Netflix’s After the AltarSpecial left fans with burning questions Giannina Gibelli, Damian Powers, Mark CuevasYou can find out more Love is blindCast members for season 1.
After filming the reality series in 2018, more than one year later, fans met Giannina Damian and Mark. Jessica Batten, Lauren Speed and Cameron Hamilton, Amber Pike and Matthew Barnett, Kelly Chase, Kenny Barnes and Diamond Jack And Carlton MortonWhen Love is blindThe streaming service was launched in February 2020. While the show originally featured 30 men and women, only six couples formed outside of the “pods” — a.k.a. After talking through a wall, and without seeing each others in person, they got engaged.
Diamond and Carlton were the first pairing to implode, not making it past the couple’s trip to Playa del Carmen, Mexico. The remaining duos worked on their relationships until their respective wedding days, but only two couples — Lauren/Cameron and Amber/Barnett — exchanged vows.
Fans learned that Giannina was reunited with Damian after he left her on their wedding day. Things were not so smooth when it came time for the second reunion special. Damian was spotted out with the cast.Too Hot to Touch’s Francesca FaragoIn August 2020. He denied that anything romantic was happening between them at the time.
“Over the past week, I have been in L.A. with my attorney, Alex Ion, pursuing new projects and business ventures. Francesca and I both share the same attorney,” Damian said in a statement, climbing that she “grabbed onto me in an attempt to shield herself from the paparazzi as our entire group entered the car.”
He added, ”Francesca and I are not dating or romantically involved but remain friends.”
Giannina stood beside Damian at that time, as they prepared to celebrate their two year anniversary in November 2020 at the party Lauren and Cameron hosted and Amber and Barnett captured. After the Altar special. Things changed when Damian brought Francesca along to the bash.
“My blood boils just thinking about that. I also wasn’t expecting to be treated that way either. You know, if you’re going to bring someone as a friend, then why am I the one being treated like the stranger?” Giannina, who confirmed she and Damian were over for good, told Entertainment TonightAfter the three-episode special ended, the special aired in August 2021.
Francesca is yet to respond to the After the AltarDrama: Giannina stated to Insider she had reached out recently to Giannina.
“I did DM her and say like, ‘Hey, hope all is well.’ Like, ‘Hope all is well and good luck,’” she said. “To me, DMing her was really me accepting that I’ve moved on so much that it doesn’t even bother me.”
Scroll through for an update on the rest of the cast — including Mark, who skipped the second special: