PHOTOS & BIOS: Meet the Season 7 Couples of Married at First Sight Dallas! Plus Lifetime to Host Free Weddings Nationwide

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Married at First Sight Season 7 Couples MAFS Dallas

The all new 7th season of Lifetime network’s Married at First Sight will be returning on July 10th, 2018 at 9/8c!

Below, meet the three new couples hoping to find lasting love by marrying a complete stranger! Also, get all the details of how Lifetime plans to kick off the new season with a Texan-style wedding bash in downtown Dallas.

MAFS season 7 will officially return in July as six lucky Dallas singles will get to tie the knot at first sight. As usual, the fans of the show will get to see the selection process, the couples planning their weddings, meeting at the alter and more.

MAFS Season 7 Dallas Mia Bally and Tristan Thompson

Mia Bally, 29, and Tristan Thompson, 29

Tristan is a 29-year-old tutoring club owner while Mia, also 29, works in human resources. Although Tristan’s parents are divorced, he looks up to his grandparents as role models, as they have been married for over 60 years.  As for Mia, a devout Christian, she grew up in the Plano, Texas area and learned a lot about love and commitment by the example set forth by her parents, who have been married for over 30 years. Mia and Tristan are both doing well in their professional lives and are simply looking for someone to spend the rest of their lives with.

MAFS Season 7 Dallas Bobby Dodd and Danielle Bergman

Bobby Dodd, 27, and Danielle Bergman, 30

Danielle traveled the world before ultimately deciding to relocate to Texas where she works for a software company. The 30-year-old account executive reveals she is ready to embrace love and start her own family. She looks up to her parents who have been married for 40 years.  As for Bobby, the 27-year-old project manager grew up in a town outside of Dallas. Like Danielle, his parents have been married for 34 years. Now that Bobby has become an uncle and purchased his own home, he says he is ready for love and kids.

MAFS Season 7 Dallas Amber Martorana and Dave Flaherty

Amber Martorana, 36 and Dave Flaherty, 37

Dave, a 37-year-old portfolio manager, is originally from California and looking for love. The former basketball player hasn’t been lucky with love and remains the only bachelor in his group of friends. As for Amber, she is a senior division order analyst who has been single for the last two years. Although she had taken time off dating, the 36-year-old is now ready to be married.

This season, the couples will be joined by the experts Dr. Pepper Schwartz, Pastor Calvin Roberson and Dr. Jessica Griffin.

The Lifetime network also announced they will be celebrating the new MAFS season by offering free weddings in 7 cities across the country.

See the Press Release below:

NEW YORK, NY (June 25, 2018) – As Lifetime kicks off its Real Love Tuesday night programming block with the 7th season premiere of the break-out hit docuseries, Married at First Sightthe network is celebrating matrimony in a larger-than-life way — by covering the costs of courthouse weddings for 70 couples in 7 cities taking place on Tuesday, July 10. Real life couples are invited to join in the nationwide“I Do’s” in Dallas, New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston, Miami and Atlanta.


Season seven, debuting with a two-hour premiere on July 10 at 9pmMarried at First Sight spotlights Dallas area singles searching for life-long partnerships. The nationwide festivities will kick off on July 10 with a Texas-style wedding bash in downtown Dallas complete with a professional photographer, miniature wedding cakes and giveaways to complete couples’ special day. In the other cities, the cost of up to 70 courthouse ceremonies or marriage licenses in each location will be covered by Lifetime.“We’re thrilled to celebrate the Married at First Sight season seven premiere with a tribute to love in these seven cities,” said Gena McCarthy, Executive Vice President, Head of Programming, Lifetime Unscripted & Head of Programming, FYI. “Married at First Sight has been a part of countless couples’ journeys to falling to love and we couldn’t think of a more fun way to celebrate this lucky seventh season!”

As three new relationships are about to unfold on the show’s upcoming season debut, Lifetime is providing couples across the country the opportunity to embark on their very own happily-ever-afters. The locations the wedding festivities will take place on July 10th are: 

Atlanta: 8:30am – 4:00pm (Fulton County Probate Court – 136 Pryor St, Atlanta, GA)

9:00am – 4:00pm (1 City Hall Square, Boston, MA)

9:00am – 4:00pm (Cook County Marriage and Civil Union Court – 119 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL)

8:00am – 4:30pm (Renaissance Tower – 1201 Elm St, Dallas, TX)

Los Angeles: 
8:00am – 4:30pm (LA County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk – 12400 Imperial Hwy, Norwalk, CA)

New York: 
8:30am – 3:45pm (141 Worth Street, New York, NY)

9:00am – 4:00pm (Miami-Dade County Marriage License Bureau – 601 NW 1st Ct, #1900, Miami, FL)”

Photos Credit: Nat Chittamai and Kaitlin Hooper/Lifetime