The dating game funniest episodes
It managed to survive in prime-time (a rarety for a game show) for another three years!
It then returned to daytime only until 1973 on CBS.
In addition to the old questioning and choosing a date segments, some previous daters would return to tell viewers how their date turned out.
That version lasted through 1989 and was hosted by Jeff Mac Gregor.
Then in October of 1966, ABC moved the series to their Thursday night prime-time schedule at PM to replace "The Tammy Grimes Show" that only survived a few episodes.
The questioner could not see their three potential dates so appearance did not factor into the decision. There were a few dates, however, that resulted in marriage.
For its final three seasons in prime-time, the Dating Game was followed by "The Newlywed Game" which was also produced by Chuck Barris and the sexual inuendos were even more flagrant.
It was probably more acceptable on that show because the contestants were married.
After winning ,522,700, Jennings was squarely defeated by Brad Rutter in the special 75-show Ultimate Tournament of Champions, spurred into creation by his remarkable run.
The Dating Game TV show was a 30 minute game show on ABC where a contestant would ask questions that were typically funny or sensual in nature of three other contestants of the opposite sex. Occasionally there would be an episode of the Dating Game where they told about the dates that were successful and had developed into relationships.
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For example, a question might be, "After we enjoy a delicious gourmet meal on our date, what would you want for dessert?