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Photo of Gene Rayburn with Dennis Weaver and Michael Landon as celebrity team captains for a special edition of the television game program The Match Game.

About Match Game

Match Game is an American television panel game show that premiered on NBC in 1962 and was revived several times over the course of the next few decades. The game featured contestants trying to come up with answers to fill-in-the-blank questions, with the object being to match answers given by celebrity panelists. The Match Game in its original version ran on NBC's daytime lineup from 1962 until 1969. The show returned with a significantly changed format in 1973 on CBS (also in daytime) and became a major success, with an expanded panel, larger cash payouts, and emphasis on humor. The CBS series, referred to on air as Match Game 73 to start and updated every new year, ran until 1979 on CBS, at which point it moved to first-run syndication (without the year attached to the title, as Match Game) and ran for three more seasons, ending in 1982. Concurrently with the weekday run, from 1975 to 1981, a once-a-week fringe time version, Match Game PM, was also offered in syndication for airing just before prime time hours. Match Game returned to NBC in 1983 as part of a sixty-minute hybrid series with Hollywood Squares, then saw a daytime run on ABC in 1990 and another for syndication in 1998; each of these series lasted one season. It returned to ABC in a weekly prime time edition on June 26, 2016, running as an off-season replacement series. All of these revivals used the 1970s format as their basis, with varying modifications. The series was a production of Mark Goodson/Bill Todman Productions, along with its successor companies, and has been franchised around the world, often under the name Blankety Blanks. In 2013, TV Guide ranked the 1973–79 version CBS version of Match Game as No. 4 on its list of the 60 greatest game shows ever.

Cast and crew

The following people were involved in the making of Match Game:

Sutton Foster
American actress
Alive
Leah Remini
American actress
Alive
Jane Krakowski
American actress
Alive
Kirstie Alley
American actress
Alive
Brooklyn Decker
American model and actress
Alive
Rick Fox
Canadian former basketball player and actor
Alive
Fannie Flagg
American actress, comedian and author
Alive
Debra Messing
American actress
Alive
Paul Williams
American composer, singer, songwriter and actor
Alive
Tyler Hoechlin
American actor
Alive
Joel McHale
American comedian, actor, and television host
Alive
Amy Sedaris
American comedian
Alive
Kenan Thompson
American actor
Alive
Melissa Fumero
American actress
Alive
Daphne Maxwell Reid
American actress, comedian and former model
Alive
Juliet Mills
British actress
Alive
Ana Gasteyer
American actress
Alive
Joyce Bulifant
American actress
Alive
Jo Anne Worley
American actress
Alive
Colin Mochrie
Canadian actor
Alive
Loretta Swit
American actress
Alive
Michael Learned
American actress
Alive
Constance Zimmer
American actress
Alive
Kaye Ballard
American actress, singer
Dead
Markie Post
American actress
Alive
Ron Funches
American actor
Alive
Caroline Rhea
Canadian comedian and actress
Alive
Ruta Lee
Actress, dancer
Alive
Didi Conn
American actress
Alive
Skylar Astin
Fil-Am Actor
Alive
Janice Lynde
American actress
Alive
J. B. Smoove
American actor
Alive
Mario Cantone
American actor and comedian
Alive
Arte Johnson
American actor (1929-2019)
Dead
Lauralee Bell
American actress
Alive
Gary Burghoff
American actor
Alive
Jack Albertson
American character actor
Dead
D. L. Hughley
American actor and comedian
Alive
Rob Huebel
American actor
Alive
Mekhi Phifer
American actor
Alive
Tituss Burgess
actor and singer
Alive
Andrew Daly
American actor
Alive
Robert Hegyes
American actor
Dead
Rondell Sheridan
American Actor and Comedian
Alive