It's time to hit the road again on The Amazing Race — with plenty of familiar faces. The CBS reality hit returns Sunday with 11 veteran teams who had never won before to settle, as the season's subtitle says, some Unfinished Business . "These are teams that have been so incredibly popular that it was an opportunity to bring back some favorite teams that have favorite stories," host Phil Keoghan tells TVGuide.com. "They're teams that have really been walking around with the 'woulda, coulda, shoulda' ever since they got kicked off. It's like, enough moaning; come back and give it another shot and no more excuses." Read More... http://www.tvguide.com/News/Amazing-Race-Keoghan-1029631.aspx?rss=breakingnews
CBS has just released the first photos of The Amazing Race Season 18 titled “ The Amazing Race: Unfinished Business ” which will premiere Sun, Feb. 20 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network The Amazing Race Season 18 Summary – Eleven former Teams who fell short of winning the $1 million prize during their first Race around the globe will return for another shot on THE AMAZING RACE: UNFINISHED BUSINESS, premiering Sunday, Feb. 20 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT). Phil Keoghan is the host. This season, the multi Emmy Award-winning series will be broadcast in HD for the first time as the Racers travel 40,000 miles through five continents and 23 cities. Teams begin their journey around the globe from the second-windiest place on the planet, and travel to such picturesque locations as Sydney, Australia, where they find themselves swimming with sharks; Liechtenstein, where they must measure the length of the entire country while riding a motorized bicycle; and Tokyo, Japan, where they must endure the freezing waters from Mount Fuji as part of a spiritual ritual. Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/daemonstv/~3/AXhnEZEkhsI/
CBS has just released photos of The Amazing Race Season 18 contestants that will appear on the premiere episode of the new season titled “ The Amazing Race: Unfinished Business ” which will premiere Sun, Feb. 20 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network The Amazing Race Season 18 Summary – Eleven former Teams who fell short of winning the $1 million prize during their first Race around the globe will return for another shot on THE AMAZING RACE: UNFINISHED BUSINESS, premiering Sunday, Feb. 20 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT). Phil Keoghan is the host. Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/daemonstv/~3/fFkCP6B0qrM/
Bad cab luck reared its ugly head again on The Amazing Race finale — this time costing Jill Haney, 27, and Thomas Wolfard, 30, a chance at the $1 million prize. After being in second place for most of the leg, the couple fell to third when they got into a cab with a driver who didn't know English — or what the Internet was. "He said he didn't know. How much worse luck can you possibly have?" Thomas tells us. "But the race kind of reflects life experiences, and sometimes you have good days and sometimes you have bad days. Sometimes you go in the wrong direction, you have communication barriers. Everything went wrong. It's kind of how it is." Though they've made their peace with their third-place finish now, the two say they're still upset they never had a chance to catch up to Nat and Kat thanks to the linear structure of the leg. To Read More Click Here.
Home-shopping hosts Brook Roberts, 27, and Claire Champlin, 30, may have missed out on becoming The Amazing Race's first all-female champs — but don't think they're disappointed. "We're proud we helped make history. We're so happy for [Nat and Kat] because from Day One, we talked to them and said, 'We're going to be on that podium, so let's help each other out,'" Claire tells us. "To be standing next to them in second place was a huge accomplishment for us." So how close were they to first? Find out below — and if Claire has eaten watermelon since her face-smashing Roadblock. To Read More Click Here.
On last night’s exciting season finale of The Amazing Race, it was announced that the upcoming season will be the acclaimed reality show’s second all-star season, titled Unfinished Business, which is also reported by Radar Online. The season will take teams who competed from cycles 12 to 17 that didn’t win their respective season and have them competing for the million dollar prize. Included in the cast are Jet & Cord (2 nd place, Season 16), Mel & Mike (6 th place, Season 14), Zev & Justin (9 th place, Season 15), Jaime & Cara (2 nd place, Season 14), Kynt & Vyxin (5 th place, Season 12), Ronaldo & Christina (2 nd place, Season 12), Gary & Mallory (6 th place, Season 17), Kisha & Jen (4 th place, Season 14), Margie & Luke (3 rd place, Season 14), Flight Time & Big Easy (4 th place, Season 15), and Amanda & Kris (8 th place, Season 14). To Read More Click Here.
After 17 seasons, The Amazing Race crowned its first all-female team champs: doctors Nat Strand , 31, and Kat Chang , 35. "I just think it's hard for any team to win The Amazing Race , whether you're an all-male team or all-female team," Kat tells TVGuide.com. "I think some of our strengths were just that we've actually worked together before in stressful situations, [being] sleep-deprived. You just have to have a positive attitude too. We're also really lucky!" They were also very well-prepared for the final leg in Los Angeles. Find out what kind of research they did, what they plan to do with the $1 million and more. To Read More Click Here.
Proving that nice girls don’t always finish last, a two woman team has finally won THE AMAZING RACE . Friends and anesthesiologists Nat and Kat were the first to cross the finish line of the CBS reality competition at Greystone Manor in Los Angeles, California, ensuring their place in TAR history and picking up a million dollars in the process. Girl power didn’t stop there since best friends and shopping channel hosts Brook and Claire placed second, beating out dating couple Jill and Thomas, who got stuck trying to figure out a riddle leading them to a challenge. Before this final leg, Nat and Kat and Jill and Thomas had been tied with four leg wins each while Brook and Claire had one leg win to their credit. Source Here
Quitting has its consequences. After opting against finishing the Detour on The Amazing Race last week, Nick DeCarlo and girlfriend Vicki Casciola, both 26, incurred a six-hour penalty, forcing them to miss the first flight to Seoul this week and a shot to make the final three. "I don't think we had any chance of making that flight," Vicki tells TVGuide.com. "We got to the airport a little too late. ... But we were still in good spirits in thinking that you never know what's going to happen." See what else the two have to say about their disastrous penultimate leg, if they did all the tasks this week and why Nick felt "a little OK" quitting last week. To Read More Click Here.
Fast National ratings for Sunday, December 5, 2010. Football did its thing for NBC Sunday night as viewers recovered from the first round of the holidays came back to watch Pittsburgh school Baltimore. FOX also got its expected early boost from the football runover. NBC led the night with 16.1 million viewers and a 9.6 rating/15 share in households for Sunday. FOX followed with 11.6 million and a 6.7/10, then CBS (10.9 million, 6.6/10) and ABC (8.7 million, 5.3/8). The adult 18-49 demo title also went to NBC with a 5.7 rating, followed by FOX, 4.6, CBS, 2.6, and ABC, 2.5. To Read More Click Here.