CBS Lines Up Host, Judges for Summer Reality Series Deadline
CBS has hired a well-known comedian to host a summer reality series, and named a couple of judges for the show. Deadline.com reports that Jeff Foxworthy will host "The American Baking Competition."
The show, based on the U.K. program "The Great British Bake Off," tapped Paul Hollywood, a judge on the British show, and chef Marcela Valladolid as judges, the story adds.
Foxworthy, known for his one-liners that include the phrase "you might be a redneck," has hosted other competition series, including GSN's currently airing program "The American Bible Challenge" and the game show "Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?"