Lauren Pope Planning to Leave TOWIE?! 5 years ago

Lauren Pope Planning to Leave TOWIE?!

The Only Way Is Exit?!... Lauren Pope is rumoured to be leaving The Only Way Is Essex.

According to a number of reports today, she wants to dedicate more time to her business ventures which include her hair extensions range.

A source told MailOnline: “Her various businesses are doing really well and she’s expanding internationally and just can’t afford to give the time that TOWIE requires.”

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 28: Lauren Pope attends the Pride of Britain awards at The Grosvenor House Hotel on September 28, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)
Lauren has been on the show since the beginning.

The 33-year-old, who is one of the original cast members, will apparently leave at the end of the current (16th) series.

Lauren is yet to comment on the rumours.