The show will return on a Wednesday before returning to its usual Monday slot.
After “How do we get tickets to the tapings?” there’s one other question we get all the time…When will American Ninja Warrior return?
We finally have an answer, as NBC announced the premiere date as well as the weekly airing schedule this afternoon.
American Ninja Warrior’s 11th season will premiere on Wednesday, May 29, from 8-10pm on NBC!
The show will then move to its regular Monday time slot on June 10, from 8-10pm.
Hosts Matt Iseman and Akbar Gbajabiamila will of course be returning to the show, occupying their spot in the booth that ANW fans across the world know and love. Akbar’s ready!
— Akbar Gbajabiamila (@Akbar_Gbaja) March 5, 2019
They’ll be joined by a sideline reporter who is new to ANW but a veteran to television: award-winning host and actress Zuri Hall. If you’d like to know about her, we wrote 10 fast facts about ANW’s new host!
The season 11 taping locations and dates were announced in mid-February. This season will include stops in Los Angeles, Atlanta, Oklahoma City, Baltimore, Seattle/Tacoma and Cincinnati, before the National Finals in Las Vegas.