Love is Blind season 4 live reunion: release date, how to watch in UK - and can you ask the couples questions?
Fans in the UK have been left waiting after the Love is Blind live reunion ‘did not turn out as we had planned’
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Fans were left frustrated as they tried to tune into the Love is Blind live reunion on Netflix.
For the first time in Love is Blind history, viewers of the popular dating series where couples fall in love sight unseen were given the opportunity to watch the reunion unfold live, however as viewers tried to tune in, screening errors caused delays, with the live show not airing for UK fans.
Season 4 has had plenty of shocking twists from Irinia Solomonova and Zack Goytowski’s awkward split in Mexico to Jackelina Bonds opting to ditch her wedding dress fitting. All 12 episodes are available to watch on Netflix, including the season finale which dropped last Friday (14 April) and reveals which couples said “I do”.
As well as being able to watch the drama unfold live, viewers were given the opportunity to ask any burning questions they may have for the couples during Netflix’s live reunion special. So, what happened with the Love is Blind reunion, why was it delayed and when can you watch it in the UK? Here’s everything you need to know.
When can I watch Love Is Blind Reunion in the UK?
The Love is Blind live reunion had been scheduled to stream globally from from Los Angeles at 5pm PT, however one hour later fans were still left in the waiting room. The episode did not start until 6.16pm PT and was not available globally as previously promised.
Netflix have since taken to social media to confirm the Love is Blind reunion episode will now air globally at 12pm PT on April 17, this means that it will be available to watch in the UK from 8pm.
Why was the Love is Blind Live Reunion delayed?
Netflix have not revealed the official cause of the delay. Taking to social media they apologised stating that it “did not turn out as we had planned”. They said: “To everyone who stayed up late, woke up early, gave up their Sunday afternoon… we are incredibly sorry that the Love is Blind Live Reunion did not turn out as we had planned. We’re filming it now and we’ll have it on Netflix as soon as humanly possible. Again, thank you and sorry.”
Is there a trailer?
Netflix released a trailer for the upcoming reunion featuring the couples from season 4, along with hosts Nick and Vanessa Lachey. The theme of the trailer is tea, with the cast sipping from golden teapots and teacups and sharing that the tea “would be spilled”.
Fans are ready to expect plenty of drama and could possibly get some answers surrounding the Jackie and Marshall split. You can watch the Love is Blind: The Live Reunion trailer below:
What couples will be on Love is Blind: The Live Reunion?
All five couples from season 4 will be at the reunion, with Netflix confirming Brett Brown and Tiffany Pennywell, Chelsea Griffin and Kwame Appiah, Paul Peden and Micah Lussier, Marshall Glaze and Jackelina Bonds, and Zack Goytowski and Bliss Poureetezadi will be there to discuss what went down.
Irina Solomonova is also expected to feature in the reunion, Zack’s former fiancée has faced widespread backlash for her behaviour during her time in the pods. On 2 April she addressed her “immature” actions in a video on Instagram alongside the caption “from my heart”. In the video she apologised to fans, saying: “I’m so so sorry to the people that watched the show that felt frustrated, angry, hurt, by the way that I was mistreating people.”
Can you ask the couples questions?
Love is Blind fans were given the opportunity to put forward any burning questions they had for the season 4 couples. Fans simply had to ask a question on Instagram or Twitter before the reunion aired using the hashtag #LoveIsBlindLIVE to be in with a chance of having it answered by the couples.