The commissioning deal serves as the 23rd of its kind for the dating show, which has garnered positive feedback from viewers worldwide, with many more deals to come. In the US, the show launched on the 19th of July, being the most streamed unscripted original series on Peacock, where it has been airing episodes 6 days a week for the first time. Polsat prepares to turn up the heat in Poland with new episodes of Love Island, airing six days a week beginning 29th August.
"Love Island" brings together single people from different parts of the world. Last week, the final of season 8 in the UK garnered a total audience of 4.1 million viewers. The show trended on Twitter every night of its run as the most watched program of the day on any channel on 12 different occasions and is consolidating at an average of 4.5 million viewers. The launch attracted an impressive five million viewers, and the show reached 269 million streams online.