Based on a hit UK format, the hourlong series offers an authentic look at a variety of real first dates happening over one night at the same restaurant in Chicago.The show features daters from cities across the country, and of all ages, sexualities and dating experience.
Asked recently about casting Ellen Page as a seductive actress in his most recent movie, Woody Allen replied:"I wanted someone who was not sexual in a heavy-handed way.
If I wanted an overtly sexual actress, I would cast someone like Scarlett Johansson.
It was signed ‘Your Heavenly Daddy’.“It was the worst kind of homophobia,” she said, “because it wasn’t just ‘You deserve to burn in hell.’ It was ‘While God thinks it’s lovely that you stood up for your beliefs, perhaps you’ve never had the loving arms of a father.’”She responded over Twitter, stating that: “Being gay isn’t a belief.
My soul isn’t struggling & I don’t want arms of Heavenly Father around me. Yes.”Going public with her sexuality have made her feel much freer than ever before.“I feel more creatively inspired than I have in years,” she said.
Just try to keep up: MC: Drew, after an entire life spent in the business, when did you know you wanted to take the directing plunge? That's when I turned in my first script to my godfather. EP: I just got a Smart Car, and the very first night we all went out in it to see Cat Power. GO BEHIND THE SCENES OF DREW AND ELLEN'S PHOTOSHOOTMC: Ellen, you're a newbie at some of this stuff—is it more fun to do a big photo shoot like ours with Drew, who has so many more of these under her belt? I didn't really play dress up when I was a kid, and I'm really T-shirt and jeans-y.
[That would be Steven Spielberg, folks.] He called it , it was also about a mother-daughter relationship. I wanted to give Drew a ride, but it's so small, I was going to put her in the trunk—but there were too many paparazzi outside. Let me just divert them away from you guys, get out, and I'll take the hit and grab a cab."EP: I felt so bad. The only problem is I've been on the freeway and felt like I was going to be blown away like a Tim Hortons coffee cup, so I may have to upgrade to a Mini Cooper—something a little stronger. But I think I'm getting way better at these things.There are many actresses who blind you by how sexy they are.Ellen is a very sweet girl, but she can project something complicated and mysterious.Using a fly-on-the-wall and hidden-camera approach, viewers will be along for the ride as the dates unfold.is executive produced by Pam Healey and John Hesling for Shed Media, Ellen De Generes and Jeff Kleeman for A Very Good Production, and Tim Carter for Twenty Twenty.However, there was one incident involving an old-fashioned pastor that shows not everyone is beyond homophobia yet.