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Bet on Your Baby
Genre Game show
Created by
  • Craig Armstrong
  • Rick Ringbakk
  • Charles Wachter
  • Ben Silverman
  • Jimmy Fox
Presented by Melissa Peterman
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 2
No. of episodes 16
Executive producer(s)
  • Ben Silverman
  • Chris Grant
  • Jimmy Fox
  • Craig Armstrong
  • Rick Ringbakk
Camera setup Multiple
Running time 43 minutes
Production company(s) Electus
5x5 Media
Distributor Electus International
Original network ABC
Picture format 720p (HDTV)
Original release April 13, 2013 (2013-04-13) – 2014 (2014)
External links

Bet on Your Baby is an American game show that is hosted by Melissa Peterman. The series premiered on ABC on April 13, 2013, with two back-to-back episodes.[1] Each episode features five families with toddlers between the ages of two to three-and-a-half years old, who play to see how well they can guess their child's next move in order to win money toward their college fund.[2][3]

On January 28, 2014, Bet on Your Baby was renewed for an eight episode second season.[4] Season 2 premiered on May 31, 2014.[5] The show did not make ABC's Summer 2015 schedule.

International versions[edit]

Country Name Host Channel Premiere Prize
 Argentina[6] Si los chicos quieren! Julian Weich Canal 13 November 1, 2013 $50,000
 China[7] 正大综艺.宝宝来了 Zhu Xun & Qiang Zi CCTV-1 November 10, 2013 1-year admission to an international kindergarten
 Mexico ¡Apuesta a su Bebé! Cecilia Gabriela Canal de las Estrellas 2014 MX$5,000,000
 Philippines[8] Bet on Your Baby Judy Ann Santos-Agoncillo ABS-CBN October 19, 2013 Brand new house and lot worth PH₱2,000,000 or PH₱1,000,000 cash prize
 South Korea[9] COME ON BABY Noh Hong-chul, Park Ji-yoon tvN July 14, 2014 5,000,000
 Colombia ¡Apuesta a su Chico! Lady Mina Caracol TV June 2015 $200,000
 Turkey[10] Çocuk Oyuncağı Ezgi Mola Star TV July 10, 2013 Turkish lira symbol 8x10px.png50.000
 Ukraine[11] Мій малюк зможе
Miy Malyuk Zmozhe
Irma Vitovska 1+1 June 15, 2014 50.000


  1. ^ "It's a Bouncing, Beautiful...Game Show! ABC Delivers "Bet on Your Baby" Saturday, April 13 Hosted by Melissa Peterman". The Futon Critic. March 22, 2013. Retrieved March 24, 2013. 
  2. ^ "About the Show". ABC.com. February 27, 2013. Retrieved May 28, 2013. 
  3. ^ Keene, Allison (April 12, 2013). "Bet on Your Baby: TV Review". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved October 29, 2013. 
  4. ^ Kondolojy, Amanda (January 28, 2014). "'Bet on Your Baby' Renewed for Second Season by ABC". TV by the Numbers (Press release). Retrieved January 28, 2014. 
  5. ^ Bentley, Jean (May 31, 2014). "'Bet On Your Baby' Season 2 returns: Watch a sneak peek now". Zap2it. Retrieved May 31, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Si los chicos quieren!". Canal 13. 2013. Retrieved 2013-01-11. 
  7. ^ "Bet on Your Baby (China)". CCTV-1. 2013. Retrieved 2013-12-30. 
  8. ^ "Bet on Your Baby". ABS-CBN. 2013. Retrieved 2013-10-19. 
  9. ^ "COME ON BABY". tvN. CJ E&M. 2014. Retrieved 2014-08-06. 
  10. ^ "Ҫocuk oyuncağı". Star TV. 2013. Retrieved 2013-10-07. 
  11. ^ "Miй мaлюк ɜмоҗе". 1+1. 2014. Retrieved 2014-06-29. 

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Wed, 02 Jul 2014 08:43:19 -0700

Attention, America: There is a very real network TV show called "Bet on Your Baby," where parents bet on what their babies will do. On television. For money. It's like one of Jack Donaghy's ideas escaped into the wild and began breeding with the ...

TV Series Finale

Tue, 28 Jan 2014 08:32:34 -0800

“We are thrilled that ABC has decided to renew “Bet on Your Baby” for a second season,” said Electus CEO Chris Grant. “This show has continued to build momentum both in the U.S. and around the world, proof that Electus is achieving its mission to ...


Fri, 30 May 2014 14:45:00 -0700

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Fri, 06 Jun 2014 21:26:50 -0700

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TV Series Finale
Sun, 01 Jun 2014 17:25:06 -0700

Bet on Your Baby TV show season two ratings Despite low ratings, ABC renewed Bet On Your Baby for a second season — likely because the program was heavily sponsored by Walmart. Will this game show get a third season renewal or will it be cancelled ...

Live Design

Live Design
Sun, 02 Nov 2014 21:26:15 -0800

Veerkamp and Portelli used 24 Nexus 4x4 panels, arranged in six groups of four panels each, on the Bet on Your Baby set. The panels were positioned in a semi-circle over the stage facing the audience between digital images of the toddlers participating ...

A.V. Club

A.V. Club
Sat, 13 Apr 2013 14:06:26 -0700

Bet on Your Baby is the latest effort from the team that brought America Fashion Star, and it features the same choppy editing and weirdo sets of that series. For instance, the parents appear in a small, Roman-esque arena, except if the arena looked ...


Wed, 14 May 2014 11:00:10 -0700

The babies are back and cuter than ever! Melissa Peterman (ABC Family's “Baby Daddy”) hosts the game show that challenges parents to try to predict their child's next move in an effort to win money for their child's future education. ABC has ordered ...

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