Naked and Afraid XL spoilers are out. Discovery Channel announced the cast for the new season premiering May 24th at 8:00 p.m. In this new season, only the strong will survive this 40 day and 40 night challenge. This season will be made up of 4 teams of Naked and Afraid veterans where they will face being eliminated by fellow survivalists.
Naked and Afraid XL Participants Are Entering The Valley of the Banished
In this new season 6 of Naked and Afraid XL the contestants will be attempting something that has never been done. The 12 survivalists will have to prove that they can live for 40 days in the savannah of South Africa. Every survivalist in the group will have to prove their worthiness or they risk being cast out.
The Valley of the Banished: Meet the Ladies
There will be twelve survivalists competing, consisting of 6 women and 6 men, broken up into four groups of three. One of the groups will have Naked and Afraid XL survivalist Gwen Grimes from Eagle, Alaska.
In another group, there will be two ladies, Makani Nalu from Venice, California, and Kate Wentworth from Passadumkeag, Maine. The third group has one female Sarah Bartell with two of the veteran men of Naked and Afraid XL.
The fourth group of Naked and Afraid XL: The Valley of the Banished will also have two ladies, Suzänne Zeta from Ashland, Virginia, and Dawn Dussault from Kanata, Ontario. Suzänne and Dawn were the only women that started out together before having a guy join them.
Many fans will recognize most of the ladies coming back for season 6 of Naked and Afraid XL. Makani was a memorable survivalists because she doesn’t eat meat and during her challenge last time she survived 21 days without breaking her diet.
The Men of Naked and Afraid XL
One of the Naked and Afraid XL groups consists of two guys, Wes Harper from Cary, North Carolina, and Joshua Bell from Statham, Georgia. Another group has survivalist Bulent Gurcan from Point Roberts, Washington joining by two of the ladies.
The third group has Jonathan Bonessi from Southampton, New York, and Ryan Eacret from Hot Springs, Arkansas. The final group will have Seth Reece from Shortsville, New York with two of the other women from Naked and Afraid XL.
Some of you might remember veteran Seth Reece because of his lack of social skills. Seth says that he worked on his social skills since filming last time. Now he is looking forward to playing and getting along better with people on his team.
Only the Strong Will Survive This Season 6
The first episode will begin like every other episode with two survivors meeting and getting naked, only this time they will be joined by a third survivalist. The third person joining each group is seeking redemption from a challenge they attempted to complete before.
All twelve survivalists of Season 6 Naked and Afraid XL are ready to face scorching temperatures in South Africa. We will see who the weakest links are. Only the ones with the strongest willpower will make it out alive after 40 days.
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