Laura Whitmore will be joining a brand new dating show it has been revealed, after her departure from Love Island.
halo will narrate an Amazon Prime original video called Date Night, which allows singles to enlist the help of friends and family to find the love of their lives.
The official synopsis reads: “During Date Night, broken-hearted singles will find their perfect mate using a private dating app.
“From the comfort of their sofa, to their friends and family, the app will show up on their living room TV, allowing people to view and comment as they browse through potential dates, swipe and chat.”
“Singles can consult with their nearest and dearest on how to craft the perfect opening message, offering their advice on whether suitors are qualified enough. whether the event is still possible, and if they do secure a ‘couple’, the couples will meet on a single date where all the glances, flirty comments and awkward comments are filmed for you their friends and family back home.”
The Bray native announced in August that she would be hanging up her shoes as host of Love Island after three seasons.
She took over presenting duties from the late Caroline Flack in 2020 for the series’ first Winter Love Island.
Sharing the news of her passing on Instagram, the 37-year-old wrote: “Some news! I won’t host the next Love island show.
“There are some elements of the program that I find very difficult to change due to the format, including flying back and forth to South Africa with my new conflict projects.
“I wish it was still possible but know you will be in safe hands. I was only supposed to fill Caroline for one series and it turned into three series. I hope I’ve made you proud of Caroline. “
Following the announcement, an ITV spokesperson said: “Laura has been a great host throughout the last three series of the show.
“We are grateful for everything she has brought to the show but understand and respect her decision, and we look forward to working with her on upcoming ITV projects.”
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Maya Jama, who was announced as her replacement, said she was “excited” to be on the island.
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