WHEN THE CASTAWAYS ARRIVE IN THE UNFORGIVING WILDERNESS, THEY ARE SHOCKED TO DISCOVER THAT THE GAME HAS BEGUN BEFORE THEY EVEN STEP FOOT IN CAMP, ON THE PREMIERE OF THE 18th INSTALLMENT OF "SURVIVOR TOCANTINS -- THE BRAZILIAN HIGHLANDS," THURSDAY, FEB. 12
"Let's Get Rid Of The Weak Players Before We Even Start" - Prior to the tribes embarking on a grueling first challenge where they have the opportunity to impress their tribemates, the castaways are faced with a surprise vote based solely on first impressions, on the premiere of the 18th installment of SURVIVOR: TOCANTINS - THE BRAZILIAN HIGHLANDS, Thursday, Feb. 12 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.
Castaways competing on SURVIVOR: TOCANTINS - THE BRAZILIAN HIGHLANDS (in alphabetical order separated by tribes) are:
JALAPAO TRIBE TIMBIRA TRIBE
SANDY BURGIN TYSON APOSTOL
JOE DOWDLE DEBRA "Debbie" BEEBE
SPENCER DUHM ERINN LOBDELL
CAROLINA EASTWOOD SIERRA REED
STEPHEN FISHBACH JERRY SIMS
TAJ JOHNSON-GEORGE CANDACE SMITH
JAMES "JT" THOMAS JR. BRENDAN SYNNOTT
SYDNEY WHEELER BENJAMIN "Coach" WADE
SURVIVOR: TOCANTINS - THE BRAZILIAN HIGHLANDS is hosted by Emmy Award-winning host Jeff Probst and produced by SEG, Inc. Mark Burnett is executive producer and David Burris and Leisa Francis are co-executive producers.
For more detailed information on SURVIVOR: TOCANTINS - THE BRAZILIAN HIGHLANDS and the 16 castaways, log on to www.cbs.com/survivor.
RATING: To Be Announced