NBC exams brains, brawn, and household bonds with a 10- episode sequence pick-up of the brand new one-hour recreation present Household Recreation Combat.
The brand new sequence will discover married couple Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard serving as each hosts and rivals.
Marking the primary time Bell and Shepard will staff up for a tv undertaking, every episode of the sequence will see the twosome half methods and be “adopted” right into a household of 4 as they compete in a sequence of insanely enjoyable video games with an enormous money prize up for grabs.
The undertaking is impressed by Bell and Shepard’s antics on The Ellen DeGeneres Present.
“For one in all our first dates, I invited Dax over for a recreation night time at my home with a bunch of buddies,” Bell stated.
“He stated he fell in love with me there as a result of I used to be a really tiny individual bossing everybody round. I fell in love with him too as a result of he’s a really giant one that might boss everybody round, however chooses to not. I’m so excited to host ‘Household Recreation Combat’ and play all day with my finest good friend.”
“Kristen is my favourite human to work with,” Shepard stated.
“She’s probably the most persistently humorous, playful and joyful scene accomplice I’ve ever had. She’s additionally extremely enjoyable to have a look at.”
“NBC is thrilled to be the community bringing Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard collectively to host a recreation present for the primary time,” stated Jenny Groom Govt Vice President of Unscripted Content material for NBCUniversal Tv and Streaming.
“We’ve been eager to work with them as a duo for years. Their power is infectious, their comedic sensibility comes so naturally, and their transparency about their relationship is what makes them so relatable and loveable.”
“Household Recreation Combat was born out of the true aggressive, but playful and loving spirit Dax and Kristen have in direction of one another. We’re excited that we get to work with them as on digital camera expertise and facet by facet as producing companions.”
Mike Darnell, President Warner Bros. Unscripted Tv, stated, “Kristen and Dax are merely magnetic once they’re on display. They’re a spontaneously humorous and loving couple which are additionally surprisingly aggressive on this fast-moving household competitors. They’re pure magic collectively.”
The sequence is now casting, and NBC is searching for household groups of 4. To submit your story or nominate a good friend, co-worker, or member of the family, please go to www.Venertainment.com.
Paul Dailly is the Affiliate Editor for TV Fanatic. Comply with him on Twitter.