Let’s just say even stars can have the occasional odd encounter. "That was kind of a weird thing."But, never one to take a hit lying down, Probst reportedly called into Us Weekly the next day to tell his side of the story and explain why there was never a second date."Katie and I were set up by a mutual friend several years ago.
But the timing never worked out and so we never met."Apparently the romance was ill-fated from the onset.
Still, Probst and Couric didn’t leave it at that, as he further explained. We talked a bit about her kids and the challenges of being a parent to teenagers, and we talked a bit about our careers and lifestyles but we never got much beyond the surface."Continue reading: Katie Couric On The Dating Scene And Her Brief Encounter With Jeff Probst have been accused of being dull and repetitive in the past, with the winners of TV’s top prize rarely changing from year to year.
"What I remember most about the date is how nervous I was and how little I offered to the conversation," Probst recalled. In the face of this rather severe criticism, the powers that be at the Emmy headquarters have promised a shake up for this years Award ceremony and said that there may be a few surprises in store concerning where certain gongs will be handed.
With 17 nominations each, Mad Men and American Horror Story are leading the pack, with the 1950’s set advertising drama set for a fifth straight ‘Outstanding Drama Series’ win.
In fact, I don't know if Katie remembers, but that same friend originally tried to set us up way back in 2001," he wrote.