'Love Is Blind' Season 5: Cast, premiere date, trailer, how to watch new episodes

New pod squad, assemble!

"Love Is Blind" is back, which means a new group of hopeful singles will enter the pods for Season 5 looking for their soulmates.

The show centers around singles who "want to be loved for who they are," as Netflix says. They contestants signed up for a "less conventional approach to modern dating," as they choose someone to marry without ever meeting them.

Over the course of the show, the newly-engaged couples will move in together, plan their wedding and "find out if their physical connection matches their strong emotion bond developed in the pods," the show's page reads.

The group of singles participating in Season 5 includes a minister, ICU nurse, scientist and a firefighter, according to Netflix.

Here's everything you need to know about the newest season of "Love Is Blind."

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When does 'Love Is Blind' come out? Season 5 premiere date

The first four episodes of the season will be released on Netflix on Friday, Sept. 22. Netflix generally releases its original TV show episodes and movies worldwide at 3 a.m. ET.

'Love Is Blind' Season 5 episode schedule

Episodes 5-7 will come out on Sept. 29, while episodes 8-9 will be released on Oct. 6.

The finale will drop on Netflix on Oct. 13. Each episode is one hour long.

Where does 'Love Is Blind' Season 5 take place?

Season 5 of the show returns to Texas, with the season being filmed in Houston.

Season 3 was filmed in Dallas and Season 4 took place in Seattle.

'Love Is Blind' Season 5 trailer

Netflix released the trailer for the new season on Sept. 7.

Who are the hosts of 'Love Is Blind'?

The show is hosted by Vanessa and Nick Lachey.

'Love is Blind' Season 5 cast

Here's the full cast of Season 5 including ages and occupations, per Netflix:

  • Aaliyah, 29, ICU travel nurse

  • Estefania, 30, teacher/dancer

  • Shondra, 32, flight attendant

  • Maris, 30, HR specialist

  • Paige, 32, stylist

  • Renee, 32, veterinarian

  • Lydia, 32, geologist

  • Erica, 27, marketing manager

  • Miriam, 32, scientist

  • Stacy, 34, director of operations

  • Johnie, 32, lawyer

  • Linda, 32, talent acquisition recruiter

  • Mayra, 25, minister

  • Taylor, 26, teacher

  • Robert, 30, special education teacher

  • Izzy, 31, sales

  • Chris, 28, project manager for commercial and retail development

  • Efrain, 27, software sales

  • Ernesto, 32, supply chain manager

  • Connor, 31, geoscientist

  • Enoch, 27, financial advisor

  • Jarred, 34, university director

  • Jared, 32, firefighter

  • Josh, 32, sales representative

  • Carter, 30, construction

  • Justice, 28, personal trainer

  • Milton, 25, petroleum engineer

  • Uche, 34, lawyer/entrepreneur

Photos of each contestant can be found on Netflix's website.

This article originally appeared on USA TODAY: New 'Love Is Blind': Season 5 cast, release date, episode schedule