Ciera Eastin -- 5 things to know about the 'Survivor: Game Changers' castaway
By Elizabeth Kwiatkowski, 03/04/2017
Ciera Eastin is one of the returning castaways to get another chance at winning $1 million onSurvivor: Game Changers this spring.
Ciera, a 27-year-old from Salem, OR, will be playingSurvivor for the third time.
This all-stars season, the franchise's 34th edition, will premiere with a special two-hour episode on Wednesday, March 8 at 8PM ET/PT on CBS. The show's debut marks Survivor's milestone 500th episode.
Survivor: Game Changers, filmed in the Mamanuca Islands in Fiji in June and July 2016, will feature 20 castaways who are being billed as having made some of the biggest moves in the history of the game divided into two tribes, Mana and Nuku, that are each comprised of 10 veteran players.
- Ciera is best remembered for voting out her own mother, Laura Morett, on Blood vs. Water in order to solidify trust with her alliance members and propel herself forward in the game.
- The hairstylist got pregnant at age 17 but managed to finish high school and work three jobs to support her daughter.
- Ciera told Reality TV World after the Blood vs. Water season that she believes she could have beaten the season's winner, Tyson, if she had made it to the Final 3. After all, she was voted out at the Final 5 because she was a big threat.