ITV is bringing an intense assault course show ‘Ninja Warrior’, to UK television in spring with presenters Ben Shephard and Rochelle Humes.
Already a smash hit in the USA, Sweden, Malaysia and Japan, Ninja Warrior UK will be hosted by Ben Shephard, Rochelle Humes and Chris Kamara.
Ninja Warrior is a new entertainment series, it’s the ultimate test of strength, speed and courage.
Viewers will watch contestants pushed to their limits as they compete to complete TV’s toughest challenge.
Contestants from all walks of life ranging from ‘Have a Go Heroes’ to ‘Superhuman Athletes’ are invited to take on the challenges of the course.
Each part is laden with jaw-dropping challenges, heart-stopping excitement and adrenaline-fuelled action as the contestants attempt to complete three punishing and potentially hilarious stages.
250 ambitious competitors will start but few will successfully overcome the toughest obstacle course ever seen on British Television. Can any survive to the end to face the vertical challenge of scaling the heights of an impressive scaling tower named, Mount Midoriyama, and be crowned the first ‘Ninja Warrior UK’
Asif Zubairy, ITV’s Commissioning Editor for Entertainment said: “We are thrilled to be bringing Ninja Warrior to the UK. This exciting new format will showcase some inspirational achievements as well as hilarious mishaps on what promises to be the toughest course on TV.”
Ninja Warrior UK is coming soon to ITV.