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  • Premiered: 
    July 13, 2017
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  • Network: MTV
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Game Show & Contest
  • Type: Live Action
  • Concept: 
    Based on the UK series (SafeWord) 
  • Subject Matter: Comedy
  • Tags: celebrity

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the UK series of the same name and hosted by Terrence J, each half-hour episode of SAFEWORD features celebrity guests who partner with superstar comedians to help them play a series of games in front a live audience. Throughout multiple rounds, the teams go head-to-head daring each other in a variety of challenges including social media games that have already stirred up quite a bit of controversy. In the spirit of a friendly comedy roast, the celebs are tasked with taking the heat, but can always stop the pain by using their "safeword." Guests for Season 1 include: Kevin Hart, Damien Dante Wayans, Chris "Ludacris" Bridges, Marlon Wayans, Kelly Rowland, Nelly, LaLa Anthony, Amber Rose, "13 Reasons Why" cast mates Ross Butler and Justin Prentice, Charlamagne Tha God, Drake Bell, Lil Rel Howery, Jermaine Fowler and more.
Season 2 of SAFEWORD premiered on Friday, August 24, 2018 at 11pm ET/PT on MTV. In the season opener, Michael B Jordan & Steelo Brim lead teams in savage games & challenges where the loser faces the Lie Detector. Terrence J hosts with comedians Damien Dante Wayans, Jessimae Peluso, Carly Aquilino & Leonard Ouzts. Featuring Tiffany Haddish & Issa Rae. Other celebrity team leaders in the second season include: Diddy & DJ Khaled; and more.


Other Titles

  • Alternate spelling: Safe Word