Too Hot to Handle has returned just in time for viewers to snuggle up on the couch and dream of warm Caribbean weather. The Netflix reality show is famous for gathering sex-crazed beautiful people and not letting them have sex, as a piece of surveillance tech named Lana tries to turn them from commitment-phobes to vulnerable, monogamous daters.
For their fourth season, the show has raised the stakes, both in its initial false reality show set-up (they even recruited Mario Lopez!) to the prize pot, which has increased to $200,000. The first five episodes dropped on Wednesday, so let's meet the Too Hot to Handle season 4 cast members who will slowly chip at the pot for some very expensive kisses.
Brittan, 22, is a model born and raised in Hawaii whose name is "like the country, but spelled better." She is "addicted" to sex, hates the term "make love," and says that in 2022, loving casual sex makes her an icon.
Creed, 24, is an entrepreneur from Perth, Australia, who grew up working in a spray tan salon. He has more female friends than male friends, which he says is great because he can't live without women. He's also a nerd and a mama's boy, so he can work all the angles while dating.
Dominique, 23, is a student from Colorado who studies software engineering. She says she loves being in a male-dominated field because she enjoys intimidating men with her brains and beauty. She's also looking for a man with big dick energy to go with her big dick energy.
James, 23, is a physical trainer and basketball player from Hawaii who enjoys offering tourists the" Vacation Penis Package." He's super competitive and loves to win, which is why he can claim to be the best in bed. Also, he shares tons of workouts on Instagram for fitness buffs.
Jawahir, 22, is a model from Amsterdam who speaks several languages and whose ideal type is Michael B. Jordan. She's a sucker for bad boys, though she's sure that her choices are frustrating her ancestors who would want to see her with a good guy. When she discovers the Lana twist, she says that it may be karma.
Kayla, 22, is a model from Los Angeles who knows how to take the perfect selfie. She's a self-proclaimed flirt, player, and heartbreaker, and she describes her ideal type as tall, dark, and handsome. Also, she says that though she resembles Mariah Carey, she cannot sing.
Nick, 28, hails from Michigan and is an artist, model, yogi, and Instagram poet. He's very in touch with his spiritual side and he's good with his hands. (Yes, he's confirmed that's a sex thing.) He also has an open mind, saying he would volunteer to mate with an alien species.
Nigel, 29, is an entrepreneur from New Jersey who describes himself as a businessman by day and "Naughty Nigel" by night. He loves being single, thinks about sex all the time, and refuses to tie himself down to one woman. Jury's still out on whether Lana's experiment will change his ways.
Seb, 24, is a Scottish racing driver and self-proclaimed jokester. He says that he learned how to chat to girls when he was younger, before he had a glow up, and that now his humor is an advantage in the dating game. He's also really proud of his bum, which he says is “like a girl’s bum.”
Sophie, 22, is an event manager from England. Though she's often compared to Kate Middleton, she describes herself as "equally girly and grubby." She also knows her way around a riding crop, thanks to the pony she had as a girl.
Ethan, 26, is a model from Bristol, England. He's a self-advertised bad boy but he also says he's a mummy's boy deep down (still, there are things that his mum shouldn't know). He has two cats, and he's happy to break the rules.
Flavia, 25, is a singer and actress from Lima, Peru, who recently won a People's Choice Award for Latin influencer of the Year. She says in her intro that she's not good at following rules and doesn't take "no" for an answer. Also, she plans to be forward and win guys over with her ass(ets).
Imogen, 24, is a beauty therapist from Sydney, Australia, who previously appeared on the Aussie game show Take Me Out. She describes herself as the female version of a bad boy. She also gets what she wants, when she wants, and doesn’t care what she has to do to get it. (Fun fact: she’s friends with Georgia from Season 3!)
Shawn, 25, is a model and army veteran from Florida. He says he’s a “Florida hurricane” who puts the dirty in Dirty South. His friends describe him as the joker, and he also says that if you Google “sexy black man,” you’ll see a picture of him.
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