(JPF&T) -- quoted from its origin -- Later on, the shows became more interactive that the viewers in front of the TV was able to make decisions to eliminate the undesirable contestants and to choose the winner of this contest after all the contestants have stayed together and shared a house for several weeks as long as the show episode lasts.Unfortunately, most reality dating show couples did not stay together.George Smith also designed the network's daily "Divorce Court".George Smith, as a staff designer, was assigned to art direct another new pilot, "The Dating Game".In this show, a single woman would be given a choice of three bachelors whom she could talk with, but not see.After asking them a series of questions, she would chose which one to go on a date with.
This show has screened all over the world's most watched TV channels till 2000s.
The show also ran in syndication in 1986 under the title "The New Dating Game" which was changed for the remainder of its run(1987-89) to "The All-New Dating Game".
Unlike "The Bachelor" and other recent dating shows on which a single male or female over the course of several episodes hopes to find a potential life partner; a contestant on The Dating Game would ask three delegates of the opposite sex a series of questions with a view to pick one for accompanying him/her on a chaperoned date.
See full summary » Three celebrity couples were panelists.
First, either the wives or husbands would go offstage and wear headphones; their spouses would remain on stage. See full summary » This is The 1st Edition of the program.