Millionaire Joe was a runaway success for FOX when it debuted in 2003. Now, nearly 20 years later, the reality TV dating contest is back with Joe Millionaire: for the richest or the poorest. The premise is the same, but there are some significant differences between the original Millionaire Joe and reboot. Find out where each version of the reality series was filmed.
‘Joe Millionaire: For Richer or Poorer’ shot in Georgia instead of France
the original Millionaire Joe shot in France at the Château de la Bourdaisière in the countryside of the town of Montlouis-sur-Loire. The second season took place in northern and central Italy at Villa Oliva in Tuscany.
According to Cinephile, Joe Millionaire: for the richest or the poorest filmed in Jackson, a town in Butts County, Georgia at Lakeshore Manor. The property is located at 26 Lakeshore Drive and features a large yard, stacked stone fountain, ballroom, gardens, and lake views.
Joe Millionaire: for the richest or the poorest also filmed outside Lakeshore Manor. Some of the reboot dates take place in the Georgian capital, Atlanta.
“For Richer or Poorer” Adds a Twist to the Original Reality Series
Millionaire Joe is a series that captures the essence of The single person in that it features single women vying for the affection of an eligible bachelor. Evan Marriott was the star of the original Joe Millionaire.
On the show, he was portrayed as a high-powered millionaire. But in reality and unbeknownst to the women vying for his affection, Marriott was a construction worker whose true identity was revealed at the end of the show.
contrary to The single personwhich usually ends with a commitment, Millionaire Joe ended with lavish prizes. Despite the lies, Marriot chose Zora Andrich and the two went on a relationship, splitting the $1 million prize.
With the 2022 reboot Joe Millionaire: for the richest or the poorest, most details are the same. But this time, the setting is different. Also, there are two men this time around: Steven McBee and Kurt Sowers. One of them is a millionaire, the other is not.
How many episodes of the ‘Joe Millionaire’ reboot will there be?
At the time of publication, four episodes of Joe Millionaire: for the richest or the poorest have been broadcast. Through The Futon Reviewer, there are still seven episodes of the reality series to go, totaling 11 for the season. So far, the following episode titles have been released:
- “Campfire, Hugs, S’more Drama” – January 27, 2022
- “Pool Party Paradise” – February 3, 2022
- “On your marks, get set, JOE!” — February 10, 2022
The end of Joe Millionaire: for the richest or the poorest will air on March 10, 2022. At this time, it is unknown if the network has any plans for a reunion special leading up to the finale, the women say it all. Additionally, plans for a special post-final reunion similar to After the final rose are not clear.
Watch new episodes of Joe Millionaire: for the richest or the poorest on FOX Thursday nights at 8 p.m. ET.
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