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.
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!
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.
“I was a huge fan of the original ‘Love Connection,’ and hosting the new version allows me to do one of the things I love most: meddling in people’s personal lives,” said Cohen.
Fleiss added: “‘Love Connection’ was always one of my favorite programs.
With the rise of photo apps like Tinder, it’s clear there are much quicker and quirkier ways to find your better half. The drinks are prepaid and Grouper tells you exactly where to meet up, so all you have to do is decide who should tag along. Maybe all three of you will find a love connection.
Whether you’re looking for friendship, a random hookup or location-based love, there’s a slew of dating apps and websites out there for every kind of single. Formerly called “Bang with Friends,” this app lets you find friends on Facebook who are willing to get down tonight. Friends won’t know who’s selected them unless the feeling is mutual.Those who mutually rate each other at a four or higher will get introduced via email.“Black Status” users are sent 100 matches per day, which means they have a large number of Facebook friends who also use Hinge.by Fox Television Group Chairman and CEO Gary Newman.“The Bachelor” creator Mike Fleiss is executive producer, and Cohen will serve as co-executive producer.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.