The beast awaits Netflix viewers.
On Monday, the streaming service teased a trailer for its first global competition series from producers Sylvester Stallone and Dave Broome (The Biggest Loser).
Ultimate Beastmaster, which launches Feb. 24, will pit 108 competitors from the U.S., Brazil, South Korea, Mexico, Germany and Japan (18 from each country) against one another. They “will take their shot at running one of the most physically demanding obstacle courses ever devised, The Beast.”
Each hour-long episode will feature 12 competitors (two from each country). Different versions of the show will feature different local celebrities as a host, and popular athletes will provide commentary throughout the competition. Read more…