The dating show — hosted by Paddy McGuinness — has run for 11 series over 10 years, having first launched in January The last episode aired in December The man must win over the ladies in a series of short rounds and if they like him they keep their light on. In the final round the male contestant turns off the lights of the all the women who have left their light on, leaving just one. The couple are then sent on a date. Over episodes, including a celebrity special, Take Me Out has been responsible for at least seven weddings and five babies, thanks to its successful love matches. An inquest heard Watkins died after losing his dream job for taking time off to film the show.
Paddy McGuinness dating show Take Me Out ‘axed after 11 years’
See our picks list. A game show that begins with a group of 30 single women in search of finding the perfect match. Every week, the women are introduced to several bachelors one by one.
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Travel Republic has secured a significant business partnership with ITV and Fremantle to launch a large-scale marketing campaign with the popular dating show, Take Me Out. This exciting sponsorship, which was brokered by JUMP, part of Havas Media Group, will run across broadcast, catch-up, digital and social media channels.
An exciting competition giving viewers a chance to win a Travel Republic holiday of their choice to anywhere in the world will complement the wider activity, demonstrating the breadth of holidays they offer, whilst driving engagement with the brand. With Travel Republic offering a range holidays to suit all couples the brand is perfectly aligned with the show and, by using all of its touchpoints, we are maximising the impact that ITV programme sponsorship can offer brands.
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George Lopez will host ‘Take Me Out’
See the gallery. This dating-based game-show sees a contestant come face-to-face with thirty women and attempt to impress enough of them so they can choose one to go on a date with to the “Isle of Fernando’s”. Too rich to go back to his working-class Latino roots and too “brown” to feel comfortable in his affluent celebrity life, being George Lopez comes with many problems. Comedian George Lopez stars as a Los Angeles manufacturing plant manager attempting to deal with his wacky family along with other random mishaps.
ITV dating show Take Me Out has been axed after 11 series. The long-running show, hosted by Bolton-born Paddy McGuinness, has been a.
The dating show sends would-be lovebirds to the magical Isle of Fernando’s As paddy would say, let the pina see the colada. The couples no longer stay in the luxurious hotel as seen previously but now at a Villa, still in Tenerife. The modern hotel is filled with scenery such as lily pad streams and pathways filled with palm trees, perfect for a romantic stroll, day or night, and the tumbling waterfall is the perfect place to relax and unwind. The hotel also features an award-winning spa, voted best in Europe, and includes a private spa for couples.
Mount Teide also offers couples one of the most romantic places on the island to watch the sun set, enjoyed with a glass of bubbly, what could be a better date? Or if you are more of an action-packed person there is also Siam Park, the largest water park in Tenerife, including 30 attractions, the best of which is the Tower of Power vertical drop slide, or sit back and enjoy the lazy river, where you can spend some quality time with your other half. Couples from the show have been seen enjoying dates here.
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A Take Me Out contestant has lifted the lid on what really goes on behind the scenes of the hit TV show. The Ormskirk native impressed fans in the first episode when she dissed Peter Andre’s classic hit ‘Mysterious Girl. And while author Meera remained tight lipped about the casting process and whether she actually bags a date on the show, she did let slip some behind the scenes gossip. Meera, who hoped to bag herself a Michael B Jordan lookalike on the show, said: “It was a brilliant, fun experience and I’d definitely do it again – but it could be very tiring filming for hours.
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By Sean O’grady For Mailonline. The long-running show hosted by Paddy McGuinness has said its final farewell as bosses believed the programme had ‘run its course’ after airing for nine years. A TV source said: ‘ITV and Paddy have done all the specials you can eke out of a dating show, so it’s been decided it’s time for it to go. But it will go down as a big success — it’s had more weddings than Blind Date.
MailOnline has contacted ITV for further comment on the show’s cancellation. Take Me Out sees a single man arrive on stage in a ‘love lift’ where he is greeted by a panel of 30 women. Axed: The long-running show hosted by Paddy McGuinness has said its final farewell as bosses believed the programme had ‘run its course’ after airing for nine years. All the women have a ‘light’ on and the man has to try and convince as many of the ladies as possible to leave their lights on for him before he picks which girl he likes.
A TV source said: ‘ITV and Paddy have done all the specials you can eke out of a dating show, so it’s been decided it’s time for it to go’.
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Twenty-four women return to If You Are the One night after night to size up male candidates, who appear individually. The contestants, through pre-recorded videos and on-stage contestants, take to convince the women of their worthiness. Sometimes, it’s dislike at first sight: At contestants, a woman is chinese, but the man would rather leave alone.
Like being out at a club at 2am, the silly, fun dating show has been hotting up Saturday night TV for over a decade. Its cancellation should be.
Bolton comic Paddy McGuiness fronted the show for the entire run, making the fictional island of ‘Fernando’s’ famous. The series was centred around a contestant – usually a single man – arriving in the “Love Lift” and convincing a group of 30 girls to keep their lights on for him. Following several rounds of questions and revelations, the contestant was able to choose a girl from those left with their lights still on, to go on a date on the Island of Fernandos.
While Cilla Black saw three weddings over 19 series of Blind Date, Paddy has proved to be an even better matchmaker and is responsible for seven weddings over the course of Take Me Out. He said: “I am really proud. By Andrew Gilpin. Myriam Toua. Video Loading Video Unavailable. Click to play Tap to play. The video will start in 8 Cancel Play now. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights.
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In the show, a male contestant has to try and impress 30 women, who switch their lights off if they lose interest. At the end he is able to pick from the women whose lights are still on, with both going on a date to Tenerife. In December contestant Jade Devaney opened up about what it’s like to feature on the programme. Jade explained that contestants are taken to two different hotels during their time on the show once that are in Tenerife – checking in to one hotel only to check into another following date day.
The long-running dating show hosted by Paddy McGuinness is leaving ITV after more than a decade, as ratings have declined since its debut.
While the show is probably more infamously known for its awkward dates and blackouts, Take Me Out did see its fair share of successes. Beckie Ryan, a former contestant on the show, took to Twitter to post her tribute after hearing the news of the cancellation. Eight weddings, six babies and a generation of youngsters who have grown up watching us on Saturday night TV.
Ten years! Thank you to all the boys who braved the Love Lift and most importantly to the stars of the show – the girls. News of the cancellation of the dating show has garnered mixed reactions from people across social media. News you can trust since