As we have already reported today, "Saturday Night" live standout Leslie Jones is leaving NBC's late-night sketch comedy program after five seasons to pursue a series of film and television projects, "Supermarket Sweep a reboot of the classic TV game show that will moderate Jones and produce as an executive producer. I've heard that the revival of Fremantle has sparked a lot of interest as several broadcasters, both traditional and streamer, bid on it. I hear that the list contains ABC, NBC, Fox and Netflix.
ABC has a strong lineup of classic game show revivals that "Supermarket Sweep" would suit well with actress-comedian Jones, including "Match Game" hosted by fellow "SNL" Alec Baldwin and Ale A pair of comedian comedians including "Celebrity Family Feud" starring Steve Harvey and "To Tell the Truth" by Anthony Anderson. Jones will soon be on ABC's $ 1
In the meantime, NBC would probably want to force Jones, who has become known for her commitment to "SNL" and her work, the network for the last two Olympics. Netflix is also in a comedy special with Jones in business.
I hear Jones was a big fan of "Supermarket Sweep" and a driver for reviving the classic show created by Al Howard.
In "Supermarket Sweep", participants race their shopping carts around a supermarket and collect so much money in food that they can take hold within a certain period of time. The team that has the most valuable items in its cart at the end of the race wins. 1999-2003).
Jones studied pop culture and attracted a legion of fans with her commentary on "Game of Thrones" and Olympics.
More projects on Jones's plate are her first stand-up comedy, Netflix, this was recently announced and there were several features, including a role in the "Coming To America" Equel. Jones, who had initially come across "SNL" as a writer, quickly established himself with a few eye-catching "Weekend Update" appearances that led to her joining the cast in fall 2014. One of her unforgettable imitations is Whoopi Goldberg. In her "Weekend Update" comments, she has also addressed a number of topical issues, most recently the new anti-abortion legislation in some states. Her work on SNL has earned Jones three Emmy nominations.
In addition to restarting the US with Jones, Fremantle is hosting a recovery of Supermarket Sweep for IT2 with Rylan Clark-Neal as host.