Discovery Channel has renewed the game show Cash Cab for a sixth season. Host Ben Bailey will also be back for the new season.
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Discovery Channel’s Original Series CASH CAB Set to Start Production of Its Sixth Season
(Silver Spring, Md.) – The Emmy® award winning series CASH CAB has been green lit for an all-new season. Host Ben Bailey will be back for a sixth season, picking up unsuspecting contestants throughout the streets of New York City and giving them a chance to win big money on the way to their destination. Hail the CASH CAB and you might win money for correctly answering a series of trivia questions — but answer three questions wrong, and you’re out on the street.
CASH CAB, which debuted in 2005, is produced for the Discovery Channel by Lion Television. Tony Tackaberry and Allison Corn are the executive producers for Lion Television; Kelly Lueschow is executive producer for Discovery Channel.
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About Discovery Communications
Discovery Communications (NASDAQ: DISAD, DISBD, DISCK) is the world’s number one nonfiction media company reaching more than 1.5 billion cumulative subscribers in over 170 countries. Discovery empowers people to explore their world and satisfy their curiosity through 100-plus worldwide networks, led by Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Science Channel, Planet Green, Investigation Discovery and HD Theater, as well as leading consumer and educational products and services, and a diversified portfolio of digital media services including HowStuffWorks.com. For more information, please visit www.discoverycommunications.com.