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The World's Best To Premiere Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, Following Super Bowl LIII On CBS

CBS' new one-of-a-kind talent competition features an all-star line-up and elite acts from across the globe.
Posted on Oct 17, 2018 | 06:00am
The World's Best, a new global talent competition show, will premiere immediately following Super Bowl LIII on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, at approximately 10 PM ET / 7 PM PT (following post-game coverage) on CBS and CBS All Access.

The 10-episode series hails from two of the most prolific unscripted producers in television, Mike Darnell (American Idol and Ellen's Game Of Games) and Mark Burnett (Survivor, The Voice).

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As previously announced, James Corden, Emmy Award-winning host of The Late Late Show with James Corden, will host The World's Best and serve as Executive Producer for this one-of-a-kind talent competition series featuring elite acts from around the world. 

Golden Globe Award winner Drew Barrymore, Emmy Award winner RuPaul Charles and GRAMMY Award winner Faith Hill will serve as the three American judges.

"What a super combination—the world's biggest sporting event paired with the world's biggest talent competition," said Kelly Kahl, President of CBS Entertainment. "The World's Best is perfect post-Super Bowl programming for viewers of all ages. It features elite acts from around the world delivering jaw-dropping performances, a talented mix of fan-favorite judges, and is produced by the most innovative minds in television, Mike Darnell, Mark Burnett, Ben Winston, and James Corden, who also serves as our brilliant host."

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The World's Best features acts from every genre imaginable, from every corner of the planet.

Performers will not only have to impress the American judges but will also need to impress the "wall of the world," featuring 50 experts from around the globe and every field of entertainment to advance through the competition. 

In the end, only one act can be crowned, well, the world's best!

Don't miss the series premiere of The World's Best on Sunday, Feb. 3 at 10 PM ET / 7 PM PT which is after CBS Sports culminates its coverage of the 2018-2019 NFL season with Super Bowl LIII live from Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta.