For the first time ever in The Price is Right’s 42 year history, the daytime game show was dominated by Plinko on Friday, Sept. 27, in honor of the extremely popular game’s 30th anniversary. But, as BuzzFeed learned exclusively backstage during the taping of the episode, producers they got more, and less, than they bargained for.
What makes a good contestant? How do they determine the actual retail prices? And just how many cars do they have on hand anyway?
The Price Is Right has been my weird dream since I was a kid. But I never actually thought it would happen.
The episode, which celebrates the wildly popular game’s 30th anniversary, taped on Wednesday.
Thank you, The Price is Right, for this most holy and precious of gifts.