The Weakest Link returns to NBC with Paul Farrer on board

Paul Farrer reversions iconic show music for new series

The hit British export and international game show format The Weakest Link is making a comeback with US personality Jane Lynch as host and executive producer.

NBC has greenlit 13 episodes of the rapid-fire quiz show.

Co-produced by BBC Studios Los Angeles production arm and Universal Television Alternative Studio, the new version of The Weakest Link will deliver the fast-paced and quick-witted pillars of the original British format created by the BBC with a few modern twists

The Weakest Link is produced by BBC Studios in association with Universal Television Alternative Studio. Ryan O’Dowd is executive producer for BBC Studios. Lynch will also executive produce.

The show airs from September 29th on NBC.