Premiering June 1 2008 on CTV

One of television’s classic game shows gets a makeover, as Million Dollar Password premieres with big celebrities, bigger stakes and a $1 million jackpot. Hosted by fan favourite Regis Philbin, Million Dollar Password premieres Sunday June 1 at 8 p.m. ET on CTV (visit CTV.ca to confirm local broadcast times).

Million Dollar Password is a modern update of one of television’s greatest game shows (Password; aired from 1961-1975), which finds contestants teaming up with some of today’s notable celebrities – including Rosie O’Donnell, Betty White, Rachael Ray and Neil Patrick Harris – to earn up to $1 million. One player from the team is told secret passwords and can use only one-word clues as hints to help their teammate guess the words. If the player and the celebrity work together successfully, they could uncover the Million Dollar Password.

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