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The pair drew inspiration from the Taken Out format, however when the rights for that show were instead won by a rival network, If You Are the One was launched instead.
Wang said that the show is a window into Chinese society at large, and that through it, "you can tell what China is thinking about and chasing after." The show's focus was intended to be young professionals.
A major cable network is getting ready to film a new series.
They're not "amateurs," they're actual civilians who responded to an open casting call.
The world has become obsessed with all things reality and television producers have quickly fallen in line.
From cable networks such as MTV, Oxygen and WE to the traditional network stalwarts NBC, CBS, FOX and ABC, reality TV is everywhere and so are the multitude of opportunities for men and women of all ages become the next reality phenomenon.
Chinese authorities looked upon the show unfavourably, asserting that it was spreading the 'wrong values' and 'advocating materialism'.
Six months after the show first aired, officials from the State Administration of Radio, Film and Television stepped in to regulate the show.