Dating show Adam Looking For Eve is based on the idea that our naked self is our truest self.
But is running around naked really the best way to get to know a potential partner’s deepest feelings?
Why does taking that vital method of personal display away from someone magically reveal more about them?
What happens if you go on a big nude date with someone you think you’re making a real connection with, then the moment it’s time to get dressed they slip on a footy jumper –and you hate sport?
It is also urging VH1 to provide notice to advertisers before running their commercials in "Dating Naked." A Viacom spokeswoman declined to comment.Advertisers typically buy broad schedules from cable networks such as VH1 rather than securing commercial time in a specific show, although they can indicate that they don't want their ads in specific programs or kinds of content."We have specific guidelines in place to help steward our media spend, which should prevent our ads from appearing in this type of programming," Mondelez said in an email to the PTC that was provided by Ms. "Mondelēz International did not purchase this program specifically and has not previously aired ads on the program. Henson, Hhgregg said "our buying guidelines are very specific in terms of program content, precluding the inclusion of shows that feature the kind of gratuitous sexuality in 'Dating Naked.' Unfortunately, errors do occasionally occur and our spot mistakenly ran within the program.The Parents Television Council lauded the news that VH1 canceled Dating Naked, the reality dating show where strangers go on blind dates completely naked.The program was full of graphic nudity and explicit dialogue, yet was rated by VH1 as being appropriate for children.
Jeanine Poggi covers the TV industry and how broadcast and cable networks and distributors are adopting to the changes in the world of TV advertising.