In the event you can’t get sufficient of actuality tv romance, there’ll quickly be extra to come back later this fall. Peacock has introduced the inexperienced gentle for the primary spinoff of the worldwide sensation, “Love Island.” The brand new spinoff, “Love Island Video games,” will premiere on the streamer later this fall. In accordance with Peacock, the brand new present will deliver the fan-favorite “Islanders” from throughout the globe for a brand new competition-based tv format.
It will mark the first-ever spinoff of the fact T.V. cultural phenomenon.
Peacock Pronounces ‘Love Island Video games’ Competitors Present
In accordance with the official press launch from Peacock, the brand new spinoff can be a cross-franchise occasion that may deliver fan-favorite Islanders from america, United Kingdom, Australia, and extra for a second shot at love. They are going to compete in a brand-new competitors format, with the winners topped the “Love Island Video games champions.”
Peacock describes the present as a “cheeky new iteration” the place “romance will meet actuality.” The Islanders will face each group and couples-based challenges whereas on the identical time having to navigate relationship, eliminations, recoupling, and dramatic new arrivals.
On paper, the idea and premise sound rather a lot just like the short-lived relationship competitors actuality present, “Love within the Wild,” which ran on NBC from 2011-2012. The present solely lasted for 2 seasons, however the idea and concept behind the present sound related.
The primary season of “Love Island Video games” will debut after the upcoming fifth season of “Love Island USA” on Peacock. The fourth season turned Peacock’s most-watched unique actuality competitors collection within the streamer’s historical past. It’s presently streaming now on Peacock.
The present has grow to be so well-liked throughout the globe that it now has 26 variations airing abroad. “Love Island Video games” will deliver again a number of the most memorable Islanders throughout the present’s historical past and put all of them collectively beneath one roof.
Peacock will announce casting, schedule, and placement particulars later. The collection is being produced by ITV America’s ITV Leisure with David George, Adam Sher, Simon Thomas, Andy Cadman, and Ben Thursby-Palmer hooked up as government producers, together with Tom Tom Gould, Richard Cowles, Mike Spencer, Richard Foster, and Chet Fenster. The present’s format is owned by Lifted Leisure and GroupM Movement Leisure, with distribution by ITV Studios.
All 4 “Love Island USA” seasons can be found to stream now on Peacock. Season 5 and “Love Island Video games” will premiere on the streamer at a later date TBA.