USA Network, cable’s #1 entertainment network, announced today that it will reboot The Biggest Loser, one of the most popular and longest-running unscripted franchises in television history!
The Biggest Loser will feature a dynamic new team of experts determined to dramatically improve America's lifespans and waistlines. The revamped version of the iconic NBC hit competition series will feature men and women competing not only to lose weight, but also improve their overall wellbeing. Each episode will feature a team of experts including a trainer, chef and life coach, who will help guide the contestants as they embark on the biggest transformations of their lives.
“We’re re-imagining The Biggest Loser for today’s audiences, providing a new holistic, 360-degree look at wellness, while retaining the franchise’s competition format and legendary jaw-dropping moments,” said Chris McCumber, President, Entertainment Networks at USA Network & SYFY.
USA is building on the successes the network has had in unscripted, with popular family docu-comedies such as Chrisley Knows Best and its spinoff Growing Up Chrisley, and WWE-inspired series like the hit Miz & Mrs. Docu-comedy The Radkes joins the schedule this summer, while second seasons of freshman series Temptation Island, Growing Up Chrisley, and Miz & Mrs were recently announced.
The 10-episode season from Endemol Shine North America, in association with Universal Television Alternative Studio, is expected to debut on USA Network in 2020. Experts to be announced.