Each week, host Jeff Probst answers a few questions about the most recent episode of Survivor: One World.
ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY: Sometimes you guys do the pre-merge tribe shake-up and sometimes you don’t. As first day five-person alliances become more prevalent, is that something you’ll do more of to keep contestants — and viewers — on their toes?
JEFF PROBST: Hmm…you mean switching up tribes? If so, there’s no rhyme or reason as to why we do it. We have learned that a switch doesn’t mean it will buy you anything other than a chance at some new reality. But not a guarantee. After 24 seasons, we just try to find any way we can to keep them off balance going into the game. But yes five-person alliances are something we have to deal with, and I’m confident we’ll come up with something very good! READ FULL STORY »