Stranded with a Million Dollars
GenreReality competition
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes10
Production
Executive producers
  • John Davis
  • Kevin Lee
Production companyTollbooth TV
DistributorViacom
Release
Original networkMTV
Original releaseFebruary 21 (2017-02-21) –
April 25, 2017 (2017-04-25)

Stranded with a Million Dollars is a survival reality series that premiered on MTV on February 21, 2017, and concluded its run on April 25 of the same year.[1][2][3]

Format

Cast members have to survive for 40 days on a deserted island for their share of $1 million. They can purchase the survival supplies and amenities they want, but everything is very expensive and the total is deducted from the final cash prize.[4]

Cast

Cast Member[5][6] Age Hometown Finish[7]
Alex Apple 24 South Burlington, Vermont $124,418
Alonzo Gordon 23 Buffalo, New York $0
Ashley Mercer 24 Media, Pennsylvania $0
Bria Fleming 20 Los Angeles $0
Chris Lacerra 19 Watertown, Massachusetts $0
Cody Dunlap 22 San Antonio $124,418
Eilish Rodriguez 22 Bloomfield, New Mexico $0
Gina Lam 25 San Diego $124,418
Michael Schuur 18 Palo Alto, California $0
Natalie "Makani" Paul 21 Venice, Los Angeles $124,418

^1 Age at the time of filming.

Episodes

No.TitleOriginal air dateU.S. viewers
(millions)
1"Game of Drones"February 21, 2017 (2017-02-21)0.42[8]
2"Group Bye"February 28, 2017 (2017-02-28)0.38[9]
3"Stirring the Pot"March 7, 2017 (2017-03-07)0.39[10]
4"In-Tents"March 14, 2017 (2017-03-14)0.41[11]
5"Pizza, Burgers, and Cards Oh My!"March 21, 2017 (2017-03-21)0.37[12]
6"Til Sickness Do Us Part"March 28, 2017 (2017-03-28)0.38[13]
7"Lines in the Sand"April 4, 2017 (2017-04-04)0.39[14]
8"No Money Mo Problems"April 11, 2017 (2017-04-11)0.42[15]
9"Thrive Nugget"April 18, 2017 (2017-04-18)0.41[16]
10"Forty Days and Forty Fights"April 25, 2017 (2017-04-25)0.44[17]

International adaptation

A Latin American version titled Resistiré was produced in association with Chile's Mega Media in 2019.[18]

References

  1. ^ Ringler, Matt (April 26, 2017). "'Stranded With a Million Dollars' Finale: 40 Days and 40 Fights". Observer.
  2. ^ Andy Dehnart (October 25, 2017). "Stranded with a Million Dollars won't return for a second season". Reality Blurred.
  3. ^ "MTV Axes Stranded With A Million Dollars – No Season 2". Premiere Date.
  4. ^ Corinthios, Aurelie (January 18, 2017). "Survivor Meets The Hunger Games as 10 Strangers Vie for $1 Million on Stranded with a Million Dollars". People.
  5. ^ Ossad, Jordana (January 18, 2017). "Staying Alive Comes at a Price: Here's the First Look at Stranded with a Million Dollars". MTV.
  6. ^ Ossad, Jordana (January 24, 2017). "Meet The Contestants Who Will Be Stranded With A Million Dollars". MTV News. Retrieved April 5, 2020.
  7. ^ Debler, Lance (April 25, 2017). "OMG Outcome: Were you Shook by the Stranded with a Million Dollars Season Finale?". MTV.
  8. ^ Metcalf, Mitch (February 22, 2017). "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 2.21.2017". Showbuzz Daily. Archived from the original on February 24, 2017. Retrieved December 12, 2019.
  9. ^ Metcalf, Mitch (March 1, 2017). "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 2.28.2017". Showbuzz Daily. Archived from the original on March 1, 2017. Retrieved December 12, 2019.
  10. ^ Metcalf, Mitch (March 8, 2017). "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 3.7.2017". Showbuzz Daily. Archived from the original on March 9, 2017. Retrieved December 12, 2019.
  11. ^ Metcalf, Mitch (March 16, 2017). "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 3.14.2017". Showbuzz Daily. Archived from the original on March 16, 2017. Retrieved December 12, 2019.
  12. ^ Metcalf, Mitch (March 22, 2017). "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 3.21.2017". Showbuzz Daily. Archived from the original on March 22, 2017. Retrieved December 12, 2019.
  13. ^ Metcalf, Mitch (March 29, 2017). "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 3.28.2017". Showbuzz Daily. Archived from the original on March 29, 2017. Retrieved December 12, 2019.
  14. ^ Metcalf, Mitch (April 5, 2017). "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 4.4.2017". Showbuzz Daily. Archived from the original on April 5, 2017. Retrieved December 12, 2019.
  15. ^ Metcalf, Mitch (April 12, 2017). "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 4.11.2017". Showbuzz Daily. Archived from the original on April 12, 2017. Retrieved December 12, 2019.
  16. ^ Metcalf, Mitch (April 19, 2017). "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 4.18.2017". Showbuzz Daily. Archived from the original on April 19, 2017. Retrieved December 12, 2019.
  17. ^ Metcalf, Mitch (April 26, 2017). "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY's Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 4.25.2017". Showbuzz Daily. Archived from the original on April 26, 2017. Retrieved December 12, 2019.
  18. ^ "MTV Latin America, Mega Partner on Resistiré". TVLatina.ws. January 22, 2019.