“Married at first sight” is back for a new season. If 3.3 million viewers had witnessed the love at first sight of the candidates last year, they should not be disappointed with the novelties concocted by the production. These are to be discovered from Monday on M6.
Goodbye Grans, hello Gibraltar
For five years, the mayor of Grans officiated to marry the candidates. For the sixth season, the charming stone town hall, well known to fans of the show, has given way to the Rocks of Gibraltar. The participants will now meet and marry in Spain, a place with the same legal power as France. According to the experts, Pascal and Estelle, “meeting someone in an unknown and destabilizing environment would help to fall in love”. “Danger can boost their rapprochement,” said the psychologist.
An explosion of applications
This year, the number of applications exploded thanks to the “Laure and Matthieu effect”, the lovebirds of the fifth season who became parents of a little Lya. More than 25,000 singles signed up for the casting, more than double than for season 5, and for the first time, parents even signed up their children. Something totally unexpected given the many negative reactions from them in previous years. But this time, “the participants are more involved. They are prepared upstream to be better coached and to anticipate their reactions”, the production tells us.
The casting for season 7 has already started but before finding out, viewers will be able to follow the adventures of Caroline, a bubbly young woman, very close to nature who meets very few people where she lives, or Bruno, an engineer in civil engineering, who “struggled” to recover and recover from his last love affair…
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