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"STARS EARN STRIPES"
(X) "103 - SEARCH AND DESTROY"
08/21/2012 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Tuesday) : The "Stars Earn Stripes" cast face a harrowing mission entitled "search and destroy" in which they must "fast rope" from a helicopter onto a rooftop and repel down an 8 story building. One cast member must overcome personal fears while another isn't sure they want to be a part of the mission at all. Two celebrities must face off in a final shootout round with the winning team moving onto the next round of the competition. Hosted by General Wesley Clark (ret) and Samantha Harris, the show stars Laila Ali, Dean Cain, Terry Crews, Nick Lachey, Todd Palin, Dolvett Quince, Picabo Street and Eve Torres
SEASON(S): 1 (6 episodes, 0 of which have yet to air)
ADDITIONAL NOTES: presumably canceled on 4/15/13 as the series was not among abc's summer 2013 plans
DESCRIPTION: (from NBC's press release, June 2012) NBC announced the celebrity cast and hosts of its new alternative series "Stars Earn Stripes" - a fierce and emotionally charged new competition show honoring America's armed forces. The cast includes four-time undefeated world boxing champion Laila Ali, actor Dean Cain ("Out of Time," Five Days of War"), actor and former National Football League player Terry Crews ("The Expendables 2," "The Newsroom"), multi-platinum recording artist, actor, producer and television personality Nick Lachey (NBC's "The Sing-Off"), Alaska businessman Todd Palin, Olympic gold medalist Picabo Street, "The Biggest Loser" trainer Dolvett Quince and WWE Diva, Eve Torres. The series will be hosted by General Wesley Clark (ret.) - the former Supreme Allied Commander Europe for NATO and former presidential candidate - and television personality Samantha Harris ("Entertainment Tonight," "Dancing with the Stars"). "Stars Earn Stripes" will debut with a special two-hour episode on Monday, August 13 (8-10 p.m. ET) and will air Mondays at 9 p.m. ET.