The PokerStars Million Dollar Challenge has been the most successful poker show ever to be aired on television in the USA. And in case you haven’t tuned in yet, it is a game show where PokerStars qualifiers get to play against celebrities and Team PokerStars Pros for up to $1,000,000 in cash prizes. To thank viewers for making the show such a phenomenal success, PokerStars is throwing a party to celebrate the grand final of the PokerStars Million Dollar Challenge TV show and you’re invited!
The party will be held on January 4th with the exclusive Head Hunt tournament, where there will be a massive $100,000 prize pool waiting to be snapped up. And not only are you invited, but there is a whole list of celebrities who will be on hand to party with you! This may be your only chance to play against some of the biggest poker stars in the world and take down a wad of cash too!
The celebrity pro guest list includes the star of the show, Team PokerStars Pro Daniel Negreanu along with many of his teammates. But the fun won’t be all about playing against the Pro’s because each guest player will have a cash bounty on their head! That means that every time you bust out a pro, you not only get fame but fortune as well when you win bounty cash!
To attend the Million Dollar Challenge Head Hunt $100,000 guaranteed tournament, you can buy-in directly on January 4th at 19:00 ET for just $10+1 or you can qualify in one of the many cash satellites running now on PokerStars. Even better – you can get your seat FREE by playing in one of the many FreeRolls running now until January 3rd!
To register or buy-in, go to the PokerStars lobby, click ‘Tourney’> ‘Regional’ to find these FreeRolls and cash satellites with the red text:
• Daily $1.10 buy-in at 20:00 and 23:00 ET, the top 11 finishers win Head Hunt tournament seats. • Daily FreeRoll at 19:00 and 22:00 ET, the top 18 win Head Hunt seats.
The $100,000 guaranteed prize pool will be awarded per PokerStars standard payout structure and the Cash Bounty prizes for busting out the PokerStars Team Pros and celebrity players are as follows: • Daniel Negreanu - $1,000 • Vanessa Rousso - $750 • Chris Moneymaker - $750 • Barry Greenstein - $750 • Joe Cada - $750
Plus if you bust out any other Team PokerStars Pro you win $500!
Also on hand will be MDC Celebrities John Salley, Tito Ortiz, Jayde Nicole and many more who will have a $250 bounty on their heads and MDC contestants including Father Andrew Trapp, Denny Luna and Mike Kosowski who are all worth $100 each if you bust them!
The tournament is only open to players in the US and Canada so make sure you get your seat early for the party of the year – the Celebrity Head Hunt on January 4th only at PokerStars!