Blind Date (American TV series)

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Blind Date
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GenreDating game show
Presented byRoger Lodge (1999-2006)
Nikki Glaser (2019-present)
Theme music composerDevin Powers
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons8
No. of episodes1450+
Production
Executive producers
  • David Garfinkle
  • Jay Renfroe
  • Matt Papish
  • Thomas Klein
ProducerSP3Entertainment.com
Running time23 minutes
Production companyGold Coast Television Entertainment
Distributor
Release
Original networkSyndication (1999-2006)
Bravo (2019-present)
Original releaseSeptember 20, 1999 (1999-09-20) (syndication)
November 18, 2019 (2019-11-18) (Bravo)

Blind Date is an American dating game show. The show was originally hosted by Roger Lodge, and is currently hosted by Nikki Glaser.

During its syndicated years (1999-2006), the series was distributed by Universal Worldwide Television. It was later distributed by NBCUniversal Television Distribution.

Synopsis[edit]

During each episode, people who did not know each other were paired up and sent off on a blind date. The cameras followed their every move, while commentary in the form of subtitles, animations, and "thought bubbles" was added by the show's producers.

Reboot[edit]

On October 10, 2019, it was announced that the series was getting revived and premiered on November 18, 2019 on Bravo.[1][2]

Syndication[edit]

Blind Date was aired on TNN (The National Network) (later Spike TV, now The Paramount Network from 2001 to 2003. Also, Spike TV picked up the show after re-launch the new channel name, the show re-aired from 2003 to 2005. Blind Date re-aired on Fox Reality Channel from 2005 to 2010.

Some Blind Date episodes are available on Nosey.com but only a fraction of the over 1450 episodes that were produced.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "'Blind Date' Reboot Ordered to Series at Bravo". Variety. April 2, 2019.
  2. ^ "Bravo Makes Dating Funny Again When "Blind Date" Premieres Monday, November 18 at 11:30PM ET/PT". The Futon Critic. October 10, 2019.

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