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ABC is adding another series to its game-show lineup.
The network has given a series order to a show called The Hustler, with Craig Ferguson set to host. The show tweaks the usual game-show format by having one player in each game who already knows the answers to trivia questions — but that doesn't necessarily mean they'll walk away with the prize.
Production on The Hustler is set to begin later in the fall. A premiere date hasn't been set.
"It’s rare and exciting to have a mystery-based game show that employs viewers and contestants to tap into their sleuth skills," said Rob Mills, senior vp alternative series, specials and late nigh at ABC. "This fun, new format is the perfect addition to our dynamic game-show lineup, and Craig's unmatched wit and humor make him the ideal host. We couldn’t be more excited to welcome him back to ABC."
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Each episode of The Hustler will feature five contestants who collaborate to answer a series of trivia questions, with each right answer building a collective prize pot. One of the five is the Hustler, who already knows the answers but must keep their identity a secret in order to have a shot at the grand prize.
The Hustler will also anonymously eliminate two players during the game, with the three remaining contestants collectively deciding who they think the ringer is. If the other two contestants guess correctly, all three players split the prize. If they're wrong, the Hustler takes the whole jackpot.
The series comes from All3Media-backed Studio Lambert and British TV host and producer Richard Bacon, who created the format. He executive produces with Studio Lambert founder and CEO Stephen Lambert, Studio Lambert USA executive vp Jack Burgess, creative director Tim Harcourt and Susan House.
They met at a GM plant. On their wedding day, they joined the picket line.
The couple met on the assembly floor and were determined to show solidarity, even on their big day.LaCrystal Robertson, 27, and Steve Ferguson, 37, were still in their formal wedding wear when they joined their fellow employees outside the north gate of the General Motors plant in Spring Hill, Tenn., for what was then the sixth day of the United Auto Workers’ nationwide strike.
"Studio Lambert and format creator Richard Bacon are incredibly excited to partner with ABC on The Hustler," said Lambert. "With Craig in the driver’s seat, the comedic beats of this game are very much to the fore. We think ABC viewers will laugh a lot but also be shocked and surprised by the twists of this game, which invites contestants and viewers to play detective, solving a whodunit or, in this case, a whoisit.”
The Hustler will join a roster of studio game shows on ABC that includes Celebrity Family Feud, The $100,000 Pyramid, To Tell the Truth, Match Game, Press Your Luck and Card Sharks as well as the forthcoming Don't, hosted by Adam Scott, and Generation Gap, from Jimmy Kimmel and Mark Burnett.
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Sarah Ferguson: Love always
In the series of divorces that shook the British crown, there is certainly that of Diana and Charles, but also that of Sarah Ferguson and Prince Andrew.
Unlike their unfortunate alter ego, the prince and his duchess had made a real marriage of love. Friends since childhood, lovers were united July 23, 1986. A fairy tale (obviously), followed by 500 million viewers around the world, with 10-carat engagement ring, drags 5, 18 meters and five-storey rise. Six years old, two children, and some crass spousal extravagances later, Sarah and Andrew decided to end their marriage. A separation, formalized four years later, made without cries or tears but with great tenderness. Because if they do not love each other anymore, those two still adore each other. So much so that since their separation until the summer of 2015, they have always lived under the same roof!
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As the presenter of the show asked if "she and Andrew were going to get back together," saying it was time for both of them to "spit it out," Sarah Ferguson made a rather enigmatic answer. "I always say to myself," Are we really [separated, ed]? "We are divorced from each other now [but] we never really left each other."1/5 SLIDES © Prisma Media 1_sarah ferguson prince andrew never really left 2/5 SLIDES © Prisma Media 2_sarah ferguson prince andrew never really left 3/5 SLIDES © Prisma Media 3_sarah ferguson Prince Andrew never really left 4 / 5 SLIDES © Prisma Media 4_sarah ferguson prince andrew never really left 5/5 SLIDES © Prisma Media 5_sarah ferguson prince andrew never really left
"Somehow you're still together?" Asked the presenter Fergie's answer: "Yes," she said before continuing, "I think the funniest after all that ... is that I'm writing a book about it." U A book that will speak of the "fairy tale, which is told when you are little, with a prince who arrives on a white horse and takes you to a castle". A true story for once.
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TV HOST LAUGH ATTACK!!!
various tv host breaking out in laughter hillarious!!!