A Danger! The producer leaked a show secret while apologizing for a “horrible mistake” in a recent episode.
On March 9, viewers who tuned in to watch the game show were frustrated after a photo of the contestants’ final scores was shown during host Mayim Bialik’s opening speech.
The moment ruined the entire episode, and now executive producer Michael Davies has revealed why the mistake happened.
Speaking on the Inside the danger! podcast, Davies said, “From the outset, apologies to all of our audience.”
He continued, “We totally blew the top of the show. We made a horrible mistake when we revealed the final scores at the end of the opening cutaway during Mayim’s monologue.
Davies, offering rare insight into the production of the series, went on to say that the opening portion of the show was often remade after the game ended, with cutaway shots including the contestants’ final scores replaced with the same ones. plans from the start. .
He said that although “it’s standard procedure to bring podium scores back to the original level”, for some reason “it didn’t happen” that day – and no one in post-production did not understand the error,
“It’s a series of mistakes and it’s kind of remarkable that they all happened,” Davies said, but assured viewers that protocols are now in place “that will prevent this from happening again. “.
He said: “My goal is to always not focus on what happened and why it happened in order to punish people. This is what happened and why it happened so we can establish a protocol to make sure it never happens again.
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Davies apologized to “everyone whose experience of this program has been ruined”, continuing: “We take these mistakes to heart so much, the self-flagellation that occurs in the management team and the team position and all those involved.”
“It’s a good thing about Danger. We take mistakes really, really seriously.