The tragic full story of Mike Thalassitis ' depression and suicide is going to be laid bare just four days before Love Island returns to TV.

The reality star, 26, who shot to fame on the show in 2017, was found hanged in woods in Edmonton, North London last month.

He is believed to have taken his own life following a battle with mental health problems, and the inquest into his death has been scheduled for next month.

Mirror Online can reveal it will take place at HM Coroner’s Court for North London in Barnet on May 29th – just four days before the Love Island launch.

The inquest is expected to detail the tough times Mike went through in the lead up to his shock suicide and could put a damper on the promo for the new series.

The dating show is back on TV the first weekend of June with a new crop of hopefuls all looking for love in the spotlight.

Since the loss of Mike, and the suicide of 2016 contestant Sophie Gradon last year, ITV bosses have announced a major shake-up for the 2019 series.

Producers detailed plans to introduce new safeguards to look after contestants, including bringing in therapy for all of the Islanders, even if they don't ask for help.

As well as offering therapy, contestants will now be given social media training and financial management advice.

Richard, creative director of ITV Studios, wrote: “When something so awful happens we naturally enter a period of soul searching and ask whether anything could have been done.

“This review has led us to extend our support processes to offer therapy to all Islanders and not only those that reach out to us.

"And we will be delivering bespoke training to all future Islanders to include social media and financial management.

"The key focus will be for us to no longer be reliant on the Islanders asking us for support but for us to proactively check in with them on a regular basis.”

They've also brought in government mental health advisor Dr Paul Litchfield to give an independent review of the show's arrangements.

After Mike's shock death this week, a number of stars accused ITV bosses of not doing enough to help Islanders after the series ends.

They claimed they were targeted by vicious trolls and put under immense pressure tobe successful after the cameras stopped rolling.

Mirror Online has contacted a representative for Love Island for comment.

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