MTV 2 Turns “Hollywood Squares” With New Show Called “Hip Hop Squares”


Looks like MTV2 is having a rap version of the classic TV game show “Hollywood Squares.”

The new show “Hip Hop Squares,” will premiere May 22 and star Nick Cannon; “Jackass” alum Bam Margera; Kat Graham; DJ Khaled; rappers Fat Joe, Biz Markie, Ghostface Killah, Mac Miller and MGK; and the Pittsburgh Steelers’ LaMarr Woodley, among others.

The show will by hosted by Hot 97’s radio jock Peter Rosenberg and Nicole Lyn will be spinning on the 1s and 2s.

Head of Programming for MTV 2, Paul Ricci says:

“The show will refresh an iconic format and create a fun, dynamic series that’s unpredictable, heavy on personality and much more ‘party’ than ‘game show.”

We’ll keep you posted.