Last summer’s surprise hit Love in the Wild takes a group of both men and women and pairs them up to compete as couples in "Survivor type" competitions to earn perks such as luxury accommodations and to avoid elimination.
Unlike the fun and games on The Bachelorette in which polo shirt wearing men race sail boats, the couples in Love in the Wild get down and dirty, climbing in snake pits and swimming to retrieve supplies in the ocean. Lp SDvy BM/ Fast National ratings for Tuesday, June 12, 2012The opening of the NBA Finals between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Miami Heat gave ABC a big ratings win Tuesday night, improving on last year's first game and more than doubling the 18-49 rating of its nearest competitor.
In this exclusive sneak peek, Zap2it previews for you how Jesse and his new partner are getting along.
(Hint: Not well)During the adventure challenge, one segment apparently includes hauling 55 coconuts via wheelbarrow.
Here are this year's contestants: Original Guys: Tim Parrish, 32 (Hometown: Green Bay, Wis.; resides in Chicago) Parrish loves the ladies, but he loves winning even [email protected] Jason Holmes, 29 (Hometown: Paso Robles, Calif.; resides in North Hollywood, Calif.) This personal trainer really wants to find a romance similar to his parents' and hopes to find true love on the [email protected] Benjamin Clark, 27 (Hometown: Chesterfield, England; resides in Monroe, N.
C.) Born and raised in England, girls like Clark for the wrong reasons, including his sexy British [email protected] Aaron Chase, 28 (Hometown: San Diego; resides in Newport Beach, Calif.) U. Marine Corps veteran Chase hopes that his training will allow him to dominate the [email protected] MChase Jesse Wilson, 33 (Hometown: Oakdale, Calif.; resides in Manhattan Beach, Calif.) This small-town boy is looking for the perfect girl and already has the names picked out for his [email protected] Barrington, 33 (Hometown: Peoria, Ill.; resides in Miami Beach) The Cornell graduate and successful real estate developer also has a soft side and is a foster parent for his local animal [email protected] Christian Seklecki, 34 (Hometown: August, Ga.; resides in Atlanta) He has his hands full playing in several bands; however, he insists that he is not too busy for a [email protected] Original Girls: Ali Leitza, 33 (Hometown: Little Rock, Ark.; resides in North Little Rock, Ark.) Many of her past dates lacked the capability to handle this strong-willed [email protected] Summer Mack, 32 (Hometown: Satellite Beach, Fla.; resides in Indian Harbour Beach, Fla.) An Olympic Trials finalist on the United States national swimming team, she developed her competitive nature early and will do just about anything to [email protected]_mack Shaunda Dillard, 28 (Hometown: Kingsburg, Calif.; resides in Hollywood) When this makeup artist and headband designer is not working, she's keeping busy with her favorite hobby, [email protected] Yanina Beccaria, 33 (Hometown: Rosario, Argentina; resides in Chicago) A former Ice Girl for the Chicago Blackhawks, Beccaria is sassy and [email protected] Tara Locke, 26 (Hometown: Arlington Heights, Ill.; resides in Miami Beach) Locke is a self-professed glamour girl and going yachting, shopping, and clubbing are just a typical day in her [email protected]_Locke Cina Luks, 22 (Hometown: San Lorenzo, Calif.; resides in San Lorenzo) A man will need to travel fast to keep up with her as she has her private pilot aviation certificate and a motorcycle [email protected] Jenny Blatt, 27 (Hometown: Philadelphia; resides in Philadelphia) While Blatt is highly competitive due to her years in professional gymnastics, she does not like bugs or getting dirty, which might create difficulties in the [email protected] Surprise Guys: Jason Ewell, 25 (Hometown: Dublin, Calif.; resides in Dublin, Calif.) He's looking for a partner in crime to join him skydiving, clay shooting and traveling the [email protected] Borriello, 27 (Hometown: Windsor, Conn.; resides in Philadelphia) He takes pride in his chiseled body, but there is more to this Italian financial analyst than just his good [email protected] Arriola, 31 (Hometown: Miami; resides in Miami) The youngest of his Italian family, Arriola considers himself very assertive, ambitious and blessed to have such great [email protected] Mike Sweet, 30 (Hometown: San Dimas, Calif.; resides in Los Angeles) An active outdoorsman, he also enjoys teaching — from swim lessons to working as a behavioral therapist with special-needs [email protected] Mike Sweet Ryan Smith, 27 (Hometown: Boise, Idaho; resides in San Francisco) As much as Smith would like to win, he is more focused on finding his future [email protected]_Prescott_Darwin Zook, 32 (Hometown: Boston; resides in Boston) Zook is looking for the right woman and he will not [email protected] Quaison "Q" Dodd, 31 (Hometown: New Haven, Conn.; resides in Los Angeles) While physical fitness is a top priority in his life as a personal trainer, finding the right woman is even more [email protected] Dodd Subscribe to TV Guide Magazine now!
" data-reactid="15" returns next month with 14 new contestants — and also a twist.
That means the show's couples will actually kick off their adventures as a trio (perhaps they should rename it pairs up singles and sends them on adventures in the tropics.
Michelle then states that a couple that doesn't have a romantic connection doesn't deserve to travel around the world together. In the adults 18-49 demographic, FOX -- with "Masterchef" and "Hell's Kitchen" -- led the evening with a 2.0, followed by NBC (1.5), CBS (1.0), ABC (0.8) and The CW (0.1)....
National ratings for Tuesday, June 26, 2012"America's Got Talent" scored its best ratings in several weeks on Tuesday night, helping NBC score an total-viewer win in primetime.
ET on NBC) Season 2 Finale host Jenny Mc Carthy cheered on the winning couple as they raced to the finish line. " -- Ken laughed and said, "I absolutely found love in the wild! " and jumped into Ken's arms, leaving Jenny to quip "Oh, I did my job!