Local People Audition For 'Millionaire' TV Show

CLEVELAND – Potential millionaires of the future were busy in Cleveland on Tuesday trying to make some big money while becoming big stars on TV too, Action News reported.

The people who produce the new syndicated "Who Wants To Be a Millionaire?" television show were in Cleveland on Tuesday for some very important auditions.

The show is the all-new weekday version of the game show featuring Meredith Vieira. It will eventually air at 7 p.m. only on Cleveland's CBS 19.

Three separate auditions were held at the Sheraton City Center hotel on Tuesday morning, afternoon and evening.

Producers gave those who auditioned a written test before the formal interviews began.