The Dating Game experience, according to Karen Valentine of Room 222, was “awful.”

Karen Valentine portrayed a student who eventually transitioned into teaching in the popular television series Room 222. Karen Valentine remembers the difficult journey that got her to her prestigious position.

She still cares a lot about the show that made her famous, unlike her time on The Dating Game, which she views as an “awful” experience with no love lost.

Celebrities, including Suzanne Somers, Tom Selleck, Leif Garret, and Farrah Fawcett, participated in The Dating Game, the first dating reality show before they were well-known. The show served as a forum for aspiring actors as well.