The Miz to host a new competition series on the USA Network

The Wrap is reporting that WWE Superstar The Miz will be hosting a new competition series on the USA Network called “Cannonball.”

The report indicates that the 10-episode series will premiere on the USA Network this summer. 

According to the USA Network, “Cannonball” will feature contestants from across America who face off in the “biggest, wettest, slippery-est water sports competition ever created.”

Competitions for the contestants include sliding off a 100-foot waterslide to rocketing off one of the world’s fastest drop towers as they battle a variety of water obstacles to win a $10,000 cash prize.

Rocsi Diaz will serve as the co-host for the series. 

Diaz also known as Rocsi, is an American television and radio personality and model. She is  is best known as the co-host on the BET program 106 & Park that aired from 2006 to 2012. She was a correspondent on Entertainment Tonight during from 2012 to 2014.

Simon Gibson will be the sideline reporter.

Gibson, originally from Portland, OR, is a Los Angeles based comedian, actor and writer who was selected to be a New Face at the 2018 Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal. 

He has also appeared on NBC’s late night show “Last Call with Carson Daly”, and the Amazon docu-series Inside Jokes.

“Cannonball” is produced by ITV America’s ITV Entertainment, based on the original format by ITV Studios Netherlands Content B.V. and licensed by ITV Studios. 

The series was created by John de Mol, who serves as executive producer along with Shye Sutherland, Keith Geller, Bernie Schaeffer, Stijn Bakkers and Kevin Wehrenberg.