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Grab your Buffs! Season 45 of "Survivor," the long-running CBS reality show, premieres Wednesday.
This season features 18 total castaways – 17 new contestants and one returning player, all vying for the $1 million cash prize and the title of Sole Survivor. Bruce Perreault returns this season, after a medical evacuation forced him to go home during the first episode last season.
Here's what's to know about tonight's premiere.
Is 'Survivor' on tonight?
Yes. "Survivor" premieres Wednesday, Sept. 27.
What time does 'Survivor' start?
"Survivor" begins at 8 p.m. ET. Wednesday. It will air until 9:30 p.m.
How long are 'Survivor' episodes?
"Ninety minutes allows us to show more reality scenes at their beaches," Probst said. "It allows us to show an Immunity Idol hunt, for instance, where we can take you much deeper into the hunt for the idol and the drama that comes with the discovery of an idol."
What channel is 'Survivor' on?
CBS will broadcast Wednesday's "Survivor" season premiere. The show is also available to stream live on Paramount+, where viewers can watch it on demand the next day.
'Survivor' season 45 cast
Here's the full cast for "Survivor 45," per CBS:
Austin Li Coon, 26, grad student.
Dee Valladares, 26, entrepreneur.
Brandon Donlon, 26, content producer.
Emily Flippen, 28, investment analyst.
Brandon "Brando" Meyer, 23, software developer.
Hannah Rose, 33, therapist.
Janani Krishnan-Jha, 24, singer (stage name: J. Maya).
Bruce Perreault, 47, insurance agent.
Drew Basile, 23, grad student.
Julie Alley, 49, estate attorney.
Jake O'Kane, 26, attorney.
Katurah Topps, 35, civil rights attorney.
Kaleb Gebrewold, 29, software sales.
Kellie Nalbandian, 30, critical care nurse.
Nicholas "Sifu" Alsup, 30, gym owner.
Kendra McQuarrie, 31, bartender.
Sean Edwards, 35, school principal.
Sabiyah Broderick, 28, truck driver.
This article originally appeared on Cincinnati Enquirer: What time does 'Survivor' start? How to watch season premiere tonight