It was unable to work in Australia, but the dating format Taken Out, will launch later this month in Japan.
Under the name Take Me Out, it has since travelled to Denmark, Indonesia, the Netherlands, Sweden, Finland and Spain, and has recently been commissioned by ITV in the U.K.
The format was developed by FremantleMedia in France, and was first commissioned in Australia hosted by James Kerley for TEN.
Patrick Schult, the CEO of FremantleMedia Asia, said: “Take Me Out is really gathering some momentum internationally. It’s a unique, fun and modern dating show which is very visually appealing.
“Take Me Out has captured the attention of audiences around the world, and we are delighted to announce the upcoming launch of the program in Japan.”
Source: World Screen