Date Night w/t (6 x 60′) – A documentary series about first dates with an interactive twist – viewers will have the opportunity to date someone they’re watching, on the following week’s episode.
Using a discreet fixed camera-rig within a restaurant/bar, the series films singletons who have arranged to meet via a range of internet dating sites as they embark on their first date – in the same location. Every tiny detail will be captured, unmediated, from first impressions to the parting at the end of the night.
If sparks do not fly, unsuccessful daters will be given an opportunity to pitch themselves to the viewers at home who can apply to date them the following week.
Following real people on their quest for love, this documentary series will lay bare the reality of detailed anatomy of a first date – uncovering the very different emotional cores for each date.
Channel: Channel 4
Producer: Twenty Twenty Productions
Source: Channel 4 press release