Each week, Jeff Probst has been answering a few questions about the latest episode of Survivor: Ghost Island. Here, he weighs in on the big finale.
ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY: First off, congratulations to you for breaking your streak of terrible pre-game prognosticating and actually picking the winner for once. You reversed your own curse! Give me your take on Wendell entering the hall of champions as a Sole Survivor.
JEFF PROBST: I love Wendell. I fought very hard to get him on the show and yes, I picked him to win. But to be honest, my winner picks are based on very little as I make the prediction before the game even begins.
Okay, this new final Tribal Council format that you started with Game Changers played out pretty remarkably here in terms of the back and forth between Wendell, Domenick, Laurel, and all the jurors. What was your biggest takeaway from all this interaction as the jury members not only called out the finalists, but also even polled each other at certain points to get to the real truth?
This was what we hoped for with the new final tribal format. A true battle where the jury could be detectives one moment and