With Valentine's Day quickly approaching there is really no way to avoid it: And what better way to find love than by going on a reality dating show? But for every success story, there is a show you almost forget existed or one that you can't believe really existed in the first place. They were the kind of dating shows that made us scratch our heads, but kept us watching at the same time because we just couldn't look away.
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Format[ edit ] The format of the program, which utilizes a format similar to the blind audition rounds of The Voice , features three stages of competition and involves four single celebrity contestants usually male; the opposite, featuring four female celebrities, also occasionally occurs , competing to fill teams of three possible dates. The first is the blind audition, in which four contestants listen to potential dates give their first impression while the celebrities' chairs are turned around as to not see them. Each celebrity contestant has the length of the possible suitor's time about thirty seconds to decide if he or she is interested in going out with that person. Each celebrity contestant must select three people to choose to be on their team celebrities who have already selected their three potential dates still have to wait until after the contestant has finished giving their first impression to see them. The contestants turn their chairs to signify that they are interested in going out with that person; if two or more of the celebrity contestants want the same person as happens frequently , the prospective date has the final choice of which celebrity they would be most interested in going out with. The second phase of the competition is the speed dating round, in which the celebrities find out more about their three potential dates.
Secretly paired into male-female couples by producers, via a matchmaking algorithm, a group of men For all seasons, the show is hosted by Chris Harrison. There are three related series: Hosted by Chris Harrison, the show features