Our local girl grills date on ITV’s Take Me Out
ITV has confirmed that the popular reality dating show, Take Me Out , has been cancelled after ten years on the air. Hosted by Paddy McGuinness , the TV series saw a group of singletons keep their light switched on if they were attracted to a certain bachelor, and the show went through stages of revealing more about Mr Right’s personality, habits and hobbies. If several women kept their lights on, the contestant would then choose his favourite girl to join him on a holiday. Of course, the series coined Paddy’s popular catchphrase: “No likey, no lighty! So for the last time: ‘Lights out, all out. He recently shared a video of himself with co-presenter Chris Harris, writing: “Always nice car sharing with harrismonkey. We use our own and third-party cookies to improve our services and show you related advertising with your preferences by analyzing your browsing habits and generating the corresponding profiles.
Lincoln singletons wanted for new series of ITV’s Take Me Out
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.
An agent from Hays Travel has appeared on ITV dating show Take Me Out – and landed himself a date. James Rix, also known as Rixy, came down the love lift.
Georgia Barrow. Adam Brown, who also works at The Loft in Shefford, will be one of 30 men competing to win the affection of two celebrity ladies. Adam appeared on the show back in and managed to land a date and a holiday with Stacey Wright from Oldham. If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Comet. Click the link in the orange box above for details. This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years.
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Take Me Out axed as Paddy McGuinness confirms end of ITV show with video message
One of Britain’s most popular Saturday night entertainment programmes, which has been filmed at studios in Maidstone for nearly a decade, has been cancelled. ITV is said to have axed hit dating game show, Take Me Out, amid claims its ratings have dipped in recent years. The series, presented by comedian Paddy McGuinness and synonymous with his catchphrase ‘no likey, no lighty’, has been filmed at Maidstone Studios since It has become a cult Saturday night classic, with viewers regularly tuning in to see dozens of single girls unleashed into the dating arena, where eligible single men will then be revealed one by one via the Love Lift.
ITV show Take Me Out has been axed, it has been confirmed tonight. The hit dating show hosted by Paddy McGuinness managed 11 seasons.
By David Craig. However, across its episodes, eight of the couples introduced on Take Me Out went on to get married, including Beckie Louise Ryan and Adam Ryan who met on the show around four years ago. The show peaked in with just shy of six million people tuning in to its series two premiere, but the most recent episodes frequently drew in less than two million live viewers each. I loved TakeMeOut. MrLiamCronin February 11, TakeMeOut apparently is being cancelled. Problem is the lines from the girls in the end were too scripted and forced.
MiSHsWilli February 10, One Twitter user joked about how this news would affect the fictional Isle of Fernando, which is actually located on the northern coast of Tenerife. TakeMeOut Axed Thank goodness for that. Paddy McGuinness already has a follow-up gig in the bag as one of the regular hosts on the new series of Top Gear , which recently moved to BBC One after ratings success and glowing reviews.
No more likey, no more lighty! Farewell to the brilliant Take Me Out
Megan Aldous. The football fan successfully secured a date with year-old Han and was whisked off to the tropical island of Fernando. If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Ipswich Star. Click the link in the orange box above for details. This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years.
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The network confirmed the show’s cancellation on Tuesday. The TV presenter, who has hosted the Saturday night ITV dating programme since it.
An unscreened pilot episode was made for Channel 4 in , but it was ITV who picked it up for a series. The show was produced by Thames formerly Talkback Thames. The first series was recorded at Granada Studios in Manchester , but has since been recorded at The Maidstone Studios in Maidstone , Kent , as it offered increased space and capacity for audience members. It did not air in , but returned in with Wright joined by new co-host Laura Jackson.
On 10 February , ITV announced that the show was axed after eleven series. Eight couples who met on the show subsequently got married and six babies were born to contestants who met on the show. The objective of the show was for a single man to obtain a date with one of thirty single women. The women stood on a stage underneath thirty white lights, each with a button in front of them. A single man was then brought down on stage via the ‘Love Lift’ and tried to persuade the women to agree to be his date in a series of rounds, playing a prerecorded video discussing his background, displaying a skill such as dancing or playing a musical instrument , or playing another video in which the man’s friends or family reveal more about his virtues and philosophy.
At any point during the rounds, the women could press the button in front of them to turn off their light if they did not want a date with the man. If this occurs, their area of the stage turned red. If, at the end of three rounds, there were still lights left on, the bachelor would turn off all but two of the remaining lights himself. He would then have a chance to ask one question to the last two women, before choosing which of the women he wanted to go on the date with by turning off one more light.
If the man was left with two lights at the end of round 3, he would just ask his question to the two remaining women and if there was only one light left at the end of round 3, he will go on the date with that girl without asking her his question.
Paddy McGuinness’ Take Me Out, filmed at Maidstone Studios, ‘cancelled by ITV’
The year-old applied for the show last year and filmed the series between October and December – and she had the nation in fits on Saturday night with her unsual party trick. Nicolle Phillips had the nation in fits after showing off her unusual party trick, which sees her impersonate a crying baby. It really blew up on Twitter because the Take Me Out account tweeted a video of me doing the impression and then it was tweeted by ITV too — so a lot of people have seen it.
Nicolle filmed the show between October and December after applying for fun early last year. So the first day was a bit of a blur — it was a really surreal experience.
Take Me Out to turn out the light. The dating show, hosted by Paddy McGuinness, has been cancelled by ITV after more than episodes.
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 Sign in Edit Account Sign Out. By Rhona Shennan.
Stars and fans react as Take Me Out is axed after 11 series
EastEnders: 90s singer Mica Paris to play ‘formidable’ character in Walford. After Blind Date left a hole in our Saturday nights, ITV stepped in with this absolutely classic fronted by none other than the loveable and sexy no? Paddy McGuinness. Here’s all the behind-the-scenes secrets – and some seriously surprising show facts. Yup, actual rehearsals, to ensure the live show foiled in front of a studio audience goes without a hitch.
Comedian Paddy McGuiness fronted ITV’s Take Me Out for the entire run, making the fictional island of ‘Fernando’s’ famous but it has now been.
For some reason, doing the Carlton dance from Fresh Prince in the Love Lift felt like a good idea at the time. By Ellie Harrison. And so my trauma began. I stepped gingerly into the lift. With that, he played the music and the Love Lift began to descend at an excruciatingly slow pace. Why did you agree to this? Series ten will include two specials. Impressively, seven weddings and three babies have come out of the dating show over its run. Did he feel like God? Certainly not god.
Quite the opposite. As I gleaned from the talkative cabbie who dropped me to Maidstone Studios — the very same taxi driver who takes the boys and girls in separate cars to the airport straight after each recording — the guys often have doubts. He said that they moan about picking the wrong girl and are dreading being stuck with them on a filmed first date in a foreign country.
It was an intoxicating haze of sweet perfume, fake tan, waxed legs, impossibly pert breasts, sequins, squealing and laughter.
Paddy McGuinness’ dating show Take Me Out axed after 11 years
The popular dating series had been on our screens for over a decade, playing Cupid to a whole host of couples, some who’ve gone onto get married and have babies, while others have been happy with the free holiday to the Isle of Fernandos, which is actually Tenerife! After it was heavily rumoured on Monday that the axe had fallen on Take Me Out, its famous host Paddy McGuinness took to Twitter to confirm the news in a rather heartbreaking message, which you can watch in the video above.
Eight weddings, six babies and a generation of youngsters who’ve grown up watching us on Saturday night TV. Thank you to all the boys who braved the love lift and, most importantly to the stars of the show – the girls – I’m gonna miss spending my Saturday nights wi’ya.
A blonde bombshell who turned down a second meet up with her date on ITV dating show Take Me Out said he was just ‘too nice’. Katie Beck’s.
By Sam Russell. Picture: James Bass. Rachel Green, 30, landed a date with contestant Henry from Leeds in the series finale last Saturday, presented by host Paddy McGuinness. The receptionist, who works at Gapton Hall, revealed that after meeting on the show they were whisked off to different airports – the girls to Gatwick and the men to Luton. She said the film crew would not let them speak to each other without the cameras rolling, and the day was carefully managed.
She feared former colleagues in the north of England would think she had gained weight due to unflattering camera-work. If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Great Yarmouth Mercury.
Take Me Out: ITV bosses ‘infuriated by totally unacceptable scandals’
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.
Ipswich Town season ticket holder, James Scharmann, starred on ITV’s hit TV Show Take Me Out in February. The football fan successfully.
ITV bosses have reportedly become infuriated over the string of Take Me Out scandals that emerged this week. Senior figures at ITV are said to have blamed the controversy on Take Me Out production company Talkback Thames, accusing them of failing to uncover the pair’s “extremely embarrassing” pasts during background checks. It is infuriating to be learning about a different scandal every day,” an insider told The Mirror. Things need to change – and fast. The experienced people who are making these shows have been left in no doubt as to the level of disappointment and dismay here.
They accept there are ways in which these scandals can be prevented. This whole incident has been extremely embarrassing. A representative for Talkback Thames confirmed that the company “will be reviewing procedures” in light of the scandal. The spokesperson added: “During the application process we ask contestants to declare any convictions and background checks are carried out on each individual. Aaron’s criminal record did not come to light.
It has been revealed that footage of Withers and Mo on a date will be cut from tomorrow’s January 14 edition of the show. Type keyword s to search. This content is created and maintained by a third party, and imported onto this page to help users provide their email addresses.