ABC places 'Bet' on German format


Popular British TV hosting duo Anthony McPartlin and Decan Donnelly have signed on to host ABC's reality pilot "Wanna Bet?" Based on a German format, "Bet," from the Gurin Co., is a variety show with gambling elements. McPartlin and Donnelly, known in the U.K. as Ant and Dec, have hosted such popular British reality series as "Pop Idol" and "I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here!"