“Let’s Make A Deal” Makes Game Show History with Twitter Special Taping January 25th
CBS’s popular daytime game show Let’s Make A Deal will make genre history by having the first ever Twitter special. This episode will tape January 25th and air January 30th. Fans will be allowed to choose elements of the episode by communicating with @letsmakedealcbs starting at 4:00PM ET/1:00PM PT. Even if you don’t have a Twitter account you can follow the action at CBS.com/deal.
Each act will have elements that you can vote for on Friday, January 25th…from prizes to elements affecting the Big Deal of the Day. Votes will be tallied instantly and the most popular choices will be incorporated into the episode live as it tapes at 4:00PM ET/1:00PM PT. This special edition of Let’s Make A Deal will then air on Wednesday, January 30th (check your local listings).
“We are very Twitter-friendly at Let’s Make a Deal,” said executive producer Mike Richards. “Every day, we let potential contestants know how to cash in on Quickie Deals and share news about new games and upcoming shows. We are really excited about incorporating this new voting element into the show, and hope our loyal viewers, as well as some new ones, will have as much fun with this as we are.”
“I’m excited about this landmark show because we’re doing things no other game show is doing,” said Brady. “Our Twitter followers will be part of the action and help us give away thousands in cash and prizes. It’ll be a win-win!”