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Nick Cannon Presents Wild 'n Out

Nick Cannon Presents Wild 'n Out

  • Premiered: 
    July 28, 2005
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  • Network: MTV
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Comedy (Sketch)
  • Type: Live Action
  • Concept: 
    Created by Nick Cannon 
  • Subject Matter:
  • Tags: improv

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Plot Synopsis

For four seasons on MTV, airing from July 2005 through September 2007, NICK CANNON PRESENTS: WILD 'N OUT featured comedic improv, head-to head competition and cutting edge entertainment, as two teams competed against each other in four rounds of improvisational comedy games. Each episode ended with a performance by a musical guest.

After being off the air for five years, MTV announced in September 2012 that WILD 'N OUT would return for a fifth season. Joining Nick were celebrity team captains, including comedians Kevin Hart and Lil DuVal of MTV2's GUY CODE, professional basketball player Amar'e Stoudemire, along with rappers Mac Miller, 2Chainz, Machine Gun Kelly, A$AP Rocky and Joe Budden. On June 25, 2013, two weeks before the Season 5 premiere, MTV2 aired a 60-minute special, "Wildest Moments," at 11pm ET/PT, during which Nick Cannon, Mac Miller, Kevin Hart, MGK, DeRay Davis, and the cast from GUY CODE counted down the top 10 moments from the series and introduced new cast members, who hope to follow Kevin Hart, JB Smoove and Katt Williams, who became household names after appearing on the first incarnation of this series. Season 5, which premiered on Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at 11pm ET/PT on MTV2, opened with Kevin Hart and DJ Khaled as celebrity team captains.

WILD 'N OUT returned for its sixth season on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 11pm ET/PT on MTV2. The roster of celebrity guests and performers for Season 6 includes Rick Ross with Meek Mill and Stalley, Austin Mahone, Chrissy Teigen, Michael Strahan, Nelly, Bow Wow, Wiz Khalifa, Amber Rose, Skylar Diggins, Tech N9ne, MTV Artist to Watch Vic Mensa, Riff Raff, Angel Haze, Que, Troy Ave, Drita, Sage the Gemini, Yo Gotti, Rich Homie Quan and Wonder Broz. Also returning are cast favorites DeRay Davis, Corey Holcomb, Anthony 'Chico' Bean and Conceited; GUY CODE star Jon Gabrus; YouTube sensations Emmanuel Hudson and Timothy DeLaGhetto; and Vine superstar King Bach, among others.

On Wednesday, June 10, 2015 from 11pm-Midnight ET/PT, MTV2 premiered the seventh season of WILD 'N OUT, showing back-to-back new episodes. erennial favorites Conceited, Emmanuel Hudson, Chico Bean, Karlous Miller, King Bach, Lauren Flans, Tim Delaghetto, Blair Christian, Corey Holcomb, Doboy, Hitman Holla, Jon Gabrus, DeRay Davis, Jacob Williams, B Daht, Shak Standley, Rip Michaels, Akaash Singh, Shawty, Jack Thriller, and Kojo all returned, and were joined by six new cast members: DC Young Fly, Matt Rife, Darren Brand, Aarona Lopez, TattooManPaige and Hunter Stiebel. The roster of celebrity guests and performers for Season 7 includes Kevin Hart, Jordin Sparks, Shaquille O'Neal, Snoop Dogg, Ne-Yo, Zendaya, Fabolous, Pete Wentz, Fetty Wap, T-Pain, A$AP Ferg, Nick Young, French Montana, Fat Joe, Rae Sremmurd, Ty Dolla $ign, Migos, Mack Wilds, DJ Drama, Ray J, Lil Duval, O.T. Genasis, Tommy "Tiny" Lister, Dej Loaf, K Camp and the hosts of Power 105's The Breakfast Club.

Season 8 of WILD 'N OUT premiered on Thursday, August 4, 2016 at 10pm ET/PT on MTV. After three seasons as the top rated show in the history of MTV2, WILD 'N OUT heads back to MTV where it all began. In the season opener, Nick Cannon, Tyga, and Scott Disick battle it out in games: So Fly, Let Me Holla, Remix and the Wildstyle battle. This season's roster of celebrity guest captains also includes: Iggy Azalea, Timbaland, Bella Thorne, Travis Scott, Keke Palmer, Chris Paul, Erykah Badu, Tip "T.I." Harris, 2 Chainz, Waka Flocka, Omarion, Stevie J & Joseline, Deontay Wilder, K. Michelle, Lil Dicky and more. Musical performers lighting up the Season 8 stage include: Flo Rida, 2 Chainz, Travis Scott, Kehlani, Yo Gotti, Trina, Jeremih, Migos, Dreezy, D.R.A.M, ILoveMemphis and many more. NICK CANNON PRESENTS: WILD 'N OUT returned with new episodes on Thursday, March 2, 2017 from 9-10:20pm ET/PT, as MTV debuted back-to-back new episodes. In the night's first new episode (9pm), Nick Cannon and 2Chainz battle it out in these games: Flow Job, Hood Jeopardy, Remix and the Wildstyle battle. Then, in the night's second new episode (9:40pm), Nick Cannon, K Michelle, Antonio Cromartie and Flo Rida take on these games: Talking Spit, Hood Jeopardy, R&Beef and the Wildstyle battle.

The ninth season of NICK CANNON PRESENTS: WILD 'N OUT premiered on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 11pm ET/PT on MTV with a special episode during which Nick Cannon and his world-class cast of comedians go head-to-head with Chance the Rapper for the show's first ever hour-long episode. Other guest captains for the season include some of the hottest stars in music and entertainment from Rick Ross, Lil Yachty, Vic Mensa and Blac Chyna, to the cast of the NEW EDITION STORY, Run the Jewels, Jake Miller, Remy Ma, Papoose, Young M.A, Wendy Williams, Lil Rel Howery, Tami Roman, Shameik Moore and more.

On Thursday, November 30, 2017 from 11pm-Midnight ET/PT, MTV premiered the tenth season of NICK CANNON PRESENTS: WILD 'N OUT, debuting back-to-back new episodes immediately following a new half-hour special at 10:30pm.

NICK CANNON PRESENTS: WILD 'N OUT returned for its eleventh season on Thursday, July 12, 2018 with two back-to-back episodes from 11pm-Midnight ET/PT, followed by new episodes Thursday and Friday nights at 11pm. This season's star-studded roster includes Rick Ross, TIP & Hustle Gang, Vic Mensa, KeKe Palmer, Winnie Harlow, Matt Barnes, Trick Daddy, Amara La Negra, Rich The Kid, Tyga, Justine Skye, Cordell Broadus, and many more.

Season 13 of NICK CANNON PRESENTS: WILD 'N OUT premiered on Friday, February 1, 2019 from 8-9:30pm ET/PT on MTV, with three back-to-back new episodes: "Lil Duval" (8pm): Nick Cannon and Lil Duval battle it out in games: Got Damned, Hood Jepoardy, Who's On The Pole, and the Wildstyle battle. Lil Duval performs. "Jacquees" (8:30pm): Nick Cannon and Jacquees battle it out in games: Got Damned, Vowing Out, R&Beef and the Wildstyle battle. Jacquees performs. "Soulja Boy" (9pm): Nick Cannon and Soulja Boy battle it out in games: So Fly, Plead The Fifth, Remix and the Wildstyle battle. Soulja Boy performs.

NICK CANNON PRESENTS: WILD 'N OUT moved to VH1 for its thirteenth season, beginning with four back-to-back episodes on Sunday, July 7, 2019 from 7-9pm ET/PT: "Marlon Wayans; Anderson .Paak; DaniLeigh" (7pm); "Wiz Khalifa" (7:30pm; "Ski Mask the Slump God; LightSkinKeisha"; and "Toya Wright, Tiny Harris and Monica Brown" (8:30pm).

Season 14 of NICK CANNON PRESENTS: WILD 'N OUT premiered on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 from 8-9pm ET/PT on VH1, with back-to-back new episodes. Guest this season include: Ceasar, Charmaine, Phor, Don and Ryan from BLACK INK CREW: CHICAGO; Davido; Lil Tjay; Polo G; Lala Kent; Casanova; Kirk Franklin; Danielle Herrington; Tre'Davious White; Blac Chyna; Mario; Ginuwine; Koffee; Naomi, Jimmy & Jey (WWE); Taylor Bennett; Blueface; ScHoolboy Q; Big E, Xavier & Kofi (WWE - The New Day); Kenya Moore; Chef Roble; King Harris; Tarik Cohen and Ted Ginn Jr.; Travis Mills; PnB Rock; YFN Lucci.

VH1 premiered the fifteenth season of WILD 'N OUT on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 8pm ET/PT -- only one week after the Season 14 finale. In the season opener, old school artists like T.I. and MC Lyte take on new school artists like DaBaby and Chance the Rapper in these games: Hood Jeopardy, Kick 'Em Out the Classroom, Remix and the Wildstyle battle. Chance The Rapper ft. Lil Durk performs.
Season 16 of WILD 'N OUT premiered on Tuesday, August 10, 2021 from 8-9pm ET/PT, with back-to-back episodes on VH1. Each half-hour episode puts Team Revolution against Team Evolution in some of the most hilarious and outrageous battles yet. Cannon leads Team Revolution while the special guest each episode heads up Team Evolution virtually as a hologram. The battles bring both groups head-to-head in comic throwdowns where the games escalate with each act, all building up towards the "Wildstyle battle" to decide who takes home the coveted WnO chain (Million Dollar Comedy Chain). All episodes end with an exclusive Wild 'N Out: In The Dark Performance. This season's guest stars and performances include Latto, Rick Ross, Trina, Freddie Gibbs, Coi Leray, Too $hort, Fat Joe, Loni Love, 24KGoldn, Big Freedia, Karlie Redd, Kirk & Rashida, Malaysia, Jucee Froot, Foushee, Morray, Gary Owen, Zaytoven, BRS Kash, Erika Banks, HotBoii, Mooski, 42 Dugg and more. The first two episodes include:

"Fat Joe" (8pm): Nick Cannon & Fat Joe battle it out in games like Baby Daddy Baby Mama, Greenery Screenery, Kick'Em Out The Classroom, and the Wildstyle battle. Fat Joe performs "Sunshine."

"Latto" (8:30pm): Nick Cannon & Latto battle it out in games like Baby Daddy Baby Mama, Pick Up & Kill It, Trap'n Out, and the Wildstyle battle. Latto performs "Muwop."


Production & Distribution

  • Produced by One Louder Productions