MTV’s The Challenge: Double Agents Premieres on Dec. 9
All-star vets Darrell Taylor and Theresa Gonzalez make epic return to season shot entirely in Iceland
First-ever MTV’s Official Challenge Podcast set to launch through the iHeartPodcast Network with fan favorites Tori Deal and Aneesa Ferreira as hosts
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Nov. 26, 2020 -- MTV today announced that the highly-anticipated new season of The Challenge: Double Agents will premiere on Wednesday, December 9th at 8:00pm ET/PT.
Following The Challenge: Total Madness, which scored the highest-rated season in eight years, The Challenge: Double Agents returns to a partner format with 19 action-packed episodes. Filmed entirely in Iceland, the frigid Arctic Island sets the scene for this espionage thriller featuring 30 of the strongest reality titans from around the globe, who are forced to outsmart each other in a game of secrets, spies and lies for their share of one million dollars.
Leading up to premiere, fans will get an exclusive sneak peek and meet the cast during MTV’s The Challenge: Double Agents Declassified launch special airing on Monday, December 7th at 8:00pm ET/PT.
Coinciding with the new season, MTV’s Official Challenge Podcast will kick off on Thursday, December 10 through the iHeartPodcast Network. Hosted by fan favorite vets Tori Deal and Aneesa Ferreira, the audio show will recap each episode of the current season, reliving the drama of the series’ biggest alliances, frenemies and feuds. New podcast episodes drop the day after and are available on the iHeartRadio app and everywhere podcasts are heard, offering The Challenge fanatics exclusive behind-the-scenes scoop, from how stunts are created to the food the cast eats and more.
Meet the cast:
Aneesa Ferreira – 14th Challenge
Ashley Mitchell – 8th Challenge
Big T – 3rd Challenge
Cory Wharton – 8th Challenge
CT – 18th Challenge
Devin Walker – 5th Challenge
Darrell Taylor – 9th Challenge
Fessy Shafaat – 2nd Challenge
Jay Starrett – 2nd Challenge
Josh Martinez – 4th Challenge
Kam Williams – 5th Challenge
Kaycee Clark – 2nd Challenge
Kyle Christie – 6th Challenge
Leroy Garrett – 12th Challenge
Nany Gonzalez – 10th Challenge
Nelson Thomas – 7th Challenge
Nicole Zanatta – 3rd Challenge
Theresa Gonzalez – 7th Challenge
Tori Deal – 5th Challenge
Wes Bergmann – 14th Challenge
Amber Borzotra – Big Brother
Amber Martinez – Are You The One?
Gabby Allen – Love Island/Celebrity Big Brother UK
Joseph Allen – America’s Got Talent
Lio Rush – Former WWE Wrestler
Lolo Jones – U.S. Olympian/ Celebrity Big Brother
Mechie Harris – Musician/ Ex on the Beach
Nam Vo – Ultimate Beastmaster
Natalie Anderson – Survivor/Amazing Race
Olivia “Liv” Jawando – Shipwrecked
Additionally, The Challenge: Double Agents is set to roll out globally across MTV’s international networks in early 2021.
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The Challenge: Double Agents was created for MTV by Bunim/Murray Productions. Gil Goldschein, Julie Pizzi, Emer Harkin, and Danny Wascou serve as Executive Producers
November 26, 2020 11:00am ET by MTV