It’s excellent news for followers of the British model of Love Island because the hit actuality collection is returning for a double dose of enjoyable within the solar in 2023.
As reported by Variety and confirmed by the present’s broadcaster ITV, the favored courting sport present will air each a winter and summer season version subsequent yr. The winter collection will probably be broadcast within the New Yr and have a recent crop of contestants flying out to South Africa for a romantic getaway. This will probably be adopted by the normal summer season model in Mallorca round 4 months later.
“We’re at all times blown away by the present’s ongoing impression and talkability amongst our youthful viewers,” stated ITV2’s director of actuality commissioning and controller Paul Mortimer, (by way of Selection). “So, quite than simply serving up a Summer time of Love, we thought we’d make 2023 the Yr of Love with two full [seasons] of the present.”
The eighth season of Love Island is at present airing in the UK and landed on Hulu for American viewers on Tuesday, June 21. In the meantime, the brand new iteration of Love Island USA will premiere on Peacock on Tuesday, July 19 — CBS beforehand aired two seasons of the American version, which can be found for streaming on Hulu and Paramount+.
Love Island relaunched in Britain in 2015 and has grow to be an enormous hit for ITV, particularly amongst youthful viewers. The collection revolves round a bunch of singles on the lookout for love whereas residing in a tropical villa. The purpose of the collection is to get right into a relationship, as remaining single can see you eradicated from the villa.
“After eight sensible collection, we’re excited to be serving up two helpings of affection in 2023 by kicking off in January at a surprising new villa in South Africa,” stated Mike Spencer, government producer at Lifted Leisure. “We will sit up for extra romances, bromances, and every thing in between as we embark on one other epic yr of affection.”
Love Island: U.Okay., Season 8, Hulu
Love Island: USA, Premiere, Tuesday, July 19, Peacock