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MTV's "Fear Factor" Returns with Celebrity Episodes - Tuesday, July 17

Hosted by Ludacris, the series will include 10, one-hour celebrity episodes filled with new stunts inspired by urban legends, popular scary movies and viral videos from today's cultural zeitgeist.   ...Read More...

Fear Factor Renewed For Season 2 By MTV

Ahead of tonights season 1 finale, MTV has given the green light to a 20-episode second season of the hit reality series from Endemol Shine North America, for premiere in 2018. Ludacris is set to return as host and executive producer of the series in which contestants confront their fears, push beyond their comfort zones and take action against some of their biggest stressors. Fear Factor delivered MTVs highest-rated series premiere in two years in P18-34 and is the No   ...Read More... //

Fear Factor Exclusive: Contestant Is Buried Alive in This Horrifying Clip

  Fear Factor has been known to push the boundaries of reality TV with hair-raising stunts like lying in a tub filled with live scorpions or eating animal genitalia but its latest stunt might be the scariest one yet. In this exclusive clip, a contestant is buried a coffin. In addition to   ...Read More... //

Fear Factor Exclusive: Contestant Buried Alive

Fear Factor Exclusive: Contestant Buried Alive  ...Read More... //

The Differences Between Fear Factor with Joe Rogan and The MTV Version with Ludicrous

It has become a common practice of television networks and film studios to reboot old series and movies in an attempt to appeal to a younger audience. There are times in which the reboot is actually better than the original and then there are times in which rebooting a series or movie turns into an insult. Basically, in order for a reboot to work, there have to be elements that allow the audience to connect to the original idea and brand while presenting subtle changes in nuance that give it more of an edge and appeal. The new MTV version ...Read More... //

MTV's "Fear Factor" Delivers Network's Biggest Series Premiere in Two Years

MTV spins the numbers for Tuesday, May 30.  ...Read More... //

Fear Factor Revival Is MTV Highest Rated Premiere In 2 Years Among Young Adults

Tuesday nights season premiere of MTV s Fear Factor revival hosted by Ludacris was the networks highest-rated series premiere in two years among adults 18-34, delivering a 0.83 rating in the key demo, up 164% vs. its time period average. Airing at 10 PM, the reboot drew 936,000 total viewers in Live+Same Day. The Fear Factor debut also gave lead-in Champs Vs Pros a boost. Tuesday night's 9 PM episode of the reality series hita season high in 18-34 (0.61), up 13% vs ...Read More... //

Fear Factor Is Getting Revived with Ludacris as Host But There's a Big Twist

  Take that, rewind it back, Ludacris got the worms to make your belly go bleh . The rapper-actor will host a reboot of the early aughts gross-out game show Fear Factor for MTV, the network announced Wednesday. There will be a significant difference from the Joe Rogan -hosted original, though -- it won't ...Read More... //

Fear Factor Revived by MTV with Ludacris as Host - E! Online

Fear Factor lives again. E! News has confirmed MTV has revived the fan-favorite NBC reality show with a 12-episode reboot hosted and executive produced by Ludacris. However, this time don't expect as many insect challenges, the new series, which premieres Tuesday, May 30 at 10 p.m. on MTV, will have segments inspired by urban legends, scary movies and everyday anxiety-inducing happenings, like rescuing personal cell phones from extreme heights. Each episode will feature eight contestants in four teams of two, like best friends, co-workers, exes, siblings, etc., according to a press release. Read the full article at E! Online .

Fox Orders Survival Competition Series From 'Wipeout,' 'Fear Factor' Producer

The network has added eight episodes of Lionsgate TV-produced 'Kicking and Screaming' for 2016.  Read More... //