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The winning question: "Sister of Warren Beatty, what celebrity actress is famous for her belief in reincarnation?"

[via press release from ABC]



�Episode 101� � Matt Marr, a law clerk from Lone Grove, Oklahoma, was the first contestant to win over a half million dollars on ABC�s wild new game show, �Show Me the Money.� The episode aired in a special series preview, Tuesday, Nov. 14 (9:31-11:00 p.m., ET).

Matt answered the following question to win $590,000:

Question: �Sister of Warren Beatty, what celebrity actress is famous for her belief in reincarnation?�

Answer: Shirley MacLaine

�Show Me the Money,� is the a new high-octane variety/game show series hosted by Emmy-winning television legend William Shatner, who is accompanied by thirteen gorgeous Million Dollar Dancers with the answers.

�Show Me the Money� is produced by Endemol USA, a division of Endemol Holding. David Goldberg is the president of Endemol USA. Endemol USA. Endemol produces hit series including ABC�s �Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.� The series is executive-produced by Mike Nichols.

�Show Me the Money� is broadcast with Spanish subtitles via secondary closed captioning.

  [november 2006]  


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