Multi-night game show event where the smartest people in the country try to achieve the seemingly impossible task of answering 500 of the most difficult general knowledge questions ever devised. There's only one simple rule: never get three wrong in a row - or you're gone. (source: WBITVP)
Format distributor: Warner Bros. International Television Production Genre: game (half hour) Country of origin: USA (ABC) Created by: Mike Darnell and Mark Burnett Website:http://abc.go.com/shows/500-questions
The "genius game show," hosted by CNN's Richard Quest ('Quest Means Business'), will air nine hours over nine nights, premiering on Wednesday, May 20 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET), with its season finale set for Thursday, May 28, on ABC.