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A photo from the production of "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire" on August 14, 2016, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Well-known contestants from the hit ABC franchises “The Bachelor” and “The Bachelorette” will play “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire” during the return of Bachelor Fan Favorites Week, airing MONDAY, FEBRUARY 6 – FRIDAY, FEBRUARY. Bachelor Fan Favorites is one of the iconic game show’s most exciting theme weeks, and host Chris Harrison will reunite with memorable contestants from the romance reality series, all playing to benefit their favorite charities.

Monday, February 6: Chris Soules (“The Bachelor”) plays for the Muscular Dystrophy Association and Kaitlyn Bristowe & Shawn Booth (“The Bachelorette”) play to benefit Pet Orphans.

Tuesday, February 7: Kaitlyn Bristowe & Shawn Booth wrap up their game play and are followed by Ashley and J. P. Rosenbaum (“The Bachelorette”), playing for No Kid Hungry.

Wednesday, February 8: Ashley and J. P. Rosenbaum commence their second day of game play and are followed by DeAnna (“The Bachelorette”) & Stephen Stagliano, who will play for Saving Innocence.

Thursday, February 9: DeAnna & Stephen Stagliano continue their game play.

Friday, February 10: Tenley Molzahn (“The Bachelor”) plays to benefit Kusewera.

Go the the Station Finder at the top of the page to find your time and channel.

Las Vegas Celebrity Week!

A photo from the production of "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire" in Las Vegas on Tuesday, July 19, 2016, with host Chris Harrison. Photo: RONDA CHURCHILL- Disney/ABC Home Entertainment and TV Distribution ©2016 Disney ABC. All Rights Reserved.

Some of Las Vegas’ biggest personalities will play “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire” opposite host Chris Harrison and will donate their winnings to their favorite charities on Celebrity Week: Las Vegas, airing MONDAY, OCTOBER 17 – FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2016. This season “Millionaire” has made its new production home at Bally’s Las Vegas, and this special week showcases some of the city’s best and brightest stars.

Monday, October 17:  Chef GIADA DE LAURENTIIS plays for Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation. She recently opened up her first restaurant in Las Vegas, Giada, at The Cromwell.

Tuesday, October 18:  Giada De Laurentiis wraps up her game play and is followed by famed magicians PENN & TELLER, playing for Las Vegas-based charity Opportunity Village. Penn & Teller currently are performing at the Rio Las Vegas.

Wednesday, October 19:  Comedian, ventriloquist and “America’s Got Talent” season 10 winner PAUL ZERDIN plays for Make-A-Wish of Southern Nevada. Zerdin recently wrapped up a stint at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.

Thursday, October 20:  Paul Zerdin finishes his game play and is followed by magician and “America’s Got Talent” season nine winner MAT FRANCO, whose winnings will go to the Nevada SPCA. Franco currently is performing at The LINQ Hotel & Casino.

Friday, October 21:  Mat Franco completes his game play and is followed by legendary entertainer WAYNE NEWTON, who has pledged his winnings to the USO. A staple in Las Vegas for nearly 60 years, Newton is currently performing at Windows at Bally’s Las Vegas.

The Emmy-nominated “Millionaire” airs across the country weekdays in national syndication. Use the Station Finder above to find your time and channel.

Contestant Spotlight: Father Bill Matheny

 

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Grab your tissues for two heartwarming episodes of “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire,” this Wednesday and Thursday, when a man on a mission tries to get to a million!

Contestant Bill Matheny surprises host Chris Harrison and the “Millionaire” audience with the announcement that he will donate all of his winnings to the elementary school he attended as a child.

Matheny, a Catholic priest at All Saints Church in Bridgeport, West Virginia, pledges his prize money to alma mater St. Francis of Assisi in Saint Albans as a gesture of gratitude for his start in life. Father Maheny hopes to help the school grow their scholarship fund, increase teacher salaries, and enhance the infrastructure.

Father Matheny has auditioned to be a contestant on “Millionaire” at least once a year over the past 17 years. He almost didn’t audition this season, but luckily a good friend convinced him to try out once again.

How far will Father Matheny’s mission take him? Find your time and channel in the station finder above and tune in Tuesday and Wednesday to find out.

Millionaire Host Chris Harrison Cooks Up Some Fun on The Chew!

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Millionaire host Chris Harrison stops by ABC’s The Chew on Tuesday to talk about the exciting new season of Millionaire and cook up some fun with hosts Mario Batali, Carla Hall, Clinton Kelly, Daphne Oz and Michael Symon.

On his last visit to The Chew, Chris made some delicious cinnamon chocolate chip pancakes. This time around, he’ll be sharing how to prepare quick and easy dinner recipes. Tune in to see Chris on The Chew TUES SEPT 13 1e|12c|p on ABC.

Join Chris weekdays for an all-new season of Millionaire. Check local listings or use the Station Finder above to find your time and channel.

 

Chris Harrison on Moving Millionaire to Las Vegas

 

Host Chris Harrison talks about the excitement of filming the new season of Millionaire at Bally’s Las Vegas. Check out the video above and tune in Monday, Sept 12 for season premiere week!

Millionaire Premieres New Season from Las Vegas on Monday, Sept 12

“Who Wants To Be A Millionaire” returns for an all-new season with host Chris Harrison from the bright lights of Las Vegas, Nevada, when it premieres its 15th season in national syndication on MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2016.  Las Vegas has become one of the premier entertainment capitals of the world, and beginning this fall, “Millionaire” will originate from its new production home at Bally’s Las Vegas. “Millionaire” continues to be the only program to offer a $1 million prize to each and every contestant as America’s richest game show.

“Millionaire” features contestants from all over the country and from all walks of life, and remains a game in which anyone can walk in and win big.  In the show’s classic format, contestants must answer 14 trivia questions correctly with the aid of three lifelines – Ask the Audience, Plus One and 50/50 – in order to win $1 million.  Contestants also can win big as they navigate their way up the ladder, as the tension and difficulty build with each question, along with the prize money. Since the show debuted in syndication in 2002, contestants have won nearly $95 million.

Throughout the 2016-2017 season, “Millionaire” will be bringing back some of its most popular specialty weeks, such as “Bachelor Fan Favorites” (including “Bachelorette” Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth, “Bachelors” Chris Soules and Ben Flajnik, “Bachelor in Paradise” couple Jade Roper and Tanner Tolbert) and “Whiz Kids” (some of the smartest eight to 15-year-old kids in the country). Also joining the line-up are exciting new specialty weeks such as “Celebrity Week: Las Vegas” (including Wayne Newton, Penn & Teller and Giada De Laurentiis), “Victory for Veterans” (in appreciation of the incredible service members from our armed forces) and “Hometown Heroes” (honoring men and women known in their communities for devoting their time to the greater good).

 

 

Watch an Exclusive Clip with Host Chris Harrison

Everyone’s favorite trivia game show, Who Wants To Be A Millionaire, is now taping at Bally’s Las Vegas in front of a live studio audience!

Tune in all summer long and watch the new season premiere Monday, September 12, 2016. Check the station finder above or your local listings for time and channel.

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Hotel Discounts for Millionaire Contestants and Audience Members

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Good news! Millionaire is moving its production to the bright lights of Las Vegas, Nevada to tape at Bally’s Las Vegas in front of a live studio audience.

Even better news? Booked contestants and ticketed members of the studio audience will be eligible for a 20% discount on hotel room rates at Bally’s Las Vegas, Flamingo Las Vegas Hotel & Casino, Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino, and Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino.

If you think you’ve got what it takes to be the next Millionaire, learn how to try out on our Auditions page. Hotel discount information will be provided to contestants once they have been booked for a show.

Want to join the studio audience? Click here to request tickets and access discounted hotel rates today!

Who Wants To Be A Millionaire Moving Production To Las Vegas

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The long-running, popular game show “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire” is moving its production to the bright lights of Las Vegas, Nevada, beginning with the upcoming 2016-2017 season. Hosted by Chris Harrison, “Millionaire” will tape its shows at Bally’s Las Vegas in front of a live studio audience. Entering its 15th season in national syndication, “Millionaire” will premiere on Monday, September 12, 2016.

Las Vegas is one of the premier entertainment capitals of the world. Millions have been entertained over the years at Bally’s Las Vegas, which now will become the new home of “Millionaire.”

“Millionaire” features contestants from all over the country and from all walks of life, and remains a game in which anyone can walk in and win big. In the show’s classic format, contestants must answer 14 trivia questions correctly with the aid of three lifelines — Ask the Audience, Plus One and 50/50 — in order to win $1 million. Contestants also can win big as they navigate their way up the ladder as the tension and difficulty build with each question, along with the prize money. Since the show debuted in syndication in 2002, contestants have won nearly $95 million.

Watch The Bachelor’s Nikki Ferrell on Millionaire

A photo from the production of "Who Wants to be a Millioniare" on August 14, 2015 in Stamford, CT Photo: David E. Steele - Disney/ABC Home Entertainment and TV Distribution ©2015 Disney ABC. All Rights Reserved.

The Bachelor season 18 star Nikki Ferrell reunites with Chris Harrison on Millionaire  FRIDAY, APRIL 29 to raise money for her charity, Rehabilitation Institute of Kansas City. Use the Station Finder above to find time and channel in your area.

Think you’re a Bachelor Super Fan? Test your knowledge with this Nikki trivia question and check the answer beneath the video.

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Answer: D, Stethoscope. A registered nurse at Children’s Mercy Hospital, Nikki brought a stethoscope to meet Juan Pablo Galavis so that he could feel her heartbeat.

Find your station above for time and channel, and tune in THURSDAY, APRIL 28 and FRIDAY, APRIL 29 to see Bachelor favorites Andi Dorfman and Nikki Ferrell play Who Wants To Be A Millionaire for charity.