Welcome back, islanders! Summer is in full swing, and come July, love island usa will heat up the reality TV scene with new faces and sexier challenges.
After three seasons on CBS, the American version of the British island of love was acquired by NBC. Going to the net streaming site, peacockit will also bring more freedom to the islanders by better reflecting the brash (and somewhat explicit) nature of the original dating show.
“Love Island is a highly addictive dating format that is primed for a streaming service like Peacock, where we can push boundaries and bring viewers exciting and dramatic twists,” Executive Vice President of Unscripted Entertainment Content. jenny boyfriend said in a February press release. “The series took pop culture by storm after the UK format found fans all over the world, and we are delighted to be able to bring a completely new version of Peacock this summer.”
Peacock has greenlit the show for seasons 4 and 5, teasing episodes and couples that are “hotter than ever.”
love island usa previously touched on the naughtiest content during season 3, which aired in the summer of 2021, sharing raunchier clips on Paramount+ that didn’t make the CBS cut.
“For Paramount+, you’re going to get a little extra punch,” longtime host arielle vandenberg said exclusively us weekly in June 2021 before the season premiere. “So if there’s one thing we couldn’t show on the broadcast, it’s going to be on Paramount+. So there’s a lot of fun, new and exciting things to see there as well.”
Only time will tell if the reality series’ new home — and uncensored content — will be long-lasting partners. The premise, however, has remained the same. Starting next month, viewers will follow a group of singles as they search for love while living together in a villa.
Week after week, they’ll make alliances and compete in exciting challenges, all in the name of love and money – there’s a $100,000 prize up for grabs. While viewers will vote for the best couple, it will be up to the two islanders at the end to decide whether to split the money, break off their relationship, or try to keep the prize.
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