Alternatively, if only one girl remains lit from round 3 then the man gets to choose between her and a "mysterious girl", who remains unseen until he makes his choice.Take Me Out: The Gossip was a behind-the-scenes sister show that began airing weekly on ITV2 from series 3-5 and 7-9, following the broadcast of the main programme.In the first series, the successful couples conducted their date at FERNANDO'S!in Manchester, which is actually Club Bijou on Chapel Street, the outcome of which is shown as part of the following week's show. He meets the girls and then says his name and where he is from.There are usually four men brought on in the course of a single episode, though on some occasions segments have been cut and only three men have been shown.
Season one showcases fireman Mark Orlando (Ken Marino) as the bachelor.Comedic value is mostly provided by Mc Guinness's array of catchphrases such as "Let the (object) see the (object)", "No likey, no lighty! It sometimes includes interviews with his friends and family. In this round the man asks the girls who are remaining a question. Paddy questions the chosen girl if they would rather know the man's 'love at first light' or not.", "If you're turned off, turn off", "If he's not Mr Right, turn off your light", "Get out there, turn one girl off and take one girl out! Then they meet, go up the big stairs opposite the love lift and have a backstage interview.The women stand on stage underneath thirty white lights, each with a button in front of them.A single man is then brought down on stage via the 'Love Lift' and tries to persuade the women to agree to this date in a series of rounds, playing a pre-recorded video discussing his background, displaying a skill (such as dancing or playing a musical instrument), or playing another video in which the man's friends or family reveal more about his virtues and philosophy.It did not air in 2014, but returned in 2015 with Wright joined by new co-host Laura Jackson.