Reason Ariana Madix Is replacing Sarah Hyland

Exact Reason Why Ariana Madix Is Replacing Sarah Hyland As 'Love Island USA' Host

Ana Campbell

Updated At  30 Mar 24

Sarah Hyland has left the "Love Island USA" hosting gig, making way for Ariana Madix to take over the romantic adventures in the villa.

The main reason of Sarah leaving the show has been mentioned as scheduling conflicts with her other project.


Love Island USA


Sarah posted the following on her Instagram,


"Well, just got a text [laughing emoji] I’m disappointed the news had to break this way but it is in fact true that I will not be returning to the island this summer. I have committed to an exciting project, that will be announced soon, that conflicts directly with the shooting dates for Love Island USA (sic)"





Sarah Hyland joined Love Island USA as the host for Season 4 when the show transitioned to Peacock from CBS. She hosted two seasons of the dating show. Sarah was known for her engaging presence and enthusiasm throughout her time on the show.


Year Love Island USA Host
2019 Arielle Vandenberg
2021 Arielle Vandenberg
2022 Sarah Hyland
2023 Sarah Hyland
2024 Ariana Madix (upcoming)


Before joining Love Island USA, Ariana Madix was known for her appearances on Vanderpump Rules and her stint on Dancing with the Stars. Her association with Love Island USA began with her guest appearance in season 5, where she shared her experiences and advice with the contestants. Now, she is set to take on the role of host, bringing her charm, wit, and love for the show to guide the contestants through their romantic journey in the villa.

Here are a couple of interesting facts about Ariana Madix. 

1) Ariana Madix rose to prominence as a cast member on the reality television series "Vanderpump Rules," which follows the staff at Lisa Vanderpump's restaurants. Her wit, intelligence, and outspoken nature made her a fan favorite on the show.

2) Ariana Madix purchased a $1.6 million home amidst ongoing legal disputes with ex-partner Tom Sandoval.