Who Wants To Be a Millionaire is back for its 12th season in the fall of 2013 and funnyman Cedrick the Entertainer will take over the hosting duties. Cedric The Entertainer is perhaps most widely known for his work on the record-breaking “Kings of Comedy” tour with Steve Harvey, the late Bernie Mac, and D.L. Hughley. The highly successful tour led to the hit film “The Original Kings of Comedy,” which was directed by Spike Lee. As we all know Who Wants To Be a Millionaire was originally hosted by Regis Philbin and was one of the most popular game shows of its time. The casting directors are now looking for season 12 contestants and this is your once in a lifetime chance. Do not miss out apply now. Contestants, selected by calling a phone number, are chosen based on their ability to arrange 4 answers to a question in the correct order the fastest. They then have to answer 15 multiple-choice questions correctly to win increasing amounts of money, the largest of which is $1,000,000. They can choose to use three “lifelines”: 50/50: two incorrect answers are eliminated; Ask the audience: the studio audience votes on the correct answer; and phone a friend: they can call one of 5 pre-arranged friends who can help with the answer.
The casting directors for Who Wants To Be a Millionaire are now taking applications for male and female contestants ages 18 and over for a once in a lifetime chance to win $1,00,000. If you are interested in auditioning for Who Wants To Be a Millionaire please send us your photo and contact information. Please keep checking back for more information on casting dates and times and as always leave us a comment and let us know what you think about Cederick the Entertainer replacing Regis as the host of the popular game show.