Pilgrim Studios reality series set to air in fall
Spike has greenlit competition series “Last Family on Earth.”Concept is that families will vie for a spot in an underground bunker in case of an apocalypse, which the Mayan calendar has predicted will occur on Dec. 21. Six hourlong episodes will premiere in the fall. A host is set to be announced in the summer. The show will help prime contestants for a wide range of annihilation scenarios, including a pandemic, economic collapse, nuclear war, reactor meltdowns, solar flares, massive asteroids, lethal climatic change, a pole shift, calamitous earthquakes and even widespread anarchy. Craig Piligian will exec produce the show from Pilgrim Studios.
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