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Stunt goes terribly wrong on ZDF’s ‘Wanna Bet?’

Samuel Koch, a contestant on the German variety/game show Wanna Bet?, suffered critical injuries after a live stunt, in which he was to vault over a speeding car using spring-enabled stilts, went wrong and he was struck by the vehicle.
December 6, 2010

Samuel Koch, a contestant on the German variety/game show Wanna Bet?, suffered critical injuries after a live stunt, in which he was to vault over a speeding car using spring-enabled stilts, went wrong and he was struck by the vehicle. The remainder of the episode was cancelled. ZDF said on Monday that the show would continue. (From CBC.ca)

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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