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The Weakest Link - USA

Paul Farrer reversions iconic show music for new series

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

Paul Farrer (The Chase, Dancing On Ice, The Wheel) reversioned his iconic music for the show which originally aired in 2000 on the BBC and then in over 100 countries.

NBC aired 13 episodes of the rapid-fire quiz show. The same series was also broadcast on CBC in Canada.

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 aired in 2020 on NBC. It has since been recommissioned to a second series to be made in 2021.

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