Popular hosts AJ Johnson and Tony Gaskins are putting some of your favorite celebrity couples to the test in an array of adrenaline-fueled challenges on MTV’s Couples Retreat; so let’s meet the cast.
Let’s meet the couples before we dive into the show, which premieres on May 2 at 9 pm ET.
Apollo Nida is already known to fans of The Real Housewives of Atlanta. He tied the knot with his longtime fiancée Sherien Almufti, just before the cameras started rolling for the Couples Retreat.
Many fans may recognize Nida from his previous marriage to Phaedra Parks, the duo share two children together.
Sherien and her partner share a passion for property investment and we can’t wait to watch their romantic journey unfold.
Falynn Pina, previously known for appearing on RHOA, the star made headlines when her ex-husband, Simon Guobadia, left her for Porsha Williams. However, she is back on a reality show with her new partner as they discuss premarital issues at the couple’s retreat.
Who is Jaylan Pina? He was Falynn’s former assistant turned fiancé but he is also a successful club promoter. After commemorating their one-year engagement and having a baby within the past year, the duo are moving pretty fast.
Ronnie, a member of the iconic groups New Edition and Bel Biv DeVoe, he is no stranger to the spotlight. In this season he and his partner will confront the challenges of his demanding touring schedule.
Shamari DeVoe was a full-time cast member on RHOA, she is also known for being a member of the R&B girl group Blaque. The duo has been married for 16 years and this marks the DeVoes’ second season on Couples Retreat.
Calesha “Bre-Z” Murray
Bre-Z and Chris Amore are the first LGBTQ couple to join MTV’s Couples Retreat. Bre-Z is a renowned rapper and actress, known for her performances on hit shows like Empire and All-American.
Chris Amore is a popular celebrity makeup artist and now that Bre-Z is taking a break from work, the couple is putting more time into their relationship.
Fatboy SSE is a renowned entertainer, actor, entrepreneur, and social media influencer. However recent rumors of infidelity and Fatboy’s open struggle with a gambling addiction have led them to lay all their cards on the table this season.
Tiana Kimbrough was not only her husband’s brand ambassador but also turned out to be the love of his life, the duo married four years ago.
Yung Joc is a renowned hip-hop artist and radio DJ, who has achieved multi-platinum success in his career. He is married to Kendra Robinson but their first year of marriage was marred by rumors of infidelity.
Kendra struggles with trust issues following the betrayal of her husband. Despite the challenges they face, both Yung Joc and Kendra are committed to salvaging their relationship; that’s why they’ve come on MTV’s Couple’s Retreat.