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'Survivor' First Look: Watch the First 4 Minutes of Wednesday's Premiere (Video)

The CBS reality competition features its first "Brawn vs. Brains vs. Beauty" twist this season.

Survivor returns Wednesday night with the CBS reality competition's first "Brawn vs. Brains vs. Beauty" twist.

The 18 castaways have been split into three tribes: The "brawn" tribe includes former NBA all-star Cliff Robinson, the "brains" tribe has an average IQ of 130 and includes Miami Marlins president David Samson, and the "beauty" tribe features a pageant queen, a male model and a former NFL cheerleader.

PHOTOS: Meet the 'Brawn vs. Brains vs. Beauty' Castaways

The Hollywood Reporter has a look at the first four-and-a-half minutes of Wednesday's two-hour premiere, in which viewers meet several of the castaways. The video, above, also features host Jeff Probst's revelation to the tribes about how they've been grouped.

This season -- which was filmed in Cagayan, a province in the Philippines -- will debut at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26.