This Monday on Channel 4, Davina McCall hosts the first of six nights of The Million Pound Drop Live, an extraordinary new game show where contestants can win or lose life-changing amounts of money live on TV.
But here’s the twist. You can play along with the live show from home on your computer, answering the same questions as the TV contestants. To explain further, here’s the hostess with the most cash:
It’s said that money can’t buy you happiness. But it seems more likely to cheer you up than a poke in the eye with a sharp stick. In each episode of How the Other Half Live a wealthy family decides to assist one that is living below the poverty line – and the result makes for priceless television.
This show is generating more comments – some positive, others less so – than any other programme. To see why, you can watch episodes from both series of the show on 4oD, before adding to this wealth of opinion.
And in another exclusive interview for the website, we catch up with Cal Buffery and Angie Abingdon from Episode 1 of Series 2, who describe how their lives have changed since making the programme. Here’s Cal’s interview. Enjoy…