Dec 12, 2023 - Dating

New season of Netflix’s “Love is Blind” will be set in Charlotte

Love is Blind. Season 6 of Love is Blind. Cr. Adam Rose/Netflix © 2023

The upcoming season of “Love is Blind” on Netflix will be based in Charlotte.

What’s happening: Season six of the popular reality dating show will feature a new group of Charlotte singles, per a Netflix press release.

  • Last season, which was set in Houston, wrapped in October. 

Catch up quick: We previously reported that the casting company behind the popular series was searching for singles in the area.

  • Details about the show’s participants have not been released yet.

Why it matters: Charlotte has had plenty of contestants on reality dating shows before, but the city is gaining more traction as filming location for this shows.

  • “Love is Blind” is the second reality dating show set in Charlotte hosted by Nick Lachey and Vanessa Lachey.
  •  “The Ultimatum” cast couples that eventually featured two couples living in the Charlotte area. 
  • At least 19 local businesses were featured in the show when it aired earlier this fall.
(Left to right) Nick Lachey and Vanessa Lachey in season six of “Love is Blind.” Photo: Courtesy of Netflix

How it works: People will date on “Love is Blind” for a few weeks to develop emotional connection through pods before selecting their partner.

  • They will choose someone to marry without actually meeting them to see if it’s possible to blindly fall in love.    

What’s next: The new season will premiere on Netflix Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14.

[Related story: You can live stream “Love is Blind” star Kenny Barnes’ wedding next weekend]

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