NBC has ordered to series kid competition series Genius Junior – to be hosted by Neil Patrick ‘Doogie Howesr’ Harris.
The show would pit teams of three kids – all 12 and under – against each other through five rounds of the toughest tests. This isn’t like winning a spelling bee, or being a mathlete – the competing kids will have to be brilliant everything!
The winning team will take home the Genius Junior Grant (what that is is yet to be announced – but it ‘will set the stage for a big and bright future ahead.’
Genius Junior is now being developed by NBC. It’s premiere date is TBD.