BABY HORROR SICKEST RE­AL­ITY TV SHOW EVER

Daily Star - - FRONT PAGE - by ADELA WHITTINGHA­M

TV bosses are plan­ning a twisted new re­al­ity show where des­per­ate wannabe mums hook up with strangers to give them a baby.

A SHOCK­ING new re­al­ity show aims to pair up sin­gle­tons who are des­per­ate to have ba­bies in a love­less pact.

Par­ents To Be, set to be aired by a “ma­jor broad­caster”, is cur­rently cast­ing in­di­vid­u­als yearn­ing to have a kid.

TV bosses are tar­get­ing wannabe mums and dads who haven’t had chil­dren be­cause they were “busy climb­ing the ca­reer lad­der” or are re­ally wor­ried that their “bi­o­log­i­cal clock is tick­ing”.

The show will follow peo­ple’s at­tempts to con­ceive a baby, even if there’s no ro­man­tic con­nec­tion.

In a call-out to wannabes, bosses said: “Whether you’re looking to have chil­dren in a ro­man­tic or non-ro­man­tic re­la­tion­ship, we could help.”

A web­site for the show does not re­veal which chan­nel the series will be aired on but the pro­duc­tion com­pany be­hind the film­ing, Naked Tele­vi­sion, has al­ready worked on series for BBC Three, ITV, Chan­nel 4 and Chan­nel 5.

Roger Kiska, le­gal coun­sel for the Chris­tian Le­gal Cen­tre, said: “Chil­dren shouldn’t be the sub­ject of a so­cial ex­per­i­ment.

“As a so­ci­ety we should be frown­ing on any­thing that is even at­tempt­ing to break down the idea of a nat­u­ral fam­ily.”

Cast­ing di­rec­tor Dar­ren Hill, pro­ducer of Celebs Go Dat­ing and Naked At­trac­tion, tweeted out a link to the cast­ing call.

The call-out reads: “Are you sin­gle but would like a baby within the next 12 months for a new TV Show?”

Naked Tele­vi­sion de­clined to com­ment last night.

RE­AL­ITY telly’s rep­u­ta­tion has al­ready taken a bat­ter­ing this year.

The Jeremy Kyle Show scan­dal has left public trust at an all-time low.

And it has even trig­gered an in­quiry by MPs.

So whose bright idea was it to come up with the lat­est vile con­cept?

Pro­duc­ers are de­vel­op­ing Par­ents To Be, which prom­ises to find wannabe mums a man to give them a child.

They will work with “ex­perts” to land their ideal baby­daddy, even if there’s no ro­mance in­volved. Put sim­ply, this is the most shame­ful idea for a TV show ever.

Ex­ecs have al­ready faced crit­i­cism for mess­ing with lives to boost rat­ings.

Yet now they want to use ba­bies and po­ten­tially vul­ner­a­ble women as guinea pigs in their sick ex­per­i­ments.

It’s ex­ploita­tive, cheap and com­pletely taste­less. Hope­fully this idea is con­signed to the dust­bin.

RE­AL­ITY SHOCK: Tots

AP­PEAL: Cast­ing ad

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