The UK version is the third after France. stereo club, and with whom the Universal International Studios label Monkey is producing Universal Television Alternative Studio,
Hosted by Fallon, NBC draws inspiration from original gameshow musical segments The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon With signature games including Launch the Mic, Air Guitar, Don’t Drop the Beat and Slay It, Don’t Spray It.
Details about the games and guests will be revealed in due course.
Gilligan, a rising entertainment and comedy star who won three BAFTAs for Channel 4, said: “It’s such an extraordinary format and I’m so honored that the BBC and NBCUniversal are letting me bring it to the UK.” The Latish Show with Moe Gilligan.
The show was commissioned by the BBC’s Director of Unscripted Kate Phillips when she was the Entertainment Director, and falls on the day Michael McIntyre’s The Wheel Commissioning editor Kalpana Patel-Knight was named BBC Head of Entertainment. Monkey’s executive producers are Will McDonald and Andy Price.
Phillips said: “With the wonderful Mo Gilligan leading the proceedings, this is my jam We will see competing celebrities face off like never before in a series of musical games that are guaranteed to provide many surprises and solo moments. ,
The original US version was produced by Universal Television Alternative Studios in association with Fallon’s production company Electric Hot Dogs. A second season was recently launched after becoming NBC’s best non-scripted digital launch of all time, garnering over 250 million views across linear, digital and social platforms, according to the network.