The release date for Finding Prince Charming season 2 — Pending
This article has the most up-to-date info on the status of Finding Prince Charming season 2 as we continuously monitor the news to keep you in the know. VH1 has officially renewed the series for another season. To get notified of the premiere date – subscribe for updates below.
Show format and production info
A new American reality series, Finding Price Charming, debuted on Logo on September 8, 2016. It is the first dating show in the history of television featuring exclusively gay participants. It hails from Brian Graden Media and is executive produced by Brian Graden, Dave Mace, Fred Birckhead, Nick Murray, Chris McCarthy, Pamela Post and Stevenson Greene. Pop singer Lance Bass is the host of the show.
The format of the show follows that of The Bachelor, with an attractive bachelor, black tie ceremonies replacing rose ceremonies and other familiar attributes. This season Robert Sepúlveda Jr., an Atlanta native and renowned interior designer is the man at the heart of the show. Thirteen men stay in a mansion together along with Prince Charming, and their search for true love entails solo and group dates, and via progressive elimination Prince Charming will attempt to choose the suitor who may be the one.
Ratings and chances of renewal
Due to the breakthrough nature of the show, it is not surprising that Finding Prince Charming was immediately surrounded by controversy – most of it centered around the figure of this season`s bachelor and his background as an escort. The show`s premiere episode drew an audience of 158,000 viewers on Logo and 184,000 on VH1. Whether or not this new dating show catches on with the viewers remains to be seen, so please stay tuned for relevant announcements.
UPDATED October 13, 2016: In the midst of its currently broadcast successful freshman installment, Finding Prince Charming has been commissioned for a second season by Logo. The network is currently looking for the next available gay bachelor to star in the second season. Additionally, an online casting call for potential suitors will be open between November 3, 2016 and November 16, 2016, and fans will be able to vote for their favorites. Stay tuned, and we will bring you more specific information on the next season of Finding Prince Charming as soon as it becomes available.