WITH BRAND-NEW HOST SHERRI SHEPHERD AT THE HELM, GSN'S "THE NEWLYWED GAME" LAUNCHES ITS FOURTH SEASON
Santa Monica, CA - October 11, 2010 - GSN (Game Show Network) announced today the launch of its fourth season with its brand-new host - comedienne, actress and talk show host Sherri Shepherd. Season Four of THE NEWLYWED GAME will premiere on Monday, November 1 at 6:00 P.M. (ET/PT), and air Mondays through Fridays at 6:00 P.M. (ET/PT).
THE NEWLYWED GAME is GSN's modern installment of the classic series showcasing three newly married couples of wide-ranging backgrounds who face off in a series of question rounds. During each round, a spouse attempts to guess his or her mate's answer to questions about their relationship, ranging from the first time they met to the details of their love life. At the end of the game, the couple scoring the most points wins exciting prizes.
Shepherd is widely known as co-host of the hit talk show THE VIEW, for which she has won a Daytime Emmy(R) Award. She plays the wife of Tracey Morgan's character in a recurring role on 30 ROCK, and had a role in last year's Oscar(R)-winning film PRECIOUS: BASED ON THE NOVEL 'PUSH' BY SAPPHIRE. She has appeared in numerous TV series, including EVERYBODY LOVES RAYMOND, LESS THAN PERFECT and SHERRI. She is the author of a humorous autobiography, Permission Slips: Every Woman's Guide to Giving Herself a Break. Shepherd is also currently shooting a new role in ONE FOR THE MONEY, a feature film from Lionsgate Films starring Katherine Heigl.
THE NEWLYWED GAME is produced by Michael Davies and his production company, Embassy Row, which is owned by Sony Pictures Television. Davies has brought audiences fan-favorite shows such as "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire," "Power of 10," and the GSN original "Chain Reaction." Additionally, Sony Pictures Television serves as the worldwide distributor for THE NEWLYWED GAME.
GSN is a multimedia entertainment company that offers original and classic game programming and competition entertainment via its 74-million subscriber television network and online game sites. GSN's cross-platform content gives viewers and participants the opportunity to win cash and prizes, whether through GSN's popular TV game shows, gsn.com's free casual games or its WorldWinner competitive cash tournaments. GSN is distributed throughout the U.S., Caribbean and Canada by all major cable operators, satellite providers and telcos. GSN and its subsidiary, WorldWinner.com, Inc., are owned by DIRECTV and Sony Pictures Entertainment.