"AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR"
"CELEBRITY NINJA WARRIOR"
05/25/2017 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Thursday) : NINE BRAVE CELEBRITIES TACKLE THE COURSE ALONG WITH ELITE NINJA ADVISERS - ALL IN THE NAME OF CHARITY - In the first celebrity edition of "American Ninja Warrior," nine brave stars will tackle the course, all in the name of charity. Each will be paired with an elite ninja who serves as both coach and cheerleader - helping them prepare mentally and physically for their run. The intrepid celebrities include Stephen Amell ("Arrow"), Erika Christensen ("Parenthood"), Jeff Dye ("Better Late Than Never"), two-time Olympic gold medalist Ashton Eaton, Nikki Glaser ( "Not Safe with Nikki Glaser"), Derek Hough ("World of Dance"), Natalie Morales ("TODAY" and "Access Hollywood") former New York Yankees outfielder Nick Swisher ("Spartan Ultimate Team Challenge") and Mena Suvari ("American Woman"). Matt Iseman and Akbar Gbajabiamila serve as hosts, along with Kristine Leahy who co-hosts.