Remember the erotic VH1 reality dating show that began airing in July 2014? It grabbed the headlines because of its sensuous concept. The idea of the show is to pair up heterosexual people with people of the opposite gender but with a difference, the participants were completely naked here. It has been rightfully called “the most awkward show on television.”
Here are some hidden secrets of the show that you never knew before!
1) A cast member accidentally had their private parts broadcast
A model named Jessie Nizewitz who was allegedly told her vagina would be censored for television, received social media notifications and text messages from people saying they saw her womanhood broadcast on national television. The video editors hadn’t properly censored a scene where Nizewitz was wrestling naked with her date on the beach. After it, Nizewitz filed a $10 million lawsuit against Viacom in 2014 for broadcasting her uncensored vagina.
2) Mosquito bites were the biggest problem for cast members
As the participants were naked their bare body became the food court for mosquitos. The show was filmed in Panama so as the naked date contestants had bug bites much worse than you can imagine.
3) Sunburn often proves to be a serious issue for contestants
Exposure to the hot sun gave their naked bodies the harsh sunburns.
4) Participants did manscaping
Former host Amy Paffrath said that she saw many male contestants shaving, trimming and waxing some parts of their body that they had never previously touched.
5) You get used to all the nudity on set
Amy Paffrath revealed In an interview with St. Louis magazine,