THE WIPEOUT KITCHEN IS DISHING OUT MORE THAN
CONTESTANTS CAN CHEW, ON ABC'S "WIPEOUT"
"You're All Acting Like Babies" - "This is the best season of Wipeout ever! And as the father of a three-month-old, I know from �wiping,'" says host, John Henson. The Wipeout Kitchen is always in a giving mood, dishing out more than our contestants can chew, This time around serving up a baby food smorgasbord. But only the three strongest players will make it through to stomach the Sushi Bar on their way to the Wipeout Zone. Will a "Socially Awkward" contestant best a high school "Clownselor," or will the "Bull Frog Assassin" take out the competition and walk away with the $50,000 grand prize? Hosted by John Anderson (ESPN's "SportsCenter"), John Henson (E! Entertainment's "Talk Soup") and co-hosted by Jill Wagner, "Wipeout" airs TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. (Rebroadcast. OAD 7/21/11)
Each week, 24 new exciting contestants of all ages, shapes and sizes go head to head through four rounds of demanding but hilarious obstacle courses to win the title of "Wipeout Champion" and the $50,000 grand prize. In the end, only one contestant will win, while everyone else will Wipeout!
Fans can also star in the own "Wipeout" by visiting www.WipeoutYourself.com
"Wipeout" executive producers are Matt Kunitz ("101 Ways to Leave A Game Show" "Fear Factor") and Scott Larsen. Shye Sutherland, Kevin Wehrenberg, Trice Barto and J. Rupert Thompson are co-executive producers. The series is produced by Endemol USA. David Goldberg is the chairman of Endemol North America.
About Endemol USA
Endemol USA is a leading producer of television programming specializing in reality and non-scripted genres for network and cable television. The company produces the mega hits "Deal or No Deal," "Wipeout," "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" and "Big Brother." Endemol USA is a division of the Endemol Group, a prominent international content developer, producer and distributor of television and online programming. The company, headquartered in the Netherlands, has subsidiaries and joint ventures in 25 countries, including the major European markets, the U.S., South Africa, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico and Australia. Endemol is owned by a consortium consisting of Goldman Sachs Capital Partners, Mediaset Group and Cyrte Group. For more information, please visit www.endemolusa.tv. Endemol is a privately held company.
"Wipeout" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format, with 5.1 channel surround sound. This program carries a TV-PG,L parental guideline.
For more information on "Wipeout," visit ABC.com