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FAMILY FEUD, the game show that defines ‘fun for the whole family,’ and CBS 19 (WOIO-TV) will be on hand in Cleveland, OH on Friday, July 24 in search of local families to appear on its new season, premiering September 7. A special contestant search team will be on site all day – from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. – at The Nautica Entertainment Complex on the West Bank of the Flats near Nautica Pavilion/ Howl at the Moon, 2000 Sycamore., Cleveland, OH 44113 to interview all applicants.
Family Feud airs weekdays at 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. on Cleveland’s CBS 19 (WOIO-TV).
“The best contestants are families who are outgoing and engaging,” says executive producer Gaby Johnston. “’Family Feud’ is all about working together as a family, having fun, and pooling your knowledge to win cash and prizes. Trust me, our contestants have the time of their lives.”
There is no cost to tryout, and interested families can sign up by calling the contestant hotline at (323) 762-8467, or by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Complete information about the tryouts can be found at www.19actionnews.com.
Since its premiere in 1976, Family Feud has remained one of television’s most popular and enduring game shows, and continues to evolve in new and exciting ways. College tournaments, celebrity look-alikes and special theme weeks, along with TV’s most revealing, surprising and fun survey results keep the family fun lively each weekday. Hosted by the ultra-suave John O’Hurley (Seinfeld, Dancing with the Stars), who presides over each episode with his own, one-of-a-kind, razor-sharp wit and inviting personality, The Feud currently airs on 187 stations nationwide, representing 95% of the country.