Contestants ask potential dates to come clean about their shortcomings. A dater must choose between men whose baggage includes sobbing during award shows and using girls while on vacation to get a free room. A dater must choose between women whose baggage includes living with a male stripper and being obsessed with tanning. A dater must choose between men whose baggage includes only listening to gangster rap and taking all his dates to the same restaurant. A dater must choose between men whose baggage includes making important phone calls from the toilet and antiquing with his mom weekly. A dater must choose between men whose baggage includes framing an ex girlfriend for shoplifting and thinking that religion is a sham.
Gok Wan to host new Channel 4 dating series 'Baggage'
Baggage (British game show) - Wikipedia
Jerry Springer dating show Baggage has been picked up for a pilot by Channel 4. The pilot will not air, but if it impresses the broadcaster the show is expected to have a full series primetime launch, according to Broadcast. Baggage is based around three hopeful daters revealing secrets and flaws by opening suitcases filled with truths and shocking facts about themselves, while hoping to secure a date with a fellow singleton. When the three contestants are whittled down to one, the prospective dater must reveal a surprising fact of their own. The US series, which has also been picked up in Australia, has featured contestants with unusual bad habits and embarrassing secrets such as "I share a bed with my grandmother" and "My partner must dress up as Santa Claus". Watch a preview of Jerry Springer's Baggage below:. Type keyword s to search.
Gok Wan to host new suitcase-based Channel 4 dating show Baggage
The original series premiered on April 19, , airing for four seasons. A spin-off series, entitled Baggage on the Road , aired for one season, which debuted January 7, The show has earned high ratings by GSN's standards; despite this, it has also received mixed critical reception.
Gok Wan has signed up to host a new Channel 4 dating show. The show will see contestants choose potential romantic partners by revealing their secrets and personality traits, which are hidden in suitcases. Wan's appointment is said to be Channel 4's next step of making him a more general presenter, rather than just fronting fashion programmes.