A long-running game show is moving its production after more than a decade of shooting on the East Coast. Disney-ABC Television Distribution announced that production of “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire” is moving to Las Vegas starting with the upcoming 2016-17 season.
The syndicated version of the former ABC series has been airing since 2002, and has filmed in Stamford, Conn., since 2014. It previously originated from studios in Manhattan and East Harlem.
The latest incarnation of the show is hosted by Chris Harrison. The series will tape in front of a live studio audience at Bally’s Las Vegas.
Season 15 in national syndication premieres Monday, Sept. 12, 2016.