The Chase

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  • TV-PG
  • 2013
  • 14 Seasons
  • 7.4  (932)

The Chase, a game show on GSN, premiered in 2013 and ran until 2015. The show is a remake of a popular British game show of the same name, and features Brooke Burns as the host and Mark Labbett and Shawn Parr as the Chasers. The premise of the show is simple - a team of contestants answer general knowledge questions to earn money. The twist is that they are then put up against one of the Chasers, who are all expert quizzers. The Chaser then tries to catch up to the contestants' score by answering the same questions. If the Chaser can reach the same score or more as the contestants, they are "caught" and eliminated from the game.

The show is split into three rounds. In the first round, each contestant answers questions individually, aiming to accumulate as much money as possible. The Chaser then has a chance to catch up by answering the same questions.

In the second round, the remaining contestants work together to answer questions as a team. They can earn a significant chunk of money - but the Chaser they are up against changes. Each of the Chasers has a unique skill set, so the contestants must consider which Chaser they want to face based on their previous performance.

Finally, in the third round, the contestants face off against their chosen Chaser. The Chaser is given several chances to catch up, but if they fail to do so, the contestants split their final winnings.

The format of The Chase makes for an exciting and fast-paced competition. Burns is a captivating host, effortlessly guiding the contestants through the twists and turns of the game. Meanwhile, Labbett and Parr keep things interesting with their different approaches to quizzing. Labbett, known as "The Beast," is an intimidating presence, bringing a level of intensity to the show. Parr, on the other hand, is more personable, creating a rapport with the contestants that makes for a friendly yet competitive dynamic.

The Chase also stands out because of the high stakes involved. The contestants are playing for potentially life-changing amounts of money, adding an extra layer of excitement to the game. In addition to the monetary value, the bragging rights of beating one of The Chasers is also a significant motivator.

Perhaps one of the most impressive aspects of The Chase is the level of challenge it presents to its contestants. The questions on the show cover an impressively broad range of subjects, from pop culture to history to science. As such, the show attracts a diverse range of contestants who all share a love of trivia.

Overall, The Chase is a thrilling game show that showcases the best of what quizzing competitions can offer. Burns, Labbett, and Parr all bring unique strengths to the table, making for an engaging viewing experience from start to finish. Whether you're a trivia buff or just a fan of entertaining television, The Chase is definitely worth checking out.

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Tuesday 16th February 2021
59. Tuesday 16th February 2021
February 16, 2021
Four people who have never met before - Farooq, Neil, Carys and Emily - take on the Chaser. Bradley Walsh guides the contestants through the show.
Monday 8th March 2021
55. Monday 8th March 2021
March 8, 2021
Four people who have never met before, Ross, Carmel, Samta and Aliyu join forces in an attempt to take home thousands of pounds. Just one thing stands in their way. The Chaser.
Monday 4th January 2021
44. Monday 4th January 2021
January 4, 2021
Quiz show hosted by Bradley Walsh. Four contestants must pit their wits against the Chaser, a ruthless quiz genius determined to stop them winning the cash prize.
Monday 30th August 2021
32. Monday 30th August 2021
August 30, 2021
Lesley, Phil, Josh and Jen hope that together they can beat the Chaser and leave with thousands of pounds.
Wednesday 2nd December 2020
27. Wednesday 2nd December 2020
December 2, 2020
Bradley Walsh is behind Mary, Henry, Liz, and Tudor all the way as they try to beat one of the country's finest quiz brains and take home thousands of pounds.
Tuesday 5th October 2021
7. Tuesday 5th October 2021
October 5, 2021
Four people who have never met before - Keith, Carole, Molly and Charlie - take on the Chaser. Bradley Walsh guides the contestants through the show.
Thursday 23rd September 2021
3. Thursday 23rd September 2021
September 23, 2021
Can Malcolm, Michaela, Charlotte and Thomas work together as a team and take down one of the country's finest quiz brains?
Episode 2
2. Episode 2
November 4, 2020
Bradley Walsh is behind Nathan, Victoria, Rich and Pam all the way as they try to beat one of the country's finest quiz brains and take home thousands of pounds.
Friday 20th November 2020
1. Friday 20th November 2020
November 20, 2020
All that stands between Gareth, Aaron, Nicky and Julie is the small matter of one of the country's finest quiz brains, a Chaser, but could it be the new Chaser?
  • Premiere Date
    August 6, 2013
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (932)