The Price is Right is headed to primetime. CBS has announced they will air three special primetime episodes of the daytime game show.
The specials will be themed around three of CBS’ biggest reality shows—Big Brother, The Amazing Race, and Survivor.
The special episodes will feature guest appearances from former stars of each reality show. Each guest will partner will a super fan of the show and play for a series of prizes.
The three Price is Right specials will air later this year. In the meantime, new episodes of The Amazing Race just began last week. And the new season of Survivor begins February 17th.
Read the full details below:
CBS TO AIR THREE SPECIAL PRIMETIME EDITIONS OF NETWORK TELEVISION’S #1 DAYTIME SERIES “THE PRICE IS RIGHT” The Reality Show-Themed Episodes, Hosted by Drew Carey, Will Celebrate the Network’s Emmy(R) Award-Winning Series “The Amazing Race” and “Survivor” and the Summer Hit “Big Brother”
THE PRICE IS RIGHT, network television’s #1-rated daytime series and the longest-running game show in television history, is headed to primetime with three reality show themed specials to air later this year. The episodes, hosted by Drew Carey, will each celebrate one of the Network’s reality series: the Emmy Award-winning THE AMAZING RACE and SURVIVOR and the summer hit BIG BROTHER. Each will feature special appearances by the shows’ hosts Phil Keoghan, Jeff Probst and Julie Chen.
In each primetime special, former racers, castaways and houseguests will partner with and play alongside super fans of their respective shows. Viewers and reality enthusiasts interested in playing for amazing prizes can go to www.oncameraaudiences.com for information on how to be an audience member and tape dates. Additional show details to be announced at a later date.
The new season of the 10-time Emmy Award-winning THE AMAZING RACE featuring 11 teams of social media stars premieres Friday, Feb. 12 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT), SURVIVOR returns with what has been billed “the most grueling season ever” with a special 90-minute season premiere, Wednesday, Feb. 17 (8:00-9:30 PM, ET/PT), and the next edition of the summer reality hit BIG BROTHER returns later this year, on the CBS Television Network.”
What do you think? Do you watch The Price is Right? Will you watch the three primetime specials?