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Michael Strahan will host $100,000 Pyramid for ABC

Michael Strahan never sleeps, that’s what we are learning. Not only is Strahan one of the popular panelist of “FOX Sports” panel, he manages to co-host “Live! with Kelly and Michael” almost every day of the week. TV can’t get enough of Michael Strahan it seems, now he will host the Primetime Game Show, and old-school favorite, “$100,000 Pyramid” on ABC.

Yes the Pyramid is back, with almost the same classic setup that you watched when you stayed home sick from school as a child, only this time it’s hitting Primetime. An Emmy Award-winning series, the show will be re-imagined for the modern age and new viewers with the same simple design.

The Pro Football Hall of Famer and celebrated TV personality will take hosting duties, and every episode will have $100 grand up for grabs. In the new show stars will team up with players from across the country to take on the timeless war of words, racing against the clock to give and guess clues in one of TV’s all-time great word-association games. “$100,000 Pyramid” is a 10-episode series and will air this summer on the ABC Television Network.

“Growing up, Pyramid was one of my favorite shows to watch with my family,” said Michael Strahan.” He added, “Watching the celebrities and players become a competitive team is always fun to see. I’m looking forward to bringing it back for the new generation to enjoy as well!”

“$100,000 Pyramid” is produced by SMAC Entertainment in association with Sony Pictures Television and will be taped in front of a live audience in New York. The all-new “$100,000 Pyramid” is executive-produced by Michael Strahan, Constance Schwartz and Vin Rubino.

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