Holiday Love Rats (1 x 60′) – This documentary tells the stories of Brits who have been completely duped by Holiday Love Rats. Most people are attracted to the idea of a holiday romance – but in these cases they have led to heartbreak and financial ruin. Predators lurk in glamorous holiday destinations ready and waiting to woo unsuspecting singletons – emptying their bank accounts and using their two-faced charm to ensure a swift entrance into Britain.
We’ll meet people who were conned out of tens of thousands of pounds and who were dumped as soon as their new lover arrived in the UK. What is it about the sun and sea that causes people to drop their guard in such a way – Holiday Love Rats finds out.
Channel: Channel 5
Producer: Nine Lives / GroupM Entertainment
TX: Early 2014
Source: Channel 5 press release