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Blind Date returned on , as part of ITV's coverage of a concert held outside the Tower of London to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the foundation of the charity The Prince's Trust.Comedian Patrick Kielty and TV presenter Kate Thornton acted as hosts for the show which featured Dame Edna Everage, Roger Moore, Richard E. It returned again on 16 October 2013 to celebrate Black's 50-year career in the entertainment industry.Syndicated revivals were moderated by Elaine Joyce, Jeff Mac Gregor, Brad Sherwood, and Chuck Woolery. The new series began airing on 17 June 2017 in its usual Saturday night slot and is produced by So Television, Olga TV and Stellify Media, a firm part-owned by Sony Pictures Television.They were then asked a question by a single individual of the opposite sex, who could hear but not see them, to choose with whom to go on a date.Before the decision Our Graham (replaced in the final ITV series by Tommy Sandhu), who was never seen, gave an amusing reminder of each contestant.(Don’t feel left out ladies, they would occasionally turn the tables and have one bachelor asking the questions to three bachelorettes).
At the height of its popularity in the 1980s, 18.2 million tuned in on a Saturday night.
The show had a format similar to the show known in Australia as Perfect Match or in the US as The Dating Game.
Three singles of the same sex were introduced to the audience.
Locations ranged from Bognor Regis or a date in an ice cream factory, to Anguilla or the Maldives. , was shot in early 1985 and fronted by comedian Duncan Norvelle.
In the final series (2002–03), the format was tweaked; the "Ditch or Date? John Birt, LWT's director of programmes, and the IBA regulatory body had reservations about Norvelle's camp style.