Putting Simon Cowell in charge of a dating show is like letting Joan Rivers mediate a peace conference. It's not going to be pretty. Why should a year-old record producer who has never been married be ushering others toward the altar?
Simon Cowellthe Pop Idol judge famous for his acerbic put-downs, is having a taste of his own medicine this week after his new US TV dating show Cupid flopped in the ratings. Despite heavy promotion featuring Cowell, now a household name in the states following his appearance on hit reality TV show American Idol, the show attracted just 7. It features year-old advertising copywriter Lisa Shannon on a nationwide search for a husband, accompanied by her two outspoken best friends who help interview potential candidates.
The series was recorded at the Apex Hotel in Dundee. In each episode, one man and woman were given the chance to speed date five hopefuls with the potential of finding true love, becoming soulmates or new friends. The Love Doctor, Dr Gareth Smith, provided advice and guidance to the participants and analysis on the participants' behaviour and strategies.
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Lisa Shannon, 25, stars on the reality series, in which her two best friends initially narrowed a field of bachelors. Now viewers are voting to eliminate others until there is only one. The final suitor has the option of proposing to Shannon.
After getting pummeled in the face with reminders read: ads that Valentine's Day is just around the corner, we can't help but feel all warm and fuzzy inside. Or is that jaded and cynical? We sometimes can't tell the difference anymore, especially with how often television turns finding true love into a game show.
Setting up the perfect date is practically impossible. So how do you hook up 72 different dates for six days in a row? First Dates is hot. The show is already on its 9th season in the UK, and has been imported to 12 other countries—including Ireland, Spain, and Australia.
By Don Kaplan. Lisa Shannon, a sexy year-old from Detroit looking for love, agreed to appear on the CBS reality show in which two of her friends choose a group of suitors and then viewers narrow the bunch down until just one is left. Viewers who chat regularly on the Internet seem to have banded together to vote as a block to keep the one suitor on the show she appears to actively dislike: Robert Amstetler, a fitness model from Los Angeles. Vote for Robert!!!!