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'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire' returning for its 10th anniversary: Yay (final answer)!

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ABC announced this afternoon that it’s bringing back the Regis Philbin-hosted, primetime version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire for a 10th anniversary two-week run. Just as we suspected!

Starting Sunday, Aug. 9, ABC will air 11 episodes of its veteran quiz series, and given the other primetime game show options, this is a shockingly pleasant step in the right direction. Plus…this is still one of my all-time favorite game show moments:

Okay, PopWatchers, are you going to be phoning a friend to tell them? Or are you running for the hills, final answer?