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date (day) time network episode title
3/2/20 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#808) TBA
2/24/20 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#807) Rebel Wilson: Love and Attraction
2/17/20 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#806) Mark Cuban: Power and Money
2/10/20 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#805) Jack Black: Music
2/3/20 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#804) Kids vs. Adults
1/27/20 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#803) Drew Brees: Performance
1/20/20 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#802) Ted Danson: Fact or Fiction?
1/20/20 (Mo.)8:00 PMNGC(#801) Male Brain vs. Female Brain
12/29/19 (Su.)10:00 PMNGCFirst Look
12/1/19 (Su.)9:00 PMNGC(#801) TBA
3/20/16 (Su.)9:00 PMNGC(#706) The Survivor Brain
3/13/16 (Su.)9:00 PMNGC(#705) Super Senses
3/6/16 (Su.)9:00 PMNGC(#704) Life of the Brain
2/28/16 (Su.)9:00 PMNGC(#703) Brains Behaving Badly
2/21/16 (Su.)9:00 PMNGC(#702) The God Brain
2/14/16 (Su.)9:00 PMNGC(#701) Meet the Brain
10/26/15 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGCTry This at Home
6/29/15 (Mo.)9:30 PMNGC(#606) Imagination
6/29/15 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#605) Animal vs. Human
6/28/15 (Su.)10:30 PMNGC(#604) Perspective
6/28/15 (Su.)10:00 PMNGC(#603) Sleep
6/28/15 (Su.)9:30 PMNGC(#602) Scams
6/28/15 (Su.)9:00 PMNGC(#601) Positive Thinking
3/16/15 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#510) Faces
3/9/15 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#509) Logic
3/2/15 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#508) Peer Pressure
2/23/15 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#507) Misconceptions
2/16/15 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#506) Memory
2/9/15 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#505) Paranormal
2/2/15 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#504) Money
1/26/15 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#503) MORALITY
1/19/15 (Mo.)9:30 PMNGC(#502) LEFT VS. RIGHT
1/19/15 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#501) COMMON SENSE
1/12/15 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGCFair Game
9/5/14 (Fr.)10:00 PMNGC(#412) Brain Trust
9/5/14 (Fr.)9:00 PMNGC(#411) Mind vs. Body
8/25/14 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#410) Intuition
8/18/14 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#409) Patterns
8/11/14 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#408) Anger
8/4/14 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#407) Food
7/28/14 (Mo.)9:30 PMNGC(#406) Superstitions
7/28/14 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#405) Battle of the Sexes
7/21/14 (Mo.)9:30 PMNGC(#404) Risk
7/21/14 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#403) Language
7/14/14 (Mo.)9:30 PMNGC(#402) Addiction
7/14/14 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#401) Compassion
7/13/14 (Su.)7:00 PMFOX(SP-1509) BRAIN VS. BODY
7/6/14 (Su.)7:00 PMFOX(SP-1508) TRUST ME
3/17/14 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#310) Follow the Leader
3/10/14 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#309) In It to Win It
3/3/14 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#308) Mind Your Body
2/24/14 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#307) Retrain Your Brain
2/3/14 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#306) What's Going On?
1/27/14 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#305) Stress Test
1/20/14 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#304) Trust Me
1/13/14 (Mo.)9:30 PMNGC(#303) Laws of Attraction
1/13/14 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#302) In Living Color
11/11/13 (Mo.)9:30 PMNGC(#301) Battle of the Ages
6/24/13 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#212) Liar, Liar
6/17/13 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#211) Illusion Confusion
6/10/13 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#210) Use It or Lose It
6/3/13 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#209) You Decide
5/27/13 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#208) Seeing Is Believing
5/24/13 (Fr.)9:00 PMFOX(SP-1344) BLOW YOUR MIND
5/20/13 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#207) Battle of the Sexes
5/13/13 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#206) What You Don't Know
5/6/13 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#205) Power of Persuasion
4/29/13 (Mo.)9:30 PMNGC(#204) Don't Be Afraid
4/29/13 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#203) Motion Commotion
4/22/13 (Mo.)9:30 PMNGC(#202) It's About Time
4/22/13 (Mo.)9:00 PMNGC(#201) Focus Pocus
10/9/11 (Su.)10:00 PMNGC(#103) Remember This!
10/9/11 (Su.)9:00 PMNGC(#102) Pay Attention!
10/9/11 (Su.)8:00 PMNGC(#101) Watch This!






BRAIN GAMES (NGC)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
10/9/11 - ???
STATUS:
currently airing (winter 2020)
TIME SLOT:
mondays from 8:00 PM-10:00 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
8 (8 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
renewed through the 2020-21 season (the show's ninth) on 1/17/20
DESCRIPTION:
(from National Geographic Channel's press release, January 2020) Produced by Magical Elves, an additional season of BRAIN GAMES, with Keegan-Michael Key returning as host, was greenlit ahead of its new season debut. Shot in front of a live studio audience, BRAIN GAMES challenges some of the world's biggest celebrities to realize their special brain power through fun and highly entertaining interactive games, illusions and social experiments that will reveal the "why" behind the "wow." On Monday, Jan. 20, at 8/7c with two back-to-back episodes, BRAIN GAMES launches with everyone's favorite Hollywood couple, Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard, going head-to-head in the "Battle of the Sexes," a series of games designed to reveal how men's and women's brains differ; then immediately following at 9/8c, Emmy- and Golden Globe-winning Ted Danson learns how our brains distinguish fact from fiction. The new season of BRAIN GAMES is packed with the world's biggest celebrities, including Tiffany Haddish, Drew Brees, Jordan Peele, Meghan Trainor, Anthony Anderson, Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Jack Black, Mark Cuban, Kevin Hart and Rebel Wilson. With the help of host Key, along with world-famous mentalist Lior Suchard and field correspondent and neuroscientist Cara Santa Maria, each episode delivers shocking revelations on the science of our brains and surprising explanations behind why we do what we do, making it a television event for the whole family. Join in on the fun as BRAIN GAMES reveals the incredible science of what makes our brains tick!
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Keegan-Michael Key as Host
RECURRING/PREVIOUS CAST INFORMATION:
· Jason Silva as Host
CREW INFORMATION:
· Casey Kriley as EP
· Dan Cutforth as EP
· Elle Key as EP
· James Rowley as EP
· Jane Lipsitz as EP
· Jo Sharon as EP
· Keegan-Michael Key as EP
· Lauren Williams as EP
· Matt Renner as EP (NGC)
GENRE(S):
· reality (all)
· reality (documentary)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Alfred Street Industries
· Magical Elves Productions