Survivor Nicaragua is the show’s 21st season

As I reported back in February and March, Survivor will film its 21st season in Nicaragua this summer. The official title of the season is Survivor Nicaragua, as was revealed at the end of the live Survivor Heroes vs. Villains finale.

Probst and the preview offered few details, but suggested a big twist is ahead: “something that may surprise them all.” Earlier, Probst said we will see the return of hidden immunity idols but with a Russell-proof twist.

As to the location, he only mentioned the country’s “expansive rainforest” and noted that it’s “a land of impenetrable terrain, smoldering volcanoes, and savage wildlife.” This spring, the Italian celebrity version was filming in the Pearl Cays and housing the crew on Big Corn Island.

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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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.