Paradise Hotel may return next summer; guests will start voting each other out.

Paradise Hotel may return next summer; guests will start voting each other out.
FOX’s Paradise Hotel “has shown enough life for Gail Berman, the president of Fox Entertainment, to think it could be brought back next summer,” the New York Times reports. Meanwhile, on last night’s show, host Amanda Byram revealed that as the show wraps up (it concludes Sept. 25), no new people will join the cast. In yet another “twist,” those remaining will compete for a still-secret “ultimate prize,” the game will become like nearly every reality TV show as contestants vote each other off. This week, the women vote to eliminate one man.

Review: Married at First Sight

Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

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