Jane Lynch to Host New NBC Game Show, ‘Hollywood Game Night’

Jane Lynch (FOX)

Glee” star Jane Lynch has been tapped to star in a new NBC game show, the network announced Friday.

Lynch will host “Hollywood Game Night,” which will pit A-list celebrities against everyday folks as they hang out together and play pop-culture-based games in a “cocktail party atmosphere.”

NBC has ordered eight hour-long episodes of the series that comes from Sean Hayes (“Will & Grace”) and Todd Milliner.

No premiere date has been announced.

“With Jane Lynch on board as our host, we now have a key component in place that will further enliven the sheer fun of a raucous Hollywood party that will include real everyday people,” said Paul Telegdy, NBC president of alternative and late night programming, in a statement. “Her exuberant wit and ability to think quickly will be the perfect match for our show which will give viewers a fresh look inside the off-set lives of their favorite celebrities — and allow them a chance to win money as well.”

Lynch added: “I’m so thrilled to let the world in on the fun with Sean at ‘Game Night’! The format is sure to provide a lot of unexpected results that will keep everyone off-balance and entertained.”

Click Below to Watch a Full Episode of “Glee”:

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/watch/Glee/6900990713260735112/19041859651/I-Do/embed 580 476]

The opinions expressed are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Comcast.

, , , ,

Comments are closed.