Syfy Renews Total Blackout For Second Season
Syfy has renewed its hit unscripted competition series Total Blackout – will begin Tuesday, November 13 at 9PM (ET/PT).
Finishing its maiden season, Total Blackout, hosted by Jaleel White (Family Matters), averaged over 1 million viewers since premiering Wednesday, April 25.
Total Blackout is a 1/2 hour, extreme game show in which contestants battle each other and their fears in a series of challenges played in complete darkness. There are no lights, no blindfolds and no-holds barred as the players face their anxieties and unexpected surprises in a series of nerve-wracking games.
About Fremantle Media North America:
Fremantle Media North America (FMNA) is the U.S. production division of global media giant Fremantle Media. Based in Burbank, California, FMNA produces entertaining and innovative programs for network, cable, syndicated and online platforms, including the Emmy-nominated musical/reality phenomenon American Idol (FOX), The X Factor (FOX), America’s Got Talent (NBC), Take Me Out (FOX), Family Feud (syndicated), The Price Is Right (CBS), Let’s Make A Deal (CBS), Total Blackout (Syfy), Final Offer (Discovery), The Pet Collective (YouTube) and the first scripted series The Wedding Band (TBS premieres Fall 2012).
Syfy is a media destination for imagination-based entertainment. With year round acclaimed original series, events, blockbuster movies, classic science fiction and fantasy programming, a dynamic Web site (www.Syfy.com), and a portfolio of adjacent business (Syfy Ventures), Syfy is a passport to limitless possibilities. Originally launched in 1992 as SCI FI Channel, and currently in more than 98 million homes, Syfy is a network of NBCUniversal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies. (Syfy. Imagine greater.)
by Josh Douglas