Kari posted five tweets, saying: 'I guess you guys are finding out the news right about now. After a decade of the Myth Busters, we are no longer with the show. The two main hosts are Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage.They hosted alone for the first season and part of the second; mid-way through the second season, Kari Byron, Tory Belleci, Scottie Chapman and Christine Chamberlain, workers at M5 (Jamie's special effects company), began to take a larger part in the show and appear on camera more frequently, and they soon began tackling myths independantly, forming the 'build team'.In a video announcement Thursday on Discovery Channel, "Myth Busters" hosts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman revealed that longtime co-hosts and fan favorites Kari Byron, Grant Imahara, and Tory Belleci are no longer on the show. I am sad for an ending but there will be exciting new adventures for us." "It's been an amazing ride for 10 years! "This next season we're going back to our origins with just Adam and me," Hyneman said in the video, which explained that the change took hold as of the season's last episode on August 21. I asked her how motherhood affects her mentally in performing death-defying actions on TV.At the end of Thursday night's edition, co-hosts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman announced that fan favourites Kari Byron, 39, Tory Belleci, 43, and Grant Imahara, 43, would not be returning for season 17.
When two battlebot-building teams from San Francisco, California tie in the selection round for Beyond Enterprises' 44th Interstate Youth Battlebot Championships, the decision is made to send both teams to the finals in Boston, Massachusetts.In a lot of ways it reignited millions of people’s couch quest for knowledge.While Jamie and Adam were the main hosts of the show, many of us fell in love with the more relatable crew known as the build team: notably Kari Byron, Tory Belleci, and Grant Imahara. I am sad for an ending but there will be exciting new adventures for us.''From explosions to car crashes to even more explosions, this trio has helped shape Myth Busters into the Emmy-nominated series it is today.Mythbusters is a popular science education show made by the US Discovery Channel, and a very small RPF fandom.
"We're gonna take a brief moment to thank you guys for your incredible work over the last 10 years," Savage said in the video.