NICKELODEON’S VIRAL SPORTS CLIP SERIES CRASHLETES RETURNS FOR AN EPIC THIRD SEASON, PREMIERING SUNDAY, FEB. 11, AT 10 A.M. (ET/PT)
NEW YORK–Jan. 16, 2018– Nickelodeon’s viral sports clip series Crashletesreturns for its third season with the most outrageous sports moments and a superstar lineup of guest commentators, on Sunday, Feb. 11, at 10 a.m. (ET/PT) in the NickSports programming block, which will begin airing on TeenNick that day. Crashletes co-hosts Brandon Broady and Stevie Nelson will be joined by a guest athlete in each episode who will help provide in-depth analysis of viral sports bloopers, blunders and absurdities. Created by Rob Dyrdek and Shane Nickerson of Superjacket Productions (Fantasy Factory, Ridiculousness), Crashletes will premiere with back-to-back premieres on Sunday, Feb. 11 and air regularly on Sundays at 10 a.m. (ET/PT) in TeenNick’s NickSports block.
The new season of Crashletes will feature guest appearances from: Ryan Blaney (NASCAR), Dustin Brown (NHL), Brandi Chastain (former USA Soccer player), Skylar Diggins-Smith (WNBA), Prince Fielder (former MLB player), Jessie Graff (professional stunt woman), Todd Gurley (NFL), Tony Hawk (professional skateboarder), Laurie Hernandez (professional artistic gymnast), Melvin Ingram (NFL), DeAndre Jordan (NBA), Gus Kenworthy (professional skier), Becky Lynch (WWE), The Miz (WWE), Candace Parker (WNBA), Ryan Sheckler (professional skateboarder), Bubba Wallace (NASCAR), DeMarcus Ware (former NFL player) and Shaun White (professional snowboarder).
The third season of Crashletes, shot in an all-new, 360-degree set with a live studio audience of kids, will feature brand-new viral clip categories such as “Ball of the Wild,” when animals take athleticism to new heights, and “High-Priced Crashletes,” a tribute to those who crash into very expensive items. Fan-favorite categories returning this season include: “Synchronized Stinking,” a celebration of our favorite pairs of Crashletes who fail together; “Friday Night Cat Fights,” when cats show off their fighting skills; and more.
Superjacket Productions is an all-media production company formed by Rob Dyrdek and Shane Nickerson in 2013. Building upon the success of shows like Ridiculousness, The Dude Perfect Show, Fantasy Factory, and Rob & Big, Superjacket apply their comedic sensibility to highly repeatable formats, and strive to create uniquely entertaining content featuring the world’s most magnetic personalities.
NickSports celebrates kids’ love for the action and excitement of sports with an all-access pass to their favorite athletes, teams and leagues. Currently airing every Friday (9-11 p.m. ET/PT) on Nicktoons (moving to Sundays at 10 a.m. –12 p.m. ET/PT on TeenNick beginning Feb. 11), the programming block for kids and families features a lineup of original and acquired sports-themed programming including series, specials, movies and documentaries from major professional sports leagues including the NFL, MLS, NASCAR, WWE, MLB, PGA and NHL, and professional athletes. The weekly block features long- and short- form content including Crashletes, The Dude Perfect Show,Paradise Run, Jagger Eaton’s Mega Life and the critically-acclaimed basketball documentaries Little Ballers and Little Ballers Indiana, as well as fun interviews, parodies and sketches. Fans can follow NickSports on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram @NickSportsTV #NickSports.