Must be funny, fast, with a great sense of humor and a pleasant appearance.

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Developer 3G Studios has acquired the rights to the classic 1960s game show.

Starting in greater Phoenix on streaming video and heading for TV and will be similar to the old Dating Game Show that was on TV in the 70's and 80's. If you live in the greater Phoenix area, sign up now for our auditions. We're also looking for someone to be our Master of Ceremonies.

Clearly, the demands on the bachelors were tougher than on the women who were grilling them.

Ever since the infamous quiz show scandals of the 1950s, the feds had insisted that TV game shows be honest -- or that at least they didn't cheat.

(In addition to his game show gigs, Barris also claimed to be a hit man for the CIA.

However, that doubtful part of his job description was unknown to those of us who were doing verbal soft shoe in front of the Klieg lights.) females was based solely on their appearance or, in some cases, mild notoriety., died Tuesday of a heart attack in his Mill Valley, CA home. Lange hosted the game show for more than a decade after it debuted in 1965, and over those years played host to contestants including Michael Jackson, Steve Martin, Farrah Fawcett and Arnold Schwarzenegger competing for the right to win a date by answering questions that were intended to illicit PG-13 responses well before there was such a thing as PG-13.December 20, 1965 – July 6, 1973 1/2 hour episodes (8 seasons in original run) on ABC Other versions of the show appeared during the years: (1973–1974 as The New Dating Game), (1978–1980), (1986–1989) and (1996–1999) on different networks with different production companies Created and Produced by: Chuck Barris, Chuck Barris Productions Jim Lange was the sole host for the entire run of the series (1965-1971) He also hosted two of the shows re-boots (1973-’74) and (1978-’80)Below is a list of guest stars that you may recognize: THE SCOOPThis was sort of a sixties style boy meets girl but first boy must proof that he is worthy of girl by answering some telling questions.Eligible singles should be between 21 and 35 years old and enjoy a toke now and then. Though Lange had a successful career in radio, he is best known for his television role on ABC's The Dating Game, which debuted in 1965 and on which he appeared for more than a decade, charming audiences with his mellifluous voice and wide, easygoing grin.'They wanted a boy and a girl,' he said in a 1992 interview with the Bay Area Radio Digest.It was dead simple in concept -- a young woman was asked to select one of three bachelors for a date that was arranged and paid for by the show.