WHEEL OF FORTUNE HAS $1,000,000 TO GIVE AWAY THIS MAY WITH THE "THANKS A MILLION!" SWEEPSTAKES
Culver City, CA (April 29, 2010) - Wheel of Fortune is once again teaming up with Sony Card to say "Thanks a Million" to loyal Wheel Watchers by giving them the chance to win their share of $1 million in cash prizes. The sweepstakes on America's most popular game show will offer two $25,000 cash prizes to Wheel Watchers Club members each week night throughout the month of May.
The "Thanks a Million!" Sweepstakes kicks off on Monday, May 3, and continues each weeknight through Friday, May 28. To be eligible to win, viewers will want to become registered members of the Wheel Watchers Club no later than May 9, 2010. Registration is free and easy at http://www.wheeloffortune.com/.
Loyal viewers will then do something they already enjoy - watch the show! During the course of the sweepstakes, two SPIN ID Numbers (Special Prize Identification Number) will be revealed in the show that will be worth $25,000 each. The prizes, courtesy of Sony Card, will be awarded to those who log on to http://www.wheeloffortune.com/ and verify their SPIN IDs within 24-hours. The sweepstakes runs for 20 days, giving Wheel Watchers Club members 40 chances to win $25,000 instantly, equaling $1,000,000.
The Wheel Watchers Club on Sony Rewardsä is the first-ever, long-term, online viewer loyalty program in television history. Now in its sixth year, the program, a hit with viewers, has grown to more than 5.5 million-members. Points, which are redeemable for exclusive merchandise and gift cards, are earned by watching the show and entering each night's Bonus Round Puzzle solution online.
Wheel of Fortune, America's #1 show in syndication, is produced by Sony Pictures Television, a Sony Pictures Entertainment Company. It is distributed domestically by CBS Television Distribution and internationally by CBS Studios International, both units of CBS Corp.