Netflix’s ‘The Ultimatum: Queer Love’: Everything You Need to Know and More!

Queer love is being put to the ultimate test with Netflix’s newest reality series The Ultimatum: Queer Love. We know the excitement is real, and we’re here to give you all the details!

Love is in the air, or maybe not! In the newest installment of Netflix’s hot series The Ultimatum, five LGBTQ+ couples come on the experiment to find out if they are truly meant to be. The cast of The Ultimatum: Queer Love is made up of women and non-binary people, and over the course of eight weeks each couple will determine if they’re ready to tie the knot or call it quits.

If you’re unfamiliar with the premise of the original The Ultimatum series, the new series follows suit. The show puts five couples to the test by pairing individual partners with new a potential partner to get a taste for an alternative future. It’s up to them to decide which course they will take, leave with a new boo or take a chance at marriage with their original partner.

The trailer recently dropped for The Ultimatum: Queer Love and it has a refreshing feel! New host, JoAnna Garcia Swisher, who also stars in Netflix’s Sweet Magnolia’s guides the couples as they work to determine their fate. The trailer teases various reasons for contestants’ apprehension in marrying their partners, and one of them is a dog.

The show stems from the same creators of Love is Blind and Perfect Match, two of Netflix’s popular dating shows, so if you enjoyed those then you’re sure to love this! Buckle your seats because you’re in for a wild ride, the trailer glimpsed a season filled with juicy drama, and the best part is, it’s all queer.

The series wrapped filming in June 2022 and is set to release the first 4 episodes on Netflix on May 24. The rest of the episodes will be released in fours the following two Wednesdays after the original release. Get your Twitter fingers ready, we can’t wait to see all your reactions to the newest queer reality show, The Ultimatum: Queer Love.

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Nailah Tukpah is a multimedia content writer/creator and senior student at Brown University. She currently interns for AfterBuzz TV and Heal Squad with Maria Menounos, and she aspires to pursue a career in the entertainment industry. Nailah is from Maryland, a lover of fashion and film, and she can’t imagine a world without music.