The Casino

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For the 1972 Hong Kong film, see The Casino (film).
Not to be confused with The Casinos. ‹See Tfd›
For other uses, see Casino (disambiguation).
The Casino
Genre Reality Television
Created by Mark Burnett
James Bruce
Conrad Riggs
Written by James Bruce
Mark Burnett
Robert Lieberman
Presented by Richard Wilk
John Sunstrum
Theme music composer Bono and The Edge
Opening theme "Two Shots of Happy, One Shot of Sad"
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 13
Production
Location(s) Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Running time 44 mins.
Production company(s) Mark Burnett Productions
Broadcast
Original channel Fox
Original run June 14, 2004 (2004-06-14) – August 29, 2004 (2004-08-29)

The Casino was an American reality television series broadcast on the Fox network in 2004 which followed two dot-com millionaires, Thomas Breitling and Tim Poster, as they manage the Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino, located in downtown Las Vegas instead of the more popular Las Vegas Strip.

The show was created by Mark Burnett, the creator of Survivor. It was canceled shortly before the last three episodes of the series could be broadcast due to dismal ratings. However, sister station Fox Reality Channel picked up The Casino and broadcast the unaired episodes and then ran the series in re-runs until its cancellation from that network.

The theme song, "Two Shots of Happy, One Shot of Sad", was written by Bono and The Edge, and performed by Matt Dusk.

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