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Joseph Herrera, a gym owner, appeared as a contestant on the fifteenth episode of the 2020-2021 revival season of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? in March 14, 2021. He won $250,000.

Joseph's Run to the Million[]

$100 (1 of 15) - Not Timed
In August of 2020, what inhospitable U.S. location reached a scorching 130 degrees Fahrenheit?
⬥ A: Niagara Falls ⬥ B: Death Valley
⬥ C: Central Park ⬥ D: The DMV

$200 (2 of 15) - Not Timed
Including minifigures of Ross, Chandler, Monica, Joey, Rachel and Phoebe, "Central Perk" is a 1,079-piece Lego set that pays tribute to what sitcom?
⬥ A: The Big Bang Theory ⬥ B: Home Improvement
⬥ C: Friends ⬥ D: Who's the Boss

$300 (3 of 15) - Not Timed
One of the three major muscle types in humans, cardiac muscle can only be found in what part of the body?
⬥ A: Heart ⬥ B: Liver
⬥ C: Eyes ⬥ D: Brain

$500 (4 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of these boats is typically the smallest?
⬥ A: Shooner ⬥ B: Dinghy
⬥ C: Barge ⬥ D: Aircraft carrier

$1,000 (5 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of these kids' games involves one person chasing another person around in a circle?
⬥ A: Hopscotch ⬥ B: Dodgeball
⬥ C: Red rover ⬥ D: Duck, duck, goose

$2,000 (6 of 15) - Not Timed
NoBunPlease.com is a website devoted to which of these trendy wellness topics?
⬥ A: Meditation ⬥ B: Ketogenic dieting
⬥ C: Goat yoga ⬥ D: Light therapy

$4,000 (7 of 15) - Not Timed
In one episode of his 2020 web series "Reunited Apart" Josh Gad discusses what classic film with Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd and Sigourney Weaver?
⬥ A: Back to the Future ⬥ B: Home Alone
⬥ C: Ghostbusters ⬥ D: Ferris Bueller's Day Off

$8,000 (8 of 15) - Not Timed
On its final departure from Sydney in 2020, what airline's last Boeing 747 followed a flight path that, fittingly, traced the shape of a kangaroo?
"50:50" lifeline used
⬥ A: Lufthansa ⬥ B: Qantas
⬥ C: El Al ⬥ D: KLM

$16,000 (9 of 15) - Not Timed
In the National Baseball Hall of Fame, the inductee whose last name comes first alphabetically has what first name?
⬥ A: Yogi ⬥ B: Wade
⬥ C: Sparky ⬥ D: Hank

$32,000 (10 of 15) - Not Timed
When Oscar the Grouch's pet worm took a trip to space, Tony Bennett appeared on "Sesame Street" and crooned what playful song?
⬥ A: Slimey to the Moon ⬥ B: Mr. Bertjangles
⬥ C: That's Elmore ⬥ D: My Funny Snuffleupagus

$64,000 (11 of 15) - Not Timed
Designer Christian Louboutin was reportedly inspired to create his shoes' signature red soles after watching his assistant do what?
"Ask the Host" lifeline used
⬥ A: Eat a strawberry ⬥ B: Polish her nails
⬥ C: Arrange flowers ⬥ D: Apply lipstick
Jimmy tells Joseph he doesn't know the answer but he does know something about this. On his show, female guests used to wear those distinct shoes. He thinks the two likely answers are B and D, and his final answer would be D.

$125,000 (12 of 15) - Not Timed
The location of Malik 'Phife Dawg' Taylor Way, Linden Boulevard and 192nd Street in Queens, NY is the site of a mural honoring what hip-hop group?
⬥ A: De La Soul ⬥ B: Run-DMC
⬥ C: A Tribe Called Quest ⬥ D: The Beastie Boys

$250,000 (13 of 15) - Not Timed
Named after the Greek goddess of the hunt, what NASA program aims to land the first woman on the moon by 2024?
"Phone-a-Friend" lifeline used
⬥ A: Artemis ⬥ B: Hera
⬥ C: Aphrodite ⬥ D: Athena
Joseph reads the question and answer choices with their corresponding letters, leaving 13 seconds for Darin to respond. Darin says he thinks it's the Artemis program; he's 90% sure.

$500,000 (14 of 15) - Not Timed
A gangster cliche for "going to jail," the phrase "up the river" originally referred to a prison up what river?
⬥ A: Ohio River ⬥ B: Hudson River
⬥ C: St. Lawrence River ⬥ D: Rio Grande
Joseph says this one is tough. He's drawing a blank and doesn't want to risk what he's won on a guess. He decides to walk away. If he were to guess, he would say A, but right answer was B: Hudson River.
Total Prize Money: $250,000
Preceded by
DeShaé Alcorn
U.S. Contestant (2020-2021 season)
Joseph Herrera
Succeeded by
Kyle Shaules