A decade after Fox canceled “The us’s Maximum Sought after,” the community is reviving the sequence — with new host Elizabeth Vargas.
The brand new “The us’s Maximum Sought after” will premiere this March on Fox, the community introduced on Friday. The layout would be the identical: “Vargas will ask for audience’ assist as she breaks down circumstances from the display’s new headquarters, consulting with a workforce of professionals representing regulation enforcement devices such because the FBI, U.S. Marshall’s Workplace and Secret Carrier,” the community stated.
“The us’s Maximum Sought after” stuck 1,186 criminals over 25 seasons in its authentic run with host John Walsh — beginning in 1988 on Fox, after which transferring to Lifetime for a couple of extra years prior to the display ended for just right in 2013.
Even after the display moved to Lifetime, Fox owned the trademark and copyright to “The us’s Maximum Sought after,” making a comeback to the community simple. Fox Choice Leisure will produce the brand new model of “AMW,” with John Ferracane as showrunner and government manufacturer. Jim Clemente, Tim Clemente and James Bruce of XG Productions and Glenn Geller can even function government manufacturers.
“’The us’s Maximum Sought after’ empowered audience to assist The us effectively seize a few of its most threatening fugitives,” stated Rob Wade, president of different leisure and specials at Fox Leisure. “Through bringing again this groundbreaking sequence with new and efficient tech-based crime-fighting gear and acclaimed journalist Elizabeth Vargas, we are hoping to proceed John Walsh’s long-standing undertaking to be an impressive voice for crime sufferers in all places.”
The brand new display guarantees trendy advances “similar to augmented fact and 3D life-size avatars that may illustrate what suspects may appear to be now, pinpoint map-tracking that may take the target market hot-on-the-trail of suspects, and social media.”
Walsh additionally gave his blessing in a commentary: “Shooting bad fugitives, bringing justice to sufferers and discovering lacking kids is my lifetime’s paintings. I’m so excited to listen to ‘The us’s Maximum Sought after’ is coming again and I beef up its go back. God bless.”
Vargas prior to now was once an anchor on ABC’s “20/20” for 15 years, in addition to anchor of ABC’s “Global Information This night” and the inside track anchor on ABC’s “Just right Morning The us.”