Updated August 16, 2018 8:00:40ABC News has announced a $50,000 prize for people who can create the first movie to sell at least 50,000 copies of the hit ABC comedy series The Price Is Wrong.ABC will provide the first $5,000 for the winning movie, with the rest of the money going to the producers and producers’ charity.ABC Movies has been the most successful Australian film-makers with The Price is Right, earning $7.7 million in Australia in the year to March 2018, and is expected to earn $10 million more next year.
The film has also sold more than 10 million tickets worldwide.
“I think it’s a really special moment for the ABC, the network and the ABC’s content,” ABC chief content officer Luke Ryan said.
“This film is a testament to the talent and determination of the talented people who make this series, and the impact it has had on people around the world.”
We hope to give back to the ABC through our ongoing philanthropic support and are excited to give the first film away as part of the 2017-18 Australian Film Awards.
“The ABC has released the full trailer for the film.