CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Two local men are appearing on 'Who Wants to be a Millionaire' this week during movie week.
In preparation for the Academy Awards on Feb. 27, the show is presenting "Netflix Million Dollar Movie Week" from Feb. 21 to 25.
Two local men will be on the show, which airs at 5 p.m. on FOX19.
Scott Mullikin is a cost coordinator from Florence. He will be on Wednesday, Feb. 23 and Thursday, Feb. 24. Scott is originally from Covington and is a 1996 graduate of Holmes High School and the son of Bill and Geneva Mullikin of Latonia. Scott's sister Dawn came to NYC with him and sat in the Millionaire audience as his on-air companion for the show.
Scott said that if he won big on Millionaire, he would retire early, buy his sister something nice and travel.
Rodger Pille is the public relations manager for Newport Aquarium and is from Cincinnati. He will appear immediately after Mullikin in the episode airing on Feb. 24.
Rodger is originally from Price Hill and is a 1991 graduate of Elder High School and the son of Charles and Carole Pille, also of Cincinnati. Rodger is married to his wife Krista, who came to NYC with him and sat in the studio audience as his on-air companion for the show. Rodger and Krista have a 2 year-old son named Charlie.
Rodger said that if he won big on Millionaire, he would save for his son's education and buy baseball season tickets.