Grizzly challenge: Discovery Channel TV show pits 'Man vs Bear'

Entertainment News Nov 1, 2019

Grizzly challenge: Discovery Channel TV show pits 'Man vs Bear'

Grizzly bears and humans will compete in tests of "strength, speed and stamina" on a new television show, the Discovery Channel announced Thursday. Human contestants will attempt "challenges inspired by what bears do naturally in the wild," including rolling giant logs, tree-climbing, eating competitions and ...

Fuji TV's home-improvement wrecking ball

National / Media | MEDIA MIX Dec 23, 2017

Fuji TV's home-improvement wrecking ball

by Philip Brasor

A popular sub-genre of reality TV is the home-improvement show, and as with many things having to do with television, Japan did it first. On TV Asahi's "The Before and After," which launched as a weekly series in 2002, superannuated, usually cramped properties are magically ...