LINGO will premiere its fifth season Monday, April 3, making it the first original series to have a fifth season at GSN, the network for games.
Legendary host Chuck Woolery returns with co-host Shandi Finnessey and the show will airMonday through Friday 7:30-8:00 PM, ET. New to this fifth season is a progressive LINGO jackpot, which is won every time a winning team gets "Lingo" on the first ball. The jackpot starts at $10,000 and grows by $1,000 each time it's not won. The new season will also feature a series of episodes in which the champions of GSN's online game face off against the best players from previous television episodes.
LINGO is produced by Laurelwood Entertainment. Phil Gurin ("The Weakest Link") and Marc Jansen serve as executive producers, Richard Brian DiPirro directs.