Tough As Nails Renewed For Season 2

Host and Executive Producer Phil Keoghan will return to challenge America's toughest workers.
Posted on Aug 12, 2020 | 08:00am
If you're inspired by the hardworking Americans whose crews take on gritty and backbreaking challenges in Tough As Nails, then get ready to meet more of these motivating men and women.

CBS's winning reality competition series has been renewed for a second season!

The series is created by Emmy Award-winning producer Phil Keoghan and his producing partner, Louise Keoghan. Phil Keoghan also serves as host.

STREAM: Full Episodes Of Tough As Nails Season 1 On CBS All Access

Tough As Nails stands out with its unique look and positive, heartfelt competitive spirit that showcases the strength, grit, and determination of remarkable hardworking men and women,” said Thom Sherman, Senior Executive Vice President, Programming, CBS Entertainment. “Under Phil Keoghan’s deft touch, the series has lived up to its name as a real summer workhorse for us, and we look forward to a second season with another extraordinary group of competitors.”

Tough As Nails is a competition series that celebrates everyday Americans who get their workout on the job rather than the gym, wear work boots instead of workout shoes, and consider the calluses on their hands a badge of honor.

Competitors are tested for their strength, endurance, agility, and mental toughness in challenges that take place in the real world. One by one, they are eliminated until the Tough As Nails winner is named, but nobody goes home. Even after they “punch out” of the individual competition, they have the opportunity to win additional prizes in the team competitions that continue throughout the season.

The series redefines what it means to be "tough," proving that it comes in all shapes and sizes.

Casting has begun for Season 2 and those who would like to apply to be a challenger can visit www.toughasnailscbscasting.com/home.

READ: Who's In The Cast Of Tough As Nails Season 1?

Watch all-new episodes of Tough As Nails on Wednesdays at 9/8c on CBS and CBS All Access.

And be sure to mark your calendar for the two-hour season finale of Tough As Nails on Wednesday, Sept. 2 at 9/8c on CBS and CBS All Access.