HBO Max isn’t identified for its actuality exhibits as a lot as its HBO content material and Warner film releases, but when Nikki Glaser will get her approach that’s about to alter in a rush. Thursday introduced official phrase for one more actuality present for the Warners streaming service, one which will get proper to the purpose about its premise with the title: FBoy Island.
Billed as an odd mixture of The Bachelor and Love Is Blind, the truth present about “f*ckboys” and “good guys” will function comic Nikki Glaser as host. Glaser posted concerning the present on Twitter on Thursday and promised it’s “the whole lot” you count on a actuality present about f*ckboys to be.
I’m internet hosting your subsequent favourite actuality relationship present. It’s for @hbomax and it’s referred to as FBOY ISLAND. Sure. FBOY ISLAND. I guarantee you it it’s the whole lot you suppose will probably be and extra. Had the most effective time of my life making this insane present. https://t.co/wflVniuprs
— Nikki Glaser (@NikkiGlaser) June 10, 2021
Full with a tropical poster and shirtless dudes, it’s actually a departure from some early actuality choices on HBO Max comparable to The Bridge, the place extraordinarily British folks labored collectively to make a bridge throughout a lake utilizing rudimentary instruments and engineering data. This one, in different phrases, sounds rather more like American actuality TV.
Right here’s the official logline from HBO:
Three ladies transfer to a tropical island the place they’re joined by 24 males – 12 self-proclaimed “Good Guys” on the lookout for love, and 12 self-proclaimed “FBoys,” there to compete for chilly, onerous money. The ladies will navigate the relationship pool along with the hope of discovering an enduring love connection. By the finale, all can be revealed – who’s a Good Man, who’s an FBoy, and who do the ladies in the end select. FBOY ISLAND is a social experiment that asks the age-old query: Can FBoys really reform or do Good Guys all the time end final?
It sounds bizarre sufficient to work. Or, on the very least, be extraordinarily watchable in a weekend or so. Which is all we’re actually on the lookout for from actuality TV on a streaming platform, proper? Glaser actually appears excited concerning the venture.
“After I first bought the decision to be part of a actuality relationship present referred to as FBOY ISLAND, I mentioned sure instantly. Then I noticed they weren’t asking me to be one of many women on the lookout for love. That isn’t a joke; it was embarrassing,” she mentioned in response to a launch. “However as an enormous fan of this style, internet hosting this present was a real dream. I stay up for internet hosting for the following 43 seasons.”
FBoy Island premieres on HBO Max later this summer time.