Renewed and returning: “Are You The One?,” “Breaking Amish”

In this week's round-up, new seasons are in store for TLC's Breaking Amish, Animal Planet's Tanked and MTV's Are You The One? (pictured).
August 29, 2014

In this week’s round-up, new seasons are in store for TLC’s Breaking Amish, Animal Planet’s Tanked, MTV’s Are You The One? (pictured), Cottage Life’s Selling Big and W Network’s Love It or List It Vancouver.

TLC is back with a new season of Breaking Amish, set to premiere on September 18 at 10 p.m. EST/PST. The season features a new cast of men and woman between the ages of 21 and 29 who leave their rural communities behind for a life in Brooklyn. The series is produced by Hot Snakes Media.

Animal Planet will also return with new episodes of Tanked on September 19 at 10 p.m. EST/PST. The fifth season of the Nancy Glass Productions-made series will follow aquarium builders Wayde King and Brett Raymer as they carry out projects for high-profile clients including Shaquille O’Neal, Mario Lopez and Theresa Caputo.

Meanwhile, MTV has renewed its matchmaking series Are You The One? which is set to debut on October 6 at 10 p.m. EST/PST. The show follows a group of 10 single women and 10 single men who will travel to Puerto Rico in the hopes of finding their perfect match. The series is produced by Lighthearted Entertainment.

Over in Canada, Cottage Life has signed on for a second season of Selling Big, which will debut on September 3 at 10 p.m. EST/PST. The docuseries – produced by Mountain Road Productions in association with Blue Ant Media – follows the team at Ritchie Bros., the world’s largest auctioneer of heavy equipment and trucks.

Canada’s W Network has also picked up a third season of Big Coat Productions’ property reality series Love It or List It Vancouver. Co-hosted by interior designer Jillian Harris and real estate entrepreneur Todd Talbot, the show features the two hosts sparring to convince homeowners to either look for another property or renovate their run-down home.

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