Show has made international specials before, for england, the us, france, korea and japan and this is not the first time the show has filmed in australia.
If you are the one dating show sbs
He sees the show as a fun way of "exploring and celebrating the chinese culture".
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The audience has dipped somewhat, but with 36 million viewers it is still the most popular dating show on the planet.
Another sense, it's also a homecoming: if you are the one is loosely based on a dating show called taken out, which was developed by fremantle media and first aired on channel 10 in 2008.
That was probably the thinking behind sbs 2 picking up if you are the one, the dating show with 24 girls and one man looking for love and marriage, which boasts these audience figures in its homeland.
But the australians are a select club, albeit one that is about to get larger now that sbs2 has announced it has teamed up with the show's producers, yuanjin film and tv, for two australian specials.
Now Australians have the chance to find love on the most popular dating show in the world, If You Are the One.