Tag: Poker on TV

Two Original Shows Under Production for Upcoming Poker Central Network

"Pokerography" and "Inside Poker" will have world television premieres on Poker Central in early 2016.

Vanessa Selbst Wins $1 Million on Super High Roller Celebrity Shootout

Team PokerStars Pro Vanessa Selbst emerged as the winner of the Super High Roller Celebrity Shootout to capture a $1 million prize.

WSOP On ESPN Kicks Off in Two Weeks; Poker to Compete with Monday Night Football

ESPN rolled out the coverage plan for the 2015 WSOP, with Sunday and Monday night slots on ESPN and ESPN2 getting the majority of the play.

PokerStars Using Superstar Athletes as Centerpiece for Largest Ever Marketing Campaign

New players are the lifeblood of poker, and the world's largest online poker site, PokerStars, has certainly been pushing to reach new players. In California they're in the midst of their Let California Play! Tour – which PokerNews will report...

WPT Alpha8 Season 2 Premieres Tonight on FS1; WPT Foundation Pala Poker Open Announced

Tonight at 10 pm ET, Season 2 of WPT Alpha8 will premiere on FOX Sports 1. Meanwhile, Pala Casino Spa & will host WPT Foundation Event from Sept. 11-13.

Super High Roller Bowl Celebrity Shootout To Air On NBC Sports in Less Than Two Weeks

Check out the upcoming TV schedule for the Super High Roller Bowl Celebrity Shootout and $500,000 Super High Roller Bowl on NBC Sports.

Where Are They Now: 2004 Poker Boom Breakout Gabriel Thaler

Whatever happened to Gabriel Thaler, who sprung to prominence at the 2004 World Series of Poker? We decided to find out.

WCW Wrestler Disco Inferno Talks Poker, Daily Deepstack, and More at 2015 WSOP

Disco Inferno, whose real name is Glenn Gilbertti, was a wrestling superstar back in the 1990s. On Sunday, he was spotted at the 2015 World Series of Poker.

Super High Roller Cash Game with $250,000 Minimum Buy-In To Be Broadcast on Twitch

You don't want to miss the Super High Roller Cash Game live on Twitch with a $250,000 minimum buy-in and $400/$800 blinds.

Entertainment Icon and Former WSOP Commentator Dick Van Patten Passes Away

Entertainment icon Dick Van Patten, who served as commentator for the World Series of Poker from 1993-95, has passed away at the age of 86.

Hellmuth, Brunson, Esfandiari & Negreanu to Play Super High Roller Celebrity Shootout

Hank Azaria, Don Cheadle, Brad Garrett, Norm Macdonald and Kevin Pollak will play in the Super High Roller Celebrity Shootout against big name poker pros.

Poker Pro Vanessa Rousso to Appear on New Season of CBS's Summer Hit Big Brother

The new season of Big Brother will premiere on CBS Wednesday, June 24 at 8/7c. The cast includes poker pro Vanessa Rousso and dealer Da'Vonne Rogers.

Surviving the 2015 WSOP: Former Reality Star Albert Destrade Tries His Hand at Poker

In 2011, Albert Destrade was a contestant on the hit TV show Survivor. Nowadays, he's a poker pro grinding at the 2015 World Series of Poker.

Julien Brecard on How to Bring New People to Poker: "We Should Go Back to the Basics"

In an interview to PokerNews, Brecard explains, "I think we should go back to the basics and ask ourselves what did we love about poker when we played for the first time."

Randy Lew Films Into the Poker Glacier Video Featuring Game of Thrones' The Mountain

Randy "nanonoko" Lew recently visited Iceland courtesy of Jivaro and filmed short video Into the Glacier, which also stars Games of Thrones' "The Mountain."

NBC Sports Network to Air 13 Episodes of Super High Roller Bowl Poker Championship

NBC Sports Network announced that it will air 13 episodes of the $500,000 buy-in Super High Roller Bowl Poker Championship and Celebrity Shootout.

Anna Khait to Appear on Survivor, Rice Misses Second Chance, and a Reichenbach Variant

Poker pro Anna Khait is rumored to be on Season 32 of Survivor. Meanwhile, poker player Jim Rice missed his second chance to be on the show.

Philippe Dana on His Love For The Game: "A Poker Game is an Opportunity To Have Fun!"

Philippe Dana, the legendary presenter of the popular children's TV program Ca Cartoon on France's Canal Plus, talks to PokerNews about his poker exploits.

Female Ground Breaker: Vanessa Selbst Appears on Steve Harvey Show

On Monday, May 11, professional poker player Vanessa Selbst appeared on the Steve Harvey Show's Female Ground Breakers episode.

Man Proves Greater Than Machine: Players Win $732,713 Against Bot "Claudico"

Doug Polk, Dong Kim, Bjorn Li, and Jason Les defeat Carnegie Melon University poker bot "Claudico."