GSN Acquires Rights To 'Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader?'


Game Show Network (GSN) has acquired the first cable rights to 90 one-hour episodes of Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader? from Mark Burnett and Twentieth Television.

The show will premiere on GSN on Nov. 6, and will air in five-hour blocks on Sunday nights from 7 p.m. (ET) to midnight.

Hosted by comedian Jeff Foxworthy, Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader?  showcases adult contestants attempting to answer elementary school-level questions, with a panel of fifth-grade students on hand to supply a little schooling, if necessary,