The show got good reviews from the Slow Lane for its fast pace and addictive nature, and apparently America agrees. Garbage such as “Breakout” that’s on the air now should take notes from “Password” on how to do a proper game show.
CBS has ordered six additional episodes the Regis Philbin-hosted game show MILLION DOLLAR PASSWORD.
MILLION DOLLAR PASSWORD (Sunday, 8:00-9:00 PM) has placed first in its time period in viewers in each of its four broadcasts, including a special Thursday edition (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on June 12. It has also placed first in adults 18-49 and adults 25-54 in three of its four broadcasts.
MILLION DOLLAR PASSWORD is averaging 9.46 million viewers, 2.6/08 in adults 25-54 and 2.01/06 in adults 18-49.