ABC Announces “Jeopardy! Masters”
Disney’s ABC has announced that it has ordered another new spin-off series from the popular primetime gameshow series, “Jeopardy”, called “Jeopardy! Masters”. Last year, ABC also launched another celebrity spin-off,
This new series is an elite-level version of the classic quiz show and it will be hosted by Ken Jennings, who is the all-time win streak leader and winner of ABC’s Jeopardy! The Greatest of All Time in 2020 and also recently took over the role as the main host of the main “Jeopardy” show.
Each episode will feature the six highest-ranked, current Jeopardy! contestants, who will then face off in a Champions League-style event to win the title of Jeopardy! Masters champion.
Competing in the first series will be Matt Amodio, Sam Buttrey, Andrew He, James Holzhauer, Mattea Roach and Amy Schneider.
“Jeopardy! Masters” is being produced by Sony Pictures Television, with Michael Davies as an executive producer.
The show will air on the ABC channel in the United States and be available to stream on Hulu. It hasn’t been announced how many episodes this series will have, or if it will air live or will be pre-recorded.
What do you think of an elite version of “Jeopardy”?