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MrBeast’s Beast Games, the ‘Biggest Reality Competition Series in Television History,’ Ordered at Prime Video

Jimmy Donaldson, aka content creator MrBeast, is about to jump-start TV’s “biggest reality competition series” ever. Prime Video has ordered the YouTuber’s Beast Games, which will include a whopping 1,000 contestants and award a $5 million cash handout, the biggest single prize in the history of television and streaming.

“My goal is to make the greatest show possible and prove YouTubers and creators can succeed on other platforms,” MrBeast, who will serve as host and executive producer, said in a statement Monday. “Amazon gave me the creative control I need to try and make it happen. I hope to make the YouTube community proud.”

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“MrBeast has captured the attention and imagination of fans of all ages, from all walks of life and all over the world,” Head of Amazon MGM Studios Jennifer Salke said. “We are excited to work with Jimmy and his talented team to bring his brilliant, high production and stakes-raising concepts to Beast Games for our global customers to experience.”

Beast Games will premiere exclusively on Prime Video worldwide (release date TBA), streaming in more than 240 countries and territories.

In November 2022, MrBeast became the most subscribed YouTube creator globally. He currently has 245 million subscribers.

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