Episodes: Eight (hour)
TV show dates: September 15, 2015 — November 3, 2015
Series status: Cancelled
Performers include: Neil Patrick Harris, Nathaniel Motulsky, and Nicole Scherzinger.
TV show description:
Television and stage performer Neil Patrick Harris is the host of this live one-hour show which features appearances by A-list stars, stunts, comedy skits, incredible performances, mini game shows, audience giveaways, and hidden camera pranks.
When Harris is unable to leave the studio during the program, a pint-sized version named Little NPH (Nathaniel Motulsky) fills in on reporting segments and conducting celebrity interviews.
They’re assisted by Nicole Scherzinger on a variety of segments including the karaoke-based game Singalong Live where home viewers have a chance to participate in the live broadcast. She also assists on mini-game shows and competitions.
The series is based on the popular British series Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway.
Episode #8 — Kelsey Grammer
Kelsey Grammer is the guest announcer.
Singalong Live with Backstreet Boys
A trio of contestants – Michelle Duperval in Malverne, New York; Stephanie Kelly from Girardville, Pennsylvania; and Josh Powell in Kingston, Tennessee – play fill in the lyrical blank on a new Singalong Live featuring Backstreet Boys and a performance of “I Want It That Way.”
Best Time Ever Awards
Neil, Nicole Scherzinger, David Alan Grier and Michelle Kwan award audience member Kelly Manno awards for Most Deceitful Celebrity Interaction, Excellence in Questionable Behavior and Lietime Achievement Award.
Audience member Nicole Patterson is picked to play Get Lucky and compete for a chance to win a $2,500 gift card from Hotels.com, movie tickets for a year from Fandango, a trip to Kauai, Hawaii, and many more prizes.
Ticket to Slide
Jeff Joel, Kayla Whipple and Nicholas and Paul Porche-Riner play Ticket to Slide for a chance to spend New Year’s in Sydney, Australia.
End of the Show Show: End of the Show Spectacular
Neil performs an original song for the final End of the Show Show of the season, with appearances from Nicole Scherzinger, Kelsey Grammer, Little NPH, Little Nicole and BTE All-Stars Michael Long and Margarita Montimore.
First aired: November 3, 2015.
What do you think? Do you like the Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris TV show? Do you think it should have been cancelled or renewed for a second season?