The romance first continued in Strange Love and snowballed from there, after the success of the Flavor of Love series.
The fourth season of The Surreal Life began airing on January 9, 2005 and starred Da Brat, Adrianne Curry, Christopher Knight, Chyna, Marcus Schenkenberg, Verne Troyer, and Jane Wiedlin.
Like the season prior, another romance-themed spin-off, My Fair Brady was developed around the romantic escapades of Curry and Knight.
The fifth season of The Surreal Life began airing on July 10, 2005 and starred Caprice Bourret, José Canseco, Sandy "Pepa" Denton, Janice Dickinson, Carey Hart, Omarosa Manigault, and Bronson Pinchot.
This was enhanced with the introduction of a three-legged dog named Lucky.The puppy's name is Winger after the Detroit Red Wings .Throughout the two weeks, Nielsen and Flav began a relationship which would have a dramatic influence on VH-1's programming over the next five years, as it indirectly spawned 14 spinoffs and sequels to date.The show's first two seasons aired on The WB, and subsequent seasons were shown on VH1.) who pitched the idea to them as a possible reality show concept and suggested the title “Surreal World” (after "Real World”).It premiered in January, 2005 and ran for 11 episodes.