via press release:
HAIL! HAIL! CASH CAB! DISCOVERY CHANNEL’S HIT GAME SHOW-ON-GO BAGS EMMY® GOLD IN VEGAS
(Las Vegas, NV.) — Luck be a cabbie tonight! Discovery Channel’s hit game show, CASH CAB, won its third Daytime Emmy®for Outstanding Game Show and host Ben Bailey won his first Daytime Emmy® for Outstanding Game Show Host.
Since premiering in 2005 CASH CAB has delighted, stumped and cut up audiences with its innovative format and hilarious host, comedian and licensed New York City cab driver Ben Bailey. There are over 13,000 cabs in New York City, but there’s only one that pays you. Would-be passengers on the street become contestants on center stage when Bailey drives up in theCASH CAB. Sure Ben can take you where you’re going, but CASH CAB players need to answer questions along the way to get there and win money.
The 37th Daytime Emmys hosted by Regis Philbin were broadcast live on CBS Television from the Las Vegas Hilton in Las Vegas, Nevada.
CASH CAB is produced for Discovery Channel by Lion Television. Tony Tackaberry and Allison Corn are executive producers. Kelly Lueschow is executive producer for Discovery Channel.