Dating look alikes
You can find any person’s lookalike, whether a first love or a teenage crush.
Despite offering a free trial after first downloading the app, costs £7.99 for unlimited searches, the ability to view full profiles and an ad-free service. Simon is the former editor of Global Dating Insights.
After doing a quick search of stars’ names, the service instantly pairs singles with other datable guys and gals who look like thousands of admired musicians, actors, reality stars and more.
(Or think they do.) “Everyone has their own type, and it’s easy to refer to your favorite celebs to describe what your preference in looks are,” says Badoo CEO Andrey Andreev.
“In my opinion, it’s more about finding someone with similar attributes as opposed to finding an exact lookalike.” Entourage and paparazzi, step aside. Yes, you can now connect with their 2.0 version (that, well, isn’t quite them).
The Badoo Lookalikes feature isn’t limited to famous faces. “Originally, we were using similar technology to moderate photos of users.
Born in Newcastle, he has an English degree from Queen Mary, London and after working for the NHS, trained as a journalist with the Press Association.