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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #25 on: August 07, 2011, 12:12:13 AM »
The Television Critics Association (or TCA as its commonly called), an group that is comprised of the media writers and critics about television has awarded The Amazing Race with the first annual award in a newly created outstanding achievement in reality program category.

Program of the year went to Friday Night Lights, and New Program of the Year went to Game of Thrones.
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Re: TAR 19 Media
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« Reply #27 on: August 08, 2011, 11:36:51 AM »
From Andy:

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Its production team also travels tens of thousands of miles, across multiple continents and through dozens of cities, but it remains nearly invisible,...

Love it!   :lol3:

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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #28 on: August 08, 2011, 08:18:44 PM »


Fans will have to wait until Sunday, September 25 to see the premiere of The Amazing Race 19, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t plenty happening already. Taping of Season 19 has finished, and astute fans across the world are already comparing notes on racer sightings. CBS may not be sharing the cast list yet, but fan forums think they have it figured out already. Scottsdale fans who love to stay a step ahead of the official information will want to keep reading to see what the latest details are for a big season with some familiar faces.

According to the fans at Survivor Sucks and the Reality Fan Forums, Season 19 of The Amazing Race will be an exciting one to watch. Some dedicated spoiler fans have compiled plenty of information, and posters such as Tullfan3 and Bull Halsey have done a great job of summarizing the key details. According to Amazing Race spoilers, the cast for Season 19 includes:

Ethan Zohn and Jenna Morasca from Survivor
Laurence and Zac Sunderland – Zac claims to be the youngest person to sail around the world, and many fans remember his sister Abby’s attempt as well.
Andy Finch and Tommy Czeschin – friends and former Olympian snowboarders
Cathy and Bill Alden – an older couple from Albany, Oregon
Cindy Chiang and Ernie Halvorsen – a young couple
Jeremy Cline and Sandy Draghi – a young couple
Justin and Jennifer Young – African American pair, siblings, Justin is a doctor
Lisa Tilley and Kaylani Paliotta – female team, believed to be Hawaiian
Marcus and Amani Pollard – African American, married team, Marcus is a former NFL player
Marie and Elizabeth Canavan – sisters
Ron Zeitz and Bill Smith – a male couple in their 40s, work for American Airlines


Credit: http://www.examiner.com/tv-in-scottsdale/the-amazing-race-19-cast-spoilers

(Update: Oops! Looks like Peach has already posted something like this in a different section)
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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #29 on: August 08, 2011, 08:41:33 PM »
No worries!! The more media the better!
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« Reply #30 on: August 31, 2011, 07:09:24 AM »
'Survivor' winners Ethan and Jenna head up new 'Amazing Race' cast. Plus: New twists revealed! -- EXCLUSIVEby Dalton Ross
 
The Amazing Race has not been shy about having former CBS reality stars on the show. Boston Rob Mariano and Amber Brkich of Survivor fame played twice, while Big Brother‘s Jeff Schroeder and Jordan Lloyd, as well as Alison Irwin (and her non-Big Brother boyfriend Donny) all have appeared on the program. But now, for the first time, two winners will team up to compete as Survivor: Africa champ Ethan Zohn and Survivor: The Amazon victor Jenna Morasca head up the cast for the show’s 19th installment (premiering Sept. 25 on CBS), which will also feature some new twists to the game.

For Zohn, racing across the world with his longtime girlfriend is especially sweet considering his recent medical battles after being diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma. “Last year I was attached to a pump in complete isolation in a f—ing hospital room, and now I’m out traveling the world with the woman I love. Whatever happens, it’s gonna be okay,” Ethan told EW.com just before embarking on the race. “But if she screws up, I’m gonna kill her.”

Among the 10 other teams joining the longtime Survivor couple will be Zac Sunderland — who, at 16, became the youngest person to sail around the world alone — and his dad Laurence, former NFL tight end Marcus Pollard and his wife Amani, and Olympic snowboarders Andy Finch and Tommy Czeschin. (A full list of teams is below.) The duos will experience a few new twists this time around, including the show’s first ever double elimination, and something called the Hazard, which is a penalty that one team will incur right at the starting line. And for the first time ever, The Amazing Race will be visiting the countries of Belgium, Denmark, Malawi, and Indonesia.

 
Seeing as how Ethan and Jenna both won their seasons of Survivor, which one of them will get to make the big decisions on the race? “We actually made a list of things that each of us is good at and not good at,” Jenna says. “I’m surprisingly more nervous than Ethan so I told him unless it’s a horseback riding, pole dancing, circus, animal, or shopping challenge, that he’s doing the first Roadblock.” But don’t be surprised if nice guy Ethan and his less-helpful partner have their differences along the way. Witness this one exchange:
Ethan: “I played Survivor different than Jenna played Survivor. And if Jenna wants to stab someone in the back and do something evil and mean, it’s going to be tough for me to do that. I’m okay with helping someone fix their flat tire.”

Jenna: “That’s not gonna happen.”

Ethan: “I’m okay giving people food.”

Jenna: “That’s not gonna happen. If we’re racing for first place and the person in front of us has a flat tire, I’m probably going to pass you by without a second thought. I mean, I’m not going to run them over in the process to make sure they’re never going to get up. I’ll safely pass, with my flashers on.”

http://insidetv.ew.com/2011/08/31/amazing-race-cast-survivor-ethan-jenna/
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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #31 on: August 31, 2011, 07:20:43 AM »
Beat me to it  :lol:

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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #32 on: August 31, 2011, 10:04:16 AM »
Here's some expanded info from the official release:

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This season, the multi-Emmy Award-winning series sends 11 new Teams on a Race around the globe, making first time visits to exotic locations such as Indonesia, Malawi, Belgium and Denmark.  Along the way, Teams will travel through four continents and 20 cities and cover nearly 40,000 miles.


Teams will be tested early and often and met with a new penalty called the "Hazard," which will impact one Team's future on the Race right from the starting line.  The global journey sets off from the foothills of Southern California where the Teams' problem solving abilities will be put to the test as they search for clues to their first destination, Taipei, Taiwan. Teams fortunate enough to survive the first leg will find themselves amidst an 8th Century Buddhist temple in Indonesia, riding elephants through the rain forests of Thailand, and racing for their lives when they discover they're facing the series first ever Double Elimination.
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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #33 on: August 31, 2011, 10:16:28 AM »
CBS Meet the Cast Video:
http://www.cbs.com/shows/amazing_race/video/2111858960/the-amazing-race-meet-the-cast

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/v/cT4psLGCbpo" target="_blank" class="new_win">http://www.youtube.com/v/cT4psLGCbpo</a>
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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #34 on: September 01, 2011, 03:17:30 AM »
So did anybody watch Big Brother?! They had a promo! I came on here hoping somebody had caught it too and made some screen caps or something! I jumped up from the couch when it came on. It went by quick, but all I remember was someone bungee jumping from what looked like the inside of a mall or in between some tall buildings or something. Haha sorry, not quite sure on the location but I know I DID see someone bungee jumping! Hopefully someone else caught it!  :duno:


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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #35 on: September 01, 2011, 07:51:04 AM »
There is something about a shopping mall in the first episode I thought, maybe the Pit Stop, I can't remember. :duno:
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« Reply #36 on: September 01, 2011, 08:03:28 AM »
We'll work on the preview...
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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #37 on: September 03, 2011, 02:31:29 AM »
http://www.ontopmag.com/article.aspx?id=9385&MediaType=1&Category=16

'Amazing Race' Season 19 Cast Includes Gay Couple Ron Zeitz, Bill Smith

WOW!! They are together relationship for 13 years.

http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2011/aug/31/former-las-vegas-showgirls-battle-cbs-amazing-race/

Former Las Vegas showgirls to battle on CBS’ ‘The Amazing Race’

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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #38 on: September 07, 2011, 03:09:53 PM »
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Heres the article-

Albany couple to compete on 'Amazing Race'

Bill and Cathi Alden of Albany will compete on the next season of CBS’s “The Amazing Race,” which premieres Sunday, Sept. 25.
Bill Alden is a retired Calapooia Middle School teacher and now lists his occupation as farmer/rancher. Cathi Alden is a retired educator who worked in Albany and Corvallis and now teaches online courses for Oregon State University.
They’ll be up against 10 other teams, including a pair of Olympians, a former NFL tight end, the youngest person to sail around the world alone, and two former winners of the CBS reality show “Survivor.”

Read more: http://www.democratherald.com/news/local/article_22b8f38e-d45f-11e0-9d51-001cc4c03286.html#ixzz1XIcIUKhX

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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #39 on: September 12, 2011, 08:36:38 AM »
Some travel tips from Phil posted on the CBS site.
http://www.cbs.com/shows/amazing_race/video/

Don't think there's any spoiler info in them.
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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #40 on: September 13, 2011, 08:55:41 AM »
Some travel tips from Phil posted on the CBS site.
http://www.cbs.com/shows/amazing_race/video/

Don't think there's any spoiler info in them.

Phil's video travel tips may have something to do with a TAR/CBS promotional tie in with the social media site foursquare.com.
It seems like a weird combination of locations - Cumberland OH?
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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #41 on: September 13, 2011, 09:17:35 AM »
Real Housewives and Amazing Race Viewers Most Likely to Discuss TV Shows Online
http://www.marketwatch.com/story/real-housewives-and-amazing-race-viewers-most-likely-to-discuss-tv-shows-online-2011-09-13-8000?reflink=MW_news_stmp

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The survey shows that 35% of traditional TV viewing time is also spent online via computers, mobile devices and/or tablets, and those most likely to be engaging online over their favorite shows are watching programs like Real Housewives, The Amazing Race, and other reality programs.
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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #42 on: September 13, 2011, 09:20:20 AM »
:lol: Good one, WP! I wonder why Big Brother isn't on there?
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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #43 on: September 16, 2011, 10:54:03 AM »
I love it when I'm right... it happens so rarely.
09.16.2011 CBS AND FOURSQUARE PRESENT "THE AMAZING RACE" FOURSQUARE BRAND PAGE
"The Amazing Race" Celebrates Its 10-Year Anniversary This Fall with 10 Years of Travel Tips, Trivia and More

CHEAT TWEET: Stuck in airport security line? Visiting the Great Wall of China? Check-in @ the NEW #AmazingRace @foursquare 4 tips http://4sq.com/njq7LN

http://www.cbspres***press.com/div.php/cbs_entertainment/release?id=29194

Some travel tips from Phil posted on the CBS site.
http://www.cbs.com/shows/amazing_race/video/

Don't think there's any spoiler info in them.

Phil's video travel tips may have something to do with a TAR/CBS promotional tie in with the social media site foursquare.com.
It seems like a weird combination of locations - Cumberland OH?
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« Reply #44 on: September 16, 2011, 02:49:47 PM »
Great call!!

Not familiar with foursquare, but sounds like a great tie-in for us!! Thank you sponsors!! :yess:
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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #45 on: September 17, 2011, 12:07:49 PM »
My cable channel program guide now lists episode 2 for October 2nd, and confirms Indonesia for the second leg....but no episode title yet. (It's now showing the episode 1 title, so they are updating what they get from CBS. CBS hasn't posted the schedule for that Sunday yet on its website, looks like that might happen on Monday.
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« Reply #46 on: September 17, 2011, 01:54:26 PM »
My cable channel program guide now lists episode 2 for October 4th,

Hope not!! That's a Tuesday!  :ascared
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« Reply #47 on: September 17, 2011, 06:11:08 PM »
My cable channel program guide now lists episode 2 for October 4th,

Hope not!! That's a Tuesday!  :ascared

Woah!
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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #48 on: September 18, 2011, 12:22:48 PM »
I probably inadvertently was looking at the wrong month in the calendar. I blame eye fatigue (when I go see my eye specialists, my eyes act wierd for a few days.) Fixed.
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Re: TAR 19 Media
« Reply #49 on: September 18, 2011, 01:31:57 PM »
Keeping all my fingers and toes crossed that TAR regains its EMMY!! Tonight at 8 PM!!
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