Survivor Palau cast revealed unofficially; show will debut sometime in February.

Survivor Palau cast revealed unofficially; show will debut sometime in February.
Survivor Palau will, according to its CBS web site, debut sometime in February, probably after the conclusion of Wickedly Perfect, which is filling its time slot starting tonight. While CBS has no additional information on the 10th season, its 20 cast members have unofficially been revealed. The group includes “[a] female Texas lawyer, a Pennsylvanian student and counselor, a Las Vegas dancer, and Survivor’s first Muslim castaway,” according to Reality TV World. The information came via’s “Confirmator,” which allows people to enter names to see if they match with the site’s list. All 20 names were guessed correctly in less than a month.
+ also: TV Guide looks at the island.

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