"Social media platforms may have changed the rules of the game for millennials, but on Blind Date you've still got to find the real-life chemistry.
"The show respects its original traditions but there is a contemporary flavour to reflect the world today," he said.
This was the funny bit of the show because more often than not it wasn't so much Blind Date but Blind Hate.
The short film of the week tended to show their good sides, but it was the bit afterwards that was the funny part.
Take a look at the stars who appeared on ' Blind Date' before they were famous. Cilla Black's Saturday night classic 'Blind Date' helped launch a number of celebrities' careers after they appeared on the show, but you'll be surprised at which stars appeared on Cilla's stage looking for love before they were famous.