Today Channel 4 have confirmed that ground-breaking reality gameshow The Circle will be returning in 2019 with an extended run and a weekly live episode.
The Circle is the first reality show where players communicate via a social network. Contestants live in separate apartments in a single building and play games and chat with each other through a unique voice-activated social media platform, called The Circle.
They rate each other frequently, unpopular players are ‘blocked’ and ultimately the most popular player wins a cash prize.
The first series aired on Channel 4 in September 2018 and was won by Alex Hobern who took on the persona of Kate throughout the series and he walked away with a total prize of £75,000.
The second series will see The Circle become more mischievous