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Jeopardy Airs Message from Alex Trebek Ahead of Final Episodes

Jeopardy! Airs Message from Alex Trebek Ahead of Final Episodes

Though he passed away from stage 4 pancreatic cancer at the age of 80 in November 2020, late Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek had one final message of love and hope to share with viewers on Monday. Before the first of his final run of episodes (set to air through Friday, January 8), Trebek took a […]

Wipeout Contestant Dies Following Obstacle Course Run

Wipeout Contestant Dies Following Obstacle Course Run

TBS and Endemol Shine North America's Wipeout suffered a tragedy on Wednesday, with TMZ reporting that a contestant on the game show died after going into cardiac arrest following a running of the obstacle course The network and production company confirmed the news, with a TBS representative telling Variety, "We are devastated to have learned[...]

Jeopardy Host Alex Trebek on His Surprise Favorite Impersonation

Jeopardy! Host Alex Trebek on His Surprise Favorite Impersonation

As far as becoming such a staple and its place in pop culture history, there plenty of instances where the game show was parodied Most famously, the host was played by Will Ferrell on the long-running NBC late-night series Saturday Night Live On SNL’s “Celebrity Jeopardy” conceived by Norm MacDonald, the skit typically involved the[...]

Jeopardy: Beloved Host Alex Trebek Passes Away Age 80

Jeopardy!: Beloved Host Alex Trebek Passes Away, Age 80

News of Trebek's passing was announced via the long-running game show's Twitter account with the following statement: "Jeopardy! is saddened to share that Alex Trebek passed away peacefully at home early this morning, surrounded by family and friends Thank you, Alex." Trebek was married to Elaine Callei (now Elaine Trebek Kares) from 1974 until their divorce[...]

Floor is Lava Review: So Is Stop Touching Me: The Game Show Next

Floor is Lava Review: So Is "Stop Touching Me: The Game Show" Next?

Hosted by Top Gear's Rugledge Wood, each episode the teams are presented with a room; kitchen, living room, dining room they must get from one end to the other for a chance to win $10,000.  The team that has the highest number of members survive and make it to the end is crowned the winner.[caption id="attachment_1227521"[...]

Ryan Reynolds Adam Scott Hope We Dont Like Doing What Were Told

Ryan Reynolds, Adam Scott Hope We Don't Like Doing What We're Told

But if they want to walk away with the green and top honors, they're going to have to abide by one simple rule: Don't.[caption id="attachment_1219789" align="aligncenter" width="600"] DON'T - "Don't Be a Wiseguy" (ABC/Guy D'Alema) ADAM SCOTT[/caption]Except this is coming from the twistedly funny minds of Reynolds and Scott, so expect Reynolds to be chiming[...]


Hot Ones: The Game Show As Nasty As We Want It To Be [SPOILER REVIEW]

"Hot Ones: The Game Show" As Nasty As We Want It To Be [SPOILER REVIEW]

If you enjoy watching others suffer intolerably, possibly soil themselves, and go catatonic, then truTV's Hot Ones: The Game Show (hosted by Sean Evans) is the show for you This insane, sadistic game show has two teams competing for a chance to win $25,000 while answering trivia questions - but really? That's just an excuse[...]

Cash Cab: Bravo Set to Revive Taxi-Based Game Show Ben Bailey Returning

"Cash Cab": Bravo Set to Revive Taxi-Based Game Show; Ben Bailey Returning

Bravo is getting ready to offer some lucky New Yorkers or tourists another opportunity to do more in the back of cab than fear for your lives or things we can't write in a family-friendly article. That's right: Cash Cab is back patrolling the streets with returning host/comedian Ben Bailey, from All3Media's Lion Television. The […]

Press Your Luck: ABC Bets on Elizabeth Banks as Game Show Revival Host

'Press Your Luck': ABC Bets on Elizabeth Banks as Game Show Revival Host

ABC continues to do its part to ensure that every single game show in existence gets its very own reboot, so Press Your Luck is the latest summer game show revival heading our way - but this one already has a major bonus going for it: actor/director Elizabeth Banks is taking on the hosting role[...]

ABC Orders Card Sharks Press Your Luck Game Show Revivals

ABC Orders 'Card Sharks', 'Press Your Luck' Game Show Revivals

ABC is giving the next generation of game show fans a chance to Press Your Luck and prove themselves real Card Sharks and Press Your Luck, with network ordering revivals of the two shows with Fremantle taking producing duties Production is expected to start this spring, with hosts and premiere dates still to be announced.[caption[...]

Jeopardy Host Alex Trebek Reveals Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer Diagnosis

'Jeopardy' Host Alex Trebek Reveals Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer Diagnosis

Long-time Jeopardy host and pop culture icon Alex Trebek took to the game show's YouTube channel to announce that he has been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer Sources close to Trebek say he will begin chemotherapy treatments immediately, and will attept to finish out the remainder of the game show's season.Having hosted the popular[...]

The Masked Singer Episode 4 Recap: This Week Another Mask Bites The Dust [SPOILERS]

'The Masked Singer' Episode 4 Recap: This Week, "Another Mask Bites The Dust" [SPOILERS]

Competitions are winding down on FOX's The Masked Singer with Rabbit, Bee, Alien, Crow, and Poodle taking the stage this week. The clues were more cryptic, but most of the performances pretty solid. Fellow "Mask-erader" Leigh Kade and I will get you up-to-speed on our latest celebrity guesses as we recap the hijinx. Alien Performance https://youtu.be/CwAb0yQ5bik Clues […]

Twitch Launches a New Game Show Called Stream On

Twitch Launches a New Game Show Called 'Stream On'

Today, Twitch announced the launch of a brand-new game show coming to their weekly feed of live programming called Stream On The show will debut in March 2018 and will feature streamers who have become partnered with the company, but need just a little extra boost to make their channel come alive The details of what[...]

A BC October: Tales From Terror-Vision Murder In Small Town X (2001)

A BC October: Tales From Terror-Vision! 'Murder In Small Town X' (2001)

Best described as a twisted mash-up of a reality television show, game show, and mystery drama, Fox's Murder in Small Town X was one of those shows you could easily say was about 16 years ahead of its time Then again, it was so creepily disturbing that I'm not sure there would've ever been that[...]

TRAILERS: TBS Series Drop The Mic And Snoop Doggs Jokers Wild

TRAILERS: TBS Series 'Drop The Mic' And Snoop Dogg's 'Joker's Wild'

Game show reboot Snoop Dogg Presents The Joker’s Wild and singing competition series Drop the Mic are set to premiere at 10 and 10:30 p.m EST, respectively, on Tuesday, October 24th.Here's the trailer and series description for Snoop Dogg Presents The Joker’s Wild:https://youtu.be/9GRzl05ufGQ "Snoop says The Joker’s Wild was his favorite game show growing up, and now he’s[...]

Mike Myers Going Full Method Again To Host Reboot Of The Gong Show For ABC

Mike Myers Going Full Method Again To Host Reboot Of The Gong Show For ABC

ABC is launching a new, updated version of the classic game show The Gong Show for this summer, where contestants will be "gonged" by someone on the panel of hosts if their act is too terrible and needs to stop And what a panel they are assembling, with the likes of Andy Samberg, Elizabeth Banks,[...]