Aug
27
2009

Survivor: Samoa cast and tribal leader twist revealed

Survivor: Samoa cast and tribal leader twist revealed
CBS has announced the 20-member cast of Survivor: Samoapremiering Thursday, September 17 at 8PM EST. As well as the opening twist, in which tribes elect “their sole decision maker; their chief”. On-air promos also promised, “One of these castaways will become the biggest Survivor villain ever”.

The cast includes 2 alternates and a reject from Survivor: Tocantins. They are:

  • David Ball, a 38-year-old fitness instructor from Los Angeles, CA
  • Betsy Bolan, a 48-year-old police officer from Campton, NH
  • Mike Borassi, a 62-year-old private chef from Marina del Rey, CA
  • Ben Browning, a 28-year-old mixologist from Los Angeles, CA
  • Marisa Calihan, a 26-year-old student from Cincinnati, OH
  • Erik Cardona, a 28-year-old bartender from Ontario, CA
  • Brett Clouser, a 23-year-old T-shirt designer from Salem, OR who currently resides in Los Angeles, CA
  • John Fincher, a 25-year-old rocket scientist from Los Angeles, CA
  • Yasmin Giles, a 33-year-old hairstylist from Detroit, MI who currently resides in Los Angeles, CA
  • Russell Hantz, a 36-year-old oil company owner from Dayton, TX
  • Elizabeth Kim, a 33-year-old urban planner from New York, NY
  • Laura Morett, a 39-year-old office manager from Salem, OR
  • Monica Padilla, a 25-year-old law student from San Diego, CA
  • Jaison Robinson, a 28-year-old law student from Chicago, IL
  • Kelly Sharbaugh, a 25-year-old hairstylist from Wilmington, DE who currently resides in Los Angeles, CA
  • Russell Swan, a 42-year-old attorney from Glenside, PA
  • Ashley Trainer, a 22-year-old spa sales representative from Maple Grove, MN
  • Mick Trimming, a 33-year-old doctor from Boise, ID who currently resides in Los Angeles, CA
  • Shannon Waters, a 45-year-old sales representative from Renton, WA
  • Natalie White, a 26-year-old pharmaceutical sales representative from Van Buren, AR

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