'Cherries Wild': Release date, plot, cast, trailer and all you need to know about Fox's game show hosted by Jason Biggs
'Cherries Wild' a game show hosted by 'American Pie' star Jason Biggs promises a fresh twist on the classic game show inspired by Pepsi's Wild Cherry soda
What goes best with some cherries? Well, some 'American Pie' for starters, or at least, the star of it at any rate. ‘American Pie’ star Jason Biggs will be hosting the new game show ‘Cherries Wild’ a nod to Pepsi’s Wild Cherry soda. ‘Cherries Wild’ has two rounds of trivia gameplay during which contestants will try to “Solve the Slots” to win the $250,000 jackpot. Fox has teamed up with Pepsi earlier as well on shows such as ‘The X Factor’ and ‘Empire’.
While there are still a few days left to go for the 'Cherries Wild' premiere, Pepsi is getting into action now and is unveiling multiple experiences for fans and future viewers who would like to brush up on their trivia skills with the 'Cherries Wild' mobile app. This is of course for viewers who aren't content just screaming the right answers to questions on their screens!
So if you're a trivia buff here's all you need to know about 'Cherries Wild':
'Cherries Wild' will debut on Fox on February 14. The series will also air on Hulu as well as Fox's streaming platform Tubi.
Over the span of an action-packed half hour, ‘Cherries Wild’ will feature two rounds of pop culture trivia gameplay, during which a team of two contestants will try and “Solve the Slots” to get closer to the $ 250,000 jackpot. At the end of each episode, contestants spin a giant wheel and try to capture all five cherries to win the ultimate prize. The trivia questions fall into two categories — “Fact or Fiction” and “One Big Question”.
‘Cherries Wild’ is the latest show on Fox for ‘American Pie’ star Jason Biggs. Earlier he starred in ‘Outmatched’, the Fox sitcom that was canceled after just one season.
The show has been created by Wes Kauble known for his work on 'Beat Shazam' and 'Supermarket Sweep'.
Check out the trailer here.
Rob Wade, President, Alternative Entertainment and Specials, Fox Entertainment said: "We are excited to partner with our longtime friends at Pepsi on ‘Cherries Wild’. This is a bold concept that best illustrates the possibilities that can be accomplished when two great brands join forces to deliver audiences a widely entertaining program and an equally dazzling product. With the always charming Jason Biggs at the helm, ‘Cherries Wild’ is a refreshing twist on the classic game show."
Said Todd Kaplan, VP Marketing at Pepsi, said: "Now more than ever, consumers are looking for content that entertains them in new ways and formats, as the media landscape continues to rapidly evolve. I couldn't be more excited to collaborate for Pepsi to collaborate with Fox Entertainment on a new, primetime game show that will deliver exciting and engaging content for fans at home."
Where to watch
You can catch the season premiere of 'Cherries Wild' on Fox on February 14 at 7 pm EST.
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