Superhuman (The Brain), FOX, USA
Pitch: Local adaptation of the format Deutschlands Superhirn (The Brain) that tests the abilities of 12 ordinary people to use their extraordinary skills to win a $100,000 grand prize. Each of the contestants possesses a distinct, nearly super-human ability in fields such as memory, hearing, taste, touch, smell and sight. The studio audience decides who wins. The German format was also adapted in France, Italy, Spain, Brazil, Argentina and China.
Social media buzz: According to the witspottER analytics, the entertainment special was among the top 15 most commented premieres of the week in social media in the USA.
Premiere: Monday, January 4, 2016
Distributor: Endemol Shine Group (ESG)