Newswire: ABC orders celeb-based game show from Jimmy Kimmel, with Andy Richter as host

The real problem with celebrity meet-and-greets is that they’re just not selective enough: Anyone with the disposable income to pay for the opportunity to stand next to their favorite Game Of Thrones actor or Transformer (Bumblebee) is allowed to do so, regardless of their level of feverish devotion. But ABC is looking to remedy that situation and introduce some much needed exclusivity into the world of celebrity, as Variety reports that the network has just ordered a celeb-based game show from Jimmy Kimmel that will feature obsessive fans competing for a chance to creep out their favorite stars up close.

The forthcoming game show is called Big Fan (first name, “I’m-a”), and was inspired by Kimmel’s “Who Knows…?” segment from his late-night talk show, which wonders with nary a hint of irony just how well famous people know themselves. Big Fan will pit three non-celeb contestants against …

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