Max Original to Debut Rock Climbing Competition Series THE CLIMB, with Jason Momoa And Chris Sharma.
In a world full of people that just want to make it to the top of their careers, HBOMax has a new show that highlights those who want to make it to the top. . . of a mountain!
Their new series THE CLIMB, was created by Jason Momoa, through his production company On the Roam, legendary rock climber Chris Sharma, and The Intellectual Property Corporation (IPC), a part of Sony Pictures Television. The pair will host a rock climbing competition which is, arguably, one of the most adrenaline filled contests we've ever seen.
THE CLIMBis a visually-arresting and life-changing adventure that represents the foundations of rock climbing and exploration of the human spirit. In this all-encompassing competition, amateur climbers are put through a rigorous series of mental and physical challenges, utilizing some of the most intimidating ascents in the world to crown the world’s best amateur climber with a prAna sponsored climbing ambassadorship and a $100,000 cash prize.
THE CLIMB is executive produced by Eli Holzman, Aaron Saidman, Erin Gamble, and Matt Shanfield on behalf of The Intellectual Property Corporation (IPC), a part of Sony Pictures Television. Jason Momoa, Brian Mendoza, and James Mendoza serve as executive producers for On the Roam, as well as Chris Sharma and Jonathan Retseck. Chevrolet signed on as the title sponsor and prAna is the prizing partner for the HBO Max Original series.
The show will debut January 12, 2023 with three episodes, followed by three new episodes the following week, concluding with the final two episodes on January 26.