Top ten dating shows
Featuring probing questions about where hubby kept his slippers and what sort of fireplace the wife would like to install in the house, the show was a celebration of a side of romance all too infrequently highlighted on TV. Dating in the Dark In an attempt to find out if inner beauty is really as important as everyone likes to pretend, Living TV devised a format in which singletons meet one another for a date in a pitch-black studio to see if they click without the distraction of appearances getting in the way. Don’t keep it all bottled up, post a comment and share the love… Streetmate And finally, the simplest dating show ever to grace the British television screen.After a grilling from Davina which establishes you are single and horny, you spend the afternoon trawling the crowds for someone you fancy - a bit like a real life Tinder.You marvel at Davina’s gift for sprinting through a shopping precinct without ever turning red-faced and sweaty, and wish you could go on a date with her instead.What you're missing: Imagine you're a witch and your coven is awaiting delivery of a sacrificial goat, only instead of a goat it's a cocky young man, and instead of ritualistic chanting there is lightly saucy badinage.You decide whether you fancy the man based on his skills - doing the funky worm, flexing his muscles, taking his shirt off - while he decides whether he fancies you based on your ability to keep upright on your skyscraper heels under the weight of hairspray and false eyelashes.
This list of the greatest dating shows also includes pictures from the shows when available.
Movie romances have simply not been enough and instead, we've been watching real people try (sometimes, too hard) to find love in what many would call a hopeless place - national television.
But alas, it has worked for some, while proving to be a complete train wreck for others. Making its debut just last month, the show follows some of the nation’s favourite reality TV stars including Joey Essex, Charlotte Crosby and Stephanie Pratt on their quest for love.
You choose an exciting date from Cilla's handful of envelopes - will it be skiing in Switzerland? Definitely not if you're one of the geriatric couples; you're going on a date on a steam train, grandma!
Afterwards, Cilla shouts, "Lorra lorra lorra new hat?
This list answers the questions, "What is the best dating show of all time?