‘Surviving Survivor’ brings back 10 iconic players; including Richard Hatch


SURVIVING SURVIVOR brings back 10 of the game’s most iconic players to talk about the reality juggernaut that defined a genre in this new one-hour special to be broadcast Thursday, Feb. 4 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

Through a series of new interviews, the curtain will be pulled back on one of the decade’s most influential shows.  Featured in the special are new revelations from SURVIVOR host Jeff Probst, season one winner Richard Hatch (Borneo, All-Stars) and HEROES VS. VILLAINS cast members James Clement (China, Micronesia), Colby Donaldson (Australia, All-Stars), Cirie Fields (Panama, Micronesia), Russell Hantz (Samoa),

Stephenie LaGrossa (Palau, Guatemala), Jerri Manthey (Australia, All-Stars), Parvati Shallow (Cook Islands, Micronesia), Benjamin “Coach” Wade (Tocantins) and Tom Westman (Palau).

“SURVIVOR changed the nature of television as we know it.  For the first time, we were able to witness human behavior responding to stress and extreme conditions on television before our eyes,” says executive producer Susan Zirinsky. 

“Seeing how clever individuals manipulate situations to achieve an outcome they want is really the most incredible social science experiment ever!”  

The special will also feature updates on some of the show’s most beloved castaways, including the touching love story between winners Ethan Zohn (Africa, All-Stars) and Jenna Morasca (Amazon, All-Stars), America’s Tribal Council winner Rupert Boneham (Pearl Islands, All-Stars), Cook Islands winner Yul Kwon and “The View” co-host Elisabeth Hasselbeck (Australia).RELIVE SOME OF “SURVIVOR’S” MOST MEMORABLE MOMENTS WITH THE CASTAWAYS WHO LIVED THEM ON THE ONE-HOUR SPECIAL,”SURVIVING SURVIVOR,” THURSDAY,

FEB. 4 Richard Hatch, Russell Hantz, Colby Donaldson and Parvati Shallow Are Among the Show’s Castaways Breaking Down Every Aspect of the Game.

SURVIVING SURVIVOR is executive produced by Susan Zirinsky for Eye2 Productions.

(source: information provided by CBS)