ABC Bets Big on Classic Daytime Game Shows in Primetime

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Following the summer 2015 success of a celebrity-themed primetime version of Steve Harvey hosted Family Feud, ABC has greenlit an update of $100,000 Pyramid with Michael StrahanThe Live! With Kelly and Michael favorite will serve as both executive producer and co-host of the Pyramid reboot.  

"Growing up, Pyramid was one of my favorite shows to watch with my family," said Strahan in a statement."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!"

Michael Strahan/PR Photos

Michael Strahan/PR Photos

The project hails from Sony and SMAC Entertainment. Constance Schwartz (Snoop Dogg's Father Hood) and Vincent Rubino (Best Time Ever With Neil Patrick Harris) are also executive producers. 

FremantleMedia North America's Celebrity Family Feud will once again air in primetime on ABC this summer.  The program averaged a 2.4 among the 18-49 demo during its first run and was watched by roughly 9.4 million, according to Nielsen Live + 7 Day ratings. 

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