Married at First Sight fans are fed up with Luke Cuccurullo. At this point in the MAFS season, the majority of fans believe that Kate Sisk would be better off without Luke in her life. Some are even calling for an intervention. In addition, some of the backlash is landing on the experts as well. Some viewers lay the blame on the experts for allowing things to get this far without putting a stop to it. Luke recently shed tears on an episode of MAFS Unfiltered. Is he trying to cover up his bad behavior?
Married at First Sight: Luke Cuccurullo Claims He Wants to be Married
On the latest MAFS Unfiltered, things got heavy early. Luke Cuccurullo is notorious for dodging questions when confronted directly. It seems host Jamie Otis wasn’t going to let him off the hook so easily. – at least in theory. Luke claimed that he didn’t realize he was doing as bad a job as he did. Further, watching the footage back may have been something of an eye-opener for him.
Interestingly, he said on Married at First Sight that marriage is something that he wants “so bad”. However, his actions seem to contradict that. He admitted that Kate Sisk wasn’t his type. Even so, he did little to try and build something between them. Instead, he put all the blame on Kate Sisk’s shoulders and continued to cite her “drinking problem” as the main obstacle in their union.
MAFS: Luke Breaks Down – Are Tears Genuine?
At one point on Married at First Sight Unfiltered, Luke broke down in tears and had to remove himself from the situation. Even after walking off set and returning, it was still impossible to get a straight answer out of him. First, he said he was “terrible”. Then, in the same breath, he said “pretty good”. Luke claimed that he wasn’t ready to be intimate with Kate Sisk. He insisted he cares for her – despite what the cameras show.
Further, Luke Cuccurullo claimed that he wanted to take care of Kate Sisk. He said that he came into the situation feeling hopeful. But then said things didn’t line up in terms of expectations versus reality. Married at First Sight viewers recently saw Luke ditch his wife on their one-month anniversary. If this is his idea of taking care of her, he may have his wires crossed.
Are Married at First Sight Experts to Blame?
While it’s very easy to make Luke Cuccurullo the scapegoat on this season of MAFS, some viewers are taking it a step further. Many watchers are calling out the experts for what they see as an oversight on their part. One user on Reddit wrote: “The show should have shutdown production on Luke and Kate, gotten Kate real counseling, and not aired them”.
In addition, the user criticized the experts on Married at First Sight for what they see as “normalizing emotionally abusive relationships”. The user railed against Pastor Calvin Roberson and Dr Pepper Schwartz for never getting into “the nitty gritty about the reality of Luke’s behavior”.
Regardless of who shoulders the majority of the blame, there’s still more to watch as the Married at First Sight couples approach Decision Day. Will Kate Sisk divorce Luke Cuccurullo when the time comes? Viewers will have to keep watching to find out.
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