Carl Bilancione - Survivor: Africa
Carl Bilancione on social media: twitter
Seasons: 1 | Days: 9 | Wins: 0 | Jury: 0

Survivor: Africa (2001) - 14th place, 3rd out.

  • Voted out in Episode 3, "The Gods Are Angry" (Day 9).

Carl Bilancione - Career statistics
Challenge stats Tribal council stats Jury stats
Season ChW ChA ChW% VFB VAP TCA TC% wTCR JVF TotJ JV% SurvSc SurvAv
S3: Africa 0.41 0.74 0.55 0 4 1 -0.50 0.00 - - - 0.05 0.41
Career 0.41 0.74 0.55 0 4 1 -0.50 0.00 - - - 0.05 0.41
Carl Bilancione - Challenge record
  • S3 logo Africa challenges
    Trail Blazer - Ep1 RC/IC
    Rock n' Roll - Ep3 RC

    Tribal/team challenge record (3-for-5; 1 sit-out):

    • Africa Ep. 1 RC/IC: "Trail Blazer" - Helps push the cart, as does the rest of Samburu. With a surge at the end, Samburu wins.
    • Africa Ep. 2 RC: "Stairway to the Stars" - Helps carry and follows along, and Samburu wins again.
    • Africa Ep. 2 IC: "Safari Supper" - Drinks his first-round shot at the Damu Bar, and Samburu wins the tie-breaker.
    • Africa Ep. 3 RC: "Rock 'n Roll" - Helps roll the boulder, but Samburu rolls off course repeatedly, loses.
    • Africa Ep. 3 IC: "Distress Signal" - Sits out, as Samburu makes extremely poor decisions, loses.


    Individual challenge record (0-for-0):

    • Africa: None.


    Redemption/Exile Island duel record (0-for-0):

    • None.
Career challenge totals
  • Team/tribal challenges
    Wins: 3
    Played: 5
    Win%: 0.60
    Sat out: 1
  • Individual challenges
    Wins: 0
    Played: 0
    Win%: --
    Mean% Finish: --
  • Duels
    Wins: 0
    Played: 0
    Win%: --
    Mean% Finish: --
Carl Bilancione - Tribal Council record
  • S3 logo Africa Tribal
    Ep3 Tribal Council
    Ep3 Tribal Council

    Idols held/played: (0/0)

    • Africa: None.


    VFB - Votes for the person booted (0/1):

    • Africa: None.


    VAP - Votes against (4):

    • Africa, Ep. 3: Four votes, from Kim P., Brandon, Lindsey, and Silas (voted out, 4-4, after losing at tie-breaker trivia).


    Jury votes made (0/0):

    • Africa: None.
Career Tribal Council totals
  • Hidden idols
    Found: 0
    Played: 0
    Votes voided: --
  • Voting record
    VFB: 0
    Tribals: 1
    VAP: 4
  • Jury votes
    Made: 0
    For winners: --
    Received: --
Carl Bilancione - Pictures
  • S3 logo Africa image gallery
Carl Bilancione - Interviews
  • S3 logo Africa interviews

    Pre-game interviews

    • None?


    Post-game interviews

    • Harry Wessel at the Orlando Sentinel (10/27/01): "Carl Has Fame, Photos, No Regrets"
    • Jessica Shaw at (11/1/01): "Carl, the latest castoff, talks to"
    • SurvivorOz podcast interview (7/17/12): "Carl Bilancione interview"
Carl Bilancione - Bio
  • S3 logo Africa bio

    From his official CBS Survivor: Africa cast bio page:


    "Born in Chelsea, Massachusetts, Carl Bilancione grew up in Brooklyn, New York and Selden, Long Island, and currently lives in Winter Springs, Florida. Bilancione attended Fairleigh Dickinson University, where he earned both a Bachelor of Science and a dental degree. He currently owns his own private dental practice in Winter Park, Florida.


    Bilancione is an avid sports fan, photographer, scuba diver and marathon runner. He has competed in and completed more than six marathons, including the New York Marathon, London Marathon, Disney Marathon and Marine Corps Marathon. He hasĀ a passion for sports photography, and enjoys photographing his beloved New York Yankees and Orlando Magic.


    Carl Bilancione describes himself as highly competitive, vivacious and personable. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Florida Dental Association, the International Congress of Oral Implantology (he holds Mastership Status) and the International Society of Freelance Photographers. He is also the official photographer for The Downtown Athletic Club of Orlando, which presents the Dick Butkus Award honoring the best linebacker in college football. Bilancione has been happily married to Deborah for 21 years, and they have two children, Jessica, 17 and Bryan, 14. His birth date is June 20."