It’s time for the dinner parties on Married at First Sight UK.
Now back from their honeymoons, all the Married at First Sight UK 2021 couples will now move in together before meeting for a sit down dinner where they’ll get to meet all the other pairs.
One couple won’t be in the experiment for much longer, however, as Married at First Sight UK star Nikita has been removed for ‘unacceptable aggression’ off camera.
The wellbeing of cast and crew is our utmost priority at all times throughout production and beyond,” a Channel 4 statement read. “During filming, a situation escalated off camera and Nikita displayed a level of aggression that was unacceptable and breached our agreed code of conduct on behaviour.
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“As a result, she was asked to leave the experiment. All involved have been offered support and Nikita has since apologised and resolved the situation with those involved.”
In a clip from the episode airing on Wednesday, 8th September, Nikita can be seen yelling at someone, although it’s not clear whether this altercation is what led to her being removed from the show.
Nikita married Ant on the E4 dating, but the show hasn’t yet revealed whether he’ll stay on in the experiment without her.
This year, the show has had a few changes, however, with the Married at First Sight UK experts revealing how they’ve “spiced up” the new series, copying themes from the very popular Australian series, such as commitment ceremonies, dinners and so on.
Also new to the series is sex therapist Charlene Douglas, who will be on hand to speak to the couples at their intimate relationships.
She joins the Married at First Sight UK experts, which includes matchmaker Paul C Brunson and psychiatrist Mel Schiling, who previously worked on the Australian series.
But, with all these changes, has Married at First Sight lost its sincerity?
As the series continues, here’s everything you need to know about Married at First Sight UK 2021, including when it’s on, who all the couples are, where MaFS UK is filmed and the latest news.
When is Married at First Sight UK on?
Married at First Sight UK airs Monday to Thursdays on E4 at 9pm.
Viewers can also catch up with all the latest drama via All 4, where episodes are uploaded after they’ve aired on TV.
How long is Married at First Sight UK on for?
There are 21 episodes in series six of Married at First Sight UK. Episodes air weekly from Monday to Thursday, which means we’re looking at an early October end date for the series. The show will have been on for just over a month.
We’ll keep you updated with details for the final.
Married at First Sight UK 2021 release date
Married at First Sight UK launched on Monday 30th August on E4.
Channel 4 confirmed the release date with a post on their official Instagram account, writing: Dust off your wedding hats because you’ve been invited to the weddings of the year! #MAFSUK starts Monday 30th August.”
Who are the Married at First Sight UK experts?
We have three experts on hand for series 6 to dish out advice to the would-be lovers that will be meeting at the end of the aisle. This year we have Mel Schilling, who appeared on the original Australian version of the show, and she will be joining Celebs Go Dating’s Paul C Brunson and Sex and Relationship Therapist, Charlene Douglas.
Married at First Sight UK couples
So far, the couples are:
- Nikita and Ant
- Megan and Bob
- Morag and Luke
- Dan and Matt
- Marilyse and Franky
- Amy and Josh
- Tayah and Adam
- Jordon and Alexis
Who are the Married at First Sight UK contestants?
The contestants have finally been unveiled. Let’s meet them!
Adam is looking for a girl with a bubbly personality and a smile on her face, but will she be smiling when she comes second to the gym?
Model Alexis is done with all the ‘bums’. Will she find the love of her life?
From: Northern Ireland
Job: Holistic Sales
Dan is all about the positive vibes. With a passion for cold water swims, he just needs to find his skinny dipping partner!
Job: Sports journalist
Amy sees this an opportunity to finally try and let down her guard. She wants to learn what love is and take off the veneer of sassiness that has protected her from letting another person in.
Job: Business development
Ant enjoys being centre of attention, so his perfect person would be someone who is a funny, bubbly, ambitious person and up for exploring and adventure.
From: Currently living in Dubai
Job: Strength and Conditioning Coach
Old school military man Franky is looking to settle down but he is very specific about what he wants, will his match live up to his expectations?
Job: Personal trainer
Jordan is described as a gentle and very positive soul who’s looking for someone with whom he can raise the family he never had.
From: West London
Josh has ambition, competitiveness and drive which have all made him succeed at anything he turns his hand to. He’d like somebody who can understand him, but also put him in his place sometimes.
Job: Care home manager and firefighter
Luke’s last relationship crushed his confidence and he’s spent the last year rebuilding himself. Now he thinks he’s ready to move on at this perfect junction in his life with someone who’ll love him for him.
Job: Personal trainer
The perfect guy for Marilyse would be a man who is strong minded and strong-willed. They’ve just got to get her two sons’ approval first, who are keen for their mum to be with someone, but they have a lot of thoughts on who that should be.
Job: Charity worker
This gentle northern soul constantly gives a lot of himself to others, and would like someone who wants the same things and somebody to grow old with.
Job: Wellness coach
Megan is a constant entertainer and loves to sing, dance, and share her ‘good energy’ with everyone she meets. It’s important that her partner is kind and polite and she would love them to be creative, ambitious and confident.
Job: Veterinary nurse
Morag is looking for a man that wants to begin a committed relationship but doesn’t want to settle down; they must be adventurous, fun and spontaneous, and still love to party.
From: County Durham
Emotionally charged, stubborn and wearing her heart firmly on her sleeve, she finds that people tend to misjudge her. Nonetheless she wears those badges with pride and soon manages to win others around with her friendliness, banter and down to earth charm.
Job: Business Protection Specialist
Ready to entertain at the drop of a hat, Robert is a fun-loving guy who’s desperate to share the limelight with his future partner, providing they’ll be able to get a word in…
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From: Welwyn Garden City
Job: Estate agent
Fun-loving Tayah is looking for it all! She wants a man who she can look after. She wants to find someone who takes care of themselves and will look good standing next to her.
Married at First Sight UK 2021 trailer
There is a trailer but don’t expect to learn much more about this series as it is more of a skit than it is a preview of what is to come – it will be nice to be surprised when the show starts though.