The new Netflix show Perfect Match proved to be a smash hit, which has led many of the male cast members to see a rise in their social media following. Since the show was cast from Netflix reality TV shows, the extended cast already had familiarity in the spotlight and with gaining social media followings. However, several Perfect Match men are truly blowing up on social media after causing drama and romantic intrigue.
Netflix introduced Perfect Match season 1 on Valentine’s Day, bringing back many popular and controversial cast members from their various reality TV shows. Cast members from Too Hot To Handle, The Circle, Love Is Blind, The Mole, and more joined the show that sees singles coupling up for a chance to control which newcomers enter the villa. Cast members who fail to find a match are eliminated though they will later have the chance to be brought back into the house and once again search for their perfect match. The search has led to many of the men being buzzed about, as Netflix wasn’t shy about casting controversial reality TV villains.
7 Dom Gabriel (207K)
The Mole‘s Dom Gabriel appears to be the up-and-coming male star of Perfect Match. Dom has 207K Instagram followers and gaining. This is impressive for someone who was relatively unknown before joining Perfect Match. Dom captured the attention of Too Hot To Handle star Francesca Farago first and later asked her fellow THTH‘s Georgia Hassarati to be his girlfriend on the show. Dom, who was 30 while filming and came across as in touch with his emotions, has been praised for his kindness and loyalty. Many viewers are now flocking to Instagram to follow him, and he is quite fond of sharing comedy skits with his growing fanbase.
6 Mitchell Eason (248K)
Mitchell Eason joined Perfect Match after appearing on The Circle season 2, which led to him quickly reconnecting with his Too Hot To Handle and The Circle ex-girlfriend Chloe Veitch. As the only virgin in the house, Mitchell was also the youngest male cast member to look for love. Mitchell, who was 23 while filming, currently has 249K Instagram followers. Mitchell gained a quarter of a million followers thanks to his reality TV fame, while he appears to enjoy being an influencer. People were clearly interested in his past relationship with Chloe, who has approaching 2 million Instagram followers after appearing across numerous Netflix reality TV shows.
5 Zay Wilson (392K)
After being dumped on The Ultimatum: Marry or Move On, Zay Wilson joined Perfect Match to give love another shot. Unfortunately, his lack of communication skills once again got in the way of him being able to build a relationship. Though Zay, who was 27 during filming, was eliminated in the first round of Perfect Match, he still has 392K Instagram followers who are cheering him on. Zay does not post a lot on social media, though he still has a large following who is interested in keeping up with his life.
4 Shayne Jansen (555K)
At age 33, Love Is Blind villain Shayne Jansen was the oldest cast member to join Perfect Match. However, he matched up with the youngest cast member, 22-year-old Izzy Fairthrone, at one point. Shayne has been given a villain title due to his explosive temper, short fuse, and general instability. However, he also isn’t considered as big of a villain as Love Is Blind star Bartise Bowden since Shayne does have genuine and likable moments that earned him 555K Instagram followers. Shayne comes across as likable online and shared a lot of sweet content with his mother, who has since passed away.
3 Joey Sasso (739K)
Joey Sasso pulled away as The Circle season 1 winner, as he was a likable man with a big personality. The newly sober man entered Perfect Match with a determination not to drink, which left Joey out of many of the drunken antics that tend to occur on reality TV shows. Joey coupled up quickly with Kariselle Snow of Sexy Beasts and Are You The One? fame. Joey, who was 29 during filming, has made a splash in the world of influencing thanks to his reality TV appearances and early win on The Circle. He currently has 739K Instagram followers as he shares his life as an influencer with his followers.
2 Damien Powers (835K)
Damien Powers failed to impress with his lackluster energy on Perfect Match after being crowned a Love Is Blind mega-villain. However, criticism hasn’t stopped Damien from amassing a sizable online following. Damien, who was 31 when Perfect Match was filmed, currently has 833K Instagram followers and counting after airing his messy yet intriguing relationship with Giannina Gibelli on Love Is Blind season 1. Damien wasted no time when it came to coupling up with Francesca on Perfect Match, though she later discarded him. Though Damien angered many, he still has plenty of people who follow him, as he currently sits at 835K Instagram followers.
1 Chase DeMoor (1.5 Million)
Chase DeMoor, who may have a girlfriend, earned villain status after his appearance on Too Hot To Handle season 2. Chase was once again controversial on Perfect Match as he threw himself at all the women in the house in an attempt to not be eliminated. Chase, who was 26 during filming, is constantly mocked online, but this hasn’t stopped him from gaining 1.5 million Instagram followers. Chase considers himself to be an A-List star, even though the Los Angeles resident is only famous for his Netflix fame. However, Chase does have more followers than any of his fellow Perfect Match male cast members, as social media clearly means a lot to him.
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