Drew Drechsel competed on American Ninja Warrior season 12, but was edited out after being arrested. Is he the reason why there was no Power Tower in episode one? And what happened to his teammates?
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American Ninja Warrior season 12 has all-star and new contestants, plus new obstacles. It also has the stories of people battling a health crisis and fighting for justice.
American Ninja Warrior’s “real-life ninja” Drew Drechsel, who’s 31, was arrested by federal authorities and charged with crimes related to having sex with a minor. He’ll be edited out of an all-star ANW season that NBC filmed just two weeks ago.
After 21 people made it through stage two, only two actually completed stage three: Drew Drechsel and Daniel Gil, who went on to American Ninja Warrior’s stage 4 and faced off for the $1 million.
NBC has revealed that someone will win $1 million on American Ninja Warrior this Monday, though there are 21 people who’ve made it to stage three, and it could be any of them.
American Ninja Warrior hosts Akbar Gbajabiamila and Matt Iseman are facing off tomorrow night on Lip Sync Battle. Watch a preview.
The American Ninja Warrior Junior warped wall has changed the most from the obstacles on the NBC version of the show. Details about that plus the new series, which will have kids competing in three age brackets.
In this edition of Ask Andy: Questions about Survivor’s Russell Hantz and clothing requirements for American Ninja Warrior.
Behind-the-scenes details about American Ninja Warrior’s city qualifiers and city finals production: How it’s filmed, how locations are chosen, and more.
I interviewed American Ninja Warrior stars Jessie Graff & Drew Drechsel, and hosts Akbar Gbajabiamila & Matt Iseman, about how the show created celebrities.
Jessie Graff has set yet another record for American Ninja Warrior, this time during the Las Vegas finals during Mt. Midoriyama’s stage one.
BBC America will be air three seasons of Dragon’s Den, while Esquire will show the original Sasuke Ninja Warrior competitions starting Labor Day weekend.
Jake Murray tackled the warped wall in a surprising, incredible new way during the American Ninja Warrior finals in Indianapolis.
Watch his run.
NBC’s American Ninja Warrior is holding an obstacle design contest that will give its winner a trip to the set next season.
As the American Ninja Warrior qualifying rounds continue, a behind-the-scenes look at ANW’s casting, production, course construction, hosting and more.