Take Me Out, The Bachelor, Beauty and The Geek, Paradise Hotel, Dinner Date, Love Island and, of course, First Dates have become our guilty pleasures. Dating shows are light-hearted, funny and easy to watch.
This, perhaps, is one of the fundamental reasons for the huge rise in tv dating shows in recent years.
That’s exactly what people want; entertaining, relatable, heartfelt, sometimes awkward experiences. Viewers can’t seem to get enough of dating shows at the moment.Each week, a new pair of total strangers are faced with the ultimate survival challenge: survive for 21 days together with no clothes or supplies in some of the most dangerous environments ... This globally scaled follow-up to the America Undercover documentary...See full summary » Former contestant Jessie Nizewitz sued Viacom as well as Firelight Entertainment and Lighthearted Entertainment for million after they accidentally broadcast an uncensored shot of her genital region on air. I have never ever heard of anyone going on a first date completely naked.“The thing that makes it good is its chance reflection of current romantic reality.Both audience and participants are aware of, if not directly engaged with, an emerged dating culture whose inhabitants careen from hope to disappointment, sometimes in a matter of minutes,” wrote journalist Helen Razer.
Their hearts melt when they see people getting along so naturally, and they cringe when the people people awkwardly sitting there clearly not connecting at all.