By the end of the competition, many of the contestants say that they have learned much about interacting with people from a different social group (and positive lessons about the character of people from that group), positive things about themselves and their own character, and often something about human nature in general.
Dean Chris Mc Knerney Tori Rodman Shawn Chou Greg Berg Dan Golding David Dooyun Kim Robert Marshall Kathy Messer Daniel Paek Joe Shugart Roger Bourdeau Daniel Korb Barry Murphy Beauty and the Geek is a reality television series that is an international franchise, the U. It has been advertised as "The Ultimate Social Experiment" and is produced by Ashton Kutcher, Jason Goldberg and Nick Santora.
As 2012 comes to a close, Nate Dern celebrates his first full year as artistic director of the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York City, overseeing one of the hubs for developing young sketch and improv comedic actors.
Dern’s UCB bio lists his TV appearances on Comedy Central’s , for those who need a refresher course, was billed as a social experiment, pairing up so-called beauties and so-called geeks in a mansion, having them compete as couples in a series of challenges, and seeing if the geeks got more handsome and/or the beauties got wiser to the ways of the world.
There are challenges shown each episode, one testing the beauties on a primarily academic subject, and another that has the geeks competing in a more popular/social realm.
The winners of the challenges select two teams to compete against each other in a pure "quiz show" type question and answer session: the team with fewer correct answers gets eliminated.
Anyway, I was at a party where I ran into some members of the casting team. TVGuide.com: Niels, I read a bit about your new career with Art of Attraction on your blog, but can you give me a summary of your life as a dating coach? The first one is all about first impressions, teaching guys how to walk up to a stranger confidently, start a fun, flirty, interesting conversation.