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The series will begin with a handful of "singles" who come to the island looking for love, or money. Each week there will be a chance for the players to "couple up." Those in couples are at less risk of going home. Ultimately, the game will have one, winning couple who have a chance at the cash prize.
Roger Philipp, the founder of the Roger CPA Review, has an event in his past that few of the thousands of CPA candidates who have taken his exam prep courses probably knew about: he once appeared on “The Dating Game.”My colleague, managing editor Danielle Lee, was searching on Google for the proper spelling of Philipp’s name and she chanced across a You Tube video showing a vintage clip from the long-running game show. “My name is Roger Philipp and I’m a Certified Public Accountant,” the young man responds proudly.
“It’s my chance to finally be Willy Wonka.” A suspenseful, high-energy mix of pop culture trivia, strategy and simple whirling luck, SPIN THE WHEEL pits contestants against a colossal, spinning 40-foot wheel that holds incredible sums of cash prizes in its rotation.