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Survivor Brains VS. Beauty VS. Brawns - Season 28 Premiere Announced

Posted on Jan 15, 2014 06:35am

Survivor fans, we have great news! Survivor 28 will premiere on February 26 at 8/7c with a special TWO HOUR episode! This is the first time in three years there's been a two hour premiere. This season will feature a unique twist where the castaways will be broken up into three tribes based on brawn, beauty and brains.

Read the full release below:

It's Brawn Vs. Brains Vs. Beauty in a Special Two-Hour Season Premiere of "Survivor" Wednesday, Feb. 26, 8:00-10:00 PM

The 28th edition of SURVIVOR, the longest-running reality competition series, hosted by Jeff Probst, will have a special two-hour premiere on Wednesday, Feb. 26 (8:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT), marking the first two-hour launch since "Heroes vs. Villains" on Feb. 11, 2010. This season, castaways will be separated into three distinct tribes-brawn, brains and beauty.

Recently renewed for two editions next season, SURVIVOR is coming off one of its most buzzed about seasons. The fall edition of SURVIVOR won its Wednesday (8:00-9:00 PM) time period in all key ratings measures, averaging 11.58 million viewers, 3.2/10 in adults 18-49 and 4.2/11 in adults 25-54 and ranked as the #2 reality series on broadcast television in adults 18-49.

SURVIVOR is hosted by Emmy Award winner Jeff Probst and produced by SEG, Inc. Mark Burnett and Jeff Probst are executive producers.

CBS Wednesday, Feb. 26
8:00-10:00 PM SURVIVOR (Spring premiere)
10:00-11:00 PM CRIMINAL MINDS