Dating game gameshow
He directed and starred in "The Gong Show Movie," a thundering failure that stayed in theaters only a week.
Chuck Barris, whose game show empire included "The Dating Game," ''The Newlywed Game" and that infamous factory of cheese, "The Gong Show," has died. Barris died of natural causes Tuesday afternoon at his home in Palisades, New York, according to publicist Paul Shefrin, who announced the death on behalf of Barris' family.Moyd came up with the idea while driving for Uber one day when he saw a girl try to pick up a guy."I was driving a car with a girl and a guy in back," Moyd told .Moyd said he gets contestants by posting ads on Facebook asking who wants be on a "surprise dating game."Once in the car, contestants can ask their potential matches questions, like one would on a regular dating show, before picking one match to go on a date with.The chosen one can then take the date or a cash prize.