The longer they stay on the show, the more money they make. Also Read: For every successful and groundbreaking reality television show "The Bachelor," "Survivor" , there have been dozens of short-lived and long-forgotten imitators, some of which were truly bizarre. And not always in a good way.
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If you think that "The Bachelor" started the reality show dating game, you couldn't be more wrong. Each episode helped one man or woman find a date with eligible contestants. The catch? By the time the show ended in after four separate runs , the game had become iconic, and was parodied on comedy shows like "Saturday Night Live" and "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Some people ended up at ice cream factories, but others met in the Maldives or Anguilla. Now, it's coming back this year after 14 years off the air. Fox decided to put several happy couples in the same house as a group of lively singles.
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Though there have been many memorable dating shows, like current hits The Bachelor and The Bachelorette , far more romance-minded series have been left to die alone, never finding love with audiences. Here are 17 of the latter. Without looking at them, Hull gradually eliminated three of the six contestants based on the answers to his questions.
Temptation Island is an American reality television program broadcast on Fox and USA Network in which several couples agree to live with a group of singles of the opposite sex, in order to test the strength of their relationships. The first season of the show was taped on Ambergris Caye in Belize. Season 1 premiered on January 10, and aired its finale on February 28, The debut episode drew 16 million viewers.