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ABC Picks Up Game Show Set on a Skyscraper

ABC hopes to stand tall in the game-show genre with Downfall, a series set on a skyscraper.On the show, contestants must answer trivia questions atop a tall, big-city building to win $1 million in cash and prizes, according to The Hollywood Reporter.Dancing with the Stars on ice: ABC moving forward with ice dancing seriesIf they lose, their ...

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ABC hopes to stand tall in the game-show genre with Downfall, a series set on a skyscraper.
On the show, contestants must answer trivia questions atop a tall, big-city building to win $1 million in cash and prizes, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Dancing with the Stars on ice: ABC moving forward with ice dancing series

If they lose, their winnings fall off the building. Contestants also have the choice of taking a controlled plunge from the edifice; the details of that are still being worked out.The network has ordered an unspecified number of episodes of Downfall, which will premiere in the summer.