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Rank the Prank

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Kid prank competition delivers special effects and laughs.

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This fun series features young people developing and performing pranks with some high-tech help. Much of the entertainment comes from watching targets get confused, surprised, or alarmed by the staged events. But the series also shows how to take an idea from concept to execution, and how creative you can be.

Rank the Prank is kid-friendly, and the pranks range from wacky to slightly scary. But while exploding trash cans, collapsing book shelves, and short-circuiting appliances create laughable moments, viewers of all ages should be reminded that they are potentially dangerous and shouldn't be tried at home.

TV Details

  • Premiere date: September 3, 2016
  • Network: Nickelodeon
  • Genre: Game Shows
  • TV rating: TV-G
  • Last updated: March 1, 2022

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