Production Begins on Freeform’s Holiday Series “Wrap Battle”

Freeform announced today that production has begun on the holiday gift-wrapping competition series “Wrap Battle” in Los Angeles.

  • The six-episode series will follow nine contestants as they battle to become the ultimate wrapper and take home the coveted grand prize, valued at $50,000.
  • Sheryl Underwood will host the new holiday competition series while Carson Kressley and Wanda Wen will judge.
  • They will be joined by several guest judges, including:
    • Candy Spelling
    • Sandra Lee
    • Sherry Cola
    • Diggy Simmons
    • Lala Kent
    • Sabrina Soto
  • Nine contestants will be challenged to create eye-popping gift-wrapping masterpieces and inspire viewers to push their own holiday gift-giving to a whole new level.
  • Each episode will pit the country’s most inventive and artistic gift-wrappers against one another as they battle it out holiday-style in challenges ranging from creating the most over-the-top gift basket to wrapping some of the most outrageous objects.
  • In an unprecedented collaboration with Paper Source, the winner of “Wrap Battle” will receive a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to design their own custom holiday wrapping paper to be sold in at least 120 stores across the country.
  • In addition, the winner will get to showcase their talent at The SoNo Collection, Brookfield Properties’ one-of-a-kind shopping destination in Norwalk, Connecticut, designed to celebrate fashion, art and culture.
  • The winner will be part of the main event for the new, interactive holiday experience and will receive a $1,000 shopping spree to The SoNo Collection.
  • Wrap Battle is produced by Michael Levitt Productions with Michael Levitt, Jill Goularte and Colleen Sands serving as Executive Producers.
  • The series will premiere this winter on Freeform.

ICYMI – More Freeform news:

  • Freeform’s Halloween House is returning for a second year of bloody good scares, and it promises to be bigger and bolder! For a limited time this October, fans are invited to be part of the fun in this interactive Halloween House.
  • Freeform is devoting an entire month to Disney with their new special block of programing, 30 Days of Disney. From September 1-30 the network will showcase dozens of beloved Disney films and characters.
  • Marvel Television and Hulu have announced a crossover episode featuring Runaways and Cloak & Dagger.