Renamed "The Money Drop" in the U.S., the project comes from Endemol USA, and was created across the pond by its siblings at Endemol U.K.
"Money Drop" follows a group of contestants who are given a wad of cash and then asked a series of multiple-choice trivia questions. They then place their bets on a trap door that represents their choice.
If their answer turns out to be wrong, the trap door opens — and their money is gone.
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