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Let's Make a Deal

Let's Make a Deal

Photo Credit:  Cliff Lipson/CBS
  • Premiered: 
    October 5, 2009
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  • Network: CBS
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Game Show & Contest
  • Type: Live Action
  • Concept: 
    Updated version of the original gameshow, Let's Make a Deal 
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Plot Synopsis

The classic game show where audience members dress in outlandish costumes and try to win cash and prizes by making deals with the host.

LET'S MAKE A DEAL returned for its fifth season on Monday, September 23, 2013 on CBS daytime (check local listings), as LMAD revealed its new set. Plus, a few games received facelifts for Season 5, including "Movin' on Up," "Dice Duel," and "Smash for Cash," and LMAD welcomed a new game, "Big Shot," during which traders can win up to $30,000 in cash.

On Monday, September 22, 2014 on CBS (check local listings), LET'S MAKE A DEAL returned for its sixth season, which boasts themed episodes including the "All Singing Musical Episode," "The Clash of the Colleges Special, a "Grammy Tribute Show" with a legendary guest, and an unpredictable "April Fool's Day" episode.

LET'S MAKE A DEAL returned for its seventh season on Monday, September 21, 2015 on CBS (check local listings for time). Season 7 begins with Mega Deal Week, featuring up to $500,000 worth of prizes, the largest in the show's history. The Big Deal winner at the end of each show competes for every merchandise prize seen on that day's episode. Every day that the Mega Deal is not won, the odds of winning it on the next show increase by one.

Season 8 of LET'S MAKE A DEAL premiered on Monday, September 19, 2016 (check local listings for time) with the return of "Mega Deal Week," which offers Traders who win the day's signature Big Deal an opportunity to mega-size their winnings and walk away with every merchandise prize featured that day. Throughout premiere week, Traders compete for a total of $1.1 million in cash and prizes. LET'S MAKE A DEAL reaches its 1,400th episode later this season and surpasses the $50-million mark in prize giveaways since the show's premiere in 2009.

The ninth season of LET'S MAKE A DEAL premiered on Monday, September 18, 2017 on CBS (check local listings for time). Season 9 launches with a sleek, remodeled set and "Premiere Week Prize-a-Palooza," offering Traders the opportunity to compete for more than $1.1 million in cash and prizes. Adding to the excitement, for the first time at the beginning of each show, host Wayne Brady will reveal a sneak peek at some of the biggest prizes being offered that day, from luxury cars to a trio of trips around the world. LET'S MAKE A DEAL keeps the party going throughout the entire season with special themed episodes, including a "Wayne's Favorite Folks" week, filling the audience with special groups Wayne has chosen to honor, from teachers to grandparents; a Prom episode with a theme selected by fans through social media; and a salute to the game show's landmark 1,500th episode.

Season 11 of LET'S MAKE A DEAL premiered on Monday, September 23, 2019 on CBS (check local listings). The new season features feature an entire week of Triptastic Deals! Each day, three lucky contestants will have the opportunity to win a trio of trips that will take them all over the world, with one taking home a Triptastic Deal of a lifetime at the end of every episode.

LET'S MAKE A DEAL returned for its 12th daytime season on Monday, November 16, 2020 on CBS (check local listings), hosted by Wayne Brady on a newly redesigned, socially distanced set.

Season 14 of LET'S MAKE A DEAL premiered on Monday, September 18, 2022 on CBS (check local listings), with host Wayne Brady. Kicking off with "Fabulous Car Week," players have the chance to win a quarter of a million dollars of luxury cars, and the new season will also see the return of an audience favorite, Mega Money Mondays, where one lucky contestant is guaranteed to win $10,000.
LET'S MAKE A DEAL marks its 60th anniversary on television when the new season premieres on Monday, September 25, 2023 on CBS (check local listings). To celebrate Wayne Brady's 15th anniversary as host, the first episode kicks off with a $15,000 giveaway for one lucky contestant. The celebration continues all season long with Wayne's signature improvisational and musical stylings, the show's trademark games, and of course, the dreaded Zonks. In honor of both anniversaries, there will be special surprises for contestants to play and win throughout the entire season. The show also features announcer Jonathan Mangum, model Tiffany Coyne and musician Cat Gray.


Production & Distribution

  • Produced by FremantleMedia North America