Episode 1

10:00pm, Sunday 22 July 2012
45 minutes
• Episode
Reality drama. Joey and Sam go on a double date with Essex's newest couple Arg and Gemma. Lucy and Mario host their engagement party, but who will be invited?

The Only Way is Essex

Real-life soap focusing on a group of Essex characters. The drama unfolds against the backdrop of nail bars, wine bars, flash cars and designer gear. The storylines are part real and part constructed.