Fox Orders Ryan Seacrest-Produced Dream Date, New Reality Series to Feature 'Celebrity Element'

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AMERICAN IDOL: Ryan Seacrest. CR: Warwick Saint / FOXRyan Seacrest and Fox are going on a Dream Date.

The network has quietly begun production on a new dating series produced by the longtime American Idol host, TVLine has confirmed.

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Details are scarce, but according to Deadline (which first broke the news), Dream Date revolves around a group of women looking for love and features a celebrity element.

The project could premiere as early as late fall.

Comments (22)

  • Any time you add a “Celebrity” element, it’s a recipe for disaster as most high profile celebrities refuse to lower themselves to doing a reality show so you get the same mess of D-list reality stars and fame whores. The only show that’s seemed to deliver on the celebrity element is Hollywood Game Night and that’s because it’s a fun gameshow that has no affect on a star’s career.

    Comment by dude – September 2, 2013 09:21 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • While I found Game Night boring, it seems to have been able to capitalize on Jane Lynch;s contacts. It got bigger name celebrities than other shows and that was before even 1 episode aired

      Comment by Steve – September 2, 2013 12:29 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • These networks are so stupid. When are they going to realize that these dating shows do NOT work? The only successful dating shows out there are The Bachelor and The Bachelorette, if I am not mistaken. Every dating show I’ve seen come on the air in the past few years (other than those 2) have been cancelled after 1 season or even before the 1st season has even finished airing. They are just asking for low ratings and wasted money by putting shows like that on. I swear, these networks are so stupid.

    Comment by Eric – September 2, 2013 09:21 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • Lets not jump the gun lets at least wait and see what it’s all about first. Ryan hasn’t put out anything that wasn’t successful so maybe this will actually be entertaining. Besides we don’t have all the details yet like it says.

      Comment by Chris – September 3, 2013 06:49 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Will this include the Kartrasians?

    Comment by I – September 2, 2013 09:29 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Ryan Seacrest what a surprise! Ugh. :/

    Comment by tahina – September 2, 2013 09:43 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • Shouldn’t this be called “Dream BEARD”?

      Comment by ZigZagZoey – September 3, 2013 09:16 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Ryan is laughing all the way to the bank. As Dick Clark’s protege, he has mastered the “art” of selling crap for outrageous prices. I like Ryan, I just dislike his shows. His Idol hosting is the only exception… he’s the best.

    Comment by Alienate – September 2, 2013 10:04 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • I have a feeling that Ryan could successfully sell lawnmowers to beduins.

      Comment by Lynnette – September 2, 2013 01:11 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Y’all, I totally thought that headline said “Celebrity Elephant,” and my first reaction was “I’M THERE!!!”

    Comment by lariet50 – September 2, 2013 10:19 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Because we need another reality show.

    Comment by Alex – September 2, 2013 11:29 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • That’s exactly what I was thinking. smh.

      Comment by tp – September 2, 2013 01:21 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • How stupid is FOX anyway???

    Comment by Boiler – September 2, 2013 12:28 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • How stupid are all these “reality” shows and the people that watch them??

      Comment by Karen – September 2, 2013 12:32 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Another show with Seacrest! Don’t think I’ll be watching…..

    Comment by K. – September 2, 2013 12:43 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • wow. it has RATINGS written all over it. too bad it’s in a language nobody can read.

    Comment by Polly – September 2, 2013 01:36 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Didn’t NBC do this with their dating show they had on.. with the guy from Plain White T’s band… and it didn’t even last on air.. I never watch it….

    Comment by staci – September 2, 2013 05:15 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Shouldn’t reality be in quotes? These shows seem to be diametrically opposite to reality

    Comment by cuius – September 2, 2013 09:05 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Enough with the stupid reality crap. Talk about overload. Maybe fox and other networks need to hire people with a little initiative and come up with maybe a good TV show instead of trying to copy each other shows. Maybe there is a reason why TV ratings are going down. I will not be watching.

    Comment by Mary – September 3, 2013 06:20 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
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    Comment by מסעדת יונה – September 3, 2013 06:33 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Seacrest is seriously the worst.

    Comment by Aprilcot – September 3, 2013 08:52 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I don’t think Seacrest is anything special, and I won’t be watching the show.

    Comment by Ben – September 8, 2013 12:10 PM PDT  Reply To This Post

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