‘MILLIONAIRE’ KICKS OFF THE FIRST SPECIALTY WEEK OF THE SEASON WITH
FAN FAVORITE WHIZ KIDS, AIRING OCTOBER 2-6, 2017
L-R, Katelyn Murphy and Chris Harrison
Photo credit: Ronda Churchill, Disney/ABC Home Entertainment and TV Distribution
Five talented youngsters from across the country will play “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire” opposite host Chris Harrison during “Whiz Kids” week, airing MONDAY, OCTOBER 2 – FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2017.
“Whiz Kids” is one of “Millionaire’s” most popular specialty weeks and last year the bright, young contestants collectively took home a whopping half a million dollars in winnings! During the week of October 2-6, these 10 to 15-year-olds will take on the classic 14-question game for the chance to win $1 million: Kenneth Treece of Pineville, Kentucky; Chase Magnano of Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida; Abhinav Karthikeyan of Clarksburg, Maryland; Kaden Oqueli-White, of New Orleans, Louisiana; and Katelyn Murphy, of Las Vegas, Nevada.