MAFS UK 2023 groom

The first rumoured MAFS UK 2023 groom has been on a bunch of reality TV shows before

The show is currently filming

The first rumoured groom on Married at First Sight UK is said to be Nathanial Valentino, who once appeared on Geordie Shore, according to The Sun.

The marital experiment is currently filming in the UK, as confirmed by Mel Schilling, and Nathanial is reportedly set to be an intruder groom on MAFS UK 2023. Former intruder grooms include Rupert Bugden on the Australian series and Matthew Murray on the UK series.

Nathanial appeared on Geordie Shore: Hot Single Summer in 2021 and was also a cast member on E4’s Young Free and Single.

An insider told The Sun about the rumoured MAFS UK 2023 groom: “Nathanial will make great telly. He is really good looking and has a history with reality TV so he knows how to cause drama and get people talking.”

Nathanial works in events and marketing and is very well connected in the entertainment industry.

From his Twitter alone, Nathanial has posted pictures with pop star Rita Ora, Celebrity Big Brother star Jemma Lucy and he appeared on Lateysha Grace’s Million Dollar Baby.

MAFS expert Melanie Schilling revealed the UK series is currently filming on This Morning. Alison Hammond asked the expert: “What about the UK version? Is that coming back?” to which Melanie responded: “Yes. We are filming it right now. I cannot say anything yet. It’s incredible. It’s a different level.”

The date for the new UK season has not been announced but it is expected to air in late August, similarly to last year’s season. Last year it was confirmed this season would have 37 episodes, longer than any UK season before.

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