Netflix’s hit reality series, The Circle, adds two Spice Girls to heat things up.
Season 4 of The Circle returns to Netflix today! The hit reality series where people move into the same building and only communicate through a custom “The Circle” app where they are able to present themselves in any way they choose, or just completely catfish the others begins its fourth season with a major twist! Emma Burton and Melanie “Mel B” Brown, also known as Baby Spice and Scary Spice of the Spice Girls are entering the circle and catfishing the other contestants as Jared. If the other contestants can figure out these two Spice Girls are catfishing them, an extra $50,000 will be added to the prize fund, increasing it to $150,000.
Baby Spice and Scary Spice Enter The Circle
Emma Burton, Baby Spice, and Melanie “Mel B” Brown, Scary Spice, are two members of the world-renown British pop group, the Spice Girls. In the late 1990s, these women dominated the music world with their infectious dance songs and full embrace of all facets of “Girl Power.” Their first single was released in the summer of 1996 in Britain, where they dominated the summer there and in about 30 other countries. They debuted in the United States in 1997 and quickly dominated the Billboard charts as well as released Girl Power! which was a coffee table book of photographs, lyrics, and biographic information of the members of the group.
Later that year the Spice Girls released their second album Spiceworld along with their movie Spice World: The Movie. The film was not critically adored, but fans of the Spice Girls flocked to the theaters making it a moderate success. However, in 1998 the success began to fade and the girls became much more focused on their individual careers. Ginger left the group in the middle of their Spiceworld tour and Posh was becoming a tabloid staple after becoming engaged and married to David Beckham. In 2001 the group officially disbanded, but have reunited in 2007, at the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games, and in 2019, minus Posh,
Though they’re not a fully-fledged group anymore. The number of reunions and collaborations leads most to believe they are on good terms. And there are large populations of people who still adore them. Netflix is likely banking that fans of The Circle have a decent amount of crossover with the Spice Girls’ fandom. If anything, The Circle fans who do not know of the Spice Girls are in for a treat, as the chemistry of the Spice Girls in any combination is a hot commodity. Their stardom was a huge precursor to the reality show culture we know today, and they will likely bring an entirely new level of depth to the way The Circle is played.
The Circle Season 4 consists of 13 episodes. The first four are now streaming on Netflix, with four new episodes added for the next two weeks on May 11, 2022, and May 18, 2022. The final episode of the season will begin streaming on Wednesday, May 25, 2022. With the iconic Baby and Scary Spice, The Circle Season 4 is poised to be the wildest season yet. Hopefully Baby and Scary will make it through the entire season. At least the majority of it, as to not waste their talent and presence.
Audiences will just have to watch The Circle now streaming on Netflix with new episodes every Wednesday of May 2022.
About The Circle
Premiere Date: May 4, 2022 (batched)
Format: Starting May 4, new episodes of The Circle will roll out each Wednesday, with different phases of the competition featured across 13 hour-long episodes:
Week 1 (Wednesday, May 4): Epsiodes 1-4
Week 2 (Wednesday, May 11): Episodes 5-8
Week 3 (Wednesday, May 18): Episodes 9-12
Week 4 (Wednesday, May 25): Finale Episode
Production Company: Studio Lambert
The Circle is back for Season 4, and we’re turning the heat up higher than ever! What else would anyone expect from the spiciest season yet? More catfishing, more drama, more money and surprises await as a new set of contestants compete in challenges to earn the ultimate cash prize as top influencer. The Circle is hosted by comedian Michelle Buteau.
Are you excited to have Scary and Baby Spice join The Circle? How long do you think they’ll be able to convince the other contestants they’re Jared? Could this be the beginning of new and more frequent Spice Girls content? Let us know what you think in the comments below and admit how much you loved Spice World: The Movie to use on Twitter.