Scoop: Coming Up On All New WHAT WOULD YOU DO? on ABC - Friday, July 13, 2018
"What Would You Do?" with anchor John Quiñones reveals how people behave when they think no one is watching by using hidden cameras to record people's real reactions to thought-provoking scenarios created by actors.
Friday, July 13, scenarios include the following:
A pregnant teen tells her parents that she no longer wants to put her baby up for adoption and instead wants to raise the child. Her parents disapprove and push for adoption. What will those who overhear say? Joining to watch the action behind the scenes is Catelynn Baltierra, "Teen Mom"star.
An African-American man, wearing a hooded sweater, is shopping at an upscale clothing store in Manhattan. Although the customer has done nothing wrong, the salesperson becomes uneasy and begins to insinuate that the customer can't afford the clothing being sold. Eventually the salesperson calls the security guard to pat him down before he leaves the store, simply because of his skin color and clothing. How will fellow shoppers react? Will anyone defend the man? (OAD: 5/23/14)
A mother and daughter are at a clothing store and begin to treat the salesperson poorly. The daughter bosses the salesperson around and tells her that because her parents can afford the entire store, she should receive better treatment. Will fellow shoppers step in?
A woman is grocery shopping and instead of pulling items from the shelves, she's taking from other shoppers' carts. What will others say?
A man in a full tuxedo walks into a bar. He starts talking about how he is supposed to get married in a few hours, but he doesn't think he can go through with it. Will other customers support him and give him advice? What happens when the bride walks in?
Ethan Nelson is the executive producer of "What Would You Do?" for Lincoln Square Productions.