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“Cash Cab”: Bravo Set to Revive Taxi-Based Game Show; Ben Bailey Returning

Bravo is getting ready to offer some lucky New Yorkers or tourists another opportunity to do more in the back of cab than fear for your lives or things we can’t write in a family-friendly article. That’s right: Cash Cab is back patrolling the streets with returning host/comedian Ben Bailey, from All3Media’s Lion Television. The […]

‘Press Your Luck’: ABC Bets on Elizabeth Banks as Game Show Revival Host

ABC continues to do its part to ensure that every single game show in existence gets its very own reboot, so Press Your Luck is the latest summer game show revival heading our way – but this one already has a major bonus going for it: actor/director Elizabeth Banks is taking on the hosting role. […]

ABC Orders ‘Card Sharks’, ‘Press Your Luck’ Game Show Revivals

ABC is giving the next generation of game show fans a chance to Press Your Luck and prove themselves real Card Sharks and Press Your Luck, with network ordering revivals of the two shows with Fremantle taking producing duties. Production is expected to start this spring, with hosts and premiere dates still to be announced. […]

‘Jeopardy’ Host Alex Trebek Reveals Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer Diagnosis

Long-time Jeopardy host and pop culture icon Alex Trebek took to the game show’s YouTube channel to announce that he has been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer. Sources close to Trebek say he will begin chemotherapy treatments immediately, and will attept to finish out the remainder of the game show‘s season. Having hosted the […]

‘The Masked Singer’ Episode 4 Recap: This Week, “Another Mask Bites The Dust” [SPOILERS]

Competitions are winding down on FOX’s The Masked Singer with Rabbit, Bee, Alien, Crow, and Poodle taking the stage this week. The clues were more cryptic, but most of the performances pretty solid. Fellow “Mask-erader” Leigh Kade and I will get you up-to-speed on our latest celebrity guesses as we recap the hijinx. Alien Performance https://youtu.be/CwAb0yQ5bik Clues […]

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Twitch Launches a New Game Show Called ‘Stream On’

Today, Twitch announced the launch of a brand-new game show coming to their weekly feed of live programming called Stream On. The show will debut in March 2018 and will feature streamers who have become partnered with the company, but need just a little extra boost to make their channel come alive. The details of what […]

A BC October: Tales From Terror-Vision! ‘Murder In Small Town X’ (2001)

Best described as a twisted mash-up of a reality television show, game show, and mystery drama, Fox‘s Murder in Small Town X was one of those shows you could easily say was about 16 years ahead of its time. Then again, it was so creepily disturbing that I’m not sure there would’ve ever been that […]

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TRAILERS: TBS Series ‘Drop The Mic’ And Snoop Dogg’s ‘Joker’s Wild’

Looks like TBS is taking a cue from the old wedding adage about old/new/borrowed/blue (okay, that last one’s a bit of a stretch), setting premiere dates and releasing trailers for two unscripted series that put different spins on some tried-and-true classic concepts. Game show reboot Snoop Dogg Presents The Joker’s Wild and singing competition series Drop the […]

Mike Myers Going Full Method Again To Host Reboot Of The Gong Show For ABC

ABC is launching a new, updated version of the classic game show The Gong Show for this summer, where contestants will be “gonged” by someone on the panel of hosts if their act is too terrible and needs to stop. And what a panel they are assembling, with the likes of Andy Samberg, Elizabeth Banks, […]