Perhaps the greatest TV talk show ever, though, wasn’t actually a “real” program at all, but HBO’s groundbreaking “The Larry Sanders Show,” a fictional chat fest which was even more authentic than the actual thing it mercilessly satirized.
A California woman became only the second contestant in the history of “Wheel of Fortune” to win $1 million on the long-running game show.
The Scrooges over at “Wheel of Fortune” denied a contestant a win on Wednesday’s episode of the long-running game show due to her pronunciation.
File this one under the category of “Before & After.” Pat Sajak admitted during an interview of ESPN2’s “Dan Le Batard is Highly Questionable” that a little (or a lot of) booze played a role during “Wheel of Fortune’s” early years. While on break between taping episodes of the show, Sajak said that he and […]
By BETH HARRIS, Associated Press LAS VEGAS – Wayne Brady is right at home amid the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas, so he jumped at the chance to put on the old razzle-dazzle as host of the Daytime Emmys. Brady first hosted the awards honoring everything from soap operas to game shows to talk […]
Now Keith Olbermann’s feuding with . . . Pat Sajak? Yes, it’s true – the outwardly mild-mannered ‘Wheel of Fortune’ host has penned a scathing critique of Olbermann for a right-leaning website, based on Sajak’s memories of Olbermann as a guest on ‘The Pat Sajak Show’ more than 20 years ago. In the piece posted […]
Have you ever had a good feeling about something? Caitlin Burke sure did when she became a ‘one letter winner’ on ‘Wheel of Fortune‘ in one of the most impressive wins in the show’s history. Burke, 26, correctly guessed a seven-word phrase comprised of 27 letters with just one letter revealed in Friday’s episode of […]
LOS ANGELES — Charlie O’Donnell, the announcer whose voice has opened ‘Wheel of Fortune‘ for decades, has died. He was 78. Agent Fred Wostbrock said Monday that O’Donnell – the voice of the game show even before hosts Pat Sajak and Vanna White appeared – died late Sunday at his Los Angeles home. The cause […]
Larry Miller is not a liar. Well, okay, technically he is… if you consider acting a form of lying. In fact, over the past two decades, the veteran actor/comedian has built himself quite a career playing make-believe, both on TV (‘10 Things I Hate About You,’ ‘Boston Legal‘) and in film (‘Kiss Kiss Bang Bang,’ […]