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Within minutes of introducing the second contestant — whom Cohen dubbed “buff Jesus,” thanks to his large stature and long mane of silky hair — the host asked about the size of his manhood. “I’m very true to myself on the show, so when there’s a hot guy on the show, I say, ‘Wow this guy is really hot,'” he adds, noting that a gay man would not have been tapped to host a national TV show back in the ’80s when Chuck Woolery emceed the original series.“I don’t think that would have happened years ago,” Cohen admits.
Plus, in addition to having a gay host, the contestants are much more diverse than the flagship show with interracial couples, gay couples, straight couples, young couples, and elderly couples.
“It’s just this incredible confluence of incredible talent and a great format and a concept that happens to be perfect for me,” Cohen says, admitting that hosting a shiny-floor game show has been a “fantasy” of his.
“He’s amazing, like a glove,” Darnell raves of Cohen. head of unscripted and alternative television echoes the host’s sentiment that everything fell into place at the right time.
“There’s a reason that these shows have been on forever, and they will be forever.” Regardless of the broadcasting trend, Fleiss, who knows a thing or two about summer programming with his hit spinoff “Bachelor In Paradise,” boils “Love Connection” down to one thing: “It’s really super simple.