Remember when Justin Timberlake and Andy Samberg asked us to guess what was in that box? You know, the Saturday Night Live skit where they tell us they’ve “got somethin' real important to give” us and it turns out to be, well, you know the song.
We bring up that classic tune because we want it known that it’s our pick for the theme song for a new reality TV program. Headed for America via special delivery from the U.K., Sex Box is pretty much exactly what it sounds like.
Real couples with relationship problems enter a soundproof box to have sex. Let us repeat that: Couples have sex in a box while cameras film from the outside.
Then, to give this all a little extra dose of reality, the post-coital couple faces a panel of experts to address those love life issues they admitted to having pre-box. This, the producers say, “fosters conversations about intimacy that are completely filterless and emotionally honest.” We bet the dudes just look really, really drowsy.
So, where can you watch such delightful television? That’d be WE. Deadline reports the channel’s ordered an hour-long pilot, hoping to mirror the show’s success in the U.K. Let’s hope they can keep it up...