Love Island USA Season 5’s first 15 episodes are set to premiere on Showmax today -Friday, August 25, 2023, with subsequent episodes following suit each Friday.
Against the picturesque backdrop of Fiji, an assembly of stunning singles is poised to claim the limelight for six weeks, basking in the allure of sun-soaked beaches, intimate moments, and vibrant soirées, all in the pursuit of romance and the chance to walk away with a remarkable $100,000 (APP. KSH 14 475 000)
Season 5 will be under the adept hosting of Teen Choice honoree Sarah Hyland, renowned for her role as Haley in “Modern Family.”
Vanderpump Rules star Ariana Madix will grace the stage as a guest host during the initial week.
Among the captivating ensemble, 25-year-old Vickala, affectionately known as “Kay Kay,” emerges as a standout. A native of East Texas, her upbringing is a far cry from the stereotypical “city girl,” marked by mud-laden four-wheelers and unharnessed horse rides through the streets.
However, her journey through the realm of dating has been anything but smooth, recently entangled with a man who concealed a wife and two children.
Amid the cast, 27-year-old microbiologist Destiny Davis exhibits a penchant for taking charge in her relationships, while 23-year-old manager Carsten Bergesen and 28-year-old author and wrestler Victor Gonzalez bring their distinctive personas to the mix.
The contestants’ journey is far from straightforward, as their fate lies not only in the hands of their fellow Islanders but also in the judgment of the audience, who will wield the power to determine winners and eliminations alike.
As the season unfolds, enticing twists are promised, with new arrivals — aptly dubbed “bombshells” — challenging existing partnerships and compelling the Islanders to confront the choice of staying loyal or pursuing new connections.
💡 In addition to Love Island USA, Showmax also unveils Love Island UK Season 9, filmed in the idyllic setting of Franschhoek.
Meet the Love Island UK S9 Islanders.
The streaming platform also boasts a diverse reality lineup, featuring Showmax Originals like –
“The Mommy Club” and “This Body Works For Me,” Moja Love’s “Abo Auntie,” and Mzansi Magic’s “I’m With Your Ex” Season 1, where comedian Eugene Khoza assists individuals in delivering and dealing with the news of romantic involvement with friends’ or family members’ former partners.