If you wanted to watch something that wasn't Madonna, Milli Vanilli or Richard Marx or to discover new college radio bands or euro-synth goth squads, this was the show for you. There were many hosts, but it was Dave Kendall and Matt Pinfield who really helped the show evolve and ignite.
(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.
A number of noted celebrities, including Tom Selleck and Jim Carrey, have started out as bachelors on this show.
As an ABC Hollywood (Prospect & Talmadge studio lot facility) scenic designer and Art Director, George Smith designed "The Dating Game" funky twin turntable set with the 60's daisy decoration on the turntable's background walls.
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But in one way or another, for better or worse, their impact was felt.There is a folding screen separating the junior suite of the three delegates and the contestant; that way the contestant cannot see their face but can talk further ahead after each question answered.This show has screened all over the world's most watched TV channels till 2000s.Being at the spot of our daily lives of our 80s' X-generation, our lives/choices/relations became like them unwillingly, uncontrollably.Nowadays the sense of a good relationship or a companionship is lost.Network Production Services, under manager Lou Sandman, replaced "The Dating Game" art director position with Michael Baugh, and later, Bill Morris (who was also working out of the Production Services division's art department).