‘Survivor’ Couple to Get On-Air Wedding

Apr 19, 2005  •  Post A Comment

CBS will air a two-hour May sweeps special featuring the wedding of former “Survivor” contestants Rob Mariano and Amber Brkich.

The couple, who met on the reality show’s all-star edition, are currently contestants on CBS’s reality series “Amazing Race.” Mr. Mariano proposed to Ms. Brkich on the May 9, 2004, live finale of “Survivor: All-Stars,” where she won $1 million.

The special, “Rob and Amber Get Married,” will air Tuesday, May 24, at 9 p.m. (ET) in the “Amazing Race” time slot, two weeks after the latest installment of “Race” finishes.

The special will include a behind-the-scenes look at the preparation for the wedding filmed at Atlantis, Paradise Island, in the Bahamas, as well as Ms. Brkich’s bridal shower, Mr. Mariano’s bachelor party, the rehearsal dinner, the wedding ceremony and the reception.

DME Inc., for Magic Molehill Productions, is producing. Chuck Dalaklis and Theresa McKeown are the executive producers.