Fri Apr 6, 2012, 11:09 AM
brooklynite (20,571 posts)
Coming soon to your TV: Celebrity War Games
LOS ANGELES (AP) ' A new TV competition series that tests celebrities against the demands of military exercises will be produced for NBC.
"Stars Earn Stripes" is the working title of the show from veteran producers Dick Wolf ("Law & Order") and Mark Burnett ("Survivor," ''The Voice"). Nine celebrities from music, sports and Hollywood will be paired with trainers at a "top-notch, secret training facility," the producers said in a statement Thursday.
The contestants will face weekly challenges such as hostage-rescue exercises or placing a laser target atop a mountain.
And presumably, at the end of each week the worst-performaning celebrity gets shot...
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Fri Apr 6, 2012, 11:33 AM
RC (25,592 posts)
3. Isn't there a new show called "The Hunter" or "The Hunted" or some such?
Built around a not too distant future where there is a contest where people hunt people with real weapons. A Survivor type show with real human killing in it.
Our overlords are numbing us for the fate they have in store for us.