Who are the casts of The Real Love Boat 2022 (season 1)?
The Real Love Boat will see participants searching for “the one” while on a Mediterranean voyage. CBS is scheduled to launch a new reality dating series this fall that is inspired by a 1970s classic.
The Real Love Boat is set to premiere on Wednesday, October 5, 2022, at 8 pm ET/PT on CBS.
Who is in the cast of The Real Love Boat?
Contestants who will set sail on the Mediterranean voyage include:
- Michael Gonzalez, 35, from New York and Los Angeles, California.
- Daniel Cooper, 25, is from Atlanta, Georgia.
- Brett De Laura, 36, from Dana Point, California.
- Emily Stone, 24, from Colgate, Wisconsin.
- Nicole Wong, 28, is from Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
- Nathan Kroger, 24, is from Cincinnati, Ohio.
- Alisa Shah, 24, from San Diego, California.
- Brooke White, 34, is from Los Angeles, California.
- Marty Hassett, 33, is from Charlotte, North Carolina.
- Jordan Malabanan, 26, from Windsor, Ontario, Canada.
- Shea-Lynn Noyes, 28, from Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
- Forrest Jones, 30, from Houston, Texas.
Who is hosting The Real Love Boat?
On June 28, 2022, it was declared by Deadline that Rebecca Romijn would co-host the upcoming show.
Romijn is recognized as an actress and former model who famously appeared as Mystique in the X-Men trilogy and Number One on Star Trek: Discovery and Star Trek: Strange New Worlds.
She has been married to Jerry O’Connell Since 2007.
The happy couple has twin daughters, Charlie Tamara Tulip and Dolly Rebecca Rose O’Connell, born in 2008.
Jerry O’Connell will join that cast of The Real Love Boat and co-host along with his wife, Rebecca Romijn.
O’Connell is known best for his career as an American actor, director, and television presenter, and has been seen in several productions over the years.
He is arguably most popular for his roles in Stand By Me, Sliders, Mission To Mars, and Star Trek: Lower Decks.
He has hosted multiple programs including The Talk, Today, and the game show Pictionary,
Who else is joining the cast and hosts aboard the Love Boat?
Paolo Arrigo, 46, is the captain of The Real Love Boat.
Outside of serving as captain, he is known for his cooking and woodworking skills, which are often displayed on his Instagram page.
His bio reads: “Just another Captain who loves cooking! ….and also loves woodworking.”
Ezra Freeman is 26 years old and was born in 1996 in the United States. She is the bartender of The Real Love Boat. Ezra has been with Princess Cruises since 2019.
Matt Mitcham is 36 years old as of 2022. He is the cruise director of The Real Love Boat. The Canadian has been a cruise director for almost a decade and a half.
What is The Real Love Boat based on?
The Real Love Boat is situated on the 1970s sitcom of the same title.
The original show premiered from 1977 to 1987 and televised the romantic and funny stories of the crew and passengers who were aboard the Pacific Princess.
The show featured Gavin MacLeod, Ted Lange, Bernie Kopell, Fred Grandy, Lauren Tewes, and Jill Whelan.
President George Cheeks and CBS’s CEO said in a statement: “The Love Boat is a timeless, romantic concept with universal appeal, and we’re happy to reimagine this popular series for fans in two different countries.
The brand new show premiered on Wednesday, October 5, 2022, at 8 pm ET/PT on CBS.
The show will also air on Fubo TV, Hulu Live TV, and YouTube TV.