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Sometimes still photos of “the date” would be shown during a later show.
)Once a person was selected by the questioner then they would go out on a date, all expenses paid by the show.(CNN) -- Before he was a convicted serial killer, Rodney Alcala was a winning bachelor on "The Dating Game." "Oh yeah, I remember it quite clearly," said Jed Mills, the game-show contestant who sat next to Alcala in 1978. Definitely creepy." Found guilty in February of murdering four women and a child, Alcala, 66, is acting as his own attorney in the penalty phase of the trial.He is hoping to persuade the jury in Santa Ana, California, to spare his life.Throughout the show, the teams, as well as Rock, offer commentary about the couples as they try to figure out the daters’ stories and next moves in order to score cash.
As the dates progress, the teams will participate in gameplay with questions such as “How long has this couple been dating? ” Each correct answer earns the teams increasing amounts and the team with the most money at the end of the episode wins a ,000 grand prize.Tony Rock TV One aims to redefine the dating and game show genres this January with the debut of "The Game of Dating." Hosted by comedian Tony Rock, the network's primetime game show will offer viewers provocative, sexy and hysterical new takes on classic dating show scenarios. The couples could be on an awkward first date, enjoying a new relationship, or they could be an existing couple with history just trying to keep the magic going.