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
Bruckheimer’s Race Around the World will air on CBS. Producer Jerry Bruckheimer is entering the reality TV fray with a new show that “will send eight pairs of people on a trek to 11 cities in 30 days, starting and ending in New York City,” according to Variety. Competitions will eliminate the couples–who can be… continue reading