The two stars will drive the star-studded spin-off of the popular 1960s dating show, which originally ran from 1965 to 1973, for ABC, which promised the eight-episode series would be a “wacky wink in modern dating.” will be.
ABC said, “The celebrity guests take a spin on the classic dating show and remain a mystery as one lucky applicant is selected from a hidden group of three bachelors and / or bachelors based on their answers to celebrity questions.”
Non-famous applicants have a chance to guess the celebrity’s secret identity through clues, questions, and even parodies of the 67-year-old hit hit, who will also serve as executive producer on the new series.
In addition to an announcement for the new show, Michael wrote on Instagram: “Classic and popular game show that comes back from you with a musical twist !!! (sic)”
The actress ‘New Girl’ is “so excited” about her new job.
41-year-old Zooey wrote on her own Instagram account: “I’m very excited to announce that I’ll be hosting #TheCelebrityDatingGame alongside Michael Bolton on @ABCNetwork!
“What’s the matter, you ask? It’s that classic dating game that you know and love, but with a modern twist! Michael and I will be matchmakers, generate hopeful dates and surprise prominent applicants. Catch me on @DatingGameABC soon!
“The Celebrity Dating Game” is the latest in a long line of restarted game shows for ABC that include “Celebrity Wheel of Fortune”, “Supermarket Sweep”, “Press Your Luck”, “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire” and “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire” will be broadcast ‘Match Game’.
The show will be recorded in Los Angeles, but a premiere date has not yet been set.