CBS has more game show pilots than anyone, anywhere with five in the pipeline:
Life as a Song: Wannabes perform an important event in their lives (marriage, birth, shopping) as a musical. Life is a Cabaret.
The Wizard: Hosted by Craig Ferguson,game show uses improv and scripted comedy routines.
Game Show in My Head: SNL’s Chris Kattan hosts game show with hidden cameras. Ashton Kutcher responsible.
Power of 10: Contestants guess the results of nationwide surveys. Hosted by
Do You Trust Me?: Tucker Carlson (yes, that Tucker Carlson) hosts. Players bet on how much they trust each other as they develop relationships through gameplay and learn details via Carlson’s interviews.
CBS has reality, too.
Pop Dynasty: Members of the Jackson family judge a singing competition.
Big Brother returns this summer and new Burnett series Pirate Master debuts.
(FBLA wonders when Slave Trader will be announced.)