It’s not uncommon for reality TV stars to jump between competitive shows. And sometimes they keep it in the family. Corresponding The challenge Fans, one of the players from the popular MTV series is related to a contestant, Michael Gonzalez The real love boat on CBS.
The real love boat Premieres Wednesday, October 5 on CBS. The series aims to help singles fall in love while cruising to some of the most romantic places on earth. Each week, the couples meet up for dates and compete in various competitions, new singles board the ship, and a re-pairing ceremony throws out one or two contestants The real love boat.
Rebecca Romijn and Jerry O’Connell will host the series. And crew members Captain Paolo Arrigo, cruise director Matt Mitcham and bartender Ezra Freeman help the singles on their journey.
Michale Gonzalez, a 35-year-old account executive, was a contestant introduced at the premiere of The real love boat. He opened up about his previous relationship and revealed that he would often gas-light his partner. But he started doing therapy to become a better person.
Michael initially bonded with Alisa Shah. However, a new guy, Nathan Kroger, came along and caught Alisa’s attention. She chose Nathan at the first Sail-Away Ceremony. And since no one chose Michael, he was eliminated from the show.
After the first episode of The real love boatfans of The challenge noted that one contestant has ties to a few players from the MTV series. And they shared their findings on Reddit.
They posted: “Theresa [Jones]’s brother and Nany [González]CBS’ ex is on CBS The real love boat‘, along with photos of Michael with Theresa and Nany.
Theresa competed in seven seasons of The challenge. And Nany appeared in 12 seasons. Neither woman has ever won, but Theresa was a finalist The Challenge: Battle of the Exes IIand Nany was a finalist in The Challenge: Free Agents, The challenge: double agentsand The Challenge: Spies, Lies and Allies.
One Reddit user wrote, “I feel like it was a huge deal to cut out all those years? Totally better explain why Nany and [Theresa] They do not like each other.”
“It’s worth something [Theresa and Nany’s] Putting beef in perspective,” someone added. “It always seemed like they had issues off the show, which is why the cause of their drama was never addressed The challenge.”
And one fan claimed: “[Michael and Nany] hooked up about four years ago.” So it’s unclear what happened in their relationship, but it’s over now. Nany is currently dating big brother 20 and The Challenge: Spies, Lies and Allies Winner Kaycee Clark.
It seems like Michael dropped out The real love boat In the right time.
2.4 million people tuned in to the premiere per TVLine, and it received a 0.3 rating, making it one of the lowest-rated series premieres of fall 2022. And the fans who saw her weren’t very receptive to her premise.
However, there is still time for The real love boat to make steam.
The real love boat airs Wednesdays at 9 p.m. ET on CBS.
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