Ty Pennington’s new HGTV collection “Ty Breaker” has a rather interesting concept and a truly good title — so which came initial, the strategy or the pun? TheWrap questioned the “Trading Spaces” and “Extreme Makeover: House Edition” alum accurately that.
“The notion for the show arrived very first and after we understood how important a massive alter to a selected spot of the family’s property was … we understood it definitely was the ‘Ty Breaker’ in which style and design they at some point chose to go with,” Pennington instructed TheWrap. “And let us facial area it — it is a fantastic title (laughs).”
“Here’s the ridiculous portion, correct? I don’t think there has ever been a exhibit that, like, the person’s title — on HGTV — was in the title,” Pennington claimed. “So the point that they did it, I was blown away. I was like, wow, which is a daring shift.”
Pennington has an older brother named Wynn, by the way, so there’s been a Ty (tie) and Wynn (earn) pun in existence for literally his full life.
“When folks are choosing no matter if they are likely to keep in the household they are in or just throw caution to the wind and get a new area, they are suitable on the fence and it really is, they could go one particular way or the other,” Pennington stated. “So the final decision they make that we stop up going down that path actually is that tiebreaker for them.”
To compliment our conversation with Pennington, TheWrap also obtained an exceptional “Ty Breaker” sneak peek. View that higher than.
On “Ty Breaker,” the former TLC “Trading Spaces” standout and ABC “Extreme Makeover: Dwelling Edition” host will aid “desperate” families make a decision no matter if to rehab their current house and keep in it, or to renovate a new dwelling to “better meet their desires,” in accordance to the show’s logline.
While it may possibly audio insane, “Ty Breaker” is basically Pennington’s very first HGTV series. He’s only appeared on the well-liked cable channel as a guest star about 4 episodes of the recently rebooted “Extreme Makeover: Home Version,” which was hosted by “Modern Family” star Jesse Tyler Ferguson.
In every episode of “Ty Breaker,” Alison Victoria (“Windy Town Rehab”), Grace Mitchell (“One of a Kind”) or Sabrina Soto (“The Higher Reduced Project”) will entice the loved ones to select an alternate property that can be renovated to satisfy their would like record, whilst Ty does all he can to persuade the household to keep.
“Ty Breaker,” which has an eight-episode purchase, premieres Monday, Jan. 11 at 9/8c on HGTV.