Jeopardy!, America’s Favorite Quiz ® show, airs a special episode of Celebrity Jeopardy! on March 10, 2009. This star studded episode features Tom Bergeron (“Dancing with the Stars”), Elizabeth Perkins (“Weeds”) and Aisha Tyler (Bedtime Stories, “Friends”) who will compete for a $50,000 grand prize to be donated to his or her favorite charity.
Then, beginning March 11, the best of the best go head to head in the Jeopardy! Tournament of Champions! They have already appeared on numerous shows and now Jeopardy! assembles the top contestants from the past 16 months to compete in the Tournament of Champions. Count on some heated competition as contestants vie for $250,000 and the ultimate title. Can the student beat the teacher? Can the writer overcome the scientist? An extra push for these extremely popular shows can bring viewers to your early evening lineup and drive them right into prime time.
All of these shows were taped in front of live audiences from the floor of the 2009 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, NV. In collaboration with Sony Electronics, Jeopardy! built a customized set featuring 36 of Sony’s latest HD-LCD monitors, as well as OLED technology and other Sony design innovations.