‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire’ Special Announced

by | August 5, 2009 at 2:17 PM | TV News

Remember when ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire’ was taking the country by storm?

Well, that was 10 years ago.

So, in order to celebrate the game show that some say saved a network, ABC is pulling out all the stops with a string of celebrities set to win $50,000 for their favorite charities.

In addition to celebrities like Rachael Ray, the Millionaire 10th anniversary will feature Vanessa Williams, Sherri Shepard, Snoop Dogg, Katy Perry, Steve Nash, Lauren Conrad, Patricia Heaton, Shawn Johnson, Wynonna and what is being described as a “surprise guest.”

Set to run for two-weeks, each of celebrities will be asked a single question for the $50,000.

The 10th anniversary of ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire’ will premiere at 8:00 PM this Sunday it will continue for 11 nights and will air Sunday thru Thursday with the finale scheduled for August 23rd.

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