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Ca$h Cab 

Contestants unknowingly climb into a cab and try to win money by answering questions correctly on the way to their desired location.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Ben Bailey ...  Himself / ... 96 episodes, 2005-2018
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Storyline

In this offbeat game show, players picked up in the Cash Cab have to answer trivia questions with mounting cash values before they reach their destination in order to win. If a player answers incorrectly three times, he is kicked out of the cab without any money. Help options include a Mobile Shout-Out (phone call) and Street Shout-Out (asking a stranger on the street). Once the player reaches his destination, he can leave the cab with his winnings, if any, or risk them on a more difficult question. A correct final answer doubles his winnings; an incorrect answer means he leaves the cab with no money at all. Comic Ben Bailey takes the cab's wheel as host. Written by Jwelch5742

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Unsuspecting taxi passengers hail a cab and suddenly find themselves on a TV game show. See more »


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TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Details

Official Sites:

Discovery Channel

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 December 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cash Cab US See more »

Filming Locations:

New York, USA

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Lion Television See more »
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Trivia

In most views out the back of the Ca$h Cab, the support vehicle, usually a large white van, can be seen following the cab. See more »

Goofs

On the map that tracks the cab's progress, "42ND" Street is sometimes shown as "42TH" Street. See more »

Quotes

Ben Bailey: There are over 13,000 cabs in New York City, but there is only one that pays you.
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Connections

Referenced in The Simpsons: My Fare Lady (2015) See more »

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Look forward to every show!
27 July 2018 | by lexlaserSee all my reviews

Best game show EVER! I love trivia shows and Ben Bailey and his fares have such a great time, and it's not nearly as stuffy as the studio shows. I hope I catch Ben and his Cash Cab when I visit NY!


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