Tough Love
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Also known as 'Tough Love: Co-Ed'
Genre Reality
Presented by
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 6
No. of episodes 60
Executive producer(s)
  • Jim Berger
  • Nancy Juvonen
  • Drew Barrymore
  • Ember Truesdell
  • Chris Miller
  • Steve Ward
  • JoAnn Ward
  • Richard Hall
  • Elizabeth Grizzle Voorhees
  • Jill Holmes
  • Kristen Kelly
  • Laurel Stier
Running time 42 minutes
Production company(s) Flower Films
High Noon Entertainment
Distributor RDF Rights[1]
Original network VH1
Picture format 1080i (HDTV)
Original release March 15, 2009 (2009-03-15) – October 23, 2013 (2013-10-23)[2]
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Tough Love is an American reality television series that airs on VH1 and premiered on March 15, 2009.[3] The host and matchmaker of the show is Steven Ward of the Philadelphia-based Master Matchmakers. Steven Ward's mother, JoAnn Ward, offers relationship advice.


Season 1Edit

Main article: Tough Love (season 1)

The first season premiered on March 15, 2009, and featured eight women seeking relationship help.

Season 2Edit

Main article: Tough Love (season 2)

The second season premiered on November 15, 2009, and featured nine women seeking relationship help.

Season 3Edit

Main article: Tough Love Couples

The third season was announced before the second season had completed. It was the first season to include couples,[4] and premiered April 12, 2010.

Season 4Edit

Main article: Tough Love Miami

Season 4 of Tough Love Miami premiered on October 2, 2011.

Season 5Edit

Season 5 of Tough Love was set in New Orleans and premiered in summer 2012

Season 6Edit

Main article: Tough Love: Co-Ed

Season 6 features both guys and girls.


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