The PokerStars Million Dollar Challenge premieres today after the NFL on FOX wraps.
Given the lead-in, it could end up being one of the most watched, if not the most watched, poker broadcasts of all-time.
The show follows a similar games show-esque format that Face the Ace did. From early buzz we’ve heard though, in comparison to Face the Ace, it has way better pacing, casting, and doesn’t have Steve Schirripa.
The first contestant on today’s episode: a priest.
We’re intrigued. Definitely worth a first episode watching, at least.