CMT is drafting the YouTube stars of the stunt-shot comedy program Dude Perfect onto the TV screen, projecting The Dude Perfect Show as a 2016 addition to the Viacom network's lineup. From Rob Dyrdek’s Superjacket Productions, the series will take the popular formula of comedy and live-action stunts and also follow around the follow the Dallas-based stars -- Tyler Toney, Cody Jones, Garrett Hilbert and twins Coby and Cory Cotton. Want to see how they cook up their next idea in their mancave? They promised to make that happen in a video message to their fans today, using a trick shot to release a banner saying “Dude Perfect Coming to CMT in 2016.”
“We are super excited to be working with Superjacket and CMT on the series," the dudes said in a CMT release. "We have fans from all over the world constantly asking us for more visibility into the daily lives of Dude Perfect and how we get to work with these amazing athletes, entertainers and iconic sports venues. This show will regularly take fun to the next level and allow the viewers to virtually join us and be part of our incredible journeys.”
"Way beyond the insane trick shots, these guys are truly an All-American brotherhood that turned a passion into an amazing business. This show will give their fans and the world an inside look at their camaraderie and the fun they have behind the viral hits they produce," executive producer Rob Dyrdek said in the release.
Dude Perfects counts more than 23 million fans and followers, 1 billion online video views and the top sports channel on YouTube. The show will be produced by Dyrdek and Shane Nickerson for Superjacket Productions. Jayson Dinsmore and Matthew Trierweiler executive produce for CMT.
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