Fear Factor

  • 2001
  • TV Show
  • None

A critic-proof reality show in which contestants perform extreme (and not infrequently gross) tests---from getting into a pit filled with scorpions or rats to walking through a burning building to eating a sheep's eyes---in hopes of winning a grand prize. The series has proven to be undeniably popular and is in no danger of winning a Peabody Award.

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Fear Factor's Host Ludacris on the Challenge He's Too Scared to Do

The Millennial Generation that grew up watching Fear Factor is finally getting an opportunity to take on the show's terrifying challenges themselves with MTV's new reboot of the popular series (Tuesday, May 30 at 10/9c on MTV). This time though, Luda… Read more

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The Bees Are Angry, Part 2 Season 7, Episode 7 Feb 12, 2012 Subscription

Five teams of two compete for $100,000 dollars on a five stunt, 2 hour spectacular.

The Bees Are Angry, Part 1 Season 7, Episode 6 Feb 11, 2012 Subscription

A special two-hour Fear Factor has a special prize of $100,000 at stake.

Roach Coach Season 7, Episode 5 Jan 8, 2012 Subscription

Contestants must save their partners from a locked cage underwater, eat a box lunch of cockroaches and grasshoppers, and more.

Snake Bite Season 7, Episode 4 Jan 1, 2012 Subscription

Partners face being catapulted off a building, getting stuck in a coffin with snakes and hanging from a chopper over water.

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Fear Factor Season 1
Hosted by Ludacris, "Fear Factor" is filled with new stunts inspired by urban legends, popular scary movies and viral videos from today's cultural zei (more…)

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People Almost Die in the First Look at Fear Factor's Return

Cockroaches and snakes and helicopters, oh my!

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Fear Factor Is Getting Revived with Ludacris as Host — But There's a Big Twist

Fear Factor is coming back with 100 percent less bugs

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Fear Factor Reboot Returns This December

NBC will premiere what it's calling the "bigger and more outrageous" version of Fear Factor on Dec.…

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  • Premiered: June 11, 2001
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: A critic-proof reality show in which contestants perform extreme (and not infrequently gross) tests---from getting into a pit filled with scorpions or rats to walking through a burning building to eating a sheep's eyes---in hopes of winning a grand prize.… (more)

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