Could this be the new Love Island – but with an ancient twist? Eight couples are transported back to Roman times where the lads are transformed into gladiators, taking part in various battles during the Emperor’s Games. The boys are trained by the fearsome ‘Doctore’ (David McIntosh from Sky 1’s Gladiators) and perform daily tasks, which lead up to a grand final in a specially constructed Colosseum packed with a baying crowd.
When in Rome…
Contestants Charelle and Dino