Top-US-Grossing Game-Show Titles


1. RuPaul's Drag Race (2009– )

TV-14 | 45 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

8.2
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RuPaul searches for America's next drag superstar.

Stars: RuPaul, Michelle Visage, Santino Rice, Jason Carter

Votes: 6,448

2. The Bachelorette (2003– )

60 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV, Romance

3.1
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A single bachelorette dates multiple men over several weeks, narrowing them down to hopefully find her true love.

Stars: Chris Harrison, Nick Viall, Ashley Hebert, Ali Fedotowsky

Votes: 3,692

3. America's Got Talent (2006– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

5.6
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A weekly talent competition where an array of performers -- from singers and dancers, to comedians and novelty acts -- vie for a $1 million cash prize.

Stars: Nick Cannon, Howie Mandel, Sharon Osbourne, Piers Morgan

Votes: 7,370

4. Survivor (2000– )

60 min | Adventure, Game-Show, Reality-TV

7.0
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A reality show where a group of contestants are stranded in a remote location with little more than the clothes on their back. The lone survivor of this contest takes home a million dollars.

Stars: Jeff Probst, Rob Mariano, Oscar Lusth, Rupert Boneham

Votes: 18,508

5. So You Think You Can Dance (2005– )

60 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

6.8
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Dancers skilled in everything from ballroom and ballet to salsa, jive, hip-hop and krumping, all compete to be named the best. Dancers must impress the judges with their moves and rigorous ... See full summary »

Stars: Nigel Lythgoe, Mark Thompson, Cat Deeley, Mary Murphy

Votes: 9,275

6. American Grit (2016– )

60 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

7.1
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Four teams of four regular Americans being lead by four military veterans compete in obstacles to see who has what it takes to have American Grit.

Stars: Tony Touchdown Simmons, Jim Vaglica, John Cena, Michael Wilson Morgan

Votes: 326

7. Face Off (2011– )

TV-PG | 44 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

8.2
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Face Off is a competition/elimination series exploring the world of special-effects make-up artists and the unlimited imagination which allows them to create amazing works of living art. ... See full summary »

Stars: McKenzie Westmore, Glenn Hetrick, Ve Neill, Michael Westmore

Votes: 5,184

8. The Challenge (1998– )

60 min | Adventure, Game-Show, Reality-TV

7.5
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Past members of "The Real World," "Road Rules," "Are You the One?," first time cast members called "Fresh Meat," and relatives of these members, compete against each other for the chance to win a cash prize.

Stars: T.J. Lavin, Johnny 'Bananas' Devenanzio, Chris 'C.T.' Tamburello, Aneesa Ferreira

Votes: 1,417

9. The Amazing Race (2001– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Game-Show

7.6
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Multiple teams race around the globe for $1,000,000 to 'amazing' locations.

Stars: Phil Keoghan, Jet McCoy, Cord McCoy, Herbert 'Flight Time' Lang

Votes: 12,121

10. America's Next Top Model (2003– )

TV-PG | 42 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

5.6
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A cyclical competition where women from all over the U.S. compete for the honor of being America's next "it girl" in the modeling world.

Stars: Adrianne Curry, Yoanna House, Tyra Banks, J. Alexander

Votes: 16,049

11. The Gong Show (2017– )

60 min | Game-Show

An updated version of the 1970s game show that allowed people with all different types of talent compete before a panel of celebrity judges.

Stars: Mike Myers, Will Arnett, Ken Jeong, Zach Galifianakis

12. American Ninja Warrior (2009– )

TV-PG | 40 min | Action, Game-Show, Sport

6.9
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Contestants run, jump, crawl, climb, hang, and swing through crazy obstacles as they compete to become the next American Ninja champion.

Stars: Matt Iseman, Akbar Gbajabiamila, Jenn Brown, Angela Sun

Votes: 2,086

13. Whose Line Is It Anyway? (1998–2006)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Game-Show

8.6
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Improvisational comedy competition show in which four members of the regular cast as comedians and often with guest appearances with other comedians and celebrities and members of the audience perform various comic games and sketches.

Stars: Drew Carey, Colin Mochrie, Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady

Votes: 33,194

14. Whose Line Is It Anyway? (2013– )

22 min | Comedy, Game-Show

8.5
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Aisha Tyler hosts this skit comedy show where the actors on the show, usually Wayne Brady, Colin Mochrie, Ryan Stiles and another guest star or two do different comedy skits. It's all improv and made up on the spot.

Stars: Colin Mochrie, Aisha Tyler, Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady

Votes: 4,930

15. Big Brother (II) (2000– )

TV-14 | 44 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

5.3
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Contestants must compete against each other for a chance to win $500,000 in a house wired with cameras and microphones, capturing their every move for a TV and Internet audience.

Stars: Julie Chen, Phil Proctor, George Boswell, Clayton Halsey

Votes: 8,242

16. Match Game 73 (1973–1982)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Game-Show

8.4
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The five-day-a-week syndicated successor to the popular CBS game show, where two contestants compete to match fill-in-the-blank phrases with those of the celebrities.

Stars: Gene Rayburn, Johnny Olson, Brett Somers, Richard Dawson

Votes: 1,173

17. Forged in Fire (2015– )

42 min | Game-Show

8.2
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Four custom knife makers compete to make the best usable knife through a series of challenges.

Stars: Wil Willis, J. Neilson, David Lain Baker, Doug Marcaida

Votes: 765

18. Masterchef (II) (2010– )

42 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

7.3
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A nationwide search for the best home cooks in America. One of 50 hopefuls will become a culinary star and one of America's "Masterchefs."

Stars: Gordon Ramsay, Charlie Ryan, Graham Elliot, Joe Bastianich

Votes: 5,830

19. Fear Factor (I) (2001– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV, Thriller

5.6
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In each pulse-racing "Fear Factor" episode, contestants (sometimes solo, often paired with spouses, siblings or best friends) recruited from across the nation must decide if they have the ... See full summary »

Stars: Joe Rogan, Meghan Allen, Meg Daleske, Monica Gonzales

Votes: 5,387

20. The Voice (2011– )

60 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

6.6
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Four famous musicians search for the best voices in America and will mentor these singers to become artists. America will decide which singer will be worthy of the grand prize.

Stars: Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Carson Daly, Christina Aguilera

Votes: 10,083

21. The Apprentice (2004– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

5.3
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A reality-tv based show in which contestants compete for a job as an apprentice to billionaire American Donald Trump.

Stars: Donald J. Trump, Ivanka Trump, George Ross, Robin Himmler

Votes: 6,757

22. Dancing with the Stars (I) (2005– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Family, Game-Show, Music

4.8
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U.S. reality show based on the British series "Strictly Come Dancing," where celebrities partner up with professional dancers and compete against each other in weekly elimination rounds to determine a winner.

Stars: Tom Bergeron, Carrie Ann Inaba, Bruno Tonioli, Len Goodman

Votes: 8,427

23. The Bachelor (2002– )

60 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV, Romance

3.0
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A single bachelor dates multiple women over several weeks, narrowing them down to hopefully find his true love.

Stars: Chris Harrison, Brad Womack, Sean Lowe, Becca Tilley

Votes: 4,751

24. Beat Shazam (2017– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Game-Show, Music

7.3
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Teams of two race to identify songs by sound in hopes of winning a cash prize.

Stars: Jamie Foxx, October Gonzalez, DJ Irie, Odell Beckham Jr.

Votes: 109

25. Project Runway (2004– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

7.3
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Heidi Klum hosts a reality series where aspiring fashion designers compete for a chance to break into the industry. Each week, a designer is eliminated from the competition after exhibiting their work in front of a judges' panel.

Stars: Tim Gunn, Heidi Klum, Nina Garcia, Michael Kors

Votes: 8,650

26. To Tell the Truth (I) (2016– )

60 min | Game-Show

6.6
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Three contestants claim to be a person with an unusual distinction or occupation; one is telling the truth, and the other two are impostors. Four panelists ask them questions in hopes of identifying which contestant is telling the truth.

Stars: Anthony Anderson, Doris Bowman, Jalen Rose, Betty White

Votes: 128

27. Hell's Kitchen (2005– )

TV-14 | 42 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

7.0
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World renowned chef Gordon Ramsay puts aspiring young chefs through rigorous cooking challenges and dinner services at his restaurant in Hollywood, "Hell's Kitchen", to determine which one ... See full summary »

Stars: Gordon Ramsay, Jean Philippe Susilovic, Scott Leibfried, Jason Thompson

Votes: 15,530

28. Fear Factor (2017– )

Game-Show

6.2
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Add a Plot

Stars: Ludacris, Christopher Glenn

Votes: 45

29. American Idol (2002– )

TV-PG | 42 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

4.2
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Twelve finalists and/or future singers (six men and six women) who were selected from America, compete in a talent contest in which they were asked to sing any song they like on this "Star ... See full summary »

Stars: Ryan Seacrest, Mark Thompson, Randy Jackson, Simon Cowell

Votes: 19,795

30. Celebrity Family Feud (2008– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Game-Show

6.1
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Celebrity families face-off to win money.

Stars: Steve Harvey, Al Roker, Burton Richardson, Laila Ali

Votes: 290

31. To Tell the Truth (1956–1968)

TV-G | 30 min | Family, Game-Show

7.4
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Classic game show in which a person of some notoriety and two impostors try to match wits with a panel of four celebrities. The object of the game is to try to fool the celebrities into ... See full summary »

Stars: Bud Collyer, Kitty Carlisle, Tom Poston, Peggy Cass

Votes: 290

32. The Gong Show (1976–1980)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Game-Show

7.0
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Amateur talent contest judged by three celebrities.

Stars: Chuck Barris, Trixie Dejonge, Gary Owens, Rocky Bonifield

Votes: 493

33. QI (2003– )

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Game-Show

8.6
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A comedy panel game in which being Quite Interesting is more important than being right. Stephen Fry is joined each week by four comedians to share anecdotes and trivia, and maybe answer some questions as well.

Stars: Alan Davies, Stephen Fry, Bill Bailey, Phill Jupitus

Votes: 24,691

34. Mock the Week (2005– )

29 min | Comedy, Game-Show

7.9
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A comedic look at current events.

Stars: Dara O'Briain, Hugh Dennis, Andy Parsons, Frankie Boyle

Votes: 6,008

35. Food Network Star (2005– )

TV-G | 60 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

6.4
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A food network contest to find a well rounded great chef with a unique point of view and hosting type of personality to host their own show!

Stars: Bobby Flay, Giada De Laurentiis, Bob Tuschman, Susie Fogelson

Votes: 966

36. The Price Is Right (1972– )

TV-G | 60 min | Family, Game-Show

7.7
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Contestants compete for prizes and cash, including cars and vacations, in games that test their knowledge of consumer goods pricing.

Stars: Bob Barker, Janice Pennington, Dian Parkinson, Holly Hallstrom

Votes: 2,567

37. Cutthroat Kitchen (2013– )

60 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

7.2
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Chefs are asked to overcome major obstacles and acts of sabotage in this reality competition.

Stars: Alton Brown, Jet Tila, Simon Majumdar, Antonia Lofaso

Votes: 1,328

38. The Crystal Maze (1990–2017)

60 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

8.5
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A team of 6 contestants play a series of physical, mental, skill and mystery games across 4 themed zones gaining as many crystals as possible which determine how many seconds they get as they attempt to win a prize inside the Crystal Dome.

Stars: Richard O'Brien, Edward Tudor-Pole, Sandra Caron, Richard Ayoade

Votes: 1,197

39. MasterChef Junior (I) (2013– )

60 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

6.7
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24 of the best junior home cooks in the country between the ages of eight and 13 will compete in the first audition round and present their dishes to the judges.

Stars: Charlie Ryan, Gordon Ramsay, Graham Elliot, Joe Bastianich

Votes: 1,808

40. A League of Their Own (2010– )

45 min | Comedy, Game-Show, Sport

8.1
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Sports-based comedy panel game hosted by Gavin and Stacey star James Corden and features Andrew Flintoff and Jamie Redknapp as team captains and John Bishop and Georgie Thompson were ... See full summary »

Stars: James Corden, Andrew Flintoff, Jamie Redknapp, Jack Whitehall

Votes: 826

41. Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge (2016– )

Game-Show

6.4
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This show is a test against a person's will and strength. Teams work together to win each race and to advance throughout the brackets... And a chance at the finals and a prize of 250,000 dollars.

Stars: M.J. Acosta, Evan Dollard, Dhani Jones, Kyle Martino

Votes: 97

42. American Gladiators (1989–1997)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Game-Show, Sport

6.6
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The teams compete in such events as Power Ball, Assault, The Wall and Hang Tough. The Eliminator round decides the winner of the tournament.

Stars: Mike Adamle, Jim Starr, Raye Hollitt, Larry Thompson

Votes: 1,647

43. Top Chef (2006– )

60 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

7.6
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A reality competition show in which chefs compete against one another in culinary challenges and are a judged by a panel of food and wine experts, with one or more contestants eliminated each episode.

Stars: Tom Colicchio, Padma Lakshmi, Gail Simmons, Richard Blais

Votes: 4,691

44. 8 Out of 10 Cats (2005– )

24 min | Comedy, Game-Show

7.8
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A topical news panel show with Jimmy Carr as host, and team captains Sean Lock and Jon Richardson.

Stars: Jimmy Carr, Sean Lock, John Pohlhammer, Jon Richardson

Votes: 4,074

45. Family Feud (1999– )

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy, Game-Show

7.0
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Hosted by Steve Harvey, two families battle it out by answering survey questions for a chance to win $20,000 and, after 5 wins, a new car.

Stars: Steve Harvey, Rubin Ervin, Burton Richardson, John O'Hurley

Votes: 1,819

46. Ultimate Beastmaster (2017– )

55 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

7.3
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Eighteen competitors run an obstacle course known as "The Beast", where nine of them will be crowned "Beastmaster", and will compete against each other to be crowned Ultimate Beastmaster.

Stars: Rafinha Bastos, Anderson Silva, Terry Crews, Charissa Thompson

Votes: 813

47. Brain Games (2011– )

TV-G | 30 min | Documentary, Comedy, Drama

8.5
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An examination of the nature of human perception and how it can be fooled.

Stars: Jason Silva, Bert Thomas Morris, Apollo Robbins, Eric Leclerc

Votes: 2,103

48. The Wall (2016– )

42 min | Game-Show

6.4
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The Wall is 4 stories high and "can change lives". The game is played by two people together. The first portion of the game is Freefall. Contestants must answer questions before balls ... See full summary »

Star: Chris Hardwick

Votes: 198

49. Wheel of Fortune (1983– )

TV-G | 30 min | Family, Game-Show

6.8
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Hosted by Pat Sajak, this game show features 3 contestants who try to solve a puzzle by spinning the wheel and guessing letters in a word or phrase.

Stars: Pat Sajak, Vanna White, Charlie O'Donnell, Jim Thornton

Votes: 1,831

50. Jeopardy! (1984– )

TV-G | 30 min | Game-Show

8.2
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A returning champion and two challengers test their buzzer skills and their knowledge in a wide range of academic and popular categories.

Stars: Alex Trebek, Johnny Gilbert, Jimmy McGuire, Sarah Whitcomb Foss

Votes: 4,414