The Challenge has been good to Johnny Bananas, but it hasn’t taught him how to cook. Food Network is up to the challenge, or at least they’re going to try. Food Network has released their upcoming cast and Bananas is joining six other “celebrities” to prove he’s the best of the worst. The Winner gets $25,000 and bragging rights. Perhaps Bananas will learn a thing or … Continue reading Johnny Bananas Joins ‘Worst Cooks in America: Celebrity Edition.’
Challenge champ and Johnny Bananas has been traveling the world for a number of reasons: he’s the host of First Look, he’s on The Challenge, and he has to keep Morgan happy. There’s one thing we’ll never find in his luggage: slippers. Bananas appears on a Southern California news show on Feb. 21, 2020. On the show he talked about a bunch of lightweight topics … Continue reading Breaking News: Johnny Bananas Hates Slippers
If you’re reading my blog, you know Johnny Bananas. With more Challenge seasons under his belt than anyone else, his record is full of really high highs and really low lows. Regardless of whether you love him or hate him, you have to admit his name is basically synonymous with The Challenge. After 19 seasons (seventeen regular, two spin-off), Bananas’s Challenge career is more of … Continue reading Johnny Bananas: Every Season Ranked
We’ve seen Big Brother house guests invade The Challenge. Now it’s time for The Challenge to head over to Big Brother. Well, maybe. Various news outlets have been reporting that Johnny Bananas will be joining the Celebrity Big Brother cast. This is a big move for the Real World: Key West alumni and recent host of NBC’s First Look. If you’re a fan of The … Continue reading Johnny Bananas to Appear on Celebrity Big Brother 2?
As part of his gig as host on NBC’s First Look, Johnny Bananas had the opportunity to do something many Challengers would die to do: American Ninja Warrior. His experience competing has been uploaded to YouTube. I don’t want to spoil the outcome, but this is not a true trial run. He will not qualify for the actual competition even if he excels. While American … Continue reading Johnny Bananas Tried American Ninja Warrior Course
Bananas has gone from cable to a major network! It looks like the Challenge champ has landed a gig hosting the show 1st Look, airing directly after SNL on Saturday Nights (technically Sunday morning). The show, which has been on the air for a decade, feature the host traveling the US and visiting hotspots, cuisine, and interesting local experiences. Bananas is not the first host … Continue reading Johnny Bananas to Host NBC’s 1st Look
Have you ever wanted to know how well Challengers would perform on a different playing field? Well, Champs vs. Pros didn’t really give us a good idea, so Bananas is competing in a new game. The six-time Challenge champ is heading over to NBC on July 9th to compete on American Ninja Warrior. The episode premiers at 8 PM EST. For once, Bananas is in … Continue reading Bananas to Compete on American Ninja Warrior
The Rivals 3 final may not have been the most interesting final to date, but it ended with a huge jaw dropper. Teammates completed checkpoint to earn points, and whoever acquired the most points was given the opportunity to split all the money, or keep it to himself. Vince and Devin received the most points, but split the money. Then, Bananas kept all the money … Continue reading Was Bananas Wrong to Take the Money?
Are we in for the Rookie Revolution 2.0? It looks like some of the rookies are ready to make moves at Johnny’s expense. Namely, we have teams like Cory & Mitch, Thomas & Stephen, and Dario & Raphy ready to spearhead a rookie movement, and the interesting thing about this game is Johnny can never fully win immunity during a guy’s week. Right now, Johnny … Continue reading Is Johnny Bananas Screwed?
It’s a fucked up world when a bobblehead gets more camera time than actual people, but Johnny’s success on recent Challenges has allowed Johnny Banobblehead to be viewed more than some people on recent Challenges. Johnny’s challenge career came from humble beginnings, but now he seems to be an unbeatable force. In fact, many people think that he’s such a force that he shouldn’t be … Continue reading Has Johnny Become Unbeatable?
Johnny Bananas returned to The Challenge after winning Battle of the Exes and taking a one-season break, skipping Battle of the Seasons. Now, he is close to breaking a Challenge record, one that has been in the record books for quite a while. If Johnny wins the final tonight he was win his 5th challenge, making him the competitor with the most Challenge wins ever. … Continue reading Will Johnny Bananas Break a Record Tonight?
Believe it or not, Johnny Bananas is now 30 years old! He may be the oldest 21 year old I know, but I am glad that he spent the most recent decade of his life on MTV. A bunch of MTV alum have put together a birthday video for him found here. There are some fan favs, some people we haven’t seen in a while, … Continue reading Bananas is 30!