“Million Dollar Password” kicks off Sunday


Neil Patrick Harris of “How I Met Your Mother” and Rachael Ray of “The Rachael Ray Show” will be the first celebrity contestants Sunday, June 1st, as CBS debuts the new “Million Dollar Password” in primetime (8-9 pm ET/PT). Regis Philbin hosts the updated version of the classic daytime game show – and the primetime version has the potential for contestants to win over a million bucks.

Other episodes in June will feature Rosie O’Donnell, Tony Hawk, Betty White, Susie Essman, Steven Weber and Shanna Moakler as celebrity contestants.

“Million dollar Password” is produced by FreemantleMedia North America. Vincent Rubino is executive producer.