June 25, 2009 12:15 PM by Britteny Elrick
Well, it looks like the show has just as much endurance as the contestants.CBS‘s Emmy Award-winning showThe Amazing Race will be back for another season of riveting adventure as 11 new contestants travel the world in hope to win the one million dollar prize. Keep reading for full details…
According to the CBS press release:
The Amazing Race15 will premiere with a special two-hour broadcast on Sunday, September 27 at 8PM ET/PT. Beginning October 4, The Amazing Race will serve as the lead-in for Three Rivers, a new scripted drama that will air in the Sundays at 9PM ET/PT timeslot.
Last September, The Amazing Race continued its Annual Primetime Emmy Awards dominance when it captured the Outstanding Reality-competition Program award for the sixth year in a row — making it the only show to win the award since the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences first created the category in 2002.
The win raised The Amazing Race’s Emmy award total to 11 since it was first eligible in 2002, however it represented the only win out of the six nominations the show had received for last year’s awards. Overall, The Amazing Race has received 26 nominations since it premiered in 2001.
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