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date (day) time network episode title
10/22/21 (Fr.)8:00 PMCBSSERIES DEBUT






ACTIVIST, THE (CBS)
Premieres in TBA 2021 or 2022 (Exact Date TBA)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
???
STATUS:
new in 2021/2022 (date TBA)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (1 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
one-off special
DESCRIPTION:
(from CBS's press release, September 2021) CBS, Global Citizen and Live Nation announced today that multiple GRAMMY(R) Award-winning superstar Usher will host new CBS competition series THE ACTIVIST, with award-winning actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas & Emmy(R) Award winner and KINRGY CEO and founder Julianne Hough serving as co-hosts. The five-week reality series premieres Friday, Oct. 22 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network, and available to stream live and on demand on Paramount+. THE ACTIVIST is an unprecedented series featuring six activists from around the world working to bring meaningful change to one of three urgent universal causes: health, education and the environment. The activists will compete in missions, media stunts, digital campaigns and community events aimed at garnering the attention of the world's most powerful decision-makers, demanding action, now. The competing activists' success is measured via online engagement, social metrics and hosts' input. The hosts will guide the activists through their journey, with plenty of surprises from high-profile public figures.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Julianne Hough as Co-Host
· Priyanka Chopra Jonas as Co-Host
· Usher as Host
CREW INFORMATION:
· Fernando Hernandez as EP
· Ivan Dudynsky as EP
GENRE(S):
· reality (all)
· reality (documentary)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Deviant Media
· Global Citizen
· Live Nation