New celebrity dating show the choice
star Taylor Hicks, Jersey Shore stars Pauly D and Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino, chef Rocco Dispirito, TV personality Rob Kardashian, former NFL star Warren Sapp and more (full list below).
The female celebrities include actress Carmen Electra and model Hope Dworaczyk.
If more than one celebrity picks a contestant, the contestant gets to decide which celebrity to join.
After each celebrity has three potential dates, the show goes into "Speed Choice" round, where each woman has only a few seconds to convince the celebrity to take her to the final round.
” Fox plans to air six one-hour episodes this summer, debuting the show on Thursday, June 7 at 9 p.m.
Five of the episodes will have male celebrities with female contestants; one will have female celebrities and male contestants.
Each celebrity can only hear the suitors' voice as they share information.
Once the celebrity likes what he hears, he pulls the "love handle" and the chair turns around, bringing him face-to-face with his potential date.
And from the sounds of it, NBC’s The Voice better look out.
So, yes, famous faces will audition their potential love interests, making a contestant’s hidden physical appearance potentially quite relevant to the celebrity in the power seat.
Fox is not ready to announce the participating celebrities, but we can reveal the show’s host will be Cat Deeley, pulling double duty while hosting seems like an obvious title because you have to make a choice,” Darnell says, then playfully adds: “I’m just now realizing it rhymes!
(- PM ET/PT), THE CHOICE features the world’s most eligible celebrities (to be announced) competing to find true love among a group of sexy singles…they can’t see.
“We wanted to put a new spin on the dating game show that gives celebrities THE CHOICE of a lifetime and the chance to prove you really shouldn’t judge a book by its cover,” said Mike Darnell, President of Alternative Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company.