Abu Dhabi TV to roll out Arabic version of Celebrity Game Face

The Arabic version of popular US comedy game show, Celebrity Game Face, will debut on Abu Dhabi TV this week. The virtual game show is being produced by In Media Plus under license from NBCUniversal Formats, a division of show creators Universal Studio Group. In Media Plus is behind shows such as The X Factor, Arab Idol, and Goul Waraya/Repeat After Me.

Hosted by Egyptian comedian Shaimaa Seif, the Arabic series will see local celebrities from all over the MENA region, including the UAE, Kuwait, Lebanon and Egypt, take part in a variety of trivia quizzes and physical challenges.

“We are thrilled to be building on our presence across the MENA region with such great partners and a fun, Covid-friendly format,” said Ana Langenberg, SVP, Format Sales & Production, NBCUniversal Formats.