Married at First Sight is one such reality show that allows the contestant to get hitched to a total stranger. Sounds bizarre? Interesting? This reality series illustrates that some people would go to any extent just to find a soulmate and for some, it worked out great and whereas it’s not the case for some.
Currently, it appears that Lifetime is searching for a few strong candidates who are ready to get married, sight hidden, to a person chosen for them by a group of relationship professionals. So shall we delve into details about season 16 of Married at First Sight?
Couples who are still together
The show has produced a total fourteen seasons with season 15 set to launch on July, 6. Out of fourteen seasons, 54 couples were matched and only 14 couples are still married. Others are divorced, separated, or filing for divorce.
Here’s the list of 14 couples who are still going strong–
- Jamie Otis-Hehner and Doug Hehner (Season 1)
- Shawniece Jackson and Jephte Pierre (Season 6)
- Ashley Petta and Anthony D’Amico (Season 5)
- Danielle Bergman-Dodd and Bobby Dodd (Season 7)
- Stephanie Sersen and AJ Vollmoeller (Season 8)
- Kristine Killingsworth and Keith Dewar (Season 8)
- Deonna McNeil and Gregory Okotie (Season 9)
- Elizabeth Bice and Jamie Thompson (Season 9)
- Jessica Studer and Austin Hurd (Season 10)
- Karen Landry and Miles Williams (Season 11)
- Amani Smith and Woody Randall (Season 11)
- Briana Myles and Vincent Morales (Season 12)
- Katina and Olajuwon (Season 14)
- Noi and Steve Moy (Season 14)
Is Season 16 of Married at First Sight Renewed?
Yes, Lifetime has confirmed that a 16th season of the reality series will be back. Season 15 of Married at First Sight is scheduled for July 6, 2022. The season will introduce the viewers to five couples. Well, the great news is, that the producers are already looking forward to the show’s season 16, which is going to be set in Nashville. The show makers have not revealed how many contestants will participate in the sixteen series but it’s only a myth of time till we get to find out.
Married at First Sight Season 16 Release Date
Reality is confirmed to be returning with the 16th installment but as of now, there is no specific release date for the forthcoming season; it was previously reported that Married at First Sight season 16 will be out in January 2023, on Lifetime.
What can we expect in Season 16 of Married at First Sight?
Because casting for season 16 is still underway, it’s not been revealed yet. In March 2022, a tweet from the series shared that casting has begun for the forthcoming season.
Filling in details of the online application is just the initial step to being cast on the reality show. As people match forward in the cycle, they’ll also conduct a compatibility test, a psych examination, and go through a background inspection.
Speaking to News Channel 5, Donna Driscoll, the casting director of MAFS said, “The experts take all that data and really try to find the person that you’re looking for based on the answers that you gave.”
The people best fit for the show are willing to risk everything all in the name of love.
“If you’re getting married at first sight, you need to be brave,” Driscoll explained. “So we’re definitely looking for brave singles who have pretty much exhausted every single option for dating and are willing to try something incredibly unorthodox but effective, like Married at First Sight.”