SANTA CLARITA, Calif., October 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Love Boat…promises something for everyone…came true today as cast members of original scripted show ‘The Love Boat’ met the hosts of CBS’ romantic adventure dating show “The Real Love Boat”, Rebecca Romijn and Jerry O’Connelland The Real Love Boat Crew.

“Rebecca and I grew up watching the original ‘Love Boat’ and our show is inspired by that beloved series, so meeting the original cast was just a wonderful experience,” said Jerry O’Connellhost of “The Real Love Boat”.

Princess Cruises Celebration Ambassador Jill Whelan (Vicki Stubing), is joined by his colleague “love boat“cast members Cynthia Lauren Tewes (Julie McCoy), Bernie Kopell (Doc), Fred Grandy (Gopher) and Ted Lange (Isaac) were on board as they departed for a “love boat“cruise departing from the Port of Los Angeles on a seven-day round-trip cruise to the Mexican Riviera aboard the Discovery Princess. The original ensemble cast will celebrate their friend and everyone’s favorite cruise ship, Captain Stubing, with a tribute to actor Gavin MacLeod. Together, they will also share their favorite memories from the show and participate in various guest activities, including a renewal of vows for guests.

“The Real Boat of Love”, Hosted by Rebecca Romijn and Jerry O’Connelltakes place on a Princess Cruises luxury ship and they are joined by the ship’s crew members – the captain Paul Arrigo, Ezra Freeman (bartender) and Matt Mitcham (Cruise Director) – bringing singles together to sail the Mediterranean while looking for love. With over 40 combined years of working in the industry, Arrigo, Freeman and Mitcham bring their real-world expertise to help singles find love on this adventure of a lifetime. Destination dates, challenges, and surprise new singles test couples’ compatibility and chemistry. Like the beloved original scripted series set aboard a Princess cruise ship, indispensable crew members play a pivotal role in pairing and navigating the romantic (and sometimes turbulent) waters ahead. “The Real Love Boat” airs on the CBS 9/8c television network and is available to stream live and on demand on Paramount+.

About Princess Cruises

One of the most recognizable names in cruises, Princess Cruises is the world’s leading premium international cruise line and tour operator operating a fleet of 15 modern cruise ships, carrying millions of guests each year to 330 destinations in around the world, including Caribbean, AlaskaPanama Canal, Mexican Riviera, Europe, South America, Australia/New Zealandthe South Pacific, Hawaii, Asia, Canada/ Cruises in New England, Antarctica and around the world. A team of professional destination experts have curated 170 itineraries, ranging in length from three to 111 days, and Princess Cruises is continually recognized as “the best cruise line for itineraries”. In 2017, Princess Cruises, along with parent company Carnival Corporation, launched MedallionClass Vacations enabled by the Medallion Device, the vacation industry’s most advanced wearable device, provided free of charge to every guest sailing on a MedallionClass ship. The award-winning innovation offers the fastest way to an effortless personalized vacation, giving guests more time to do the things they love most. The company is part of Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK).

SOURCE Princess Cruises