The new one-hour series, based on the original game show that ran from 1983 to 1994, will feature single men and women in search of romance.
After the singles are sent on three blind dates, they will dish the dirt in front of a live studio audience, alongside Cohen.
Why enjoy a normal ol' blind date when you could go on a blind date chaperoned by your ex?
An unlucky man and woman were paired to go out whilst their former flames chatted via earpiece, guiding the conversation and live-narrating the interaction. Also known as the story of my life, featured a double date with one extraneous factor: another human.The fifth wheel didn't serve much purpose outside of being a provocateur, and rarely had an effect on whether love blossomed between the contestants.Feel free to add a “host” character to keep things moving.Several rounds can be played, and the game can be adjusted to include other “games” (seeing the first dates, Jeopardy-style rounds, etc.).To hone character; to make offers and accept them in character; to play the game of the scene.
A fun and fast character game, which works best when played in the game show style. Fox has greenlit a revival of “Love Connection,” which will be hosted by Andy Cohen.The show will air in summer 2017 with a 15-episode season The announcement was made on Wednesday at the Television Critics Association press tour in Pasadena, Calif.The first rule — if the cast is good, just stay out of the way.” The reboot of “Love Connection” has been kicking around for quite some time with Warner Bros. The series hails from Fleiss’ Next Entertainment, Warner Horizon Television and Telepictures Productions.Other exec producers are Martin Hilton (“The Bachelor”), James Breen (“So You Think You Can Dance” and Jason Ehrlich (“The Bachelor”).long), several other shows have tried to carve out their own space in the genre.