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Discovery Orders ‘Revenge of the Nerd’ from Jimmy Kimmel

EIght Episodes of the Prank Series HAve Been Ordered

Discovery has greenlit a prank series from Kimmy Kimmel’s production company KImmelot tentatively titled “Revenge of the Nerds.” The series will follow YouTuber Mark Rober and his band of “Avengineers” as they traverse the globe in an attempt to seek revenge on troublemakers through absurd pranks captured on hidden cameras.

“Revenge of the Nerds” is executive produced by Jimmy Kimmel, Mark Rober and Scott Lonker alongside ITV America’s David George and Karen Kunkel Young. For Discovery Channel, Scott Lewers and Joseph Boyle are executive producers. Eight one-hour episodes have been ordered.