Fox truly cannot get enough of music. The network has ordered its fourth series in the genre, slating a revival of Name That Tune for January. For those not familiar with the format, the one-hour game show tests contestants’ music knowledge in an assortment of challenges — like an old-school Beat Shazam. 30 Rock star and Broadway vet Jane Krakowski will host the series, with American Idol’s Randy Jackson serving as the band leader.
“We’re thrilled to bring the iconic musical game show Name That Tune back to television with this updated revival,” said Fox Entertainment president of alternative entertainment and specials Rob Wade. “It’s been beloved the world over for decades and we can’t wait for a new generation of families to get to play along with the classic series at home. With the captivating Jane Krakowski as host alongside band leader Randy Jackson the Big Dawg … Read the rest