E4 has ordered a weekly companion show to air alongside Married At First Sight UK.

CPL Productions, which is responsible for the revamped format, has landed 5 x 45-minute support show Married At First Sight: Afters, which will offer behind the scenes gossip, interviews with the participants and experts.

AJ Odudu will host and the show was ordered by by digital commissioning editor Navi Lamba and commissioning editor Gilly Greenslade, with CPL’s Dermot Caulfield, Murray Boland and Danielle Lux exec producing. 

CPL creative director Murray Boland said: ”There’s a real public appetite to pore over every last detail of the programme and Married At First Sight: Afters is the perfect place to dissect all the drama.”

The Married at First Sight format is distributed worldwide by Red Arrow Studios International.