AMC Pins Down Arm Wrestling Reality SeriesGreenlights Third Season Of Series ‘Small Town Security’ 10/16/2013 2:30 PM Eastern
AMC will enter the arm wrestling ring with a new reality series to air in 2014, the network announced Wednesday.
he series, King Of Arms, will focus on the highly-competitive world of American arm wrestling clubs, according to network officials. The series, produced Matt Renner and Ethan Prochnik (Deadliest Catch) will debut in first quarter of 2014, timed to the second half debut of The Walking Dead’s fourth season.
The network also announced the renewal of unscripted series Small Town Security (picutured) for a third season. Small Town Security will air with the previously announced second season of Freakshow in the second quarter of 2014.
“King of Arms, Small Town Security and Freakshow all take viewers inside worlds most have never seen, populated by unique and unforgettable characters,” said Joel Stillerman, executive vice president of original programming, production and digital content for AMC in a statement. “We are looking forward to bringing these new and returning series to AMC viewers and are very excited to be working with Undertow Films on our new unscripted original, King of Arms.”