Episodes: six but only four aired (hour)
Show dates: April 23, 2007 – May 28, 2007
Series status: Cancelled/ended
Performers include: Steve Byrne, Ben Gleib, Desi Lydic, Catherine Reitman, and Gareth Reynolds.
Inspired by the 2005 Wedding Crashers movie, this reality series was co-produced by the movie producers and the producers of Ashton Kutcher’s Punk’d.
The bride and groom of actual weddings team up with the team of “crashers” (Steve Byrne, Ben Gleib, Desi Lydic, Catherine Reitman, and Gareth Reynolds) to fool their wedding guests with light-hearted pranks. At the end, the bride and groom and the crashers come clean about what they’ve done.
Episode six – Erica and Manoli
Wedding couple Erica and Emmanuel Pilatos from Las Vegas, Nevada team up with five “crashers” to create the most memorable wedding weekend their guests will never forget. The crash team consists of five quick thinking, hilarious improv performers who’ve made it their mission to pull off outrageous pranks including a fire alarm accident and getting the bridesmaids in trouble with the law. The weekend will culminate with a shocking reveal as the crashers admit to their pranks.
The episode did not air.
What happened next?
There’s been no news of any plans to revive the series.
Behind the Scenes
|•||The series replaced The Black Donnellys on the NBC schedule and was a ratings disappointment from the beginning. The network pulled it after three episodes. NBC returned it for one episode and then pulled it again. Additional airings were scheduled for Summer but they never happened.|
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