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Applications are now open for the new series of Gladiators on BBC One.


The iconic challenge show will be back again as members of the public are invited to take on a brand new generation of Gladiators.

The reboot, which first launched this year, includes brand new games alongside classic challenges, culminating at the end of each episode with fan favourite The Eliminator.

Opening applications for new episodes this week, the BBC is on the hunt for contestants to face the elite Gladiators.

The broadcaster shares: “Gladiators, one of the most exciting and energetic sports entertainment game shows ever is back for a second series.

“We are on the look out for the bravest members of the British public who have the speed and skill to take on our superhuman Gladiators.”

If you’re aged 18 or over you can apply online here. The closing date is 13 June 2024 .

Gladiators first launched in 1992 where it ran until 2000 before a short-lived revival in 2008 and 2009.

Filming for new episodes will take place at the Utilita Arena Sheffield in the summer.


First announcing the reboot, Kate Phillips, Director of Unscripted at the BBC, said: “Gladiators is back and a whole new generation of viewers can now look forward to watching a Saturday night spectacle like no other.

“Will the contenders have the will and the skill to succeed against our mighty new Gladiators? You’ll have to tune in to find out!”

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