We’ve had , a show in which daters were covered in prosthetics and transformed into mythical creatures before they hooked up, but queer romance has been a step too far for most of the history of dating shows.We started to see LGBTQ folk appear in the 2000s, but it was limited to grim stunt shows like the wildly transphobic – in which a woman had to determine which of a number of potential male partners were secretly gay – in 2012 hopefully closed that era for good.
That was the concept behind —effectively increasing the awkwardness of the blind date tenfold.
Prioritizing personality over looks, covered the faces of the 20 bachelors one lucky woman was to choose from.
The masks helped ensure that the bachelorette would make her decision based on internal beauty instead of relying on external attraction, but viewers never got to see who she picked because the show was cancelled after five episodes. Who knew she ventured into the world of romantic reality TV?
This list answers the questions, "What is the best dating show of all time?
The best dating reality shows offer viewers the unique perspective of watching singles trying to find the perfect mate.