Amazing Race down to final three teams after frat brothers fall to Guidos. Three teams remain in The Amazing Race: Frank and Margarita, Rob and Brennan, and Joe and Bill (otherwise known as Team Guido). Team Guido beat Kevin and Drew in a race to the finish that was virtually tied at some points. Sad… continue reading
CBS will air Amazing Race finale on Thursday, Dec. 13, after Survivor. Hoping for momentum for The Amazing Race 2, CBS has announced that the finale of The Amazing Race will air not on Dec. 12, but one day later, on Thursday, Dec. 13–immediately following the latest episode of Survivor Africa. CSI will move an… continue reading
The Amazing Race’s “obnoxious jerks” may “take a toll on America’s image.” The Springfield, Ill., State Journal-Register’s Matthew Dietrich was disturbed by the way the contestants managed to “insult, harangue and act arrogantly condescending toward entire crowds of people” in India, and says that the show makes locals, like the people in India, “ripe targets… continue reading
surfing and Star Wars: Brennan’s site. One of the members of The Amazing Race‘s “best friends & lawyers” team has a personal web site. On Brennan Swain’s site, you can find links to The Official Star Wars Site (he’s apparently a Star Wars collector) and Transworld Snowboarding Magazine, plus pictures of Rob’s and Brennan’s housewarming… continue reading
Amazing Race cast was filmed in front of blue screens for the opening titles. Ever wonder how the opening sequence and other packaging for The Amazing Race was created? Design in Motion looks at the process of creating the show’s opening titles. Among the revelations: For most of the cast footage, the cast members were… continue reading
producer: “There is no monotony of landscape in The Amazing Race.” So says The Amazing Race‘s executive producer Betram van Munster, who tells this week’s TV Guide that “getting permits for 44,000 miles is a lot of work” and “People who know each other are likely to be much harsher on each other.” He also… continue reading
Amazing Race reruns tonight. The Amazing Race‘s second episode reruns tonight at 9 p.m. ET–opposite the Miss America Pageant, newly revamped to be reminiscent of reality TV.
Amazing Race returns tonight; Lost back next week. CBS’ The Amazing Race returns tonight at 9 p.m. ET. NBC’s Lost, however, won’t return until next Wednesday at 8 p.m. ET.
The Amazing Race does slightly better than Lost. While the special episode of BB2 easily beat NBC’s Lost—Big Brother 2had over 11 million viewers versus Lost‘s 9.4 million–CBS’ The Amazing Race and NBC’s Fear Factor virtually tied, with 11.83 million viewers watching The Amazing Race and 11.81 watching Fear Factor. Overall, CBS won the evening,… continue reading
Amazing Race debuts tonight. Eleven pairs of friends, lovers and others will compete in Jerry Bruckheimer’s The Amazing Race tonight at 9 p.m. ET on CBS. Thoughts on the show from various TV critics: “the best of this genre since the network’s Survivor.” “exciting, hilarious, and real.” “brings new energy and respectability to the ‘reality’… continue reading
Amazing Race contestants revealed. The 11 teams of two that will compete in The Amazing Race starting on Sept. 5 include two grandparents who’ve been married for 40 years, two fraternity brothers, two life partners, a mother and daughter, and others.
suggestions for The Amazing Race.Zap2it.com suggests challenges for CBS’ upcoming The Amazing Race based upon producer Jerry Bruckheimer’s past movies.
Survivor 3 starts in Oct.; Amazing Race will air opposite West Wing. CBS’ fall schedule was unveiled yesterday (after a spoof of Survivor with Mark Burnett and other CBS stars), and it keeps Survivor 3 at 8 p.m. ET on Thursday nights. Additionally, CBS will air The Amazing Race on Wednesdays at 9–opposite NBC’s The… continue reading
“the (amazing) race is on.”CBS’ Jerry Bruckheimer-produced 25,000 mile race around the world has its 11 two-person teams and will air sometime this summer. The Travel Channel’s Phil Keoghan will host.
CBS allowed to continue production of Global Adventure; FOX Family’s Race Around the World will not be alone. FOX Family went to court, asking a judge to stop production on Jerry Bruckheimer’s Global Adventure, which follows teams as they travel around the world and compete with each other. It’s very similar to FOX Family’s show… continue reading