Celebrity Escape Room

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Celebrity Escape Room

About the Show

Ben Stiller brings the phenomenon of escape rooms to television in spectacularly over-the-top style with Celebrity Escape Room. Stiller and Jack Black serve as executive producers and participants in the one-hour show featuring a cast of A-listers immersed in the hilariously high-energy, no-holds-barred escape.
 
Joining Stiller for the gameplay are comedy stars Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow and Adam Scott. Jack Black is host and the all-knowing "Game Master" who puts his celebrity friends to the test as they work together under intense pressure to beat the clock, unlocking a series of surprising puzzle rooms to ultimately engineer their great escape in this uproarious and heart-pounding adventure.

Tapping into the wildly popular escape room craze, Celebrity Escape Room combines the drama and tension of a real-life video game with the side-splitting allure of the ultimate party game. All highly competitive with killer instincts, Stiller, Cox, Kudrow and Scott will work together and channel their inner Sherlocks to decipher clues and solve puzzles, brainstorm for solutions and combine their comedic talents to ultimately gain their freedom before time runs out.

When stumped they may only ask the Game Master for three clues to help them escape their complete isolation from the outside world. Each room that the players complete earns money to be donated to Red Nose Day.

In addition to Stiller, Celebrity Escape Room will be executive produced by Black, Christine Taylor, Nicholas Weinstock, Amiira Ruotola and Lee Metzger (The Voice). The show is produced by Universal Television Alternative Studio, Red Hour Productions and Electric Dynamite.

 

CREDITS

Date
Thursday, May 21, 2020

Host
Jack Black

Celebrity Players
Ben Stiller, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Adam Scott

Executive Producers
Ben Stiller, Jack Black, Christine Taylor, Nicholas Weinstock, Amiira Ruotola, Lee Metzger

Co-Executive Producers
Genna Gintzig, Keith Dinielli, Lisa Higgins

Supervising Producers
Jessica Beeman, Kristal Williams

Segment Producer
Elise Andert

Writers
Grant Taylor, Paul Greenberg

Director
Alex Van Wagner

Associate Director
Amy Wilcox-Barker

Line Producer
Steven Ponce

Production Designer
James P. Connelly

Art Director
Brittany Perham-MacWhorter

Lighting Director
Tom Sutherland

Origination
Los Angeles, California

Produced By
Universal Television Alternative Studio, Red Hour Productions and Electric Dynamite

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