‘The Island of Temptations’Has become an authentic media phenomenon that sweeps each delivery and breaks audience records on Telecinco. Therefore, it was not surprising that Atresmedia took note and decided to go for a similar format. In September, the rival group of Mediaset announced that it had bought the British format ‘Love Island’ to face the successful program recorded in the Dominican Republic. But what do we know about the new ‘reality show’ that will hit our screens?
The most important piece of information revealed to date is who will be your presenter. And it is that this Monday, Atresmedia announced that Cristina Pedroche placeholder image will be the host of a ‘reality’ that in the United Kingdom has come to register the 5 million viewers per night in its latest edition. The presenter herself announced through social networks that the program It will premiere on April 11.
Cristina Pedroche will present ‘Love Island’, which will premiere on April 11
The communication group has decided premiere the program on Neox instead of Antena 3, its main chain. And unlike ‘The Island of Temptations’, it will have a daily broadcast. “It has specific broadcast needs because it is a daily strip. In fact, in the UK it premiered on its young network, ITV 2, surpassing even the main channel ”, says the group’s entertainment director, Carmen ferreiro, in an interview with ‘Bluper’.
As detailed by Ferreiro in the aforementioned medium, in this ‘reality’, aimed above all at the young audience, the audience will have a fundamental role. “‘ Love Island ’is a young‘ dating ’who is sweeping social networks all over the world and whose particularity is the decision-making power of the audience and the turns there are, since there is no closed mechanism ”, he explains.
Unlike ‘La Isla de las Tentaciones’, whose three editions have been recorded in the Dominican Republic, ‘Love Island’ will be recorded in Spain. While the format in its British version is recorded in a large and luxurious villa located in Sant Llorenç des Cardassar (Mallorca), the Spanish edition will be recorded in the Canary Islands, just as Pedroche herself announced. “The enclave is a heavenly place, I love it”, Assured the television.
The difference between ‘Love Island’ and ‘The Island of Temptations’
But what is the difference between the two “reality shows”? In ‘The Island of Temptations’, based on the Italian program ‘Temptation island‘, Five couples travel to the Dominican Republic to test their love. These must be separated into two luxury villas and live with ten single men and women called temptations. In the case of ‘Love Island’, the contestants will be called ‘islanders’ and all of them will start single. What they must do once the reality show begins is to form pairs. They will be able to change partners, but never be alone, and they will have to face new ‘tempting’ let them come in.
On the other hand, the contestants of this new format do They will have their mobiles at hand and will be able to communicate with the outside. Thus, they will be able to know the reactions of the audience to their contest and adapt their strategies based on the ‘feedback’ they receive.