Temptation Island’s Mark L. Walberg Teases New Season 5 Changes

Adjustments are coming to Temptation Island — and host Mark L. Walberg teased how these twists will fire up drama on season 5 of the fact relationship sequence.

“We’ve got 4 {couples} who’re actually, totally expressed and actually rolling up their sleeves and moving into it,” Walberg, 60, completely informed Us Weekly on Tuesday, June 13. “There are some twists and turns within the format that spice issues up — issues that I didn’t understand would repay the way in which that they did.”

One other group of {couples} will head to Hawaii on the present’s fifth season — which premieres on Wednesday, June 14 — to determine whether or not their relationships can stand up to the temptation of the present’s engaging single contestants. Season 5 will see the introduction of the Temptation Mild, which is able to illuminate each time a contestant offers into temptation.

“It doesn’t actually let you know something, who’s doing what or what they’re doing,” Walberg informed Us. “However what goes on of their minds makes issues somewhat loopy.”

Temptation Islands Mark L Walberg Teases Season 5 Format Changes

Mark L. Walberg
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The previous Antiques Roadshow host — who shares two children together with his spouse, Robbi Morgan — admitted that he was uncertain of the format modifications at first, however modified his thoughts as soon as he noticed them put into motion. “That Temptation Mild popping on reminds them whereas they’re at their villa that there’s one thing else occurring to be continuously conscious of and that staying off your heart really can inform you,” he shared. “It can provide you solutions, precise official, genuine solutions.”

The Mild, particularly, modifications the temper “each time” it goes off, Walberg defined. “I believe a few the individuals are like, laying on the sofa to observe if the lights occurring or off all night time lengthy,” the sport present host teased. “After which, sooner or later, it’s like, ‘If their gentle’s on, let’s get our gentle on,’ type of vibe. It’s actually attention-grabbing.”

The singles may even play an even bigger half this season as they may have the power to ship their desired companions letters — one thing solely {couples} might do previously. “We’re additionally empowering the singles somewhat bit extra this season,” the South Carolina native revealed. “In [the] previous, it’s been concerning the 4 {couples} and the singles are kind of there for them, however we didn’t actually get into their story as deeply as we’re this season. So, we get to provide them an opportunity to really be a part of this course of somewhat bit.”

Temptation Islands Mark L Walberg Teases Season 5 Format Changes

(L-R) Leonila “Paris” Pedro, Nzubechukwu “Nice” Ezihie, Kaitlin Tufts, Corridor Toledano, Marisela Figueroa, Christopher Wells, Vanessa Valente and Roberto Maldonado on ‘Temptation Island’
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Whereas a number of the single contestants will proceed to be as “seductive” as ever, a lot of the new additions are there for real causes. “I believe anyone who’s on the present — I imply, the final word objective is to discover a actual love, one thing actual,” he informed Us. “And even the most important gamers — whenever you actually get beneath the floor — are weak and uncertain and need the identical issues.”

Regardless of the present’s new modifications, one factor will stay the identical: attractive bachelors and bachelorettes. “These guys have it collectively, they’re attractive,” Walberg joked, including that the variety of abs in season 5 is “daunting.”

He continued: “They’re gamers. They [have], , ‘Nothing’s gonna get to me’ type of vibe. Effectively, whenever you discuss to them, that’s not the reality in any respect. We’re all a scared child inside to a point.”

Season 5 of Temptation Island premieres Wednesday, June 14, on USA Community at 9 p.m. ET. Episodes can be obtainable to stream subsequent day on Peacock.

With reporting by Christina Garibaldi