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LET THE GAMES BEGIN AS CMT’S ALL-NEW ‘REDNECK ISLAND’ CAST IS REVEALED
The Stakes and Tension Run High when 24 Rednecks Battle it Out on
REDNECK ISLAND Premiering December 4 on CMT
NASHVILLE – November 13, 2014 – CMT’s ultimate competition series, REDNECK ISLAND, returns with a rowdy cast of rednecks beginning Thursday, December 4 at 10:00-11:30 p.m., ET/PT. Hosted by wrestling icon Steve Austin and country singer/songwriter and TV personality Jessie James Decker, the 10-episode series is filled with hijinks and hookups as 12 guys and 12 girls discover a new twist to the game which pairs male and female teammates up as bunkmates. Teams will have to prove they have the physical and mental toughness to survive, and make it to the end for the $100,000 cash prize. CMT will debut a sneak peek at the all-new season tonight, Thursday, November 13 at 10:58 p.m. ET/PT.
The all-new REDNECK ISLAND cast includes 24 contestants from across the south, including such states as Alabama, Texas, South Carolina, North Carolina, Louisiana, Georgia, Kentucky and Missisippi. For the full rundown of this season’s contestants, visit the official show page at CMT.com.
REDNECK ISLAND is executive produced by Christian Sarabia and Fred Birkhead from 51 Minds Entertainment and Clay Newbill from 310 Entertainment, along with Steve Austin from Broken Skull Ranch Productions. Jayson Dinsmore and Morgan Selzer serve as executive producers for CMT.
CMT, a unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), is the leading television and digital authority on country music and entertainment, reaching more than 92 million homes in the U.S. CMT and its website, CMT.com, offer an unparalleled mix of music, news, live concerts and series and is the top resource for country music on demand. The network’s digital platforms include the 24-hour music channel, CMT Pure Country, CMT Mobile and CMT VOD.