What's The Password? It's Regis!
Password, the vintage game show from the 1960s, 70s and 80s, returns as Million Dollar Password Sunday night (8 pm/ET, CBS). Regis Philbin — who appeared on Password Plus in the early 1980s as a celebrity clue-giver — is your new wordsmith.
Like the classic versions of the game, celebrities will be paired with civilian contestants and will have to think alike to pocket prize money. Unlike the classic versions, viewers will have to hold onto their hats to keep up with spiraling tension.
"We put a clock on the rounds to speed up the game," said executive producer Vincent Rubino. "Instantly there's tension building and there's a horse race that builds between the two teams." The celeb/contestant duos compete to guess "passwords" based on one-word clues at a frenetic pace. At various points, the t
Fri, May 30, 2008