We've reached out to HGTV and host David Bromstad for their thoughts on potentially casting the recent $1.6 billion Mega Millions victor on My Lottery Dream Home and will update this piece upon learning more.
A single ticket sold in SC matched all numbers in the historic drawing to make the lucky holder of the ticket rich beyond belief. Those tickets matched four of the first five numbers and had the Megaball number.
There were more than 15.7 million winning tickets across the game's nine prize tiers in Tuesday's drawing.
One North Carolina mom won $1 million after buying her lottery ticket Monday before the Mega Millions numbers were even announced. Those 36 tickets matched the five white balls, but did not match the Mega Ball.
There is another opportunity to win some cash, Wednesday's Powerball jackpot is an estimated $620 million.
Four second-tier winning tickets worth $1 million each were sold in NY; three were sold in Florida; two each were sold in Massachusetts, Michigan, North Carolina, New Jersey and Virginia; and one each was sold in Arizona, Washington, D.C. Iowa, Kentucky, Missouri, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. She was worth $1.8 billion from the chemical, real estate and manufacturing conglomerate, the magazine reported. He published it after he read an article where Floyd Mayweather said he spent $2,000 on lottery tickets.
Even if a lottery victor goes for annual payments and invests most of their take each year, the grand total would be less over the course of 30 years compared to the lump sum.
Sales reached almost $740 million during that time, lottery officials said. SC is one of eight states where lottery winners can keep their anonymity.
KC Mart owner CJ Patel will also be a victor. The victor has 180 days to collect the jackpot.
Until now the United States record jackpot was $1.586bn for a different lottery, called Powerball, in 2016.
"Sell me another lucky one". But it shattered the previous Mega Millions record jackpot of $656 million, which was shared by winners in Maryland, Kansas and IL in March 2012.