Gladiators Are Ready To Rule This Summer on 10

6th November 2023

A new era begins as one of the most electrifying and iconic sports entertainment gameshows in the world, Gladiators, makes its victorious return to Australian screens on Sunday, 7 January at 7.30pm on 10 and 10 Play. Network 10 is the home to a brand-new gladiatorial arena and a fresh wave of Gladiators.

The muscle and strategic minds behind the fierce costumes include athlete and coach Harriet Roberts (Arrow), bodybuilder Jaymi-Lee Morris (Chaos), athlete and TED speaker Damien Gilbert Rider (Cobra), two-time Ninja Warrior Tatyanna Pogonza-Dumas (Comet), fitness coach Blessings Chilufya (Cyclone), Commonwealth Games athlete and CrossFit games athlete Alethea Boon (Elektra), stuntwoman and MMA fighter Chanique Greyling (Halo), bodybuilder Kwame Duah (Maximus), former NRL player Sandor Earl (Phoenix), CrossFit Games athlete and former Australian hockey player Katelin Marks (Raven), CrossFit Games athlete Khan Porter (Spartan) and Australian ironman Jett Kenny (Viking).

Their years of training, competing and dedication has led them to gain superhuman-like status, and they will not be intimidated by mere mortals.

The return of Gladiators promises not only to be a thrilling spectacle, but also family-friendly viewing that brings together audiences of all ages. The entire family will have a front-row seat to the ultimate David vs Goliath battle, as Gladiators take on Contenders from all walks of life in a series of iconic events, with Contenders playing for the ultimate money-can’t-buy-prize – joining as a Gladiator next season. 

In true David vs Goliath fashion and against the breathtaking backdrop of a brand-new gladiatorial arena, the Gladiators and Contenders’ skills will be tested like never before, as they take part in a series of brand-new events, alongside classic challenges including fan-favourites; Hang Tough, Duel, The Wall, Power Ball, Pyramid and The Eliminator.

Welcoming a new generation of fans to the spectacle of Gladiators with charm, wit, and sporting expertise, are iconic sporting heroes and our hosts, Liz Ellis & Beau Ryan.

Gladiators Premieres Sunday, 7 January at 7.30pm On 10 & 10 Play.

 Watch the first-look promo here:


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