Snoop Dogg, Shannon Elizabeth and Shannen Doherty are among 25 stars putting their luck to the test in a new CELEBRITY BLACKJACK TV tournament in America.

The celebrities will chance their hands with professional blackjack ace 'HOLLYWOOD' DAVE STANN dealing the cards over five weeks of games, with the finalists doing battle on TV on 9 August (04).

Other celebrities at the tables include actor Billy Baldwin and his wife Chynna Phillips, former SUPERMAN DEAN CAIN, Melissa Joan Hart, comic Andy Dick and SEINFELD star Jason Alexander.

The games will be shown on America's Game Show Network.

Hollywood's card sharks are also showing off their poker skills on TV this summer (04) - Matthew Perry and Mena Suvari are among those taking part in a second series of CELEBRITY POKER on cable network BRAVO.

03/06/2004 09:19