Cutthroat V
Season Information
Season No. 46
Location Transylvania, Romania
No. of Episodes 12
Winners Matthew Hanham
Lolo Jones
Ash Pollard
Hali Ford
Miranda Sings
Season Chronology
Previous Lights Out III
Next The Duel III

Cutthroat V is the 46th season of Atv's The Challenge. and the 5th instalment of the Cutthroat Series.Following Cutthroat, Cutthroat II, Cutthroat III & Cutthroat IV & proceeded by Cutthroat VI.


This season, 30 challengers will head to the city of Transylvania, Romania to compete in a fan favourite Challenge: Cutthroat V, where players will discover an exciting game, filled with twists and surprises. Once again, there will be three teams, chosen by the players themselves. For the first time every competitor this season are all challengers who have yet to win. These three teams will battle each other in extreme challenges, leading up to a massive and grueling finale. With over $500,000 in cash and prizes up for grabs, the Challengers will need to stay true to the name of the game and get cutthroat to secure their share of the prize!

With over a half a million dollars in cash and prizes on the line, players will push themselves -- and each other -- past their breaking points. This is the most exciting group of players in years and anything is possible: friendships will be tested, romances will blossom, rivalries will emerge, and blood will be shed. And the greatest shock of all will occur in a jaw-dropping, mid-season twist that is too big to even hint at! These Challengers are in for the fight of their lives in order to win it all and be crowned champions of Cutthroat!


Player Original Season Finish
Matthew Hanham Cutthroat V Winners
Lolo Jones Champs vs. Pros
Vexen Cutthroat V
Axel Spring Break Challenge
Ash Pollard Invasion of the Champions
Hali Ford Severed Ties
Miranda Sings The Island
Liam Riley Lights Out III Episode 7
Liza Koshy Spring Break Challenge Episode 3
Kendall Jenner Lights Out III Episode 1 / QUIT
Red Team
Player Original Season Finish
Grimace Fresh Meat Runner-Up
Laura Vanderboobin Lights Out III
Jemmye Carrol Fresh Meat III
Coral Smith Battle of the Sexes Episode 9
Cheshire Cat Cutthroat II
Ansel Elgort Battle of the Seasons Episode 6
Simone Biles Champs vs Pros Episode 5
Lucas Escarcello Lights Out III Episode 3
Karen Singbeil Cutthroat V Episode 1
Paul Abrahamian Exes
Cyan Team
Player Original Season Finish
Max Ehrich Cutthroat V Third Place
Ashley Kelsey Fresh Meat III
Jenna Compono Battle of the Sexes Episode 8
Prompto Argentum Battle of the Seasons II
Sarah Patterson Rice Cutthroat II Episode 7
Nami Fresh Meat Episode 6
Tom Nook The Inferno Episode 5
Emilee Fitzpatrick Spring Break Challenge Episode 4
Jasmine Masters Fresh Meat III
Anal Lease Keating Cutthroat V Episode 2

Game SummaryEdit

Elimination chartEdit

Episode # Winners Gulag Contestants Gulag Games Gulag Outcome
Cyan Team Green Team Red Team Winner Loser
1 Green Team Tom N/A Paul Handcuffs Tom Paul
Nami Karen Nami Karen
2 Red Team Anal Lease Matthew N/A Back Up Off Me Matthew Anal Lease
Emilee Liza N/A
3 Cyan Team N/A Matthew Lucas Die Hard Matthew Lucas
Liza Laura Laura Liza
4 Red Team Jasmine Matthew N/A Swat Matthew Jasmine
Emilee Miranda Miranda Emilee
5 Green Team Tom N/A Grimace Pole Me Over Grimace Tom
Nami Simone Nami Simone
6 Green Team Prompto N/A Ansel Handcuffs Prompto Ansel
Nami Laura Laura Nami
7 Red Team Prompto Liam N/A Die Hard Prompto Liam
Sarah Miranda Miranda Sarah
8 Green Team Prompto N/A Grimace Back Up Off Me Grimace Prompto
Jenna Laura Laura Jenna
9 Cyan Team N/A Vexen Cheshire Cat Pole Me Over Vexen Cheshire Cat
Miranda Coral Miranda Coral
Final Green Team 2nd place:Red Team 3rd place:Cyan Team

Gulag ProgressEdit

Males Episodes
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Final
Matthew Win Gualg Gualg Gualg Win Win Safe Win Safe WINNER
Lolo Win Safe Safe Safe Win Win Safe Win Safe WINNER
Vexen Win Safe Safe Safe Win Win Safe Win Gualg WINNER
Axel Win Safe Safe Safe Win Win Safe Win Safe WINNER
Grimace Safe Win Safe Win Gualg Safe Win Gualg Safe SECOND
Max Safe Safe Win Safe Safe Safe Safe Safe Win THIRD
Cheshire Cat Safe Win Safe Win Safe Safe Win Safe Elim
Prompto Safe Safe Win Safe Safe Gualg Gualg Elim
Liam Win Safe Safe Safe Win Win Elim
Ansel Safe Win Safe Win Safe Elim
Tom Gualg Safe Safe Safe Elim
Jasmine Safe Safe Win Elim
Lucas Safe Win Elim
Anal Lease Safe Elim
Paul Elim
Females Episodes
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Final
Ash Win Safe Safe Safe Win Win Safe Win Safe WINNER
Hali Win Safe Safe Safe Win Win Safe Win Safe WINNER
Miranda Win Safe Safe Gualg Win Win Gualg Win Gualg WINNER
Laura Safe Win Gualg Win Safe Gualg Win Gualg Safe SECOND
Jemmye Safe Win Safe Win Safe Safe Win Safe Safe SECOND
Ashley Safe Safe Win Safe Safe Safe Safe Safe Win THIRD
Coral Safe Win Safe Win Safe Safe Win Safe Elim
Jenna Safe Safe Win Safe Safe Safe Safe Elim
Sarah Safe Safe Win Safe Safe Safe Elim
Nami Gualg Safe Win Safe Gualg Elim
Simone Safe Win Safe Win Elim
Emilee Safe Gualg Win Elim
Liza Win Gulag Elim
Kendall Win Quit
Karen Elim

Future ChallengesEdit

Cast Member The Challenges Challenges Won Total Money Earned
Anal Lease Keating Cutthroat V, Lights Out IV None $0
Karen Singbeil Cutthroat V, The Duel III, Fresh Meat IV, Battle Royale, Generations II, The Island III,
Invasion III, The Inferno II, The Duel IV, Snatched
The Duel III, The Island III $265,000
Matthew Hanham Cutthroat V, Champs vs. Pros II, Total Chaos, Fresh Meat IV, Lights Out IV,
Champs vs. Stars II
Cutthroat V $74,642
Max Ehrich Cutthroat V, The Ruins III None $30,000
Vexen Cutthroat V Cutthroat V $42,142