Tim Tebow to host LeBron James’ ‘Million Dollar Mile’ on CBS
Heisman Trophy winner and ESPN announcer Tim Tebow is joining Chargers announcer Matt “Money” Smith and ESPN reporter Maria Taylor in hosting a new physical competition series produced by LeBron James on CBS.
The series “Million Dollar Mile,” part of CBS’ 2019 lineup, will give athletes a chance to win $1 million every time they complete a challenging, citywide obstacle course.
“Watching good people compete at their highest ability is always inspirational to me,” Mr. Tebow said in a statement Monday. ”‘Million Dollar Mile’ is a show that does just that it motivates, thrills, and is aspirational and I’m excited to be hosting this show.”
The 10-episode series is executive produced by Mr. James’ and Maverick Carter’s SpringHill Entertainment, along with Allison Grodner and Rich Meehan with Fly on the Wall Entertainment and Warner Horizon Unscripted Alternative Television, Deadline reported.