BrainSurge (2009)

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BrainSurge is an American children's game show aired on Nickelodeon hosted by Jeff Sutphen. The show taped its first season in February 2009, and debuted on September 28, 2009. The show's format was adapted from the Tokyo Broadcasting System game show Brain Survivor.

The network announced on February 18, 2010 that the program was renewed for a second season, that will consist of 40 episodes, and will feature the same format without any known changes. The second season, which featured the 40 original episodes plus one episode held over from season one, premiered on June 21, 2010. The third season started airing on July 18, 2011 on Nick@Nite. Season 3 is marketed as Family BrainSurge, and has a two-person family team format with five teams.

BrainSurge was taped at Hollywood Center Studios in Hollywood, California.

Series Cast

  1. Lil J.J. as

    Lil J.J.

    1 Episode

  2. Alex Wolff as

    Alex Wolff

    1 Episode

  3. Jennette McCurdy as

    Jennette McCurdy

    1 Episode

  4. Miranda Cosgrove as

    Miranda Cosgrove

    1 Episode

  5. Matt Shively as

    Matt Shively

    1 Episode

  6. Jerry Trainor as

    Jerry Trainor

    1 Episode

  7. Nathan Kress as

    Nathan Kress

    1 Episode

  8. Ashley Argota as

    Ashley Argota

    1 Episode

  9. Keke Palmer as

    Keke Palmer

    1 Episode

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Last Season

Season 1

2009 • 39 Episodes

Season 1 of BrainSurge premiered on September 28, 2009.

Dylan, Jazzy, Kenzie, Zoe, Carl, Adam

(1x39, April 9, 2010) Season Finale

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Status Ended


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Type Reality

Original Language English


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