26 sums of money, 26 suitcases and one question: Deal or no deal
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 Himself - Host (364 episodes, 2005-2010)
Sara Bronson ...
 Herself - Briefcase Model #7 (198 episodes, 2005-2009)
Tameka Jacobs ...
 Herself - Briefcase Model #21 (197 episodes, 2005-2009)
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 Herself - Briefcase Model #26 / ... (196 episodes, 2005-2009)
Alike Boggan ...
 Herself - Briefcase Model #20 / ... (192 episodes, 2005-2009)
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 Herself - Briefcase Model #10 / ... (193 episodes, 2006-2009)
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 Herself - Briefcase Model #6 (192 episodes, 2005-2009)
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 Herself - Briefcase Model #1 / ... (192 episodes, 2005-2009)
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 Herself - Briefcase Model #18 / ... (189 episodes, 2005-2009)
Jenelle Moreno ...
 Herself - Briefcase Model #17 / ... (188 episodes, 2006-2009)
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 Herself - Briefcase Model #9 / ... (185 episodes, 2005-2009)
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 Herself - Briefcase Model #14 / ... (175 episodes, 2005-2009)
Stacey Gardner ...
 Herself - Briefcase Model #2 (175 episodes, 2005-2009)
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 Herself - Briefcase Model #11 (169 episodes, 2005-2009)
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 Herself - Briefcase Model #5 / ... (168 episodes, 2006-2009)
Mylinda Tov ...
 Herself - Briefcase Model #19 / ... (166 episodes, 2005-2008)
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 Herself - Briefcase Model #8 / ... (153 episodes, 2006-2009)
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The United States' version of "Deal or No Deal" was based on the Netherlands game show that had premiered in 2002. The main objective of the game was identical: Select a case containing a mystery cash amount, then - after being asked to narrow the field of cases by a certain number at various intervals - decide whether to take a cash buyout offered by an unseen "banker" ("Deal") or reject the offer and continue eliminating cases ("No Deal"), knowing he/she could win the grand prize of $1 million ... or far less. Each new game begins with 26 cases, each randomly distributed and held by a sexy model. The contestant chooses one case, which is placed at his/her contestant's podium. The cash amount inside could be as little as 1 cent ($.01) or as much as $1 million. The player then is asked to eliminate six of the remaining cases, calling out the corresponding numbers one at a time. After each number is called, that case is opened, revealing one of the 26 cash prizes; that prize is then ... Written by Brian Rathjen <briguy_52732@yahoo.com>

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The highest amount won in regular show (jackpot: $1,000,000) is $402,000 won by Anteia Greer her case # 21 had only $400. See more »

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Host: ...when we come back.
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Who doesn't love it?
2 April 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Just great. At my age, it's fairly bizarre to enjoy a show this much considering it is primarily aimed at a demographic somewhere in their mid-80s but I must confess, this is just grand. For certain, what knocks this show out of the park for me is Noel Edmonds. He gets soooo into it. It's a show where average members of the public open boxes and yet he treats the show likes its God's gift to the world. His enthusiasm turns a frankly rubbish television show into very amusing, very tense and very watchable rubbish. Definitely a highlight in the history of Channel 4. I would recommend it to anyone (particularly those that have little, or no, dignity).


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