SYFY ANNOUNCES THREE NEW REALITY SERIESÂ COSWORLD, FANDEMONIUMÂ ANDÂ JOE ROGANÂ QUESTIONS EVERYTHINGÂ WILL PREMIERE IN 2013
NEW YORK â€“ April 10, 2013 â€“Â SyfyÂ today announced three new exciting reality series all currently in production.Â Joe RoganÂ Questions Everything,Â CosworldÂ andÂ FandemoniumÂ will join the channelâ€™s lineup of other popular unscripted series, such asÂ Face OffÂ andÂ Ghost Hunters, when they premiere this summer.
Joe Rogan Questions Everything (working title)Â â€“Â Premieres Tuesday, July 16 at 9PMÂ (ET/PT)Â -- Life-long unexplained paranormal mystery-addict Joe Rogan ventures into unknown worlds and untapped territories to search for answers to lifeâ€™s most startling theories. Having explored these questions for years on his podcast, Joe now takes his journey to the next level, traveling the country and knocking on any door necessary to find the truth. In his own unique and inquisitive style, Joe will stop at nothing to quench his curiosity for the unknown. Production company: A. Smith & Co. Executive producers: Arthur Smith, Joe Rogan, Kent Weed, Frank Sinton, Michael Braverman, Tod Mesirow, Barry Bloom, Jeff Sussman and Chandra Keyes.
Cosworld (working title)Â â€“Â Premieres Tuesday, AugustÂ Â 27 at 10PM (ET/PT)Â â€“Â CosworldÂ is a tantalizing six-episode docuseries that lifts the veil on the imaginative world of cosplay competition. The series follows some of the hottest cosplay stars as they make a splash at comic book conventions around the country. The show dives deep into their lives, following their process as they create extravagant and visually arresting costumes each week. These individuals will constantly defy odds and race against the clock to transform themselves into amazing fictional characters that push the boundaries between fantasy and reality, all in hopes of impressing the convention judges to win a cash prize and the chance to become a cosplay legend. Production company: 51 Minds, an Endemol Company. Executive producers: Mark Cronin, Courtland Cox and Dave Caplan.
Fandemonium (working title)Â â€“Â Premieres Fall 2013Â â€“Â From the producer of Jersey Shore comesFandemoniumÂ â€“ a six-part docuseries that celebrates the incredibly unique, often misunderstood, and infinitely fascinating fan girl and fan boy culture. Living together in an LA apartment complex, a tight-knit group of pop culture-obsessed fans continue to find their place in the world and flourish, thanks to their passions and personalities. Whether itâ€™s being first in line for the latest blockbuster, making a lasting impression upon getting the chance to meet their heroes, or just figuring out how to balance their passions with making a living â€“ when these friends get together, itâ€™s flat outÂ Fandemonium.Â Production company: 495 Productions. Executive producer: SallyAnn Salsano.
SyfyÂ 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 (SyfyÂ Ventures),Â SyfyÂ is a passport to limitless possibilities. Originally launched in 1992 as SCI FI Channel, and currently in more than 98 million homes,Â Syfyis a network of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies.Â Â NBCUniversal is owned by Comcast Corporation.Â (Syfy. Imagine greater.)