The 35th instalment of Survivor premieres on September 27th, under one month away. 18 new castaways have been released today, including a former NFL player, doctor and Olympian.

This season, the castaways will be split into three groups of six as they all fight for the title of being named sole survivor and the juicy $1 million dollars.

So let’s meet this seasons competitors!

LEVU aka Heroes

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(L to R: Ben Driebergen, Chrissy Hofbeck, Alan Ball, Ashley Nolan, John “JP” Hilsabeck, Katrina Radke)

Ben Driebergen
Age: 34
Current Residence: Boise, Id.
Occupation: Marine

Chrissy Hofbeck
Age:
 46
Current Residence: Glen Gardner, N.J.
Occupation: Financial Analyst

Alan Ball
Age: 31
Current Residence: Houston, Texas
Occupation: NFL Player

Ashley Nolan
Age: 26
Current Residence: Satellite Beach, Fla.
Occupation: Lifeguard

John “JP” Hilsabeck
Age: 
28
Current Residence: Los Angeles
Occupation: Firefighter

Katrina Radke
Age: 46
Current Residence: Excelsior, Minn.
Occupation: Olympian

SOKO aka Healers

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(L to R: Joe Mena, Cole Medders, Mike Zahalsky, Jessica Johnston, Desiree Williams, Roark Luskin)

Joe Mena
Age: 
34
Current Residence: Tolland, Conn.
Occupation: Probation Officer

Cole Medders
Age: 
24
Current Residence: Little Rock, Ark.
Occupation: Wilderness Therapy Guide

Mike Zahalsky
Age: 43
Current Residence: Parkland, Fla.
Occupation: Urologist

Jessica Johnston
Age: 
29
Current Residence: 
Louisville, Ky.
Occupation: 
Nurse Practitioner

Desiree “Desi” Williams
Age: 
27
Current Residence: Newport News, Va.
Occupation: Physical Therapist

Roark Luskin
Age: 
27
Current Residence: Santa Monica, Calif.
Occupation: Social Worker

YAWA aka Hustlers

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(L to R: Devon Pinto, Lauren Rimmer, Patrick Bolton, Ryan Ulrich, Ali Elliott, Simone Nguyen)

Devon Pinto
Age: 23
Current Residence: Solana Beach, Calif.
Occupation: Surf Instructor 

Lauren Rimmer
Age: 35
Current Residence: Beaufort, N.C.
Occupation: Fisherman

Patrick Bolton
Age: 24
Current Residence: Auburn, Ala.
Occupation: Small Business Owner

Ryan Ulrich
Age: 
23
Current Residence: North Arlington, N.J.
Occupation: Bellhop

Alexandrea “Ali” Elliott
Age: 
24
Current Residence: Los Angeles, Calif.
Occupation: Celebrity Assistant

Simone Nguyen
Age:
 25
Current Residence: New York City
Occupation: Diversity Advocate

Survivor 35: Heroes v Healers v Hustlers premieres September 27th – come chat about the cast on our forums!