September 16, 2023

Discovery Channel has announced that Naked and Afraid is coming back for a 16th season. The upcoming season will be the reality series' second in 2023; Season 15 aired this past spring. The wait for its return won't be a long one, as a premiere date has already been set for October 15.

Each episode of the show follows two survivalists who just met, and together they work to survive in a remote location for 14 to 21 days, depending on their location. The partners must procure means of shelter, food, water and clothing within their environment.