Italia 1 launches a new season of reality series La Pupa e il Secchione e viceversa, based on the format Beauty and the Geek, already broadcast by Italia 1 in 2006 and 2010. The news series will start on Thursday, January 21 at 21.20. The show is hosted by comedian Andrea Pucci who will presents a group of mixed couples men and women.
As in the previous edition the men are paired together and face different challenges and activities to test their intellect and culture.
Five men (nerds) and five attractive women (beauties) plus 3 more will live in a luxury villa in Rome.
Professor Verdegiglio will be the one to inquire and ask questions about cultura while Francesca Cipriani will co-presents with Andrea Pucci.
The series is produced by Endemol Shine Banijay for Mediaset.
In 2020 the program recorded an average of 1.8mln viewers with an audience share of 9.80%.