NBC is Offering 'The Winner is' Viewers a Chance to Win $10,000 During Each Original Episode

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June 7th, 2013

The Winner Is NBC

via press release:




UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. – June 7, 2013 – When NBC’s new singing competition “The Winner Is” premieres on June 10 (10-11 p.m. ET) viewers on both coasts can go to the show’s official page (http://www.nbc.com/the-winner-is/) and enter to win* $10,000 during each original broadcast.  Two winners -- one from each time zone (Eastern Standard and Pacific/Mountain Standard) --  will be chosen each week.

In addition to the sweepstakes, fans can engage sync to broadcast with a new online play-along game.  The game can be found on NBC.com, the NBC mobile App, zeebox and the “The Winner Is" Facebook page.  Players will earn points by predicting who will win each musical duel on the show, by choosing who they think will take the cash or by selecting who they think will ultimately be the final winner of the $1 million cash prize.  A leader board displaying the top point earners will be included at the end of each original broadcast.  Players will also be able to share game choices and points won over their multiple social platforms.

Hosted by Nick Lachey, “The Winner Is ” infuses the performance of a singing competition series with the strategy of a game show. Each episode features six acts that go head to head each week and sing for a shot at a $1 million grand prize. The aim of the game is simple: Contestants must believe in their own performance, edge out their competition and avoid cash temptations to move forward.

The series, produced by Talpa Media USA Inc. and Universal Television, is executive-produced by Stijn Bakkers and CraigPlestis.

Please visit the official show site at http://www.nbc.com/the-winner-is/.

For the latest “The Winner Is” news, videos, and photos, please like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/NBCTheWinnerIs , follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/nbcthewinneris  #TheWinnerIs and follow us on Google+ https://plus.google.com/+NBCTheWinnerIs/posts.

*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  Open to legal residents of the 48 US (DC), 18+ and age of majority.  Void in AK, HI, GU, PR and where prohibited. Eastern Standard Time Zone: Begins 6/10/13 at 9:00 pm ET and ends 8/8/13 at 9:45 pm ET. Pacific Standard/Mountain Standard Time Zones: Begins 6/10/13 at 8 pm PT and ends 8/8/13 at 8:45 pm PT. Official Rules: www.nbc.com/the-winner-is/games/play-along/. Sponsor: NBCUniversal.

  • Max Vrany

    Way to respect the Central Time Zone, NBC.

  • Tim

    I guess those of us in the Central Time Zone (Chicago, St. Louis, Dallas, etc.) are out of luck.

  • Really America?

    Central time zone would be entered with the East Coast.

  • roly

    Not fair!!!!!!!!

  • TV Viewer

    Many will enter, Almost none of them will win a thing.

  • beverylglennclose

    this is awesome!! even more reason to watch on Monday!!!

  • melissaoh

    Can’t wait for Mondays premier! Contestants compete for a chance to win money and now so does the audience! I was excited for this show prior to this new announcement, but now I just can’t wait!

  • melissaoh

    Excited for the premier on Monday! Can’t wait to watch contestants battle it out while gambling with their own talents for money. Not to mention that I can also participate by playing the at-home game while the show airs! and the fact I have my own chance to win 10k! This summer just got way to exciting!

  • HarmonyBrooks5

    I am actually really excited for this show! It sounds really fun. I like the idea of combining the money competition and the singing competition with each other. I think Nick Lachey will also be a really promising host.

  • melissaoh

    Only 3 more hours!! Can’t wait for The Winner Is tonight!

  • Lloyd Bishop jr

    Great show keep up the good job show us mote

  • dianne Godfrey

    This is a awesome show .

  • maureen friel

    This show is fantastic, there are so many talented people
    in this world

  • Joe

    Why 2 time zones, I thought 48 states were in 3 time zones, so 3 winners should B given an oppportunity just as in any contest or giveaway:…-:)

  • Linda McGehee

    I agree, why can’t central time be included?

  • samantha garcia

    best show ever
    Love this show

  • Billie R. Pope

    I truely love the show hoping to get on the show myself with our group call Making A difference
    God bless the winner

  • Billie R. Pope

    I love the show hoping to be on it myself with our group call Making A Difference we sing old school R& B

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