THE FEAR FACTOR FILE
STUNT: SNAKE WATER ESCAPE
LOCATION: PSYCHO MANSION BASEMENT
DESCRIPTION: The contestants must escape from a flooded tank filled with snakes by cutting their way through a submerged portal. The couple that can escape in the shortest amount of time will win a prize.
PRODUCTION STUNT DIAGRAM
- Over a thousand snakes were used in the stunt.
- The tank used in the stunt weighed almost two tons.
- To make the stunt more difficult the knives used to cut through the ropes were dulled.
BEHIND THE SCENES PRODUCTION PHOTOS
Hundreds of snakes surround the contestants as they begin the stunt.
Using a dull knife the contestants cut their way through the portal.
With the ropes cut the contestants can finally escape the snake infested waters.