Press Release

June 29, 2022

Celebrity Family Feud: SEASON PREMIERE - Abbott Elementary vs. Hacks and Kal Penn vs. Erika Christensen (7/10)

“Abbott Elementary vs. Hacks and Kal Penn vs. Erika Christensen” – Hosted by Steve Harvey, the eighth season of “Celebrity Family Feud” kicks off with the cast from ABC’s breakout hit show “Abbott Elementary” playing against the cast of “Hacks,” led by Emmy® Award-winning actress Jean Smart, where they compete to win money for their respective charities. In the next game, actor Kal Penn goes head-to-head with actor Erika Christensen to see who comes out on top in the hilarious season premiere episode, SUNDAY, JULY 10 (8:00-9:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC. (TV-PG, L) Watch episodes on demand and on Hulu the day following their premieres.

The celebrity teams trying to guess what the “survey said” are the following:


Team “Abbott Elementary,” playing for DonorsChoose:

  • Quinta Brunson
  • Lisa Ann Walter
  • Sheryl Lee Ralph
  • Ms. Joyce Abbott
  • Tyler James Williams


Team “Hacks,” playing for Feeding America:

  • Jean Smart
  • Christopher McDonald
  • Poppy Liu
  • Mark Indelicato
  • Rose Abdoo


Team Kal Penn, playing for Baby2Baby:

  • Kal Penn
  • Brandy Wright
  • Nick Wright
  • Kripa Bhagat
  • Christina Freeman Modi


Team Erika Christensen, playing for The Cameron Heyward Foundation:

  • Erika Christensen
  • Cole Maness
  • Kim Hendricks
  • Dane Christensen
  • Monet Hendricks