'Fear Factor' to shoot in homes across the US


MUMBAI: With so new many reality shows scheduled to debut in the US in the coming months the challenge for those in existence is in keeping the concept fresh. The producers of Fear Factor are looking at doing just that.


Fear Factor which typically films in and around e Los Angeles will shoot 22 home invasion stunts this summer featuring fans who won't have to leave their homes to eat bugs or perform similarly crazy stunts. Winners will receive a $5,000 Capital One credit card. In India Sony recently bought the format rights to the show. The US version airs on AXN.

The producers of the show in the US have announced open calls. The show's producers have stated that they are now searching for the most energetic and fearless households- families, friends, or roommates - to convert from Fear Factor watchers to Fear Factor participants, right in their own living room.


The producers are looking to invade homes in several American cities like San Francisco, Boston and Memphis. All aspirants have to do is visit the Fear Factor website and send an email. The aspiring participants should include a brief description of why the producers should travel all the way to their homes and give them the chance to play the ultimate Fear Factor Home Game.

In the past Fear Factor which is hosted by comedian Joe Rogan, has visited New York, Las Vegas and Orlando, Florida to film special episodes. An attraction based on the show also recently opened at Universal theme parks in California and Florida.


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