Kicking and Screaming: Fox greenlights Survivor-style series
Kicking and Screaming
Mix Survivor with The Amazing Race and you get Kicking and Screaming, a new show from Fox that features 10 survivalists teaming up with 10 pampered individuals for a tense race through the wilderness.
Matt Kunitz, whose past credits include work on Wipeout and The Real World, will produce. “I’ve always been fascinated by the survival space, so I am excited to infuse a touch of comedy into a traditionally dramatic genre and get to do it on Fox, the home of competition reality series,” Kunitz said in a statement.
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Other competition series on Fox currently include American Idol, Hell’s Kitchen, and So You Think You Can Dance. This one will be decidely less glamorous than those though: Teams will have to go up against wild animals, dangerous terrain, and unpredictable weather to get to the finish line,
The eight-episode first season of Kicking and Screaming is set to debut this year.