Kevin and Frankie Jonas’ new “Claim to Fame” competition series reveals its contestants
Kevin and Frankie Jonas’ new competition series revealed the names of its 12 contestants on Wednesday, with an added secret that comes with each one, and only ET has the exclusive details.
claim to fame brings together the relatives of a dozen celebrities in a bid to hide their identities and parentage in a quest for fame. It will premiere on July 11 and the winner will walk away with a grand prize of $100,000.
ABC unveiled the new official poster exclusively featuring ET, along with each candidate’s first name and the two statements of truth and lie they will use to introduce themselves on the first night. You can get a first impression here:
Amara says her celebrity relative is her grandmother, who is best known as an AVN award-winning actress.
Brittany says her celebrity relative is her father, who is best known as an Emmy Award-winning athlete.
Dominique says her celebrity relative is her father, who is best known for being a James Joyce Award-winning actor.
Kai says she has a celebrity sister, best known as a GRAMMY Award-winning singer.
LC says her celebrity relative is her father, who is best known for being an Emmy Award-winning actor.
Lark says she has a famous aunt, an actor with a Peabody Award.
Louise says she has a celebrity sister, best known as a Honda Broderick Cup Award-winning athlete.
Logan says he has a famous grandfather who is best known as a musician with an Academy of Country Music award.
Maxwell says he has a famous grandfather, best known as a musician with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Michael says he has a famous cousin, best known as an Emmy Award-winning singer.
Pepper says she has a famous grandfather, best known as a GRAMMY Award-winning comedian.
And finally, X, who says her celebrity relative is her father, an Emmy Award-winning actor.
Who is related to whom and which part is the lie? Those details still remain a mystery, though the show’s promo teases ties to Zendaya, Simone Biles, Whoopi Goldberg, and Chuck Norris.
claim to fame is the Jonas siblings’ latest project together and one of Frankie’s biggest. The youngest Jonas appeared in recurring roles on his older brothers’ Disney Channel shows and also starred in the shows Married to Jonasa reality series focused on the marriage and family of Kevin and his wife Danielle.
This month, ET spoke to Frankie about his excitement at the show’s premiere.
“We love working together, it’s been such a pleasure,” said Frankie. “It was just a great experience and it’s just a great show … It’s such a good feeling, such a good heart.”
claim to fame Executive Producer Chris Coelen also shared his excitement ahead of the show’s premiere. “Our competitors are related to some of the most famous people on earth — Oscar, Grammy and Emmy winners, supermodels and Super Bowl winners — and a widely recognized GOAT,” he said in a statement. “The only way for our players to win – and stake their own claim to fame – is to keep the identity of their own celebrity relative a secret while she reveals everyone else’s! Let the games begin!”
Nick Jonas shares update after injuring himself during a baseball game
Joe Jonas Changes Lyrics To “Much Better” – Fans React
Franklin Jonas on being the Jonas Brothers kids’ “funny” uncle