Poker Central, the world's only 24/7 poker TV network, earlier this week announced that Hollywood celebrities Hank Azaria, Don Cheadle, Brad Garrett, Norm Macdonald and Kevin Pollak will play in the upcoming Super High Roller Celebrity Shootout.
The tournament, which will take place on June 27th and 28th at ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, has a $1 million prize pool and the celebrities will compete against some of poker's best players: Doyle Brunson (picture), Antonio Esfandiari, Daniel Negreanu, Phil Hellmuth, and Vanessa Selbst.
The tournament will air on NBCSN for three Wednesdays in a row, beginning at 9:00 PM ET on July 29th.
Quick Facts about the Super High Roller Celebrity Shootout
- The Super High Roller Celebrity Shootout is a No Limit Hold ‘Em poker tournament
- The poker pros will compete against each other until one pro is left. The celebrities will do the same.
- The winner of the poker pros' match will face off against the winner of the Hollywood celebrities in a best-of-three showdown.
- The $1,000,000 prize will go entirely to the one winner of the event.