USA Network has ordered a slew of series including a bar competition series from Blake Shelton and Carson Daly, a social experiment fronted by former American Idol mentor Bobby Bones and an Alaska-set survival competition from the producers of Deadliest Catch.Barmageddon sees Shelton and Daly head to Nashville to open the doors to Blake’s bar Ole Red.
With Daly behind the bar and Shelton taking the stage with his house band for live music sing-alongs in front of a crowd, the series sees celebrity friends go head-to-head in a series of bar games with a fun twist, including Air Cannon Cornhole, Keg Curling, Drunken Axe Hole, Sharts aka Shelton Darts.
It is hosted by WWE star Nikki Bella.The series is produced by White Label Productions and JLP Pictures with Blake Shelton, Carson Daly, Lee Metzger, and White Label’s Chris Wagner serving as executive producers.Snake in the Grass is hosted by Bones.
It is a social experiment that will see four strangers who are dropped into the wild with a chance to win $100,000. In order to win, the team must figure out which one of them is the Snake – a saboteur who is secretly undermining the group every step of the way.It is produced by Renegade 83 with David Garfinkle, Jay Renfroe, Craig Armstrong, Mike Espinosa and Sam Hargrave serving as executive producers.The Chain: Alaska, which comes from Deadliest Catch producer Original Productions, is an outdoor competition series that sees adventure racers and survival experts clash in high-stakes challenges while navigating through some of the most remote islands in the world.Read more on deadline.com