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A reality show where a group of contestants are stranded in a remote location with little more than the clothes on their back. The lone survivor of this contest takes home a million dollars.

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Charlie Parsons
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Wednesday, May 13

Winners battle it out, but only one is crowned Sole Survivor and takes home the $2 million prize; castaways dig deep for a shot to get back in the game.


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Won 7 Primetime Emmys. Another 36 wins & 122 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Jeff Probst ...  Self - Host 597 episodes, 2000-2020
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Storyline

Over the spring of 2000, sixteen average Americans (divided into two tribes which eventually merge into one) were sequestered on the deserted island of Pulau Tiga for 39 days. For their stay, they must learn to live as a tribe, although eventually, it is everyone for themselves. They compete in challenges for "luxuries" (a barbecue, a phone call home, etc.) and immunity. Every three days, the losers of the latter challenges must face tribal council, where they will account for their actions by voting one person off of the island. At the end of day 39, there will be only one survivor left who will leave the island with one million dollars. Based on the Swedish game show, "Operation Robinson." Written by ZeroG1

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Taglines:

39 days... 16 people... ONE... Survivor! See more »


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TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Tony Vlachos and Sandra diaz twine are the only 2 people to ever the game twice. See more »

Goofs

Frequent continuity errors. It's clear that many scenes were filmed hours or days apart and then edited together with =out consideration for whether or not they visually flowed together. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Self - Host: Once again, immunity is back up for grabs.
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Alternate Versions

The finale episode featured the million dollar winner walking through an airport and getting into their brand new car. This scene had to be filmed four different times, each with a member of the final four in order to keep the secret of who really won. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Stargate SG-1: Heroes: Part 1 (2004) See more »

User Reviews

Awesome!
16 September 2000 | by doug_funnieSee all my reviews

CBS hit it big with this show. "Survivor" was the best show of Summer 2000, probably the best show of 2000 all together. It was all anyone was talking about. I never missed an episode and each week was amazing! There were twists and turn at every end, you had no idea who was going to get voted off or win the million! The show is so great, from the games, to the interviews, to the voting, which was always the best! An amazing show that will go down in television history! I can't wait for Survivor II.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 May 2000 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Survivor: Africa See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (13 episodes) | (16 episodes) | |

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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