America's Next Weatherman has each classic reality show element -- from the physical challenges to the dramatic vote-offs -- will be tweaked through the Funny Or Die prism as 12 competitors compete for a job as America's next great weathercaster, Matt Oberg hosts the competition, which will be judged by longtime weather personalities Johnny Mountain and Jillian Barberie.
Status: To Be Determined
Runtime: 30 minutes
America's Next Weatherman - Ripley's Believe It or Not! (TV series) - Netflix
Ripley's Believe It or Not! is the name of several documentary television series based on the newspaper feature. The first series aired on NBC from 1949 to 1950, and was hosted by Robert L. Ripley until his death, after which several substitute hosts filled in. The series was revived for ABC in the 1980s, and was hosted primarily by Jack Palance. Another revival debuted on TBS in 2000, and aired until 2003, with Dean Cain as host. A Filipino version, hosted by Chris Tiu, debuted in 2008. An animated series based on the Ripley's franchise was also created.
America's Next Weatherman - Animated series (1999) - Netflix
In December 1995, development was underway by Cinar for an animated series based on Ripley's Believe It or Not!. The 26-episode series, titled Ripley's Believe It or Not!, was co-produced by French production company Alphanim, which was founded in 1997. The series premiered on Fox Family Channel on July 14, 1999, and was about three young people who discover unexplained mysteries and unusual items.
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