” season 5 with his girlfriend Marisela Figueroa to prove their love and commitment to each other. They want to see if they can resist the temptation of other singles and strengthen their bond.  Wells is ready to propose to Marisela, but she is hesitant and unsure about their future.  Marisela has not completed moved past the fact that Chris Wells cheated on her and she is still resentful about it.

On the show, Wells violated Marisela’s privacy by revealing her sexuality to a group of singles without her consent. He said that she had asked for another woman to be added to their relationship in the past, which made her feel embarrassed and ashamed. Marisela said that she had always been attracted to women but never expressed that to her friends or family.

“Temptation Island” season 5 premiered on June 14, 2023, at 9 pm ET on USA Network. New episodes are on Wednesdays at 9 pm on USA Net work.

Temptation Island Season 5 Cast

The other cast members of Temptation Island season 5 on USA Network include:

Christopher Wells Net worth

Wells has an estimated net worth of $500,000 as of 2023. He earns most of his income from his fitness business @groovewithchris on Instagram. Chris Wells also earns money working as a bartender at Darden. He appeared in “Temptation Island” season 5 on USA Network.


Christopher is active on Instagram. His Instagram handle is @mrcwells with 3,300 followers as of June 2023.