ABC plans to keep Michael Strahan busy. In addition to co-anchoring Good Morning America, Strahan will return as the host of The $100,000 Pyramid game show. The alphabet network has just renewed Pyramid for a third season ABC has also renewed Celebrity Family Feud and Match Game today.
Here’s a portion of ABC’s press release about the renewal:
Hosted by “Good Morning America” co-anchor Michael Strahan, the Emmy Award(R)-winning pop-culture phenomenon, “The $100,000 Pyramid,” is reimagined and better than ever when a cast of all-star celebrities take center stage and partner with contestants from across the country to compete against each other with hopes of making it to the winner’s circle and the ultimate grand cash prize. The show rans #1 in its 10:00 p.m. time slot on Sundays this summer and retains 100% of its lead-in among Adults 18-49.
“Returning for season three definitely goes under the category ‘Things that are Awesome,'” said Strahan. “It has been such an honor continuing the legacy of the legendary Dick Clark as host of ‘Pyramid.’ Looking forward to another season of giving away ABC’s money.”
“The $100,000 Pyramid” is produced by SMAC Entertainment in association with Sony Pictures Television and was taped in front of a live studio audience in New York. “The $100,000 Pyramid” is executive produced by Michael Strahan, Constance Schwartz and Vin Rubino.
What do you think? Are you a fan of The $100,000 Pyramid game show on ABC? Are you glad that it’s been renewed for a third season?