Yvette Nicole Brown is adding yet another Disney+ project to her quickly growing resume with the upcoming streamer.
According to Deadline, Disney+’s original unscripted slate is expanding into game shows with The Big Fib, hosted by Brown. The streamer has ordered 30 episodes of the half-hour game show for kids, based on the popular Gen-Z Media podcast Pants on Fire. Rhys Darby (Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle) is set to co-host.
In The Big Fib, two grown-ups claim to be experts on a topic and one of them is lying. It’ll be up to our kid contestant to try and figure out which one is telling “the big fib”. Described as “big fun with a mission,” the series, from Haymaker Prods. (Southern Charm), features fascinating facts, tricky fibs, a supportive host and a lovably goofy robot.
The Big Fib is executive produced by Aaron Rothman, Josh Halpert, and Irad Eyal of Haymaker Prods. along with Ben Strouse of Gen-Z Media.
Brown will also be seen in the Disney+ live-action remake of Lady and the Tramp as Aunt Sarah, she has also joined the cast of the upcoming sports dramedy Big Shot alongside John Stamos. Darby will be reprising his role as in-game guide Nigel in Jumanji: The Next Level.