Wheel of Fortune (1983– )

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Pat Sajak hosts this game show, where contestants guess letters in mystery words and phrases. They win prizes based on results of spinning a wheel and guessing correctly to solve the ... See full summary »

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 Himself - Host / ... (6,030 episodes, 1983-2014)
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 Herself - Hostess / ... (6,015 episodes, 1983-2014)
Charlie O'Donnell ...
 Himself - Announcer (4,215 episodes, 1988-2010)
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Pat Sajak hosts this game show, where contestants guess letters in mystery words and phrases. They win prizes based on results of spinning a wheel and guessing correctly to solve the mystery. Vanna White stars as the 'letter-turner.' Written by Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>

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(1983 - )

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Trivia

For Season 12, their 6th year recording at CBS Television City, the puzzleboard had its light border changed in the fall of 1994 to the spring of 1995, keeping the same frame. The new boarder features golden flashing lights. Later, when moving to Sony Pictures Studios for Season 13 in the fall of 1995, the board was changed to the one when Wheel is taping a show elsewhere in the United States. This board was used until February 1997. See more »

Quotes

[Closing announcement 1992-1994]
Announcer: Merv Griffin Enterprises produces...
[drumroll/copyright screen]
Announcer: "Wheel of Fortune." Distributed by KingWorld.
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Referenced in Kiss My Act (2001) See more »

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Frisco Disco
(1983 -1989)
Composed by Merv Griffin
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BETTER THAN EVER BEFORE!!!
26 December 2002 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

More Prizes, More chances to win, Better theme music, Better sets, Better technology, and Still Pat and Vanna running the show! It's been the show to watch for the past 20 years and It's getting better and Better, with most of it's style untouched. Man I love this show!


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