The Amazing Race Asia’s fourth season application is open. Are you ready to sign up for the US$100,000 prize?
On 17 October 2005, CBS gave other countries the chance to franchise The Amazing Race. The Asian cable TV network AXN Asia was among the first to acquire the rights to produce a version for its territories. The show is produced by Australian television production company ActiveTV, for AXN, in association with Buena Vista International Television-Asia Pacific (BVITV-AP). The host for the show is Singapore based Chinese-American actor Allan Wu.
The ultimate prize is US$100,000, whilst the American show gives away US$1 million. The general manager of SPE Networks-Asia which runs AXN, Ricky Ow explained the smaller prize, saying, “It is not really about the money but the adventure and opportunity to be in one of the world’s greatest reality shows”.
Each of ten teams on The Amazing Race Asia is composed of two individuals who have some type of relationship to each other. Only a total of 60 participants joined as of now in every The Amazing Race Asia seasons.
Register at AXN Asia website.