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[11/18/10 - 10:38 AM]
NBC's Popular Competition Series "Minute to Win It" Holds Casting Calls This Saturday, November 20 in Las Vegas
As previously announced, the series returns on Tuesday, December 7 with special holiday-themed episodes.

[via press release from NBC]

NBC'S POPULAR COMPETITION SERIES "MINUTE TO WIN IT" HOLDS CASTING CALLS THIS SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 20 IN LAS VEGAS

As Previously Announced "Minute To Win It" Returns to the Primetime Schedule on December 7 with Special Holiday-Themed Episodes

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. - November 18, 2010 - NBC's hit competition series "Minute To Win It" will hold a casting call this Saturday, November 20, in Las Vegas, Nevada, at the Monte Carlo Hotel and Casino. As previously announced, the series returns to the primetime schedule on Tuesday, December 7 (8-9 p.m. ET), with special holiday-themed episodes that include huge audience giveaways, a $3 million prize and of course Santa's helpers.

Producers are looking for energetic and confident competitors who have the skills to take on the nerve-wracking "Minute To Win It" games in a minute's time. Every type of competitor is welcome and will be competing for the prize of a lifetime - the coveted $1 million.

Details for the open audition is below:

LAS VEGAS
Saturday, November 20, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Diablos Cantina (Inside the Monte Carlo Hotel and Casino) 3770 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89109

More audition cities to be announced in the coming weeks on nbc.com/casting/#minute.

"Minute to Win It," hosted by All-American chef and television personality Guy Fieri ("Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives"), features competitors participating in a series of simple, yet nerve-wracking, games that can lead to a $1 million prize. In each one-hour episode, competitors face 10 challenges that escalate in level of difficulty using everyday household items. Each game has a one-minute time limit and failure to finish the task on time will eliminate the contestant. At various points throughout the game, the competitor can walk away with the money earned up to that point - but it'll take nerves of steel to complete all 10 tasks to win $1 million. The competitors, who come from all walks of life, are shown over 60 games prior to the competition and are encouraged to practice these one-of-a-kind challenges at home.

"Minute to Win It" is produced by Universal Media Studios with Friday Television. Craig Plestis, Tim Puntillo (NBC's "Identity"), Mattias Olsson and Jock Millgardh serve as executive producers.





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