Poker ace Phil Hellmuth joins the series as commentator as the eighth tournament kicks off from New Orleans. Game 1 players are Bryan Cranston, Jamie Bamber, Jason Alexander, Susie Essman and Kevin Sorbo. Dave Foley returns as host. The winnings benefit Hurricane Katrina charities.
Greg Behrendt, Andrea Martin, Kim Coles, Michael Ian Black and Jorge Garcia are "all in" for poker play in Game 2 of the eighth tournament. Dave Foley hosts from New Orleans.
Fred Savage, Jennifer Tilly, Brett Butler, Doug E. Doug and online tournament champ Ida Siconolfi participate in Game 3 of the eighth tournament. Dave Foley hosts from New Orleans, and Phil Hellmuth chips in with commentary.
Players Mario Cantone, Jenna Fischer, Rocco DiSpirito, Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key compete in Game 4. Dave Foley hosts from Harrah's New Orleans, with Phil Hellmuth dealing out commentary.
Christopher Meloni, Robin Tunney, Andy Dick, Joy Behar, and Macy Gray are playing poker in New Orleans, looking to go all in for their favorite charities.
The five winners from the previous games in the eighth tournament compete in the championship contest. The winnings benefit Hurricane Katrina charities.